TOOELE, UT – Kyle LeDuc and Toyo Tires returned to the top spot on the Pro 4 class podium this past weekend during Sunday’s Round 6 of Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series at the Utah Motorsports Campus in Tooele, UT. The 2015 Pro 4 Class Champion won a hard fought battle with a come-from-behind victory in his #99 Monster Energy / Toyo Tires Ford truck competing on Toyo Open Country M/T-R tires.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — TORC: The Off-Road Championship is returning to FS2 in 2016 with wall-to-wall coverage of exciting PRO Light, PRO 2WD, and PRO 4WD racing. A full slate of 14 broadcasts will bring viewers 90 minutes of championship competition Thursday nights during primetime.
“We are pleased to welcome TORC back to the FOX Sports family in 2016 and with more in-depth access to the action and drivers than ever before,” said Josh Oakley, Executive Director, Programming and Acquisitions, FOX Sports. “TORC’s short-course, off-road racing meshes perfectly with FOX Sports’ action and motor sports properties, and we’re looking forward to showcasing the championship battle to our viewers all season long.”
The 2016 ROUSH F-150 features a set of unique ROUSH-M/T Metal Series 20-inch wheels and Mickey Thompson Baja ATZP3 all-terrain tires. This addition to the ROUSH lineup takes Ford’s new aluminum-bodied F-150 truck, and enhances it with a host of body components, ROUSH graphics, interior components and performance upgrades.
Minneapolis – For the second Best in the Desert race in a row, Polaris RZRs swept both the Pro Turbo and Pro Production podiums. Polaris Factory Racers Marc Burnett and Justin Lambert would win each class with Burnett taking the overall and Polaris Factory Racer Branden Sims taking third overall.
Compton, California (May 18, 2016) – This weekend, Greg Adler and Team 4 Wheel Parts will be battling alongside the superstars of short-course off-road racing as the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series rumbles into the recently renamed Utah Motorsports Campus. The May 21-22 doubleheader will feature Adler racing against a stacked Pro 4 field as he seeks a return to the podium on the nine-tenths mile, purpose built off-road battlefield at the sprawling venue just outside of Salt Lake City.
RENO, Nev., USA — With a major spotlight on the upcoming 48th annual SCORE Baja 500 that will be Round 2 of the four-race 2016 SCORE World Desert Championship, Volume 2, No. 5 of the SCORE Journal, the colorful monthly on-line digital magazine of SCORE International and the four-race SCORE World Desert Championship is now live.
The digital magazine, which has seen audited totals of unique viewers for SCORE Journal that reaches over 1.7 million in unique viewers per issue with an average engagement time of 51 minutes, is a major element in the continuing media expansion that SCORE has implemented. The revamped SCORE website has reached 3.5 million monthly unique viewers.
Chino Valley, AZ – OR-Fab’s HD Crossmember for Jeep JK Wranglers are built to withstand the hard punishment that can occur on extreme trail rides. Made from 3/16-inch steel plate, and designed with a full box welded construction, OR-Fab’s HD Crossmember is a direct bolt-on replacement for the factory unit, and is 50 percent stronger.
PICKERINGTON, Ohio – The proposed 2017 Renewable Fuel Standard volume requirements announced today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency would increase the mandated amount of ethanol in the nation’s fuel supply chain, despite a low demand for higher ethanol blends and an inadequate distribution and sales network, the American Motorcyclist Association reports.
The EPA’s proposed Renewable Volume Obligations call for 18.8 billion gallons of biofuel for 2017, up from 18.11 billion gallons this year. The obligations for 2015 were 16.93 gallons.
The AMA opposes any increase in the Renewable Volume Obligations under the Renewable Fuel Standard.
Suwanee, Ga. – Rugged Ridge today announced its new Steel Winch Plate to fit the following JK Wrangler vehicle packages equipped with the MOPAR 10th Anniversary Rubicon front bumper: Rubicon X, Rubicon 10th Anniversary and Rubicon Hard Rock. The new winch plate is also compatible with 2007-2016 JK Wranglers upgraded with MOPAR 10th Anniversary Rubicon front bumper.