With the off-road industry all gathering in Southern California at the 2013 Off-Road Expo, there were a number of great events and announcements during the weekend. SCORE released the map for the 2013 Baja 1000 and held the start drawing, the Off-Road Motorsports Hall of Fame inducted five new members, BJ Baldwin announced his 2014 Dakar plans (more details to follow), and plenty of vendors had new products and show vehicles on display for off-road fans to drool over.

It’s no surprise there were also some good-looking ladies in attendance. Off-Road Expo gathered some of these women for a little bikini contest to determine the 2013 Miss Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo.

Fort Mill, SC – February 14, 2012 – What do “Wheel of Fortune’s” Vanna White and “Wonder Woman” Linda Carter have in common? They both hold the distinct honor of being a Miss Mint 400 winner. And Mad Media, along with sponsor General Tire, is looking for the new 2012 Miss Mint 400 in advance of the famed General Tire Mint 400. This year’s Miss Mint 400 winner will earn a $5,000 cash prize in addition to other prizes, national exposure and a professional photo shoot.

“The Miss Mint 400 competition provided a great platform for me to expand into more and more spokesperson roles,” said Keli Snyder, 2011 Miss Mint. “The opportunity to be part of such a historic event was certainly a huge honor for me.”

The 2012 Miss Mint 400 winner, Ali Kessler, also used the Miss Mint competition to help expand her career.

“I really enjoyed my time as Miss Mint 400,” said Kessler. “To be named with women like Vanna White and Linda Carter is a big distinction. I know having the Miss Mint 400 title in my portfolio has helped me secure numerous modeling jobs over the last couple years. I’m very thankful for the opportunity that was presented to me.”