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Tim Tolleson

AMERICAN CASEY CURRIE WINS DAKAR 2020

For the third consecutive year, BRP outpaced the competition at the renowned Dakar Rally, the world’s toughest race, with its Can-Am Maverick X3 UTVs. In addition to winning the side-by-side vehicle category, Can-Am vehicles crossed the finish line in all of the top-20 positions, dominating the competition from start to finish. Californian Currie is among […]

WHERE TO RIDE & RACE YOUR UTV: CHAMPIONSHIP OFF-ROAD TOUR

Replacing TORC and the Lucas Oil Midwest Short-Course League, the newly formed Championship Off-Road Tour (CORT) will provide UTV racers with five weekends and 11 days of high-octane short-course action. The five-race series will visit the famed Crandon International Raceway twice, the ERX Motor Park, Dirt City Complex, and Bark River International Raceway. The series […]

KAWASAKI TEAM GREEN 2020 UTV RACING CONTINGENCY

Kawasaki Motors announces its 2020 Team Green Racer Rewards Program for 2020; the program remains unrivaled with total rewards available increased to over $10 million, available to eligible racers at more than 500 racing events throughout the year. New for 2020, Teryx UTV racers can compete and receive Racer Rewards for Pro and Pro-Am class […]

BEST IN THE DESERT PARKER 250

More than 130 UTVs started the Best in the Desert Parker 250, with former Pro Turbo champion Phil Blurton topping 55 drivers and winning the UTV overall over Austin Weiland (for a Can-Am 1-2) by one minute. Jacob Carver (Pol) was third overall UTV and Turbo Pro. In Pro 1000s, Kaden Wells beat Joe Bolton […]

WHERE TO RIDE & RACE YOUR UTV: SNORE 2020 SERIES

SNORE (Southern Nevada Off-Road Enthusiasts) Racing has announced its 2020 desert-racing schedule with the six-round series being held throughout Nevada and in Ridgecrest, California.  Starting in February in Jean on the outskirts of Las Vegas and ending in Laughlin in December, the six-round truck, buggy and UTV series includes four UTV class championships. Pro UTV […]

CAN-AM SWEEPS TURBO PROS AT TEXPLEX PARK

Texplex Park in Midlothian Texas hosted the first of eight Texas UTV Race Series rounds, and there were a total of 160 entries, including 23 Turbo Pros and 24 Normally-Aspirated (N/A) UTV Pros. Eight championship UTV classes raced heats and mains in a motocross-style format. Two Pro, two Open and two Amateur classes divided Turbo […]

2020 DAKAR RALLYE MOVES TO SAUDI ARABIA

— The famous 5,592 mile, 12 day race — A year ago, the Dakar Rallye saw 19 of the top 20 UTV finishers do so in a Can-Am UTV in South America. For the 2020 race, the Dakar venue moves to Saudi Arabia, offering an extremely challenging and uncharted 5,592-mile (9,000 KM) route for the […]

ARIZONA PEACE TRAIL

— Where-To-Ride Guide — The Arizona Peace Trail (AZPT) is touted as America’s ultimate off-road adventure. The 675-mile Peace Trail spans three counties in western Arizona – La Paz (Spanish for Peace), Yuma and Mohave – and connects Bullhead City, Kingman, Lake Havasu City, Parker, Quartzsite, Yuma, Salome, and the Alamo State Park in a […]

YAMAHA CELEBRATES 2019 UTV AND ATV CHAMPIONS

Yamaha Motor Corp. USA continued its storied tradition of recognizing Yamaha bLU cRU racers who won motorsports championships during a special Wall of Champions ceremony held in Atlanta, Georgia, on Wednesday, December 18. With more than 150 Yamaha employees in attendance, the company honored eight inductees who won professional championships in the 2019 racing season while competing with a Yamaha motorcycle, ATV, […]

TEXPLEX SXS SHOWDOWN CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

Texplex, the home track of WORCS Pro Turbo champion Cody Miller and his brother Hunter, is going big in 2020 with an eight-round short-course UTV racing series that has a guaranteed series cash purse of $110,000! There is also $20,000 in prizes and gear for the nine UTV racing classes – 170cc, Senior (45+), Under […]

2020 LUCAS OIL REGIONAL OFF-ROAD SERIES UTV SCHEDULES

Lucas Oil Regional Off-Road Series (LORORS) has announced its 2020 UTV and Trophy Kart schedules for Arizona and California. The Arizona schedule has five rounds at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler, Arizona. This is the same facility that hosts the Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series (LOORRS) third, fourth and final rounds. The California […]

WELLER WINS FIFTH STRAIGHT LUCAS OIL ARIZONA UTV #1

Corry Weller clinched her second straight Lucas Oil Regional Off-Road Series Arizona Production Turbo UTV championship in her Weller Racing Can-Am X3, and she adds those Turbo titles to three straight Weller SR1 UTV championships. Dan Kelly (C-A) won the fifth and final round ahead of Chance Haugen (Pol) and Robert VanBeekum (Pol), with Weller […]

WHERE TO RIDE & RACE YOUR UTV: MOJAVE DESERT

Thanksgiving week is one of the busiest times for OHV recreation throughout the southwest and especially California. Dune enthusiasts head to Glamis and Dumont, and the Mojave Desert hosts many thousands of OHV enthusiasts in southern California and into Nevada. The Mojave covers 47,877 square miles and also extends into Utah and Arizona, but the […]

POLARIS WINS BIG AT THE 52ND SCORE BAJA 1000

Justin Lambert won the 52nd SCORE Baja 1000 UTV overall and was 29th overall in the 800-mile race, scoring the Pro Turbo UTV win for Polaris. The #2918 pilot finished in 21 hours and 42.687 seconds and crossed the finish line almost 19 minutes ahead of Wayne Matlock in another Polaris Turbo. Matt Burroughs rounded […]

2020 WORLD OFF-ROAD CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES UTVS

WORLD OFF-ROAD CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES ANNOUNCES 2020 SCHEDULE WORCS announces its 2020 UTV and ATV series, which adds rounds in Blythe, California and Prineville, Oregon and returns to the Sand Hollow State Park in Hurricane, Utah. WORCS doesn’t visit the rough Mesquite, Nevada or Peoria, Arizona tracks in 2020. Also, the UTVs and ATVs split at […]