JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 24, 2015)– Borla Performance, the pioneer and leading manufacturer of aerospace-grade, stainless steel performance exhaust systems, has announced an official partnership with the 2015 TORC: The Off-Road Championship Series Presented by AMSOIL. Borla’s rich history in racing and engineering top-quality exhaust systems for all types of trucks and sport-utility vehicles makes the partnership a natural fit. For nearly 40 years, Borla has been producing superior quality, bolt-on T-304 stainless steel exhausts for a variety of both full-size and light trucks – as well as off-road vehicles for some of the most extreme conditions on the planet.
Stow, Oh. – April 24, 2015 - Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels has introduced an innovative new wheel line developed with six-time Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) champion Brian Deegan. The Deegan 38 wheels are available in two exceptional styles for truck, SUV and Jeep – the Pro 2 Black and the Pro 4 Black.
(Agua Dulce, California) – As teams and crews make final preparations before Saturday’s start of the 6th annual General Tire NORRA Mexican 1000, today the sanctioning body released the final GPS files and downloadable Roadbooks on the website. The announcement is in keeping with Mexican 1000 tradition, as teams participating in the trans-Baja rally are not allowed to pre-run per NORRA rules and regulations.
Ridgecrest, CA – Alumi Craft Racers Richard Glaszczak and Mike Majesky took their RPM Racing Alumi Craft class 10 car to an impressive victory at the SNORE Motion Tire 300 race in Ridgecrest, California. Not content to just rout the 10 others cars in their class, they outpaced all the class 1 cars and were in contention for the overall win. Only two vehicles finished all 5 laps in less than 6 hours; the overall winning Trophy truck and the RPM Alumi Craft class 10.
BLACKFOOT, ID – APRIL 23, 2015: The first round of the Maxxis Tires W.E. Rock Eastern Professional Rock Crawling Series comes to Rausch Creek this weekend starting the 15th year of regular season competition. The event is very spectator and family friendly with the professional drivers available to sign autographs for the crowd in midst of the competition. “We are excited to be back Rock Crawling at Rausch Creek. The concrete, manmade courses, haven’t been used by W.E. Rock in over 6 years giving all the competitors some very technical lines with a lot of traction,” said Rich Klein, President and founder of W.E. Rock Events. “The weather looks to be perfect for two days of rock crawling with temperatures in the 60’s and dry. We have heard about lots of spectators coming out to enjoy and we are looking forward to hosting another great show!”
(Agua Dulce, Calif.): To the off-road racing community, the passing of Hollywood leading man, film actor and television icon James Garner last July marked another loss to the sport’s fading passage of its original roots.
This August 6-9 near Truckee, California, the California Association of Four Wheel Drive Clubs (CA4WDC) will host the 48th annual Sierra Trek, one of the West’s premier four-wheel drive events. Sierra Trek offers some of the best four wheeling in the country and has a long-standing reputation for great family fun.
With the 2015 TORC Series presented by AMSOIL beginning its season this weekend at the Dirt Track at Texas Motor Speedway, Scott Douglas has his sights set on winning the PRO-4 championship. The team has worked hard all winter getting all the pieces in place to create an even stronger Douglas Motorsports.
Stow, OH – When it comes to making the toughest wheels for trucks, Jeeps and off-road 4×4’s, Dick Cepek delivers with the new DC Wheel line with three impressive designs – the DC Blackout, DC Matrix and DC Terrain. Each design features a laser-etched Dick Cepek signature, a smooth two-stage matte black finish, and a pop-top center cap with embossed DC logo for exceptional style and durability.