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Tag: "desert"

Matt Lasher gets his first class win at the Pure Side-X-Side 200

SXSPerformance.com’s Matt Lasher proved that he knows a thing or two about driving off road vehicles this weekend at the Pure Side-X-Side 200. In his first desert race as a professional driver, Matt leaped up to the top step of the podium in convincing fashion. Not only did he win his class by over 2 [...]

Rockstar MacCachren roars to Overall, SCORE Trophy Truck victory In Saturday’s 26th MasterCraft Safety Tecate SCORE San Felipe 250

Luke McMillin captures unlimited Class 1, Caselli/Ramirez ride KTM to Overall Motorcycle & Class 22 win; Other class winners include Frederick, Septien, Mike Lawrence, Laguna, Iribe, Robinson, Rutherford SAN FELIPE, Mexico—Picking up where he left off last season with his third consecutive race win in San Felipe, Las Vegas’ Rob MacCachren overpowered a talent-laden field [...]

Nitto Tire Kicks Up Dirt at KING OF THE HAMMERS: The Ultimate Desert Race

Nitto Tire Expects Great Results at This Year’s Ultra4 Sanctioned King of the Hammers Race by Showcasing Specially Designed Trail Grappler® Race Tires and Six Sponsored Race Teams Cypress, Calif. – Jan. 17, 2011 – Nitto Tire, a leading producer of high performance tires is prepping for a big win at this year’s toughest desert [...]

In the Studio with Dave Cole. Part 6

The King of the Hammers pre-event interview series continues with promoter Dave Cole. Cole talks about qualifying races for Tuesday and Wednesday, and releases the names of two celebrity drivers, while interviewer Jeff Knoll drops a bombshell of his own.  

In the Studio: Dave Cole from King of the Hammers Part 3

In the Studio: Dave Cole from King of the Hammers Part 3

The 2012 Griffin King of the Hammers will be the largest Ultra4 race to date with the expansion in all directions. In this episode Dave Cole talks about vendor show at this years KOH race. OHV enthusiasts will have the opportunity to completely outfit their vehicles with great deals from the aftermarket right in Hammertown, [...]

In the Studio: Dave Cole from King of the Hammers Part 1

The 2012 Griffin King of the Hammers will be the largest Ultra4 race to date with the expansion in all directions. Expanded racing, increased spectator and racer features, and a larger Hammertown built in the desert of Southern California for the week of February 3rd through 11th 2012. OffRoadPress.com had the opportunity to sit down [...]

Hammerking Productions Announces King of the Motos to be Held in Conjunction with the 2012 King of the Hammers

Invitation only extreme enduro competition draws top international motorcycle racers January 4, 2012 (Lake Arrowhead, CA) – Hammerking Productions, owner and producer of the iconic King of the Hammers off-road race is pleased to announce the newest event in the weeklong series of extreme off-road competitions – King of the Motos. After a groundswell of [...]

NORRA ANNOUNCES OFFICIAL DATES FOR 2012 MEXICAN 1000 RALLY

December 20, 2011: After months of careful planning and cooperative efforts with Mexican officials and several potential corporate partners, the National Off Road Racing Association (NORRA) today announced the official dates for the 2012 Mexican 1000 Rally as April 28 – May 2, 2012. The new time slot not only reflects a change in the [...]


VORRA ANNOUNCES 2012 RACE SERIES THAT INCLUDES USA 500 AND RETURNING TO FALLON FOR A 250 MILE NIGHT RACE

Race organizers expanding contingency program and schedule that lowers fees as car counts increase OCTOBER 7, 2012, Sparks, NV. – Valley Off Road Racing Association (VORRA) unveiled its 2012 race series today, with plans to expand on the popular USA 500 and returning to Fallon, Nevada for a 250-mile night race. VORRA, which celebrated its [...]

The California 200-One Year Later – Part 5

The California 200-One Year Later – Part 5

The California 200-One Year Later Part five of a multi-part series on Offroadpress.com Part 1 http://offroadpress.com/2011/08/the-california-200-one-year-later-part-1/ Part 2 http://offroadpress.com/2011/08/the-california-200-one-year-later-part-2/ Part 3: http://offroadpress.com/2011/08/the-california-200-one-year-later-part-3/ Part 4 http://offroadpress.com/2011/08/the-california-200-one-year-later-part-4/ A Series of Unfortunate Events Sadly tragedy again strikes the Off-road community. On August 11th Brian Lynn owner of the Slash X Café lost his life in an automobile accident, [...]

The California 200-One Year Later- Part 3

The California 200-One Year Later- Part 3

The California 200-One Year Later Part three of a multi-part series on Offroadpress.com A Series of Unfortunate Events As the sun sank into the dust of the Mojave Desert, a serious of unfortunate events began to unfold that would forever change the landscape of an entire community. August 14th, 2010 will remain burned into the [...]

AGM-Jimco X6 Trophy Truck: Made for the desert

AGM-Jimco X6 Trophy Truck: Made for the desert

For months now the offroad scene has eagerly awaited the premiere of the AGM-Jimco X6 SCORE Trophy Truck. Now it’s all go: In late September the new desert monster will be presented in Germany, with which rally ace Armin Schwarz and the All German Motorsports team tackle the US SCORE Championship. Here are the first [...]

XMF Suspension and race products Rocks the 2010 UTV Race Season!!!!

XMF ends the 2010 season with 76 +Top 5 Finishes resulting in 6 Different Championships in multiple classes, manufactures and venues. Running Desert and Short Courses. XMF Race Stats for 2010 Season XMF Race Results Top 5 ‘s 76 Podium’s 71 Wins 40 Seconds 16 Thirds 15 Xtreme Machine and Fabrication would like to thank [...]

1931 Custom Creations Race Report

1931 Custom Creations Race Report

Woo Hoo!!! So glad to be back racing with BITD! Custom Creations has had a busy couple of weekends!! Two weekends back to back racing! Good thing I kept the Teryx together the first weekend!! HA HA!!! Just Kidding! We were so excited to arrive in Parker Arizona on Friday! We got there just afternoon [...]

2010 Fun in the Desert Event

2010 Fun in the Desert Event

September 24-26, 2010 This is our annual fundraising event featuring our famous “Hammer” trails plus some new additions. We have something for everyone from mild to wild! There will be two trail runs late Friday afternoon. On Saturday, we will have a variety of trails from a 2 (easier) to a 5+ (extreme) rating. Don’t [...]

Best in the Desert Vegas to Reno Photos

Best in the Desert Vegas to Reno Photos

Last weekend marked the annual running of the Best in the Desert TSCO Las Vegas to Reno race.  The race starts on Friday morning just outside of Las Vegas in a small town called Beaty, NV and finishes in Dayton, NV.  Particpants try and tame over 500 miles of Nevada desert.  The Nevada Desert is [...]

BLM Announces Interim Supplementary Rules for California Desert

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) today released interim final supplementary rules for public lands managed by the California Desert District. The rules clarify and simplify guidelines for visitors to public lands within the BLM California Desert District. The eight common sense rules were developed in coordination with the Desert Advisory Council and recreation user [...]

Side X Side Outfitterz Announces the Spring Grand Canyon Schedule

Side X Side Outfitterz Announces the Spring Grand Canyon Schedule

OAK HILLS, CA   MARCH 19, 2010  – The adventure of a lifetime could be taking your Side X Side across the desert with a destination of the Grand Canyon.  Plush accommodations in a ranch style house, or sleep under the stars in a covered wagon.  Food that will fill your stomachs and make you want [...]

TIERRA DEL SOL DESERT SAFARI MAKES A BIG SPLASH!

TIERRA DEL SOL DESERT SAFARI MAKES A BIG SPLASH!

The Tierra Del Sol Desert Safari made it’s 48th appearance in the desert of Ocotillo Wells or an area commonly referred to as Truckhaven. Jeeps and off roaders of all kinds made the voyage to the mud hills to enjoy a great weekend of riding and activities. The biggest activity is the guided trail ride [...]

Former champs Gordon & B.J. Baldwin returning from desert rally To join over 130 entries at 16th SCORE Laughlin Desert Challenge

Pre-race festivities Friday include SCORE Trophy-Truck Qualifying and $16,000 SCORE Laughlin Leap Field has six McMillin Racing entries, four from Wilson Motorsports; MacCachren, Weyhrichs, Jefferies in two classes, Defending season SCORE Class champs Duran Bros, Parkhouse, Steele, Chamlee, Carr, Stacy, Lawrence, Matney, Lang LAUGHLIN, Nev.—Adding some major drama and extra excitement to the marquee SCORE [...]

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