Honda today offered a sneak peek of the brand’s commercial for Super Bowl 50 starring the highly innovative 2017 Honda Ridgeline pickup, a wily herding dog and a flock of sheep singing a classic Queen song, “Somebody to Love.” Fans tuning in to Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, will see the 60-second spot, “A New Truck to Love,” during the third quarter, but the entertaining commercial is now available for viewing in its entirety on Honda’s YouTube channel.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., February 1, 2016 – Organizers of the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg are pleased to announce that Robby Gordon’s SPEED Energy Stadium Super Trucks Presented by TRAXXAS will join the on-track lineup, March 11-13, for a third consecutive year.
“The Stadium Super Trucks have been a fan favorite since we introduced them in 2014,” said Kim Green, Owner, Chairman and CEO, Green Savoree Racing Promotions, organizers of the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. “The series brings a different and unexpected style of racing to the event. We are pleased to have them back and know that fans will enjoy watching the trucks take on the ramps and challenging turns of our street course.”
If you are interested in taking a Wilderness First Aid Course (WFA), Badlands Off-Road Adventures is sponsoring a 2 day class in April. We engage a professional medical instructor from Wilderness Medical Associates, the certifying agency.
Newry, Maine – For the third year in a row, the sound of 900-horsepower off-road trucks echo through the mountains of Maine as Red Bull Frozen Rush returns to Sunday River Resort. The world’s only off-road Pro-4 truck race on snow brings nine of the world’s best drivers to the Northeast to test their mettle and go head-to-head on a track built right into the ski hill itself. This Saturday, a 90-minute TV special on Frozen Rush will air on NBC at 1:30pm ET/10:30am PT as part of the Red Bull Signature Series, a collection of the most innovative and progressive events in action sports.
Portland, OR – Bushwacker is now offering two styles of fender flares for the refreshed 2016 GMC Sierra 1500. The company’s offerings include its “OE” Style and Extend-A-Fender flares.
Best In The Desert, the world’s largest off-road desert racing organization, announced that more than 200 race teams have already signed up for the 2016 BlueWater Resort & Casino Parker 425 presented by IMPACT. With just days remaining to sign up for the race, Casey Folks, director of Best In The Desert said, “We now have 49 Trick Trucks, 27 Class 1500 unlimited cars, 38 class 1000s and 28 Class 6100 Spec Engine Trick Trucks registered to race.” Casey continued to say, “We had over 550 racers and pit crew members take part in our Pre Fun Run. The interest has been overwhelming in this legendary event and I know 2016 is going to be an awesome year for not only us, but also for all of our great and loyal racers.” The Legend Lives On as the annual BlueWater Resort & Casino Parker 425 presented by IMPACT in Parker, AZ, February 4-7 kicks off the Best In The Desert’s 2016 six-race schedule for the car & truck classes.
MESA, ARIZONA: There are a few Jeep Collections out there, but Omix-ADA’s Jeep Collection is one of the more recognized collections consisting of 31 vehicles spanning the 75 years of Jeep’s history. The exhibit is available for touring in Omix-ADA’s headquarters in Georgia, and they also travel with select models to different shows throughout the year.
Cypress, Calif. – Nitto Tire U.S.A., a leading manufacturer of off-road and street performance tires, is returning as the title sponsor of the 2016 King of the Hammers (KOH) off-road race in Johnson Valley, California. Nitto will be fielding one of the most competitive teams of drivers in the event, with four of its drivers having previously won the prestigious race, and will also be giving fans an exciting behind the scenes look at the race with its new “Journey to the Hammers” video series.
GMC today unveiled the 2016 Sierra All Terrain X, a special edition of the company’s All Terrain model that features additional off-road upgrades and “exclusive premium content,” according to GMC.
NEW ORLEANS – Whether it is an old faithful with years of wear and tear or a late model Grand Cherokee or Rubicon, Jeep owners can affordably preserve and protect virtually any model Jeep using custom-mixed AutomotiveTouchup paint. From the most current Jeep colors like Cosmos Blue and Bianco Divino, all the way back to the 1960s Glenwood Green Metallic, AutomotiveTouchup can create an exact Jeep color match from a comprehensive library of OEM automotive colors.