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Tue 16 Sep 2003
ATK buys out Cannondale Motorsports inventory

ATK buys out Cannondale Motorsports inventory

SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 15, 2003--America's second oldest motorcycle manufacturer, ATK Motorcycles has taken delivery of all remaining Cannondale Motorsports inventory, paving the way for Cannondale dealers to resume providing parts...

Sun 31 Aug 2003
BITD: Baja 300: Mongo Racing race summary

BITD: Baja 300: Mongo Racing race summary

Ensenada, Mexico was the site of the 2003 Best In The Desert "Baja Mex 300 World Championship," the fourth race of the Best In The Desert Racing Association schedule. Mongo Off-Road Racing of Parker, Arizona with driver Randy Merritt in his Ford...

Wed 02 Jul 2003
Team Shimwells Hluhluwe preview

Team Shimwells Hluhluwe preview

In the past, Lady Luck has not been on the side of Team Shimwells Yamaha, but this will all change at the 2003 Hluhluwe Queen Pineapple Off-road Spectacular, the 4th round of the National Off-road Championship for Motorcycles that...

Tue 15 Jul 2003
CORR: Bark River I race report

CORR: Bark River I race report

Bark River, MI (July 13, 2003)-The 2003 season of the CORR Lucas Oil Series hit the half-way point at the BOSS Snowplow Off Road Challenge in Bark River, Michigan. Johnny Greaves (Pro-4), Scott Taylor (Pro-2) and Jeff Kincaid (Pro-Lite) continue...

Sun 30 Nov 2003
24 Hours TT Vodafone preview

24 Hours TT Vodafone preview

With an Entry List with more than 300 national and international drivers, the sixth edition of the 24 Hours TT Vodafone, that takes place this weekend (28th to 30th of this month), as always in Fronteira, is set to be the final Off Road show in ...

Wed 03 Sep 2003
BITD: Baja 300: Race summary

BITD: Baja 300: Race summary

Success in Baja Las Vegas, Nevada ~ "We did it again! We promoted a successful race in Baja and I couldn't be happier," says Casey Folks, Director of Best In The Desert Racing Association. "For the second year in Baja it could not have gone...

Thu 30 Jan 2003
CORR: Crandon announces 2003 schedule

CORR: Crandon announces 2003 schedule

CRANDON, WI -- Crandon International Off-Road Raceway -- already home to the annual World Championship Off-Road Races, the legendary Brush Run Races, the prestigious Potawatomi Governor's Cup Race and the $100,000 BorgWarner Shootout -- has added...

Tue 30 Sep 2003
Caledon 400 summary

Caledon 400 summary

The Caledon 400, the 6th Round of the National Off-road Championship for Motorcycles and the 7th Round for Quads that took place at Dewetsdorp in the Free State, saw second season victories for both the 2002 National Off- road Motorcycle...

Tue 05 Aug 2003
Team Southern Yamaha Tarka 400 summary

Team Southern Yamaha Tarka 400 summary

Jacques Struwig (Southern Yamaha) won Tarka 400 The combination has been right the whole season - Jacques "Boesman" Struwig and the Southern Yamaha Raptor 650. But some teething problems saw him not finishing two races (Kalahari 1000 and...

Thu 29 May 2003
CORR: Douglas Motorsports Antigo preview

CORR: Douglas Motorsports Antigo preview

Antigo, Wis...What a difference a year makes. Scott Douglas and the Rancho Ford F-150 steered clear of trouble - and bad luck - in last month's CORR season opener in Dresser, Wis., and now have the pleasure of entering this weekend's Mole Lake ...

Thu 09 Oct 2003
CORR: Rod Wells profile

CORR: Rod Wells profile

ESCANABA, MI (October 8, 2003) - Given the nature of his everyday job, it's little wonder Rod Wells decided he wanted to race in the ground pounding, teeth rattling world of the Championship Off Road Racing (CORR). "I make little rocks out of...

Wed 03 Dec 2003
Team Shimwells Yamaha Roof of Africa summary

Team Shimwells Yamaha Roof of Africa summary

Team Shimwells Yamaha is one of not many teams who went to the Lesotho Sun Roof of Africa (November 26 - 29) and came back with a 100% finishing record - each and every one of their small, but very committed team received the ...

Wed 17 Dec 2003
BITD: 2003 champions, year-end awards report

BITD: 2003 champions, year-end awards report

Las Vegas, Nevada ~ Best In The Desert announced the three Division Grand Champions this past weekend during the Year-End Awards Ceremony in Las Vegas, Nevada, and it was an incredibly exciting and emotional awards ceremony! Mark Weyhrich...

Sat 08 Nov 2003
CORR: 2004 CORR schedule

CORR: 2004 CORR schedule

<pre> 2004 CORR Lucas Oil Series Race Schedule May 29-30 Dresser, WI Pro & Sportsman June 12-13 Antigo, WI Pro & Sportsman June 26-27 Crandon, WI Pro & Sportsman July 10-11 ...

Wed 30 Jul 2003
Shimwells Yamaha Tarka 400 preview

Shimwells Yamaha Tarka 400 preview

Team Nashua Mobile Racing/Shimwells Yamaha is looking forward to the Tarka 400, the 5th round of the National Off-road Championship for Motorcycles that takes place this weekend at Tarkastad in the Eastern Cape. In the Open Class,...

Sun 16 Feb 2003
CORR: Bradley, Gourlie join forces for Pro-2 championship run

CORR: Bradley, Gourlie join forces for Pro-2 championship run

Bradley and Gourlie ready to clean up the competition with Quick 'n Brite in 2003. Indianapolis, Ind. (February 14, 2003)-Tommy Bradley will now have a product to help clean his 2000 and 2002 CORR Sportsman 2 trophies. He's also hoping he can...

Thu 02 Jan 2003
BITD: Best in the Desert announces television package

BITD: Best in the Desert announces television package

Best in the Desert Racing Association announces television coverage for the 2003 racing year. Las Vegas, NV - Best In The Desert announces they have secured TELEVISION COVERAGE for the 2003 "Silver State Series" off-road racing year. ...

Fri 19 Sep 2003
Caledon 400 preview

Caledon 400 preview

6th Round of the National Off-road Championship for Motorcycles and 7th Round for Quads It will be rider against rider and manufacturer against manufacturer - a serious test of man and machine on two and four wheels at the Caledon ...

Mon 22 Dec 2003
BITD: Ford expands BITD Off-Road Racing support

BITD: Ford expands BITD Off-Road Racing support

Ford Motor Company Expands Off-Road Racing Support with Best In The Desert Announces 2004 Ford Truck Motorsports Performance Awards Program Las Vegas, Nevada - Ford Truck Motorsports offers Performance Awards for Best In The Desert racing...

Tue 27 May 2003
CORR: Toyota Dresser event preview

CORR: Toyota Dresser event preview

DRESSER, Wis. (May 20, 2003) - Forest County Potawatomi team drivers Johnny Greaves and Jeff Kincaid begin the defense of their 2002 CORR (Championship Off Road Racing) championships this weekend at the season opening Total Off Road Rally, May ...

Thu 02 Jan 2003
BITD: 2003 Best in the Desert schedule

BITD: 2003 Best in the Desert schedule

<pre> Best In The Desest 2003 - Off-Road Racing Schedule January 3 - 4 KTM Parker "250" Motorcycle & Quad Points Only January 17 - 19 Kawasaki Team Green "Laughlin U.S. Hare...

Wed 26 Nov 2003
Team Shimwells Yamaha season finale preview

Team Shimwells Yamaha season finale preview

37th Lesotho Sun Roof of Africa: November 26 - 29, 2003 Last Round of the SA National Off-road Championship for Motorcycles and Quads Team Shimwells Yamaha aims to win off-road championship The small off-road racing team from Springs,...

Wed 30 Jul 2003
CORR: Art Schmitt Racing - CORR spotlight

CORR: Art Schmitt Racing - CORR spotlight

The Art Schmitt Racing team starting to find their groov in a short amount of time Indianapolis, Ind. (July 28, 2003)-What started out as an idea a few years ago between Nissan and Art Schmitt culminated into reality for the 2003 CORR Lucas Oil...

Tue 01 Apr 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: IRL: Rick Mears to receive award

CHAMPCAR/CART: IRL: Rick Mears to receive award

Rick Mears to receive Eagle One-Shav Glick Award. Legendary race car driver Rick Mears, one of only three four-time winners of the Indianapolis 500, has been chosen the winner of the fourth annual Eagle One-Shav Glick Award. The award,...

Thu 13 Feb 2003
BITD: Parker: Team Hummer race notes

BITD: Parker: Team Hummer race notes

Team Hummer® posts two second place finishes at `Parker 425' Parker, Arizona - Feb 8, 2003: Best in the Desert Racing Association opened the 2003 season with the inaugural `Parker 425', within sight of the mighty Colorado river. The course was...

Tue 08 Jul 2003
BITD: Reno: Team Hummer race notes

BITD: Reno: Team Hummer race notes

June 28, 2003 - Reno, Nevada: Contingency and technical inspection for Best in the Desert's `Vegas to Reno' race was scheduled for Thursday morning, June 25th in Las Vegas and Team HUMMER race vehicles started filling up the corner of the Suncoast...

Wed 28 May 2003
CORR: Taylor Offroad Racing Dresser race notes

CORR: Taylor Offroad Racing Dresser race notes

May 26, 2002 -- Dresser, WI -- On Memorial Day weekend it was the start of the 2003 Championship Off Road Racing series at the Trollhaugen Ski Resort in Dresser, Wisconsin. The perfect weather conditions gave the spectators an exciting show on a...

Thu 02 Jan 2003
BITD: Parker KTM preview, schedule

BITD: Parker KTM preview, schedule

Best in the Desert Racing Association and KTM Sportmotorcycles team up for the KTM PARKER "250" Las Vegas, Nevada - The Best In The Desert Racing Association announces a new and very exciting race to the 2003 ~ "Silver State Series" the KTM...

Tue 16 Sep 2003
CORR: Scott Douglas New York summary

CORR: Scott Douglas New York summary

Bizarre reversal takes Douglas out of winner'S circle in CORR Pro-4 finale at Unadilla. Edmeston, NY...Scott Douglas was finishing up his winner's circle celebration and the associated media interviews following yesterday's thrilling...

Tue 21 Oct 2003
Team Shimwells The Roost Carousel preview

Team Shimwells The Roost Carousel preview

TEAM SHIMWELLS YAMAHA READY FOR MORE VICTORIES AT THE ROOST CAROUSEL 400 The small, but dominant Team Shimwells Yamaha off-road racing team is ready and geared for some more victories at The Roost Carousel 400, the penultimate round of the ...

Thu 29 May 2003
CORR: Federico Racing Dresser race notes

CORR: Federico Racing Dresser race notes

The winter is finally over and that can only mean the start of Championship Off-Road Racing season! It's a sure bet that all CORR racers have been working on their race cars or trucks for the past six months with an eye towards the 2003 ...

Sun 04 May 2003
BITD: Terrible's Town: Team Hummer race notes

BITD: Terrible's Town: Team Hummer race notes

Team Hummer® finishes second and third at `Terrible's Town 250' Pahrump, NV - April 28, 2003: The `Terrible's Town 250', the second event on Best in the Desert Racing Association's 2003 racing schedule, was contested on Saturday, April 26 in...

Fri 21 Mar 2003
CORR: Off Road Racing's CORR to be featured on new show

CORR: Off Road Racing's CORR to be featured on new show

Speed Channel's 'Dirty Thursdays' give fans an easy way to remember the CORR Lucas Oil Series. Indianapolis, Ind. (March 19, 2003)-In 2003, the CORR Lucas Oil Series will be featured on 'Dirty Thursdays', a new segment premiering on...

Wed 17 Dec 2003
CORR: Taylor receives AARWBA Honorable Mention

CORR: Taylor receives AARWBA Honorable Mention

5-time Pro-2 champion Scott Taylor earns Honorable Mention in the 2003 AARWBA All-America Team ballot Indianapolis, Ind. (December 16, 2003)-For the second time in three years, Scott Taylor received Honorable Mention in the At Large category...

Fri 25 Jul 2003
BITD: New class for the Baja Mex 300

BITD: New class for the Baja Mex 300

Las Vegas, NV - Best In The Desert Racing Association has just announced an exciting new class added for this next month's exciting Baja Mex "300", the new Safari Pre-Runner Class, open to all pre-runners! The entry fee will be $200 plus the $70...

Fri 21 Mar 2003
CORR: Renezeder's Pro Truck on display at NASCAR Mesa Marin event

CORR: Renezeder's Pro Truck on display at NASCAR Mesa Marin event

Lucas Oil and driver Carl Renezeder will introduce NASCAR fans to Championship Off Road Racing. Indianapolis, Ind. (March 21, 2003)-Lucas Oil, the title sponsor of Championship Off Road Racing, will sponsor a NASCAR event for the first time...