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2021 UTV RACING AND RECREATION NEWS

2021 UTV RACING AND RECREATION NEWS As we’ve reported over the last few months, the pandemic and response to it have caused a spike in OHV/UTV sales and recreation and 2021 UTV racing and recreation news. Better yet, the lockdown lull in UTV racing and jamborees also had positive effects and created a renewed interest in UTV racing. To keep busy and prevent COVID cabin fever, race promoters worked on their 2021 racing schedules as they waited to resume racing. Last month, Best in the Desert (BITD) and SCORE announced their…

2020 VEGAS 2 RENO WINNERS RACE REPORT

Editors Note: Wes Miller took the Unlimited class win. This years overall for UTV’s was won by Phil Blurton in the Pro Turbo class (Can-Am X3) for the 4th time. Miller finished 15th out of 106 total Pro Class UTV's after starting last off the line in one of the dustiest off road races on record.  We featured Millers trick Polaris RZR about a year ago. You can read about it HERE. Wes Miller's Post 2020 Best In The Desert Vegas 2 Reno Race Report Photos: Harlen Foley Las Vegas, Nevada August 14, 2020…

Everyone’s Favorite RedNek Goes Racing!

If you haven’t heard of Travis Pastrana’s Nitro Circus extreme stunt and movie making franchise, then you probably have been living under a rock for the better part of a decade. However, it isn’t all  about the crazy shenanigans for these guys; the Nitro crew is literally a band of brothers, having performed countless stunts together while traveling the world and entertaining people. What is the best part about this crew? They inspire everyone to live their best life, and they do the same through their everyday shenanigans.…

2018 BITD VEGAS TO RENO RESULTS

The longest off road race in the U.S. Best In The Desert’s Vegas To Reno is one of the most popular stops on the schedule each season. This year was no different and nearly 100 UTV teams competed in the grueling 530 mile test in 4 classes. Here are the 2018 BITD Vegas To Reno Results. Can-Am’s Phil Blurton took the overall and his second V2R win. Ray Bulloch was the 11th UTV to finish giving his Textron Wildcat XX the win in the non turbo class. That’s a huge class victory and a boost of confidence for the new brand.…

2018 BITD Silver State 300 Race Report

Can-Am Maverick X3 side-by-side vehicle racer Logan Gastel won the 2018 Best In The Desert Silver State 300 race this past weekend in outside Alamo, Nev. Gastel, who has been racing in the series for three seasons, notched his first career overall win in the series in a near stock Can-Am off-road vehicle. Starting outside the top 10 at the 300-mile point-to-point BITD Silver State 300 race in Nevada, Can-Am / Rugged Radios / Summers Bros. / ITP racer Logan Gastel knew he had to run a nearly flawless race to find a spot on…

The 2018 UTV World Champs!

A big year full of two time champs, underdog wins, and international victory. The 2018 UTV World Championships did not disappoint for fans, and gave a few drivers a good points advantage for the season.