GRANVILLE, New South Wales – Current Stadium SUPER Trucks (SST) points leader Sheldon Creed continued his assault on the SST competition capturing his eighth SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks Presented by TRAXXAS victory of the 2015 season in exciting fashion over taking the lead from Robby Gordon on the last lap in Saturday’s mud filled event in front of a capacity Australian crowd.
San Diego, Ca. – Tyme Agency athlete Eric Fitch displayed his impressive talents competing against the toughest field assembled in short-course racing by finishing in second place at the season ending Pro 2 vs. Pro 4 Challenge Cup.
Funrise Toys, manufacturer of TONKA branded products under license from Hasbro, is proud to recognize Pro Buggy and Pro Lite driver Taylor Atchison, for placing first at the Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series Championship in Lake Elsinore this past weekend. Atchison prevailed over the competition in the Pro Buggy Challenge Cup in front of a huge crowd of cheering fans.
Lake Elsinore, CA – The Stinger, Brandon Arthur, left his mark on the field when the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series held its final race weekend of the season at Lake Elsinore Motorsports Park in Lake Elsinore, California. He had a 23 point lead on 4th place in the championship point standings, so he had to put in a strong showing in round 17. He kicked the weekend off by qualifying fastest in his group with a 50.223 on lap six.
GREENVILLE, S.C. – BFGoodrich Tires returns to the 2015 SEMA show in Las Vegas to demonstrate its off-road racing leadership and heritage through its partnership with SCORE International Racing and unique interactive activities.
BFGoodrich Tires will host the one-of-a-kind Pit Crew Challenge outside its booth at the SEMA Score Baja Experience in the Silver Lot outside of the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, running from Tuesday, Nov. 3, through Thursday, Nov. 5. Each two-member team will compete against the clock, and other teams, by conducting a controlled pit stop and testing their skills in changing BFGoodrich Baja T/A® KR2 race tires and simulating a fuel stop on a SCORE Baja 1000 Class 10 buggy. The event will feature appearances by several BFGoodrich Performance Team members who are made up of professional racers, tuners and enthusiasts throughout the week.
LAKE ELSINORE, CA – Team Toyo’s Kyle LeDuc was crowned 2015 Pro 4 Class Champion this weekend in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS), making him back-to-back champ. He arrived at the Lake Elsinore Motorsports Park in Lake Elsinore, CA having already secured enough points to earn the title. Without the pressure to win the championship, LeDuc still showed his competitive spirit by qualifying first for the final Round 17 on Saturday. He ultimately finished second overall during the main event with his #99 Monster Energy / Toyo Tires Ford F-150 equipped with Toyo Open Country M/T-R tires.
GOLD COAST, Queensland – Sheldon Creed captured Saturday’s thrilling second round of the SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks Presented by TRAXXAS (SST) at the Gold Coast 600 in Gold Coast, Queensland, beating Orange, Calif. driver Robby Gordon to the line by a truck length.
Gold Coast, Queensland – Returning to Australia for the second time in 2015, 11 identically prepared SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks presented by TRAXXAS invade Queenland’s Surfers Paradise October 23-25 for Rounds 16, 17, 18, & 19 of the year-long championship.
Similar to the previous visit to Australia in February the SSTs will race the same 15-turn 1.85-mile (2.98 km) street circuit built for their much different counterparts from the V8 SuperCars, however, unlike the SuperCars the trucks will navigate over five 30-inch-tall specially designed ramps located in prime fan-viewing locations throughout the picturesque beach front circuit. The crowd-pleasing ramps will launch the trucks and their drivers nearly 20 feet (six meters) in the air and as much as 150 feet (45 meters) down course.
Southfield, Michigan – The Fifth Anniversary Edition of the Champion brand’s popular “Search for a Champion” racing sponsorship contest will award a record $200,000 (USD) in cash and prizes to more grassroots racers than ever, including beginners of all ages in virtually every form of engine-driven competition. The annual contest is sponsored by Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: FDML) and exclusive global marketer of Champion spark plugs, filters, wipers and performance chemical additives.