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ULTRA4 Newsletter – Series Points, Badlands and American Rocksports

NEW! Badlands in Two Weeks!
Pay Registration TODAY to avoid late fee
June 28th & 29th
Badlands Off Road Park – Attica, IN
Adults: $20 online and $25 at the door
Children: $10 online and $15 at the door
Last year more than 9,000 fans came out to Badlands for the UMC event featuring ULTRA4 Racing. This year promises to be an even bigger event with 3 days with of competitions, more races, more competitors, a parade through downtown and a live band on Saturday night!
Please Note: Drivers wishing to display their vehicles downtown during the festival Friday night after their parade should contact Shannon Welch at[email protected]. It’s a great opportunity to meet fans and get your car publicity!
The Course:
For 4400s The course will be a 10-12 mile course featuring Rock Obstacles open desert and tight, technical tree-lined areas. The race will be run grand prix style with the driver with the most amount of laps in the designated period of time winning.
4500s and 4600s will be racing w/ the Trec B and C vehicles on a fast course that will not contain rocks.
Dry camping is available free on site for all race teams. Pit members will be required to pay entry into the park. (pay in advance for a discounted rate). And an additional $5 will be required for USAC insurance in the pits. The pits will also be the site of the post race concert and party.
Live Coverage: 
Live coverage will be available at www.ultra4racing.com/live
NEW!  Click here for Badlands Schedule of Events – Updated with driver’s meetings, registration and practice schedule
Pay today to avoid late fees which go into effect tomorrow!

 NEW! American Rocksports Challenge in One Month!

July 12th & 13th

Miller Motorsports Tooele, UT

2013 marks the 3rd annual American Rocksports Challenge at Miller Motorsports Park. This is the final race in the Trail Gear Western Regional Series before the Nitto Tire National Championship in Texas. This race is a unique format exclusive to ULTRA4. Drivers will compete on Miller Motorsports famed short course track while combining it with MMS’ man-made rock obstacle course. This event is one of the most spectator friendly events of the season!

NEW! Online registration is available here.

Pay before June 28th to avoid paying a late fee!

NEW! Nitto’s Nelson Wins Again at 4 Wheel Parts Grand Prix 
 SAN BERNARDINO, CA May 28, 2013: Last weekend’s 4 Wheel Parts Glen Helen Grand Prix marked the third annual
ULTRA4 race held at Glen Helen Raceway and the second annual win for 2012 Nitto Tire National Champion, Nick Nelson.  It was the largest regional ULTRA4 race to date with 80 cars registering, 66 of which competed in the unlimited 4-wheel drive class known as ULTRA4.

Levi Shirley to be First American to Race King of The Valleys
DODGE CITY, KS – June 14th, 2013: Levi Shirley, one of the youngest drivers to compete in ULTRA4 Racing will be representing the United States at this year’s 2nd Annual King of the Valleys set to take place in South Wales August 9th through the 11th Shirley, who is just 21 years of age, is one of the youngest ULTRA4 drivers in the United States and the first to heard across the Atlantic to compete against the more than 50 European off road race teams expected to compete in this year’s King of The Valleys.

NEW! Top 10 Non-Qualified Drivers From Each Regional Race Will Qualify for KOH


February 7th, 2014


Effective immediately: ULTRARacing will now be taking the top 10 non-qualified drivers that finish from each race. The last two years we have taken non-qualified that finished in the top 10. Now, 10 Non-qualified drivers will qualify at each regional race.  We have made this decision retroactive for all 2013 regional races, and those that have qualified have been notified. Drivers must finish the race in order to qualify.


NEW! ULTRA4 Series Points Grid Updated

All 2013 points including KOH have been updated on the series points grid. Shannon Campbell is currently in the lead for the Nitto Tire National Championship,he is also the only driver to have completed 4 races so far this season.

Nitto National Championship  

The Nitto National Champion will be the driver with the most points from their best 3 season races in 2013 plus points earned in Texas. The 3 races can be a combination of any 3 regional races or any 2 regional races plus King of The Hammers.

ULTRA4 Quilt Highest Bid is $2500

As of today, June 14th, HR 1960 has passed the house and is moving onto the Senate. We are close to having a bill passed that can protect Johnson Valley. We have a few more months of paying for a lobbyist left and still need to raise money for these efforts. The above quilt created by Chris Bolger is up for auction. We have a donation bid of $2500 currently for this quilt. If someone would like to place a bid higher than that for the quilt they have until 6/21 to do so. Simply email[email protected] if you have a higher bid than $2500 for this quilt!

2013 KOH Hats For Sale 
 Laminated posters, KOH hats and remaining hoodies are all for sale in our store at www.kohthemovie.com.


Badlands and American Rocksports are both quickly approaching. If you haven’t already registered, please take a few minutes to do so today. In fact, registration for all the remaining races for 2013 have been posted towww.ultra4racing.com.
Dave, Shannon and Texas Jesus will all be in Indiana before making our way to Utah just a few weeks later. If you haven’t bought your tickets for Indiana yet, they are cheaper online than at the gate, so we recommend purchasing your tickets in advance.
We were excited by the incredible turn out at Glen Helen of both drivers and fans. ULTRA4 Racing is growing and it’s great to see the record number of cars and fans turning out to each event!
We’re excited to be able to share with you that the bill to protect Johnson Valley passed the house this morning and is moving onto the Senate. Once there, it will probably go through several Senate Committees before being brought up for vote by the entire Senate. We are very close to protecting Johnson Valley!
See you at the next race…

Dave Cole

Chris Bolger

Shannon Welch

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