Months of careful preparation and planning by the hardworking staff at Crandon International Raceway are now coming down to the final hours as the iconic facility is set to host this weekend’s second annual celebration of speed, power and dirt better known as the Forest County Potawatomi “Super Challenge” Off-Road Weekend. The unique and interactive event kicks off today with practice sessions, driver meetings, technical inspections and the excitement of mud bog racing open to the public before two big days of competition Saturday and Sunday, August 9 and 10.
SAN ANTONIO, TX – VP Racing Fuels, Inc. today announced Davidson Oil as the newest partner in VP’s retail branding program. Based in Amarillo, TX, the company provides wholesale distribution of fuels to more than 60 retail sites in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma, each of which will be evaluated for rebranding with VP Racing Fuels.
“VP’s retail brand program has so much going for it, in particular its low credit card rates which should save station owners easily hundreds, if not thousands of dollars per month,” said John Lutz, Vice President-Sales & Marketing for Davidson Oil. “VP’s program also enables stations to source unbranded fuel, which together with the low credit card rates will help reduce prices for consumers while making station owners more competitive.”
Stow, Oh. – Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) competition continued this past weekend at Glen Helen Raceway with a total of five podium finishes for Mickey Thompson competitors in rounds nine and 10.
“The competition started off as hot as the weather which then brought in some rain in round 10,” stated Ken Warner, VP of Marketing for Mickey Thompson. “The Mickey Thompson tires performed well throughout the weekend and it was really great to see these guys at the podium once again.”
STURGIS, South Dakota – Mi-Jack Products, an equipment company, is the undisputed leader in providing large equipment to the railroad and port intermodal industry. For decades, Mi-Jack has been synonymous with IndyCar and the Indy 500, and will now be represented on the #25 GUNK Pro-2, driven by Arie Luyendyk Jr.
Traverse City, Mich., August 4, 2014 – The high-flying, door-to-door, off-road racing action of TORC: The Off Road Championship makes its Strugis debut this week during Rounds 11 and 12 at the Legendary Buffalo Chip in Sturgis, South Dakota. The TORC Battle at The Chip takes place during the 74th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
San Bernardino, CA – The Stinger, Brandon Arthur, turned his venom loose on the Pro Lite field at round 10 of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series held at Glen Helen Raceway in San Bernardino, Ca. Brandon has been constantly moving up through the ranks in his rookie season in Pro Lite. In round 10, he put it all together with a convincing win over a hungry field of top-notch racers.
Corona, Calif. (August 4, 2014) — Currie and his team took to their home track this past weekend at Glen Helen Raceway. With family and friends coming to watch Currie battle with the best, the pressure was on the driver of the #2 Monster Energy ProLite. Rounds 9&10 of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series were under held under the lights, in front of packed stands and even a promise of rain.
LAS VEGAS, Nev. – With four races to go in the 2014 Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series (LOORS), Patrick Clark is ready to move forward; that’s why he’s moving back to the truck that helped him score better results last season.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (July 30, 2014) – NBCSN will broadcast Rounds 10 & 11 of the SPEED Energy Formula Off-Road Presented by Traxxas from the Toronto Grand Prix tomorrow (Thursday, July 31) at 10:30 p.m. PDT making it 1:30 a.m. (Friday, August 1st) for our fans on the East Coast.
Minneapolis – At Round 5 of the Lucas Oil Regional Off Road Series, Cody Rahders took his fifth win in a row in the Stock XP class with his Polaris/Cognito Motorsports RZR 900 and finished the day with a win in the Production 1000 class in his Cognito Motorsports/Polaris RZR XP 1000.
With the start inverted four positions for the Stock XP class, Rahders would work his way into second by the end of lap two and was in the lead by the end of lap three. He would maintain a one-second lead to the end of the race and seal his fifth win in a row.