Category: Events

King Shocks Dominate The Baja 1000

Posted on December 16, 2013 into Events

king_shocks_baja1000_2013_1The Tecate SCORE Baja 1000 held its 46th annual motorsport competition across the Baja peninsula and over a most treacherous journey through the wild deserts and into the untamed mystique of Northern Mexico. Known as the world’s most arduous non-stop off road racing event, the Baja 1000 demands every ounce of courage that one could muster just to even take the green flag and start down the course at speed. Braver than most, BJ Baldwin,Continue reading…

4 Wheel Parts Riverside has a new look

Posted on November 21, 2013 into Events




Rebooted 4 Wheel Parts Riverside Store Hitting on All Cylinders
The 4 Wheel Parts Riverside, California store held a November 9 event to celebrate its new, state-of-the-art design. The event featured exclusive onsite discounts, giveaways, installation deals, and free food and entertainment. Referred to as store 2.0, the layout signals the dawning of a new era for 4 Wheel Parts. The revamped location’s leading edge design has interactive, hands-on displays, thousands more products, and areas for customers to learn more about products.
So far, the rebootContinue reading…


Team Menzies Motorsports recently rolled into Joilet, Illinois with high hopes. They were anxious to get the Traxxes TORC event at the Route 66 Raceway, which is located at the Chicagoland Speedway Complex, underway. The team’s standings in the points race were already impressive, and they were eager to, at the least, solidify and hopefully increase their leads.

However, one thing was different at this particular event – the rainy conditions that had seemingly beenContinue reading…

2013 Ford Truck Jam on October 6th in Long Beach

Posted on September 26, 2013 into Events


Are you a Ford truck enthusiast? Do you love the x-games? Is helping charity high on your priority list? Do you love good food and fun? Are you interested in attending a FREE event with trucks, music, and food? If the answer to any of these is “yes” (or even kind of), then you should check out the 2013 Ford Truck Jam in Long Beach, CA onContinue reading…


Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. will send one lucky fan on an exclusive, behind-the-scenes trip to Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 167 in Las Vegas as the grand prize in the Toyo Tires “The Drive Within. What’s Yours?” sweepstakes running now through Oct. 13, 2013 on Facebook.

The Toyo Tires Facebook page features videos of UFC Lightweight Champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis, UFC Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz and others telling what drives them in and out ofContinue reading…

Casey Currie Battles to Top 10 in Reno

Posted on September 6, 2013 into Events


Currie began his weekend with some momentum by posting top-three times in the initial Friday practice sessions. He carried that over into Saturday by posting the second-fastest lap in qualifying and giving himself prime track position for the 12-lap race.

At the drop of the green, the Pro Lite field scattered throughout the first turn at Wild West Motorsports Park. While jockeying for position Currie was hit by another truck, which forced him to loseContinue reading…

4x4s Driving on Water

Posted on August 29, 2013 into Events

Check out this video of all kinds of off-road vehicles driving through water. This doesn’t really have much to do with lifted trucks, but most lifted truck owners can appreciate any type of vehicle driving through long stretches of water. The best part are the vehicles who get stuck, which is always fund to watch. Enjoy.


Menzies Motorsports owned the podium in Chicago at the end of July, taking a trio of third-place finishes and a big win at a TORC race double header where drivers Bryce Menzies, Ricky Johnson and Travis Pastrana put on an incredible show of short-course dominance.

“This was a long day but I’m super excited it ended with a win,” Menzies said from the podium on Saturday as he savored his victory. “Thank you to all theContinue reading…

Screen shot 2013-08-13 at 8.43.04 AM

There is no better way to start the 543-mile long General Tire “Vegas to Reno” race than at the head of pack and dust free. And on this coming Wednesday, August 14th, 59 unlimited class cars and trucks will be competing for a chance to do just that and claim the “Team Ford” Pole Award.

Best in the Desert is desert racing’s only sanctioning body that holds Time Trials forContinue reading…