Compton, California – 4 Wheel Parts announced recently the renewal of their multi-tiered partnership with Lucas Oil Products and the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series. The agreement is comprised of 4 Wheel Parts being named “Official Off Road Parts Retailer” of the popular short course off road racing series, the expansion of their successful “Youth Ticket Program,” along with a dynamic Lucas Oil Products marketing and promotional effort in all seventy-four North American 4 Wheel Parts retail store locations.
BFGoodrich Tires and its stable of short course off road racers are poised to continue on the success of last year’s championships in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series. The season begins this weekend at Wild Horse Motorsports Park in Chandler, Ariz.
Stow, Ohio – Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels begins another season as a returning sponsor of the 2016 Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS). Mickey Thompson will provide the legendary Baja Pro, Baja ATZP3 and Sportsman S/T racing tires in the Pro 2, Pro 4, Pro Lite and Pro Buggy classes.
“After a successful 2015 season, we’re looking forward to another great LOORRS series,” stated Ken Warner, Vice President of Marketing for Mickey Thompson. “Watching Garrett George earn the Pro Buggy Championship Crown and seeing seven Team M/T racers on the podium during championship competition was incredible, and we know this year will be more of the same.”
Corona, California – The Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series presented by GEICO is pleased to announce the signing of a long-term agreement that makes Rugged Radios the series’ exclusive radio communication partner. Rugged Radios will supply all communications equipment for series officials, safety crews and support personnel for the next three years.
“We were searching for a secure communications system for our safety crew, race control officials and staff members and we’ve found a great solution with Rugged Radios,” series director Ritchie Lewis said. “We look forward to developing our relationship with them.”
FINDLAY, Ohio – Hercules Tire announced today the company’s sponsorship of Sarah Burgess, an up-and-coming driver on the 2016 Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS). Burgess will be racing in the 97 truck, equipped with 265/75R16 Hercules Terra Trac D/T tires, in the Pro Lite class.
Burgess is currently the only female driver on the 2016 LOORRS. She finished 22nd on the series in total points in 2015, her rookie year. The 2016 series begins and ends in Chandler, Ariz., from March through October. In addition to Arizona, the series includes stops in California, Utah and Nevada.
The 2016 Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series presented by Geico season opener is heading to Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park, in Chandler, AZ, March 19-20. The 2015 champions return to defend their titles against a stacked field of talented racers. There’s lots of changes this year including class changes, new vehicles, new drivers and a new streaming TV channel has been added to bring all the action into your home 24/7.
Chandler, AZ — After collaborating to create the DragonFire by Weller Racing performance kits. Corry Weller will be contesting the 2016 Lucas Oil Regional Off Road Series short course races in Arizona and California as well as select Best In The Desert events as part of Team DragonFire. The new team made its debut at the LOORRS event on Valentine’s Weekend at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Arizona.
The Mickey Thompson sponsorship means support to racers who are passionate about the sport, but don’t have a huge budget. Mini Stock Class racers rely primarily on stock components and minor modifications to convert production trucks to competition vehicles.
Tyme Agency (OTC- NBDR), athlete Jerett Brooks, is excited to announce Rigid Industries has come on board to be his title sponsor as he competes for the Pro Lite Championship in the 2016 Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series.
Corona, CA – Racers, teams and fans have been busy in the brief off season prepping for what is sure to be another outstanding year of grassroots racing as the Lucas Oil Regional Off Road Series kicks off later this month with events in two states. The Arizona series will get the 2016 regional season started in Chandler with two rounds of racing on February 13-14th, while the California series will get started later in the month at the world famous Glen Helen Raceway with Round 1 on February 27th. The always popular Utah regional series will join in on the action later in the year, starting their season on May 14th at the newly renamed Utah Motorsports Campus in Tooele.