Costa Mesa, California – On a night where 11 Stadium SUPER Truck (SST) drivers returned to the series’ roots in Southern California, it was Robby Gordon who came out on top besting P.J. Jones at the OC Fair and Event Center Friday night.
Multiple news outlets are reporting this morning that Robert Gordon (Baja Bob), off-road racing veteran and father of NASCAR and off-road racer Robby Gordon, was found dead along with his wife Sharon yesterday afternoon. The cause of death is still being investigated, although multiple news outlets are calling the the deaths a murder-suicide.
Los Angeles, California – PCI Race Radios has developed the new Trax Stereo Intercom System and product line. Trax systems now have a 5-pin plug for true left and right, full stereo sound. Combined with new larger, high fidelity, full range speakers, the full suite of comfortable headsets, helmets and helmet wiring kits boast a music sound quality never before heard in an intercom system.
READING, Pa., – EnerSys recently announced that action sports legend Brian Deegan and daughter Hailie Deegan both will drive an ODYSSEY battery sponsored Polaris RZR UTV, in their respective classes, during the 50th anniversary of Haydays Grass Drags.
CYPRESS, Calif. – Yamaha Racing’s Corry Weller won The Off-Road Championship Series’ (TORC) first ever Pro Stock UTV Class this past Labor Day weekend in Crandon, Wisconsin. Weller’s victory in the YXZ1000R marks the pure sport Side-by-Side vehicle’s first national championship in its debut year of racing.
Crandon, WI – Brandon “The Stinger” Arthur made a trip to the birthplace of short course racing: the “Big House” in Crandon, Wisconsin, for the TORC Series. The Big House is where racing history meets wide-open throttles and thousands of ardent race fans.
CJ Greaves was the big winner this season, taking home both the PRO 4WD and PRO 2WD TORC Series titles for the second year in a row with a pair of Crandon podiums. Kyle Hart finished second in Saturday’s Atturo Tires PRO Light race to lock down his first-ever TORC Series title.
Wisconsin’s rich 46-year history of off-road truck racing has made it one of these most well-known short-course off-road racing destinations. Crandon International Raceway, specifically, has been credited as the location where short-course off-road racing was born. This weekend, Crandon adds to its legend, as the “Big House” will host the first-ever short-course off-road World Cup.
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina – Robby Gordon’s SPEED Energy Stadium Super Trucks Presented by TRAXXAS will return to the OC Fair and Event Center Sept. 16 & 17 for two nights of exciting off-road racing action at the Sand Sports Super Show.
CRANDON, Wisconsin – Leading drivers will battle it out for the big prize at the Big House this Labor Day weekend as TORC: The Off-Road Championship presented by AMSOIL returns to the legendary Crandon International Off-Road Raceway for its exciting championship finale.