Norra-1000-1971-video-off-road-7-10-13SAN CLEMENTE, CA – Azuñia Tequila launches 1971 teaser with the full 12-minute short film releasing soon.  The short encapsulates the adventures of two teams Snortin’ Nortin and Rippin’ Rooster as they take on the treacherous Mexican Baja peninsula. This piece takes you on an adventures unlike anything captured before on film.

“Off-road racing is one of the core pillars of the Azuñia brand,” said Jim Riley, CEO, Azuñia. “The NORRA Mexican 1000 is Gumball meets the wild west of Baja. We wanted to capture all the imagery, randomness and shenanigans during the race for everyone to enjoy.”

SAN CLEMENTE, CA, January 8, 2012 – Azuñia Tequila’s Race Team is ready to take on the untamed Baja desert with two race cars entering into the 2013 NORRA Mexican 1000.  Azunia’s race car the Snortin Nortin dominated the vintage class for two consecutive years and the team is looking to make that win a triple and re-introduce a fan favorite from early Mint 400 and Baja racing years the “57 Chevy”.  The “57 Chevy” was formerly owned and raced by Larry Schwacofer.

“The Snortin Nortin and the 57 Chevy will be going into a head-to-head battle in the 2013 NORRA race,” said Jim Riley, driver of record of Snortin Nortin and CEO of Azuñia Tequila. “Rick “Hurricane” Johnson and I have been racing on the same team for a long time.  This will be exciting to compete in different race cars in the same class on the Azuñia Tequila Race Team.”