This video perfectly illustrates how off-road suspension is supposed to work when it is properly tuned. Notice how little the driver and passenger are moving about in the cab. This is what great off-road suspension is supposed to look like!
For the most part, Trophy Trucks are synonymous with high speeds and deep whoops. You usually don’t picture them on tight, technical motocross-style tracks. However, the minds behind the Dirt Tour and 212 Land put on one heck of an event where they blended Trophy Trucks and a motocross track. By the looks of things, the truck drivers were right at home.
Bryce Menzies has tackled plenty of brutal terrain en route to off-road victories in the U.S. and south of the border in Baja California, Mexico. Putting that knowledge to use, Menzies has partnered with Pennzoil to provide “Extreme Driving Tips” in a new video posted.
The SCORE Laughlin Desert Challenge wrapped up its two-race event on Sunday. Instead of being a two-day event that combined both day’s results into one race, this year SCORE created two separate races each day, making the weekend important to the top classes in terms of the overall points championship.
BJ Baldwin led from wire to wire on Saturday in the Trophy Truck class after qualifying first, while Rob MacCachren recovered from a ninth-place finish on Saturday to finish first on Sunday. Juan Carlos Lopez took home two second-place finishes both days of racing.
In Class 1, Adam Pfankuch earned the win on Saturday while Cody Parkhouse followed up his second-place finish on Saturday with the win on Sunday.
Check out this highlight video of action from the weekend. Below are SCORE’s official results from Sunday’s race.