Ricky Johnson ruined the Monster party Thursday night at the Traxxas TORC Series Presented by AMSOIL race at Route 66 Raceway with the PRO 2WD event sweep as Monster Energy Drink-sponsored drivers CJ Greaves (Super Buggy), Casey Currie (PRO Light), and Johnny Greaves (PRO 4WD) won in their respective categories.
The Traxxas TORC Series Presented by AMSOIL PRO 2WD class had the lion's share of attention going into Wednesday night's race with the induction of Jeremy McGrath into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America and the off-road racing debut of NASCAR star Kyle Busch.
Traxxas, the leading manufacturer of hobby-class radio-controlled (R/C) vehicles, will sponsor Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) and its No. 18 Toyota Tundra in three NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races.
The Traxxas TORC Series Presented by AMSOIL PRO classes are providing some midweek racing action at Route 66 Raceway Wednesday and Thursday as part of a huge week of racing with the ARCA Series, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and the IZOD IndyCar Series.
Barlow Motorsports Red Bull Off-Road Racing drivers Ricky Johnson and Steve Barlow carefully reviewed a tape of the morning practice session, studying fast lines and how the trucks reacted to Bark River’s fast and rugged terrain.
After finishing first and second in rounds five and six of the TRAXXAS TORC Series presented by AMSOIL in Oshkosh, Wisconsin the Douglas Motorsports team was clearly on top of their game heading back to Bark River International Raceway.
The Traxxas TORC Series Presented by AMSOIL PRO 4WD race Sunday was a physical affair from the drop of the green flag to the waving of the checkers as Rick Huseman took the victory, earning the weekend sweep.