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53RD SCORE BAJA 1000

53RD SCORE BAJA 1000 The 53rd SCORE Baja 1000 saw 170 teams take the start at a new start/finish/tech compound on the Ensenada outskirts due to COVID-19 concerns, and 43 UTVs took the green flag on Friday morning to tackle the 899.7-mile grueling race. There were 23 Turbo Pros, 10 Pro Normally Aspirated 1000s, five Pro Stocks and five Pro Unlimited UTVs, and they had 40 hours to complete the race. It took Wes Miller a little over 26 hours to take the UTV overall and 34th overall at the 53rd SCORE Baja 1000 in his…

BUILDING A RZR RACER

-- Wes Miller's desert rocket -- If you happen to follow UTV racing and the two big desert series in particular—SCORE and Best in the Desert—you may have noticed that the UTVs are getting as big as the Class 10 and Class 1 Unlimited cars. It’s crazy what people have created out of what starts as a stock RZR, and it shows how good the platform of any brand of UTV is for desert racing. The independent suspension, long wheelbases and ever-growing suspension travel numbers are a perfect fit for the rough trails of the Southwest…