LANSING, Mich. – Keeping a vehicle level and stable is critical for driving when towing heavy loads. Air Lift’s new and improved SmartAir(tm) II automatic self-leveling system is designed to maintain optimum ride height on any road, under any load condition.
Las Vegas, NV – Brandon Arthur, The Stinger, took another victory in round 15 of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series in Las Vegas, Nevada. He doubled down with another podium, a second place, in round 16. The Fight Under the Lights race brought his podium count to nine on the season and his second win. Despite the name of the event, Brandon qualified fastest in his group for both rounds and ran up front to emerge unscathed.
Stow, Oh. – September 24, 2015 – This year, DickCepek Tires & Wheels launched a rebranding campaign that more authentically represents the company spirit and the high-quality tire and wheel products they make. The rebranding has been incorporated into a new mobile-friendly website, enhanced social platforms, new logos, apparel and a variety of marketing elements.
Established in 1958 by avid outdoorsman Dick Cepek, Dick Cepek Tires & Wheels has long been regarded as the innovator of the original adventure tire.
BLACKFOOT, ID: The Baertrax & Tribe 4×4 Dirt Riot National Rampage comes to Bridgeport Texas Northwest OHV Park this weekend for the biggest event of the 14 Dirt Riot races this year. “Drivers have had to qualify to race in this end-of-year spectacular event,” explained Rich Klein, President and founder of W.E. Rock Events. “Our 5 series, composed of 3 races each, have already finished and each series has a winner. This weekend, all the racers from each series come head-to-head and race for the National Title. In addition to a cash purse, the highest placing finisher in the 4400 Pro 4×4 race, who is not already qualified, will get an entry spot into the 2016 Griffin King of the Hammers.”
Chevrolet will unveil to the public for the first time its updated 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 today at the State Fair of Texas in Dallas. Aside from major updates to the look of the front end, such as added LED lighting, the 2016 Silverados will include expanded use of its 8-speed automatic transmission to the 5.3-liter V8, updated available Chevy MyLink with support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and additional safety technologies.
RENO, Nev., USA — Led by undefeated racers in veteran Larry Connor is SCORE Trophy Truck and in stunning young gun Chad Broughton in Class 3000, a total of 22 racers with 35 combined class wins in 2015 are part of the field for this Saturday’s internationally-televised Rigid Industries SCORE Imperial Valley 250, presented by the City of El Centro.
Returning to SoCal for the third time in two years, Round 4 of the five-race 2015 SCORE World Desert Championship will be held just west of El Centro, Calif. and approximately 100 miles east of San Diego. Pro and Sportsman classes for cars, trucks, UTVs, motorcycles and quads will all be racing in the event. Nearly 100 entries have come from 15 U.S. States along with Mexico, Austria, Germany and Italy.
As the only two racers who have won all three SCORE races this season in their respective classes, Connor, 65, of Miamisburg, Ohio, races in Trophy Truck Spec for unlimited trucks with stock, sealed V-8 engines while Broughton, 20 of Scotts Valley, Calif., is unbeaten in Class 3000 for unlimited mini-trucks with spec Ecotec engines. The daring duo will be favored to capture their fourth consecutive 2015 class wins, this time in a three-lap race over a grueling desert course of approximately 96.2-miles for a total race distance of approximately 288.6 miles.
GMC today unveiled an updated version of its popular Sierra Elevation Edition. For 2016, the entire Sierra lineup receives styling updates and additional features, including new rounder, sleeker front-end styling as well as new high-intensity discharge projector-beam headlamps accented with GMC Signature LED lighting.
Monroe, MI – The DynoMax Performance Exhaust “Muffler Promotion” is back by popular demand, delivering sound, performance and value – in the form of a $25 Visa Prepaid card* – to enthusiasts who purchase a qualifying DynoMax VT or Ultra Flo welded muffler or muffler assembly this fall.
“After a long summer of ‘drone,’ fall is the perfect time to replace your loud performance muffler with a drone-free DynoMax VT muffler or one of our rich, throaty Ultra Flo mufflers,” said Chris Gauss, director, performance products, Tenneco.
COSTA MESA, California – Sheldon Creed of Alpine, Calif. picked up right where he left off the night before in the SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks Presented by TRAXXAS series by capturing the SST Sand Sports Super Show Sunday Finale on the temporary dirt/asphalt short course at the OC Fair & Event Center.
Creed’s TRAXXAS-sponsored truck fought hard alongside Orange, California’s Robby Gordon for most of the race until Gordon made a late mistake on the final lap trying to get past Creed, which resulted in a loss of valuable track time. Creed would go on to capture the victory over Gordon’s Arctic Cat Wildcat No.7, and third place finisher Burt Jenner in his Gladiator truck.
LAS VEGAS, NV – Team Toyo’s Brandon Arthur scored first and second place Pro-Lite class finishes during Rounds 15 & 16 of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) this past weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Las Vegas, NV. Arthur’s #6 Competitive Metals / Pro Traffic Services / Toyo Tires Ford truck uses off-the-shelf Toyo Open Country A/T II tires for his success on the track.