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.
Diamond Bar, CA – Builders of SEMA Show vehicles will take center stage in the third annual SEMA Battle of the Builders competition. Introduced in 2014 to recognize and celebrate proven vehicle builders in all market segments, including hot rod, offroad and sport compact, the SEMA Battle of the Builders is considered to be the ultimate builder competition and is open now.
BFGoodrich Tires unveiled its newest all-terrain tire, the KO2 T/A, back in 2014 to replace its long-standing KO all-terrain as its new flagship off-road tire. BFG just announced today that it is expanding its offerings for the KO2, a tire it hails as its “most advanced light truck tire ever.”
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan today announced U.S. pricing for the all-new 2017 Nissan Armada full-size, 8-passenger SUV, which is on sale now at Nissan dealers nationwide. The new Armada continues the nameplate’s reputation for value and choice, offering a range of three high-content grade levels – SV, SL and Platinum – in both 2-wheel and 4-wheel drive configurations. All models are equipped with a new 5.6-liter Endurance® V8 with best-in-class** 390-horsepower and new 7-speed automatic transmission. Pricing starts at $44,400 for the Armada SV two-wheel drive model.
Suwanee, GA – Omix-ADA, the world’s largest wholesale-only Jeep parts and accessories manufacturer and distributor, recently announced that will be participating in the 2016 Toledo Jeep Fest as an official showcase sponsor. As part of its support of the festival, Omix-ADA will have 10 rare vintage Jeeps from its historic Jeep Collection on display.
August 10, 2016 (Reno, NV) – The Rebelle Rally is pleased to announce that Hoehn Adventures is a Presenting Sponsor of the inaugural Rebelle Rally. In addition to a strong partnership, Hoehn Motors, based in Carlsbad, California, will field six full teams from five of its San Diego County automotive franchises – Land Rover, Porsche, Mercedes, Honda, and Jaguar. Teams are comprised of long-standing Hoehn employees and family members.
The Gentleman’s Guide to Racing (GGTR) has covered some of the biggest off-road desert races here in North America, and now the GGTR duo, made up of Michael “Skiny” Power and Cultural Attache Spanish Tony, has set its sites on the NORRA Mexican 1000.
Editor’s Note: SEMA recently announced the 2016 recipients for its SEMA Memorial Scholarship and Loan Forgiveness Award Winners. See the list below, along with information regarding how to apply for 2017 awards.
Diamond Bar, CA – Recipients of SEMA scholarships are currently pursuing degrees in Accounting, Automotive Aftermarket, Automotive Technology, Biomedical Engineering, Business Management, Chemical Engineering, Computer & Information Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Graphic Design, Hospitality Industry, Industrial Arts, Industrial Engineering & Design, Marketing, Mechanical Engineering, Multimedia Journalism, Petroleum Engineering and Sports Management.
Editor’s Note: BlueRibbon Coalition and Sharetrails.org is looking to create its first fundraising event through social media, and it’s asking fellow off-roaders to help make it happen. Check out the recent press release on the drive below.
Sharetrails.org, BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC) is nearly 30 years old and to celebrate we want to try something new, our first ever online Fundraiser Challenge. We really need your help to make it work!