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.
John Deere recently unveiled two new Crossover Utility Vehicles (CUV) models in its Gator lineup: the Gator XUV590i and XUV590i S4. According two the release from John Deere, the models will be powered by 586cc twin-cylinder engine, features independent four-wheel suspension and is available with more than 75 attachments.
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.
Clackamas, OR — Warn Industries is proud to announce their 2016 King of the Hammers Contingency Program for competitors in the Ultra4 King of the Hammers races February 3rd – February 5th. A total of $2450 will be offered to drivers in Friday’s Nitto King of the Hammers race, Thursday’s Smittybilt Every Man Challenge race and Wednesday’s Polaris RZR KOH UTV race. Additional details are listed below.
RENO, NEV., USA – Celebrating another decade of excellence, seeing if a celebrated Mexican racer can win four straight years as well as starting and finishing for the first time on the Malecon in the heart of town are just three of the story lines awaiting racers from around the world who will start official pre-running next week for the 30th Annual SCORE San Felipe 250 in Baja California, Mexico.
The season-opening event of the five-race internationally-televised 2016 SCORE World Desert Championship will be held Feb. 24-28 in San Felipe, the quaint fishing village on the Sea of Cortez, 125 miles south of the U.S. Border at Calexico, Calif.
Corona, CA: For 20 years, T-Rex Grilles has grown from a small billet grille company to the world leader in aftermarket grille design and manufacturing. This unrelenting passion to building the best grille products available is the true measure of American craftsmanship and it shows in every product created. T-Rex is proud of such a significant achievement and vows to continue manufacturing highly appealing grille products.
CYPRESS, CA – In the motorsports arena, Toyo Tires continually strives for excellence, while demonstrating its diversity in the sport. During the 2015 racing season, Team Toyo’s Kyle LeDuc was crowned Pro 4 Class Champion in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS), making him back-to-back champ. His 900-horsepower #99 Monster Energy / Toyo Tires Ford F-150 relied on Toyo Open Country M/T-R tires for a record-breaking 12-wins-in-a-row.