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Kyle Leduc Is Your LOORRS Challenge Cup Winner

Some survived the Challenge Cup, a few went home early, and only a select few held their arms raised with the cup trophy and a fat check. Today marked the end of the short course season as the Lucas Oil


Championships Came Down To The Wire At The Final Rounds at LOORRS

An amazing season has come to a close at the Lucas Oil Offroad Racing Series and championships were decided how they should be, down to the last wire. While Pro 2 was decided last race by Rob MacCachren, and Jerett


Polaris RZR Presents RJ37 — Episode 4 “The Hunt”

The 2016 season has proven that RJ Anderson and his RJ37 team can not only battle for wins but also compete for the season championship.  Follow RJ as he heads into Lake Elsinore to try and keep pace with off-road


Get Your Tickets for the 2016 Off-Road Motorsports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

The Off-Road Motorsports Hall of Fame is excited to invite you to the South Point Hotel and Casino, in dazzling Las Vegas, to join in the festivities of welcoming the Class of 2016, honoring all past inductees and reuniting with


High Drama in Round Fifteen and the Race For the Cup as Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series Returns to Arizona

There’s unprecedented excitement in short course off-road racing right now, as the Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series season comes to a close at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler, AZ. For the final round of the series, there are


Jason Voss Takes Home The Overall At Blue Water Desert Challenge

After a close finish after day one with Justin Lofton, Jason Voss was the leader going into Sundays racing. The two started side by side and it was Lofton who was able to get the holeshot but at mile 2


BITD Blue Water Desert Challenge Day 1 Photo Gallery

Here are some of our favorite photos from day one at the BITD Blue Water Desert Challenge. Today we have another full day of racing so be sure to follow it live @, as well as check out more


BITD Bluewater Race Day Coverage


Justin Lofton Set Fast Lap At Blue Water Qualifying

In a race like the BITD Blue Water Desert Challenge that is a sprint every second counts and starting first off the line is a big advantage. Parker is always a dusty race and with 50+ unlimited cars on a


Bluewater Qualifying LIVE


Testing 1-2-3: Craig Scanlon presented by UTVUnderground

After nearly a year of planning, building and testing, off-road racing veteran Craig Scanlon is officially unveiling his all-new Scanlon Motorsports Group (SMG) factory backed Rigid Industries / Rockstar Energy / Polaris RZR racing program. Scanlon competed for 5 seasons


The 2016 Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by BFGoodrich Tires Airs this Saturday on the Red Bull Signature Series on NBC

The 2016 Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by BFGoodrich Tires Airs this Saturday on the Red Bull Signature Series on NBC Two Hour Special on The Great American Off-Road Race Begins at 2pm ET / 11am PT on NBC This


Who the Hell is Chad Ragland?

If a man is defined by his actions than Chad Ragland is well on his way to becoming a successful one. Son of off-road legend Larry Ragland, Chad has recently stepped out of his fathers shadow and made a name


Pete Mortensen: Transitions

The 2016 OiLibya Rally of Morocco is now underway.  One week prior to the opening stages, Pete Mortensen was informed that he should hop a plane (inclusive of multiple 6+ hour layovers) for the Moroccan desert where he will meet up


The Legends Rally – Lazo de Bosque de Piños (Part 1)

Pro snowboarder Travis Rice said in Art of Flight, “Experiencing the world through endless second hand information isn’t enough. If we want authenticity we have to initiate it.”   Occasionally, in any given circumstance, those moments are initiated with new


4 Wheel Parts UTVUnderground Garage Heads to Off-Road Expo

If you missed us at Sand Sports Super Show, UTVUnderground and 4 Wheel Parts are bring the UTVUnderground Garage to this weekends Off-Road Expo in Pomona, CA!  Swing by our booth, pick up our industry best products, spin the prize wheel


RIGID Announces NEW Rigid Reflect LED Light/Mirror All in One

Any off-road LED light can help you see the road ahead, but how many can also let you see what’s behind? Introducing the Rigid Reflect, the first LED light with a fully adjustable side mirror all in one. Developed for


Racers Bring The Heat To Lake Elsinore

As a fan of racing the most exciting stories are when two drivers battle all season and it comes down to the last race to determine the champion. Going into the final rounds next month that is exactly what will

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HN Motorsports Trophy-Truck Spec

Photography by Ernesto Araiza Elias Hanna came from 7sx Class where he literally won everything he possibly could like Baja 1000, Baja 500 multiple SCORE and RECORD championships, he was the guy to beat at 7sx but in 2015 he decided


Todd Richards’ Little Mac 1990 Chevy S10

Off-Road racing is approaching its 50th anniversary, finally making it old enough to enjoy and celebrate some of its history. The effect that NORRA has had on the idea of restoring and racing vintage off-road vehicles is a welcomed revival


Feature Vehicle: Rugged Radios Relay Vehicle

Few companies in off-road have made the level of commitment as Rugged Radios. A constant supporter of teams, drivers, and the entire off-road industry, Rugged announced earlier this year that they are stepping up to help support Best in The Desert


Herbst Truggy – El Tiburón (The Land Shark)

There are some vehicles that change everything. The Herbst Truggy is one of those vehicles. It not only challenged Class 1 rules but its form over function aesthetics set a tone that celebrated and revered its ugliness, rebelling against the


Justin Park’s Bilstein Class 7100 Truck

Watch the 2016 Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by BFGoodrich Tires TV Show on NBC Sports this Sunday, May 29th at 5pm EST / 2pm PST. American off-road racing was forged in garages and backyards by car enthusiasts and grease


Justin Matney’s Rigid Industries Geiser Built RPM Trick Truck

Watch the 2016 Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by BFGoodrich Tires TV Show on NBC Sports this Sunday, May 29th at 5pm EST / 2pm PST. The first 4-wheel drive vehicle to win a major off-road race was a Bill


Kevin Terry – Chevy Prerunner

Kevin Terry may not be a household name or even a name that comes up when you think about the top builders in the off road industry but we can guarantee you have passed by him at a race during contingency or


Feature Vehicle – Method “74” F-100

With the growing popularity of the older Ford F100 builds, one of our favorites has got to be the Method Race Wheels “74”. It does not matter if you are a Ford or Chevy fan, people fall in love with this truck at

Don Digby Pre-Runner

Don Digby T3 Motorsports Pre-Runner

When Don Digby became a partner of Horsepower Ranch he wanted a pre-runner that could be reliable and still handle everything Baja is known for. Don wanted a pre-runner specifically for exploring Baja that was comfortable, low maintenance, and easy


One Machine to Rule’em All

The Trophy-Truck, an engineering masterpiece result of years and years of racing in the desert, for us there’s no better race machine on earth that can be compared to a Trophy-Truck. Geiser Bros usually have the most amount of entries


Dragonfire Shop Tour headed to Arizona to get an inside look at DragonFire Racing and get an all access tour of their operation! DFR has been around in the UTV sport since the days of the Yamaha Rhino! Whether its racing, play


Honda Unlimited Ridgeline Race Vehicle

Honda Off-Road Reveals Unlimited Ridgeline Off-Road Race Vehicle Honda returns to Desert Off-Road racing with factory backed race program Marking its return to 4-wheel off-road desert racing, Honda unveiled its new Unlimited Ridgeline race vehicle at the Honda booth at


Mike Bragg’s 1730 Jeepspeed

Mike Bragg has been around racing his whole life. Mike’s dad J.M. Bragg started racing a jeep in Mexico in 1970 and continued into the mid 80’s. Mike’s first race was at the age of 14 as a co driver, he started driving a


RJ Anderson’s XP1K3 Polaris RZR XP Turbo

After months of hard work by the industries best companies, the new 2016 Polaris XP1K3 RZR XP Turbo has arrived! Once again partnered with Mark Holz of Holz Racing Products to build RJ Anderson the ULTIMATE Polaris RZR XP


Rodrigo Ampudia Pro-2

The Ampudia family are no strangers in the Off-Road community especially in Baja. Rodrigo Ampudia Sr. made the unthinkable happen by bringing Lucas Oil Short Course Racing across the border in 2015. A few days prior to the event in Ensenada

Dakar 2016


Highs and Lows. Our Five Most Favorite, And Least Favorite, Aspects Of The 2016 Dakar Rally

As the dust settles at the 2016 Dakar Rally, the RDC team has taken a moment to reflect on the race this year and our experiences. While there have been an overwhelming number of unforgettable moments, there are still some


Gracias, Dakar

There is a guy who follows the Dakar every stage, every year in his classic Ford F-250. He reminds us of Chuck Strange (RIP buddy) in his purple Rolls Royce and in Chuck’s honor we refer to him as the


DAKAR BIKES RECAP- Mission Accomplished USA

To Americans, winning the Dakar is like planet Mars: We can see it sometimes but no one has ever been there yet. This is not a story about the world’s best rally racer and being the first Australian to win


Sheldon Creed’s Firsthand Thoughts Following The 2016 Dakar Rally

Catching Creed Sheldon Creed’s Firsthand Thoughts Following The 2016 Dakar Rally Prior to the 2016 Dakar Rally, RDC had the opportunity to sit down with Robby Gordon and Sheldon Creed for an Ask Me Anything interview based on input from our


Another Dakar In The Books Stage 13- Villa Carlos Paz to Rosario

Another Dakar In The Books Stage 13- Villa Carlos Paz to Rosario The final stage of the Dakar Rally is often superfluous, with the outcome already decided. This year was no different. The 180 kilometer special stage from Villa Carlos


2016 RDC Dakar Workflow

2016 RDC Dakar Workflow To cover Dakar is somewhat similar to what photographers and journalists are accustomed to in Baja. Race cars go by at a high rate of speed and one snaps away and writes about it afterwards. Then

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