Desert Racing

“The Great American Off-Road Race”, The General Tire Mint 400, Returns to Las Vegas March 12th – 16th

January 28th – 2014 Las Vegas – The largest and most prestigious off-road race event in America, The General Tire Mint 400, will return to the entertainment capital of the world, Las Vegas Nevada, from Wednesday, March 12th through Sunday March 16th. The Mint 400 will feature three days of pre-race festivities in …
King of the Hammers (KOH)

Amanda Products Brings Spectator Recovery Station to Griffin King of the Hammers

Amanda Products Sponsors Mike Klensin Team Crossed Up Racing #4431 LIVONIA, MICHIGAN   JANUARY 27, 2014:  Amanda Products is taking the opportunity to introduce its new Speed Hook™ at Chocolate Thunder on Thursday and Friday during the King of the Hammers race week.  “We have created a Spectator Recovery Station that will have generators and an assortment …
King of the Hammers (KOH)

Jason Scherer and Lance Clifford Team Up for the 2014 King of the Hammers

2009 King and Two Time Ultra4 National Championship Race Winner Last to Qualify on Wednesday DANVILLE, CA   JANUARY 27, 2014    Jason Scherer, with co-driver Lance Clifford, will be the last driver to qualify for the 2014 Griffin King of the Hammers on Wednesday during the acclaimed Power Hour.  Jason Scherer’s #76 Rubicon Express, …
Aftermarket

EnerSys® Introduces Group 65 Battery to ODYSSEY® Performance Series™ Product Line

READING, Pa., (Jan. 27, 2014) – EnerSys® has expanded its ODYSSEY® Performance Series™ battery product offering to include the Group 65 battery designed specifically for consumer applications. The ODYSSEY Performance Series™ 65-760 battery features 762 cold cranking amps (CCA), 129 reserve capacity (RC) minutes and deep cycle capability up to 400 cycles at 80 …
Events/Competitions

TORC: THE OFF-ROAD CHAMPIONSHIP WELCOMES AMSOIL BACK AS SERIES PRESENTING SPONSOR

Dana Point, Calif. – Jan. 10, 2014 – TORC: The Off-Road Championship, the nation’s premiere short-course, off-road racing series, has announced the return of AMSOIL as series presenting sponsor in a renewed multi-year commitment to supporting one of the world’s most exciting, high-energy motorsports concepts. “There is a tremendous future …
King of the Hammers (KOH)

Raceline Wheels Puts Full Set of Wheels Up For Winning During 2014 Griffin King of the Hammers Week

Raceline Wheels Hosts Volunteer Dinner Thursday February 7th at 6pm GARDEN GROVE, CA    JANUARY 23, 2014: It is right up Raceline Wheels alley to co-sponsor the newest challenge to the 2014 Griffin King of the Hammers presented by Nitto Tires week: King Shocks Shootout at Backdoor.  Raceline Wheels will up the anti with a …
Suspension

Rancho® Launches New Performance Suspension Systems for 2014 GMC Sierra 1500

Systems Pass Federal Rollover Safety Test; Rancho Engineers Integrate Options to Accommodate Varying OE Steering Knuckle Material Long Beach, Calif., Dec. 12, 2013 – The new Rancho 2014 GMC Sierra 1500 suspension systems recently passed the U.S. Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 126 – Electronic Stability Control Systems (FMVSS-126) test – and were engineered to accommodate the …
Lighting

Vision X Lighting introduces Bolt On Light Mounts for ’07-’14 Jeep Wrangler JK

Adding Vision X Lighting to any 2007-2014 Jeep Wrangler JK is easy with the new, sleek, no-drilling, Light Bar Windshield Mount and A-Pillar Mounts. The Light Bar Windshield Mount and A-Pillar Mounts bolt directly into existing holes allowing for quick installations, while their steel CNC-formed construction will ensure stable and secure mounting …
King of the Hammers (KOH)

FOX Hires Rock-Racing Suspension Guru Wayne Israelsen for 2014 King of the Hammers Event

Company Boosts Contingency Package to $15,000, Offers Free Tuning Sessions with Israelsen at Johnson Valley Event El Cajon, Calif. – For years, FOX athletes have ruled “King of the Hammers,” an extreme competition called “the toughest single day event in the world.” In the event, competitors race across the desert at …