By Gabriel Garcia
Photos by Alejandro Soltero and José Flores
As 143 racers battled in the simmering desert heat Saturday, San Vicente’s desert racer Rick Sanchez earned a hard overall and Open Class victory at the RECORD Rancho La Vuelta 200. The race was held last weekend in ejido Heroes de la Independencia, Baja California, Mexico.
Sanchez drove in the grueling race through the rugged Baja terrain with fresh temperatures along ejido Santa Catarina, running four laps around the 50 mile loop race course in 4 hours, 37 minutes and 32 seconds. He drove the no. 855 San Vicente Racing Class 8 Ford Raptor built by Padmur shop in Ensenada...