Can-Am Maverick X3 Turbo side-by-side vehicle racer Phil Blurton won the 2017 UTV World Championship Safecraft long course overall and UTV Pro Turbo class this weekend in Laughlin, Nevada. Can-Am Maverick X3 side-by-side vehicle pilots had a great showing at the annual event, which is sanctioned by the Best In The Desert (BITD) racing association, winning two classes, including a podium sweep in the Pro UTV Unlimited ranks.
CORONA, Calif. — General Tire and Team Lucas are going racing together for the 10th year in a row in 2017. The General Tire/Team Lucas partnership includes major at-event exposure and network television coverage for the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League, Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series, Lucas Oil Speedway, Lucas Oil Modified Series, ASCS Sprint Car Series, Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, Lucas Oil AMA Motocross Championship, the Best in the Desert Series, and the annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals from Tulsa, OK.
Minneapolis – Polaris RZRs had a great showing at the Polaris RZR UTV World Championship powered by Monster Energy in Laughlin, Nevada, this past weekend. RZRs took seven of nine podiums, excluding the Unlimited class.
CRANDON, WI – After a record year in 2016, this season off-road racing’s “Big House” is getting even bigger.
“We’re excited to have Kenda Tires partner with VORE,” says Mike Self, President of VORE. “Kenda is hungry and aggressively targeting the off-road market and we are honored to be working side-by-side with them on this campaign. We’ve always been impressed with Kenda’s esteemed tire pedigree, and believe Kenda Tires will provide VORE with the same high level of quality that our unique experiences demand”.
UTVUnderground invites you back to Laughlin, NV to party, race, spectate and shop at the 2017 Polaris RZR UTV World Championship powered by Monster Energy. Don’t miss hundreds of UTV race teams featuring desert, short course and youth world championship competitions battle the brutal Nevada Desert at the Laughlin Off-Road Park for fame, glory, and a brand new 2017 Polaris RZR! Come shop and purchase aftermarket products at the UTV World Championship Tech & Contingency!
SALT LAKE CITY – TORC: The Off-Road Championship has announced new dates for Rounds 1 & 2 at The Dirt Oval at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, IL, just one hour from downtown Chicago. The May 13-14, Chicagoland Slam doubleheader will kick off the 2017 national championship season with an action packed weekend of the best short course racing to hit the dirt.
KENNESAW, GA – Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, announces both its new and returning factory-supported Side-by-Side (SxS) and ATV racers for the 2017 season, including defending champions racing the YXZ1000R pure sport SxS and class-leading YFZ450R sport ATV.
CRANDON, WI – Since 1970, Crandon International Raceway has provided three generations of loyal fans with dirt throwing, high-intensity action and history-making performances. Crandon’s purpose-built, 400-acre facility is the world finest, and has long hosted the largest crowds and most significant events in short-course off-road racing.
ADELAIDE, S.A., AUSTRALIA – Sheldon Creed out dueled Toby Price in Saturday’s thrilling second round of the SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks at the Clipsal 500 in Adelaide, South Australia.
Pole sitter Robby Gordon of Orange, Calif.; driving the SPEED Energy/ Toyo Tires truck would benefit from a poor finish on Friday to start up front in Round 2.