The 2nd half of the Kartek desert championship starts this weekend at the KC hilites midnight special in Barstow California. To beat the heat of the desert the race starts at dusk and will end at midnight. The leaders in points for the Kartek desert championship are rob walters in 1st , followed by Bryan freeman, day gang, Cody freeman and Mike gaughan jr. rounds out the top 5 . The Mickey Thompson baja pro points leader at the start of this race is 17 year old Cody freeman . This is after Cody's win at the last snore race the dusty times 250 , The 45 member pro-1600 drivers coalition will be racing at the KC hilights midnight special this weekend making the limited 1600 class the largest class. The race starts at 6 PM just off the lenwood exit in Barstow California, There will be 6 40 mile laps with the leaders done by midnight. there is no charge to spectators. for more info go to go-desert.com
We were out prerunning sat night. Barstow is still Barstow. I love to race at night. If all the races were at night, we would not miss one of them! There are only 7, 5-1600. 7 is good but we need 10. If you have a 5-1600, lets go race. Lets have a safe fun weekend.