Clinton, Tenn. – ITP today announced the introduction of its new Baja Cross Sport tire. Utilizing the same tread pattern and Baja-proven durability as the ITP Baja Cross tire, the new Baja Cross Sport delivers the same quick-footed performance but in a lighter weight package.
Representatives from the Bureau of Land Management and the Marine Corps will host a Resource Management Group meeting about the changes in land use in the Johnson Valley Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation Area at the Lucerne Valley Community Center on August 16, 2014 from 1-3 PM.
Traverse City, Mich., Aug. 13, 2014 – Radar Tires made its long-course off-road debut in 2013. Since then, the Singapore-based flagship brand of Omni United, Radar Tires has accumulated three long-course off-road race wins and five podium finishes. This weekend, Radar Tires expands its foray in endurance dirt racing with two entrants in the 18th running of the Best of the Desert General Tire Vegas to Reno presented by Fox.
TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH — Miller Motorsports Park is putting the finishing touches on its facility for the second annual Zions Bank Utah National, the season finale for the 2014 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship series, which will take place on Saturday, Aug. 23.
The nationally televised Zions Bank Utah National, featuring the world’s best motocross racers including Ryan Dungey, James Stewart, Chad Reed and Ken Roczen, will be Miller Motorsports Park’s biggest event of the year. With only one race remaining before the series returns to Utah, both the 450cc and 250cc class championships remain in contention, setting up a scramble for last-chance championship points and glory on the series’ most unique track, located in the infield of the state-of-the-art Miller Motorsports Park facility.
Minneapolis – Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today announced the company has donated a customized pink RZR XP 1000 to the American Cancer Society as part of their Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign.
“Too many of us have been affected by cancer, whether through a personal battle or an afflicted neighbor, co-worker or family member,” said Scott Wine, Polaris’ Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “The American Cancer Society works tirelessly toward the eradication of this dreaded disease, and we hope that, through this donation, we can help them raise the funds needed to continue this noble fight.”
AURORA, Ill. – Feld Motor Sports today unveiled the 2014 Monster Energy Cup track design that is inspired by five time Monster Energy Supercross Champion Ricky Carmichael. The Monster Energy Cup will be held at Las Vegas’ Sam Boyd Stadium on Saturday, October 18, and will feature the world’s top riders.
Chino Valley, AZ – OR-Fab’s new HDX Swing-A-Way Tire Carrier rear bumper offers Jeep JK Wrangler owners added convenience and improved styling from a bumper designed to withstand hard trail abuse. Manufactured from 3/16-inch thick steel plate, the bumper is easy to install using heavy-duty hardware and 1/2-inch thick steel plate frame mounts provided in the kit. OR-Fab also added welded D-ring mounts and included two D-rings.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – MX Sports Pro Racing, along with the AMA and organizers of the Baja Brawl, announced today a change in the Women’s Motocross (WMX) Championship schedule. Running in conjunction with the 13th Annual AMA Baja Brawl Championship in Millington, Michigan, round five of the WMX Championship has been moved up one day to take place on Saturday, Aug. 30.
The Baja Brawl Championship begins on Friday, Aug. 29 and runs through Monday, Sept. 1, with the exception of the unique WMX race schedule. Taking place solely on Saturday, the WMX race format will consist of two (2) motos of 15 minutes plus one (1) lap each.
Barstow, California— On the weekend of July 26th, hundreds braved the blistering 100F+ degree Barstow desert heat for this year’s MORE Freedom 250. Eighty-five racers signed up to do battle on the 57 mile loop starting and finishing at Outlet Center Drive.
RENO, Nev.— A special look at the development and the racing that has been part of the new generation of SCORE International desert racing will be featured over the next two weeks of broadcasts of the SCORE Dirt LiveHD Internet show. The show will debut at 7 p.m. (PT) tonight at www.score-international.com. The show will also be re-broadcast continuously on the SCORE website for the entire week ahead.
Edited by SCORE Dirt LiveHD creator and producer George Antill, tonight’s first of two separate one-hour shows will highlight the first three-quarters of the 2013 season with next week’s show spotlighting the balance of 2013 and the first three events of the 2014 SCORE World Desert Championship.
SCORE, the world’s foremost desert racing organization, features competition in 25 Pro and 5 Sportsman classes for cars, trucks, UTVs, motorcycles and ATVs.