According to SCORE International, the dream team of Rob MacCachren, Andy McMillin and Jason Voss have won the 2014 Tecate SCORE Baja 1000, though results are still unofficial pending SCORE review. After qualifying as the second fastest Trophy Truck last week in Las Vegas, MacCachren and team used the clean air to their advantage to win the 1,275-mile race in the No. 11 Ford F-150 Trophy Truck.
Pomona, Calif.—Held amidst the festive atmosphere of the popular Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo at the expansive SCORE Baja 1000 exhibit, official early entries from 25 U.S. States and 12 countries were included the drawing for start positions in various classes for the upcoming 47th Anniversary of the legendary Tecate SCORE Baja 1000 desert race.
For this year’s granddaddy of all desert races, which will be held Nov. 11-15, Saturday’s drawing for the mammoth finale of the 2014 SCORE World Desert Championship was held in the unique SCORE Baja 1000 exhibit at this weekend’s Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo at the Fairplex in Pomona, Calif.
RENO, Nev. — SCORE International® announced today, as part of its ongoing global media expansion, that it has signed an agreement with ESPN to broadcast all six (6) of its 2014 U.S. one-hour television programs, featuring the entire 2014 SCORE World Desert Championship® race series, throughout Latin America, the Caribbean, Australia and New Zealand. This will deliver all of the action of SCORE International’s 2014 season, including the legendary SCORE Baja 1000, to its passionate fan base in Mexico, Central and South America on the world’s premier sports entertainment entity.
“We are thrilled to be licensing our television programming to ESPN throughout Latin America” said Roger Norman, owner of SCORE International. “SCORE International and its sponsors have invested significant resources this year to create world-class television programming of our race events for broadcast across the U.S. Now, we’ll be able to further expand our media capabilities to share this incredible content with some of our most passionate fans – in Mexico, throughout Latin America and around the world.”
RENO, Nev.—SCORE International, the global desert racing organization that has held events for over four decades on Mexico’s Baja California peninsula, has joined the massive relief efforts to assist the thousands of people impacted by last Sunday’s devastating Category 3 Hurricane Odile. While the hurricane pummeled the entire peninsula, especially hard hit was the southern State of Baja California Sur.
In the midst of final preparations for November’s 47th Annual SCORE Baja 1000 that will start in Ensenada and finish in La Paz, SCORE has been working with Cruz Roja Mexicana (the Mexican Red Cross) since this terrible event to facilitate movement of supplies down the length of the peninsula.
RENO, Nev. — Mexico’s Gustavo Vildosola Jr. has drawn the first starting positions for the upcoming 19th annual Rigid Industries SCORE Desert Challenge, presented by the City of Imperial, Calif. A live drawing was broadcast Tuesday night on the SCORE DirtLive HD Internet Show.
Round 4 of the 2014 five-race SCORE World Desert Championship will have the event split into multiple days with classes divided into groups as is typical with a SCORE Desert Challenge. Each class will run two, eight-lap segments over an eight-mile course at the Coyne Powersports Motorplex near Plaster City, Calif. in Imperial Valley. The race festivities will be held Sept. 25-28 with racing on Friday night, all day and into Saturday evening and Sunday morning and afternoon. The race venue is located approximately 100 miles east of San Diego.
RENO, Nev. — Highly successful since its debut in early 2013, the first of two special one-hour shows will highlight the best of SCORE Dirt LiveHD starting on tonight’s SCORE Dirt LiveHD weekly Internet show. The show will also be re-broadcast continuously on the SCORE website for the week ahead.
Edited by SCORE Dirt LiveHD creator and producer George Antill, tonight’s show is the first of two separate one-hour shows showcasing the increasingly popular SCORE weekly internet show.
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.
RENO, Nev. — Jim Ryan, the accomplished, award-winning media executive who has held key management positions with five of the world’s most influential and powerful media communications groups, has been named the SCORE Marketing and Sales Director it was announced today by SCORE officials. SCORE International, based in Reno, Nev., is the producer and sanctioning body of the SCORE World Desert Championship with races both in Baja California, Mexico and Southern California.
Ryan, of Long Beach, Calif., has assumed his new position effective immediately, working directly with SCORE CEO/President Roger Norman. Ryan, most recently the Off-Road Group Publisher for Los Angeles’ Source Interlink Media, joins the team of SCORE which is celebrating its 41st season as the world’s foremost desert racing organization.
RENO, Nev. — Celebrating the memory of the late great SCORE motorcycle champion Kurt Caselli, the SCORE spotlight on tonight’s broadcast of the SCORE Dirt LiveHD Internet show will be the Kurt Caselli Foundation.
A Southern California desert racing star on motorcycles, Caselli died from injuries sustained in a single-vehicle accident during last year’s Tecate SCORE Baja 1000 desert race.
RENO, Nev. — Las Vegas’ six-time AARWBA All-America motorsports racer Rob MacCachren continues to hold the SCORE Overall and SCORE Trophy Truck point lead after the first three rounds of the five-race 2014 SCORE World Desert Championship. With tight battles in races on both sides of the border, most classes have at least two racers within 10 points for their class point lead and a total of just 27 points separate the top 10 SCORE Overall point leaders heading into round 4 at the 19th Rigid Industries SCORE Desert Challenge to be held Sept. 25-28 at the Coyne Powersports Motorplex in Imperial Valley, Calif.