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TEXAS UTV RACING SERIES ROUND 5

TEXAS UTV RACING SERIES ROUND 5 TexPlex Park in Midlothian hosts the $200,000 Texas UTV Racing Series, and in June the Texas UTV racing series round 5 marked the midway point of the 10-round series. TexPlex is the home track of Cody and Hunter Miller, and the vast facility is even located on Miller Road, so it’s no coincidence that the Miller brothers have been dominating the Pro Turbos for the past season and into this one. The NA 1000 Pros have also provided great racing with factory Polaris athlete Ronnie Anderson and…

MIDAMERICA OUTDOORS RACING ACTION

MidAmerica Outdoors is northeast Oklahoma’s largest OHV park and a premier destination for family fun off of the UTV tracks and trails and Midamerica Outdoors racing action attracts thousands of enthusiasts . With 1600-plus acres of wooded trails and hill-climbs, two UTV tracks, a lake and a regulation drag strip, MidAmerica Outdoors is a prime location to host the eight-round MAO UTV racing series. Sponsored by Maxxis, Gates, Raceline, Tucker, Rugged Radios, Partzilla and more, MAO promises a Pro payout of $25,000 for a…

JASON WELLER’S SR1 1000

JASON WELLER’S SR1 1000 Jason Weller left GM and started Weller Racing in 2006, and his quad racing and STEM backgrounds led him to specialize in building race engines for ATVs and later UTVs. By 2008, Weller Racing was making waves in CORR, with wife Corry at the wheel of WR Rhinos. That led Jason, twin Jeff, and Corry to start the SR1 project, which involved stuffing an R1 Yamaha road-race engine into a modified Rhino chassis to create a 2WD UTV spec-racing class. The Wellers worked with the Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing…

2021 ARCTIC DERBY

2021 ARCTIC DERBY Created in 2019 by Johnny and CJ Greaves, Monster Energy and SxS Sports, the $150,000 UTV Series tested racers’ skills and speed on ice, Supermoto and short-course tracks. Now called the King of the Elements, the 2020 UTV series crowned Scottie Lawrence (C-A) Pro Mod champion and Rod VanEperen (Yam) Pro Stock champion, with both earning $20,000 in series cash and VanEperen earning a Yamaha bLU cRU bonus. The 2021 King of the Elements started with the 2021 Arctic Derby ice race at 141 Speedway on February…

Great American Short Course Series Rescues West Coast Racing

We are Happy To Announce The Launch of the Great American Short Course Series Powered by OPTIMA Batteries Veteran short course race series director Lee Perfect and race promoter Dave Cole of Hammerking Productions announced the exciting formation of a new series, Great American Short Course (GAS) powered by OPTIMA Batteries. The unexpected events of 2020 led to the unfortunate shutdown of the LOORRS short course series on the West Coast, leaving families with no place to race. The…

Lucas Oil Ends Off Road Racing Series 

After considerable discussion, Lucas Oil Products has made the difficult decision to discontinue its ownership and operation of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series. Since 2009, the series has served as the preeminent platform for this exciting motorsport discipline, and has been widely recognized as the world’s premier short course off road racing championship series for more than a decade. The announcement also includes the discontinuation of the Lucas Oil Regional Off Road Series.  “The Lucas Oil Off Road…

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.

WHAT IT TAKES TO WIN: A racer and her machines

Corry Weller is no joke on a race track, and her SR1 championships in short course racing prove that. Weller's hunger to race began in 2001 where she pitted herself against male racers on motocross tracks. Around the time the Yamaha Rhino came into fruition in 2004 as a 2005 model, Corry and her husband Jason Weller had a feeling that a new bench mark in the off road industry was about to begin, so they started a company called Weller Racing. They focused on building UTV racing engines and by doing so, they built a brand…