Can-Am Maverick X3 Turbo side-by-side vehicle racer Phil Blurton won the 2017 UTV World Championship Safecraft long course overall and UTV Pro Turbo class this weekend in Laughlin, Nevada. Can-Am Maverick X3 side-by-side vehicle pilots had a great showing at the annual event, which is sanctioned by the Best In The Desert (BITD) racing association, winning two classes, including a podium sweep in the Pro UTV Unlimited ranks.
The 2017 UTV World Championship race took place over the weekend in Laughlin Nevada and this event was another one of the books. Check out five of our favorite photos from the event below.
Minneapolis – Polaris RZRs had a great showing at the Polaris RZR UTV World Championship powered by Monster Energy in Laughlin, Nevada, this past weekend. RZRs took seven of nine podiums, excluding the Unlimited class.
UTVUnderground.com and Best In The Desert announced today that over 250 UTV teams have pre-entered the 2017 Polaris RZR UTV World Championship Powered By Monster Energy. More teams are expected to register onsite with an expected entry list of 300. Racers will compete for the coveted championship win in Laughlin, NV, and also race for over $100,000 in cash & prizes! Sponsors of the event have provided a host of prizes from shocks to wheels to cash. Title sponsor Polaris Industries has put up the grand prize of five brand new Polaris RZRs for race winners!
San Diego, CA – GSP Performance will title sponsor the Youth Championship races at the 2017 UTV World Championship being held April 13-15, 2017 in Laughlin, NV. The races are now dubbed the “GSP Performance Youth Championship.” GSP Performance is known for their quality race designs and has built some of the most advanced race RZR 170s in the sport. GSP Performance joins the ever growing list of industry sponsors joining the 2017 UTV World Championship event.
San Diego, CA – The UTV World Championship announced today that FOX will return as sponsor of the 2017 UTV World Championship being held April 13-15, 2017 in Laughlin, NV. FOX has been a part of the UTV World Championship since 2015 and have supported both racers and enthusiasts with quality service and superior shock technology. FOX joins the ever growing list of industry sponsors joining the 2017 UTV World Championship event.
San Diego, CA – The UTV World Championship announced today that RIGID will return as sponsor for the 2017 UTV World Championship being held April 13-15, 2017 in Laughlin, NV. RIGID is the leaders in LED off-road lighting systems and have continued to push innovation and technology in the UTV and off-road industry for over 10 years. RIGID joins the ever growing list of industry sponsors joining the 2017 UTV World Championship event.
UTVUnderground.com is proud to announce that with support from Polaris RZR, five brand new Polaris machines will be awarded to race winners of the 2017 Polaris RZR UTV World Championship powered by Monster Energy. Last year the event set the industry on fire when it announced that it would be giving away four new RZR’s at the event, for 2017 event organizers have once again raised the bar by dishing out over $80,000 in machines that include RZRs and the new ACE 150. The Polaris RZR UTV World Championship powered by Monster Energy takes place April 13th-16th in Laughlin NV.
UTVUnderground invites you back to Laughlin, NV to party, race, spectate and shop at the 2017 Polaris RZR UTV World Championship powered by Monster Energy. Don’t miss hundreds of UTV race teams featuring desert, short course and youth world championship competitions battle the brutal Nevada Desert at the Laughlin Off-Road Park for fame, glory, and a brand new 2017 Polaris RZR! Come shop and purchase aftermarket products at the UTV World Championship Tech & Contingency!
San Diego, CA – The UTV World Championship announced today that Don Laughlin’s Riverside Resort & Casino has signed on as Official Host Hotel for the third annual Polaris RZR UTV World Championship taking place in Laughlin, Nevada April 13th – 15th, 2017. Racers, teams, fans and sponsors can book their rooms now using the discount code “UTVWC,” by calling (800) 227-3849.