SCORE will be celebrating its 50th anniversary of the iconic SCORE Baja 1000 in 2017, and today it announced the four-race schedule for the 2017 SCORE World Desert Championship. Next year’s series will will feature all four races in Baja, Mexico, for the second time in the storied history of the internationally-televised desert racing series.
Coming fresh off the recent BITD Vegas to Reno race and off-site training for his big jump this weekend, Bryce Menzies and team headed to the ghost town in New Mexico where he will attempting his record-breaking jump this Saturday, August 27. Menzies will be launching his Pro 2 truck hundreds of feet in an attempt to break the off-road truck distance record of 332 feet.
Valcourt, Quebec/Canada – Can-Am / Murray Racing pilot Jason Murray piloted the brand new Maverick X3 side-by-side vehicle to the UTV Unlimited Pro class victory at the 2016 Best In The Desert Vegas To Reno race in Las Vegas, Nev. The all-new, bold Can-Am Maverick X3 X rs Turbo R side-by-side vehicle won its debut race just four short days after its worldwide unveiling in Orlando, Fla.
CRANDON, WISC.: Adding to a growing list of long-term corporate partnerships designed to ensure its long term-future, Crandon International Raceway today announced a new, three-year extension of its agreement with AMSOIL as “Official Lubricant” of the facility, as well as retaining title sponsorship to the sport of off-road racing’s richest race –- the annual Crandon AMSOIL Cup.
Charlotte, North Carolina – Returning back to the dirt for the first time in the 2016 SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks World Championship schedule, 10 identically prepared SST trucks took to The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina for the first of two recently added rounds.
Stow, Ohio – Team Mickey Thompson landed six podium spots during rounds 11 and 12 of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) competition this past weekend at the at Wild West Motorsports Park in Sparks, Nev.
CRANDON, WISC. – Celebrating the 40th anniversary of both its legendary All-Terrain T/A tire and the company’s first official entry into off-road racing at the 1976 SCORE Baja 500, BFGoodrich has been named “Official Tire” of Crandon International Raceway. Today’s partnership announcement not only expands BFGoodrich’s long relationship with the “Big House,” but is an integral component to this summer’s remodeling of its historic barn and the main entrance to the track’s highly popular “BFGoodrich PRO Pit” area of Crandon’s massive 400-acre facility.
CRANDON, WISC. – Adding even more firepower to an action-packed schedule, Crandon International Raceway has added two PRO UTV classes for the Labor Day weekend Off-Road World Championships. The announcement not only incorporates the recently added 1000cc TORC PRO Stock and PRO Mod UTVs to Saturday’s schedule, but also to Sunday’s Crandon World Cup event, part of the Red Bull Signature Series.
Los Angeles, Calif. – Sara Price, professional Motocross and off-road champion, announced today that she has joined the UFD Racing team as a racer for Stadium SUPER Trucks (SST) competitions for the rest of 2016 and the full 2017 season. The announcement follows her recent impressive finish at SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks Presented by TRAXXAS at Honda Indy Toronto in July 2016. Price made history as part of her debut by being the first woman ever to start an SST event and first female to lead an SST race.
After holding public hearings and accepting thousands of comments and letters from interested parties on both sides of the controversy surrounding the proposed racecourse through sections of the Basin and Range National Monument in Nevada, the BLM granted full approval to go ahead with the race last Friday, August 12.