Traverse City, Mich., August 4, 2014 – The high-flying, door-to-door, off-road racing action of TORC: The Off Road Championship makes its Strugis debut this week during Rounds 11 and 12 at the Legendary Buffalo Chip in Sturgis, South Dakota. The TORC Battle at The Chip takes place during the 74th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
(Dana Point, CA) – For over 3 decades, The Sturgis Buffalo Chip has served as host to the World’s largest motorcycle gathering – the Sturgis Rally. Year after year at the beginning of August, over 500,000 motorcycle enthusiasts come to the small town in South Dakota for 10 full days of riding and attending world-class events at “The Chip” including a music festival headlined by some of the biggest names in music.
Continuing its commitment to provide premium entertainment, The Sturgis Buffalo Chip has added a brand new event to its calendar starting in 2014.
Today, TORC: The Off-Road Championship and ‘The Chip’ have entered a multi-year agreement to bring the high-energy action of TORC Racing to the grounds in Sturgis. To prepare for this, a new race track for the Series will be built within The Buffalo Chip Powersports Complex for the purpose of showcasing the true capabilities of 900 horsepower race trucks, known to jump over 200 feet in the air, racing side-by-side at speeds of over 100mph.