Just last week in preparation for the 48th Bud Light SCORE Baja 1000, the Honda Off-Road Team traveled to Barstow, California, to perform a shakedown test of the new Honda Unlimited Ridgeline Race Truck that looks to conquer this week’s race.
Clackamas, OR — Warn Industries encourages customers to utilize the consumer rebate program that runs through December 31, 2015. With Fall here, it is time to prepare vehicles for winter weather conditions and off road adventures. It is also a great time to upgrade an older winch to the new WARN ZEON Platinum winch line with a wireless control and remote clutch engagement.
Red Bull Frozen Rush, the only off-road Pro 4 truck race on snow, has announced that it will return again for 2015. The event, which first premiered in 2014 on the slopes of Maine’s Sunday River Ski Resort, will take place this year on Friday, January 8.
Riverside, CA 11/17/15 – After a long and grueling season at the Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series (LOORRS), RJ Anderson captured his 3rd off-road racing championship, his second in the coveted Pro-Lite class. Anderson led the entire Pro-Class in win’s with five 1st place finishes and appeared on the podium twelve times with fourteen top five finishes in sixteen rounds. In addition, RJ captured his first career Pro-2 win in his second season as a Pro-2 driver, while proving to the series that he will be a force for years to come.
ENSENADA, Mexico — While deservedly grabbing the majority of the headlines will be the race for the season title in the marquee SCORE Trophy Truck division for 850-horsepower high-tech, unlimited production trucks, this week’s internationally-televised iconic 48th annual Bud Light SCORE Baja 1000 desert race will also include everyman racers from across the U.S. and around the world along with nearly two dozen cross-over racers from other motorsports disciplines as well as business leaders and entertainers.
Season finale of the five-race 2015 SCORE World Desert Championship, this year’s competition will be a loop race, starting and finishing in Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico, 65 miles south of the U.S. Border at San Diego.
READING, Pa.– EnerSys introduced its new line of ODYSSEY battery portable chargers at the 2015 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show last week in Las Vegas, Nevada. With automatic six-stage charging and a wide range of built-in safety features, new ODYSSEY battery portable chargers facilitate full and proper charging, which may help to enhance the performance and extend the life of ODYSSEY® batteries and other quality brands of 12-volt flooded and Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) lead acid batteries. Charger safety features include: spark-free connections, built-in over-voltage, overload, over-temperature, reverse polarity and ignition protection.
Suwanee, Ga. – Omix-ADA recently announced it will continue grant funding for its popular Rugged Ridge Trail Access Program for the 2016 calendar year. The program makes grants of up to $5,000 available to organizations helping to advance the off-road hobby.
Compton, California – 4 Wheel Parts, the global leader in truck, SUV and off-road performance products has announced its most recent retail store acquisition in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The location, formerly Atlantic AutoSports, will bring the total of 4 Wheel Parts showrooms to 72 as the Transamerican Auto Parts subsidiary continues its ambitious national retail expansion.
Opening its doors in 2010, Atlantic AutoSports built a reputation for excellent quality and service while touting the message, “We install it all.” While retaining the same expert staff, the location will continue to provide superior service and installation from the leader in the off-road performance aftermarket while customers will realize the benefits of a larger selection of products to choose from, shopping online or by phone and convenient in-store pick-up. The location will also continue as an Adrian Steel dealer and installer, providing customers with “Work Ready” commercial van upfits.
Portland, OR – This year’s SEMA show boasted tons of new products across all segments of the aftermarket accessory world and PIAA was in on the mix. PIAA launched multiple new product lines received a great deal of attention in the LED lighting segment winning three Global Media awards. Since 2004 the Global Media Award have been a staple of the SEMA show. The judge’s opinions are highly regarded and respected around the world.
Lake Elsinore, CA – Christopher Polvoorde’s Modified Kart Championship in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series proves that hard work and playing by the rules pays off. Two DNF’s (did not finish) early in the season gave Polvoorde a tall mountain to climb, but did little to discourage the young driver.