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W.E. Rock Grand Nationals Is Here!
Message from Big Rich Klein, CEO/President of WE Rock Events  The 2020 WE ROCK Grand Nationals will take place September 12th-13th, at the Three Peaks Recreational Area, in Cedar City Utah.Well, somehow we’ve made it to the Grand Nationals in 2020… This year has really been something else altogether,... Read more
[pics & vid] What Is The Gambler 500?
Have you ever heard of the Gambler Rally? How about HooptieX? Dubbed their Super Bowl of events, the Gambler 500 just completed their most recent and largest annual challenge.  A rally style “race” in which you build a vehicle that was probably never intended to compete in anything at... Read more
Ultra4 Racing News and 2021 Schedule!
RACING IS BACK! This morning Ultra4 Racing released the following: Just over 2 weeks ago we successfully held a US event with the 4WP Tear Down in Tennessee, an Ultra4 Europe event with the 2020 King of Britain, AND the first Ultra4 Australia event of the season. Thank you... Read more
Jessi Combs Officially The Fastest Woman On Earth!
We all know who our favorite and fastest woman in the world on four wheels is and now it’s official! Jessi Combs is the fastest woman in the world! Jessi was already the fastest woman in the world on 4 wheels but it was not enough for her …... Read more
[pics] “Everything Is Bigger in Texas” and Racing Is No Exception!
Texas-style racing came to King of the Hammers this year with a new race rig, #4659 “Manche”, in the 4600 class of the Every Man Challenge race! I met Donnie and Alexandra Kehlenbeck at my first Dirt Riot race in Katemcy, Texas at Wolf Caves Offroad park. As husband... Read more
W.E. Rock Announces Schedule for 2020!
W.E. Rock presented by Maxxis Hey Back Door? W.E. Rock’s got this…thanks…. Wednesday, February 12, 2020 – Schedule Announcement We are so excited to be getting the W.E. Rock season started.  It’s always a good time when we can be with our friends and family outdoors.  We’d love for... Read more
Race Results!  KOH: A New King is Crowned
RESULTS STORY: Josh Blyler Wins The World’s Hardest One Day Off-Road Race 2020 Nitto King of the Hammers Powered by OPTIMA Batteries February 8, 2020 (Hammertown, CA) – Over the past twelve years, the same five racers have won the Nitto King of the Hammers Powered by OPTIMA Batteries.... Read more
Race Results! Toyo Desert Invitational Presented By Monster Energy
RESULTS STORY:  Bryce Menzies Dominates and Takes Home $100,000 February 6, 2020 (Johnson Valley, CA)- Over a dozen of the most talented off-road racers in the world converged for the Toyo Desert Invitational in an effort to take home $100,000, the biggest purse in desert racing. These drivers learned... Read more
Race Results! 4WP Every Man Challenge at King of the Hammers (KOH)
RESULTS STORY: 4WP Every Man Challenge Brad Lovell Edges Out Seth Van Dyke February 6, 2020 (Hammertown, CA) – The 2020 4WP Every Man Challenge was the closest in history, as the podium finishers were all within one minute of each other. While Seth Van Dyke crossed the finish line... Read more
Race Results! Two-Time King Loren Healy Tops Qualifying for the 2020 Nitto King of the Hammers
Jason Blanton’s Team Wins the Pit Crew Challenge February 4, 2020 (Hammertown, CA)- Nitto King of the Hammers week kicked into high gear on Tuesday with qualifying for Friday’s Nitto King of the Hammers Powered by OPTIMA Batteries and the return of the Pit Crew Challenge Presented by ProEagle,... Read more