RENO, Nev. — Mexico’s Gus Vildosola Jr combined a second place finish with Las Vegas’ Rob MacCachren’s uncharacteristic mishap at the recent Rigid Industries SCORE Desert Challenge to catapult himself into first place in the SCORE Overall and SCORE Trophy Truck point lead after four rounds of the five-race 2014 SCORE World Desert Championship.
Payson, UT – For the second year in a row, Rocky Mountain ATV/MC received the prestigious Platinum Circle of Excellence. This honor demonstrates Rocky Mountain ATV/MC’s unwavering commitment to providing exceptional customer service.
This distinction is awarded by Bizrate, a third-party company that collects unbiased feedback from customers regarding their shopping experience at numerous ecommerce retailers. Rocky Mountain ATV/MC is part of their network comprising thousands of online stores, of which only 1.7% received the Platinum Circle of Excellence in 2014.
LAS VEGAS – Premium synthetic lubricant and performance chemical manufacturer, Royal Purple, today announced the 2014 Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl Sweepstakes, a contest offering five fans a chance to win an all-expense paid trip to the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl on December 20 and the opportunity to compete for the grand prize: a 2015 Subaru WRX STI.
Between October 7 and November 30, fans can enter the sweepstakes by visiting any O’Reilly Auto Parts U.S. location and filling out an entry form, or by visiting RoyalPurpleLVBChallenge.com and completing an online entry form. Five lucky winners will receive an all-expense paid trip to the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl as semi-finalists for the grand prize.
At the 2013 Monster Energy Cup, Toyota pledged a new Toyota truck to the first rider to capture all three Main Event holeshots. Toyota will again offer a brand new 2015 Toyota to the rider who can race to the holeshot first in all three Main Events this year. The 2014 Monster Energy Cup will also mark the 2012 Monster Energy Cup Champion Justin Barcia’s debut with the Toyota/Yamaha/JGRMX team.
“Feld Motor Sports could not be happier with the continued support we have received from Toyota year after year,” said Dave Prater, director of supercross, Feld Motor Sports. “We’re looking forward to seeing someone grab all three holeshots for the first-time-ever at the Monster Energy Cup and take home a new Toyota truck.”
WENTZVILLE, Mo. – More than 125 Chevrolet and GMC dealer representatives visited the new home of the Colorado and Canyon midsize pickup trucks recently to personally take delivery of their first orders.
MORGANTOWN, W. Va. - With the conclusion of the 2014 AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country Series presented by Maxxis, an AMA National Championship, just around the corner, Racer Productions announces the details for the annual GNCC Awards Banquet. This year’s banquet will take place Friday, Nov. 21 and Saturday, Nov. 22 at the Waterfront Place Hotel and Convention Center near the heart of downtown Morgantown, West Virginia.
The top 10 ATV, Side-by-Side and Micro 50cc finishers in each championship class will be honored on Friday evening, while Saturday evening honors the top 10 bike racers in each championship class. Additionally, the top five in each class will receive contingency prizes from series sponsors.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (October 16, 2014) – Stadium Super Truck series founder Robby Gordon and South Australian Tourism Minister, Leon Bignell, announced today the SPEED Energy Formula Off-Road Presented by TRAXXAS 2015 season will start in Adelaide, Australia, in conjunction with the Clipsal 500 Adelaide.
AURORA, Ill. – Feld Motor Sports® announced today that the pre-race press conference and the afternoon qualifying sessions of the Monster Energy Cup taking place at Las Vegas’ Sam Boyd Stadium on October 18 will be streamed live on www.MonsterEnergyCup.com/SupercrossLive.
The Monster Energy Cup pre-race press conference featuring the world’s top supercross riders Chad Reed, Ryan Dungey, Davi Millsaps, Eli Tomac, Blake Baggett, Justin Barcia, and Trey Canard will stream live Friday, October 17 at 3:00 p.m. ET / Noon PT. In addition, Zac Commans from the Amateur All-Star Class and Chase Sexton from the Super-Mini Class will be in attendance. The afternoon qualifying sessions on race day will be streamed live on Saturday at 3:50 p.m. ET/12:50 p.m. PT.
Newry, Maine (October 14, 2014) – The snowy mountains of Maine will once again echo with the throaty roar of 900-horsepower off-road Pro 4 trucks as Red Bull Frozen Rush returns to the slopes for the second year in a row on January 8-9, 2015. The raw power and impressive speed of these machines will be put to the test by some of Mother Nature’s harshest winter conditions, as the trucks race head-to-head over jumps, around gates and down ski slopes. The action-packed competition will air on NBC as part of the year-long Red Bull Signature Series, the most progressive action sports event property in the world.
Parker, AZ – After two solid days of intense Trophylite competition at the Best In The Desert Bluewater Desert Challenge in Parker, AZ. the margin of victory was razor thin. After Saturday’s heat race, Louis Chamberland, driving Jeff Mortis’ truck, had only seconds over 2nd place finisher Todd Jackson and 3rd place Logan Holladay. Chamberland set the fastest lap of the weekend on his way to the win and picked up the bonus money that goes with it. Mike McCarthy returned to the series driving his Ford powered Trophylite and was rewarded with the 4th place spot.