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Tue 09 Apr 2002
BITD: Johnny Campbell injured in NevadaHeadline

BITD: Johnny Campbell injured in Nevada

Las Vegas (April 6) - Honda rider Johnny Campbell was injured while competing at the Terrible Town's 250. Campbell crashed early in the race and was airlifted to the Las Vegas Medical Center where he underwent tests for possible fracture of two...

Thu 01 Aug 2002
Sat 02 Mar 2002
BITD: Adelanto Grand Prix race report

BITD: Adelanto Grand Prix race report

Two legends in off-road Motorcycle racing joined forces on February 23 - 24, to bring what is already known as the biggest and best Motorcycle Grand Prix of all time, the "Adelanto Grand Prix" to new heights! Best In The Desert Racing Association...

Sat 12 Oct 2002
CORR: Scott Taylor off-road racing on Speed

CORR: Scott Taylor off-road racing on Speed

Watch Scott Taylor make Off-Road Racing History on the Speed Channel. The final round of the 2002 Lucas Oil CORR Pro-2 Championship and the 2002 Borg Warner World Championship Manufacturers' Challenge from Crandon International Raceway. Friday...

Thu 27 Jun 2002
CORR: Edmeston: Buggy classes results

CORR: Edmeston: Buggy classes results

<pre> Super Buggy Round One Pos Car Driver Vehicle Tires --- --- ------------------------- ---------- ------------ 1. 924 Aaron Hawley Toyota Goodyear 2. 929 Scott Schwalbe Toyota ...

Fri 27 Sep 2002
BITD: Baja Mex300: First in class results

BITD: Baja Mex300: First in class results

<pre> Best in the Desert Baja Mex "300" World Championship Car/Truck Class Winners 1st Place - 3rd Overall - 1200 Protruck Class - Dan Ragland, Mike Emerson, Peter Avelar, 7:15:27 1st Place - 5th Overall - 1000 Class - Eduardo...

Wed 21 Aug 2002
CORR: Crandon Shootout preview

CORR: Crandon Shootout preview

Event: BorgWarner World Championship Off-Road Races Date: August 30-September 1, 2002. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Labor Day Weekend. Racing begins at 1 p.m. Friday with the Trail Master Time Trials for entry into Sunday's BorgWarner Shootout.

Wed 01 May 2002
CORR: Championship Off Road Racing TV package announced

CORR: Championship Off Road Racing TV package announced

The 2002 CORR Lucas Oil Series will debut on Speed Channel June 22. Avon, Ind. (April 30, 2002) -- The 2002 CORR Lucas Oil Pro Series' television schedule on the Speed Channel was announced, giving the off-road racing series a new look on the ...

Tue 25 Jun 2002
CORR: Scott Taylor wins Governor's Cup at Crandon

CORR: Scott Taylor wins Governor's Cup at Crandon

Scott Taylor became the first Pro 2 driver to win the prestigious Governor's Cup Challenge race at Crandon International OffRoad Raceway. Wisconsin Governor Scott McCallum presented the trophy to the current Pro 2 champion. Taylor's Mobil-1, BF...

Thu 07 Nov 2002
CORR: 2003 CORR race schedule

CORR: 2003 CORR race schedule

<pre> 2003 CORR Lucas Oil Series Race Schedule May 24-26 Dresser, Wisconsin Pro & Sportsman June 7-8 Antigo, Wisconsin Pro & Sportsman June 21-22 Crandon, Wisconsin Pro & Sportsman July...

Fri 27 Sep 2002
BITD: Off-road SMD team describes Baja Mex300

BITD: Off-road SMD team describes Baja Mex300

SMD Ford Power Stroke Excursion wins Baja Mex 300. After 1 ½ years of development and learning how to drive the 810 lb SUV we found the Finish Line 1st in Stock SUV Class. This was the 1st ever Best in The Desert BAJA MEX 300 Race by ...

Wed 19 Jun 2002
CORR: Crandon Raceway readies for Off-Road opener

CORR: Crandon Raceway readies for Off-Road opener

Guv to be at Crandon! Crandon track freshens up as it sets to open '02 Off-Road season. CRANDON, WI -- Action behind the scenes at Crandon Raceway is fast and furious as the heralded off-road track sets to kickoff its 33rd year of off-road...

Thu 18 Apr 2002
CORR: Unadilla Off-Road Raceway welcomes CORR

CORR: Unadilla Off-Road Raceway welcomes CORR

Unadilla Motorsports calls all drivers, crews, and race fans to the CORR Lucas Oil Off-Road Truck Races on May 24-26 Unadilla® Off-Road Raceway is looking forward to welcoming all drivers on May 24th-26th to Rounds ...

Fri 01 Nov 2002
CORR: Dresser Memorial Day event added for 2003

CORR: Dresser Memorial Day event added for 2003

The CORR Lucas Oil Series will be the 'major show' for the 26th annual Memorial Day 4 x4 off-road event in Dresser, Wisconsin. Avon, Ind. (October 31, 2002)-Championship Off Road Racing officials announced today that the CORR Lucas Oil Series ...

Sat 14 Sep 2002
BITD: CHAMPCAR/CART: Jimmy Vasser to race Baja Mex300

BITD: CHAMPCAR/CART: Jimmy Vasser to race Baja Mex300

Jimmy Vasser to join Groff Motorsports effort. at 2002 Baja Mex "300" Las Vegas, NV -- Adding a major name to a 2002 Best In The Desert Baja Mex "300" event that already features an impressive list of off-road stars, CART's...

Thu 06 Jun 2002
BITD: Nevada 1000: Draw order announced

BITD: Nevada 1000: Draw order announced

<pre> 2002 - Nevada "1000" Draw Order (as of 6/4/02) Open Pro 1 N1 Steve Hengeveld 2 N5 Ty Davis 3 N6 Brian Brown 4 N14 Danny Cooper 5 N2 Destry Abbott 6 N4 ...

Mon 14 Jan 2002
Robbie Gordon reaches quarter finals in Race of Champions

Robbie Gordon reaches quarter finals in Race of Champions

GRAN CANARIA, Spain -- NASCAR Winston Cup driver Robby Gordon broke records and became the first American driver to reach the quarterfinals in the Race of Champions on Dec. 9. Shortly after winning his first career NASCAR Winston Cup victory, ...

Thu 13 Jun 2002
CORR: Scott Taylor season preview

CORR: Scott Taylor season preview

It's a New look for the Taylor Racing Team in 2002 Belvidere, IL - May 20, 2002 - Scott Taylor believes preparation is the success of the Taylor Racing Teams three consecutive championships. With the combination of Mobil 1, BF Goodrich, Ford and...

Wed 12 Jun 2002
CORR: Sportsman 2 and Stock Truck standings after Antigo

CORR: Sportsman 2 and Stock Truck standings after Antigo

<pre> Sportsman 2 standings June 10, 2002 Pos Car Driver Vehicle Tires Points --- --- ------------------------- ---------- ------------ ---------- 1. 210 Tommy Bradley, Jr. Chevrolet Goodyear ...

Wed 13 Nov 2002
BITD: 2003 Parker 425 entry list grows

BITD: 2003 Parker 425 entry list grows

Who's Who in Off-Road Racing is racing the Blue Water Resort & Casino Parker "425" -The Race to Race in 2003- Las Vegas, Nevada ~ The buzz is "The Parker "425"!!! The buzz is "We're racing the Parker "425"!! Everyone's talking about the Parker...

Fri 03 May 2002
Valvoline Cup May news and notes

Valvoline Cup May news and notes

May is America's 'Race Month' grassroots racers in action nationwide, 70,000-plus competing for new Valvoline Cup. In basketball, it's called "March Madness," as men's and women's teams battle their way through the NCAA tournament in hopes of a...

Thu 27 Jun 2002
BITD: Nevada 1000: Team Hummer race summary

BITD: Nevada 1000: Team Hummer race summary

Rod Hall and Team Hummer© win Nevada 1000. Las Vegas, NV - June 21, 2002: Team HUMMER's Rod Hall became the first man in motorsports history to win a major event in each of five consecutive decades when the Hall/Davidson Class 4100 SUV crossed...

Sat 19 Jan 2002
BITD: 2002 season preview and news

BITD: 2002 season preview and news

* Best in the Desert is very proud to have been selected by the Pro Dirt group to race with us for the Terrible's Town "250" and the Nevada "1000" events and the Pro 10 group is racing with us for the Las Vegas "200". We are very excited and very...

Sat 02 Mar 2002
BITD: Off-road racing purse for Terrible's Town 250

BITD: Off-road racing purse for Terrible's Town 250

Terrible's Town "250" "The Richest Off-Road Race in Nevada" Las Vegas, Nevada - The third event of the 2002 "Silver State Series", the Terrible's Town "250", will be held April 5, 6, 7, 2002, in Pahrump, Nevada, promoted by Best In The Desert ...

Fri 02 Aug 2002
CORR: Crandon reconfigures Off-road track

CORR: Crandon reconfigures Off-road track

Historic moment as Crandon reconfigures famous off-road track. Crandon, WI -- Crandon Raceway, known to many off-road race fans as the "World Capital of Off-Road Racing", the "Big House with the Big Show" and where the ...

Mon 19 Aug 2002
BITD: Tonopah: Team Hummer race summary

BITD: Tonopah: Team Hummer race summary

Team HummeR® finishes second at Tonopah `300' Chad Hall extends points lead in Class 8100 Tonopah, NV - August 10, 2002: In a hotly contested race that saw the lead change hands several times, Team HUMMER's Chad Hall drove the ...

Mon 11 Feb 2002
CORR: Ford Trucks renew committment to CORR

CORR: Ford Trucks renew committment to CORR

Ford Trucks' `Built Ford Tough' mentality bringing victory on and off the race track Avon, Ind. (February 11, 2002) - Entering its third year as the Official Truck of Championship Off Road Racing, Ford Trucks has utilized its relationship with...

Thu 03 Jan 2002
BITD: Update on the condition of Tim Staab
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BITD: Update on the condition of Tim Staab

The offroad community is keeping Tim Staab and his family and friends in their thoughts as the family prepares for a long road of recovery for Staab once he awakens from the coma. The family is having Staab transfered to a hospital near their...

Thu 12 Dec 2002
BITD: Las Vegas: Season finale class winners

BITD: Las Vegas: Season finale class winners

<pre> Las Vegas 200 Class Winners Pro Motorycle Destry Abbot/Shane Espisito Kawasaki Pro Quad Doug Eichner/William Yokley Roll Design Trick Truck Damen Jefferies ...

Mon 02 Sep 2002
CORR: Crandon II: Scott Taylor Racing preview

CORR: Crandon II: Scott Taylor Racing preview

The battle for PRO-2 Supremacy concludes Labor Day Weekend in Crandon, WI. August 20, 2001 - Belvidere, IL -- Scott Taylor finds himself 5 points of second place Evan Evans heading into the final two rounds of the Lucas Oil CORR Pro-2 ...

Wed 14 Aug 2002
CORR: Baldwin first entry for Crandon Shootout

CORR: Baldwin first entry for Crandon Shootout

"Fastest off-road racer alive" first to register for 2002 Borgwarner Shootout at Crandon CRANDON, WI -- Each year since the inception of the World Championship BorgWarner Shootout at Crandon Raceway in 1995, racers compete not only on the track...

Thu 05 Dec 2002
BITD: Las Vegas: Team Hummer season finale preview

BITD: Las Vegas: Team Hummer season finale preview

Team Hummer® set their sights on 2002 points championships. Reno, NV - Dec. 1, 2002: Coming off a big win at the SCORE Baja 1000, the energized crew at Team HUMMER was hard at work this week getting ready for the final race of the season, Best...

Fri 06 Sep 2002
CORR: Crandon II: Steve Federico race summary

CORR: Crandon II: Steve Federico race summary

Do you believe in the Sophomore Jinx? Federico does! Wilmette, IL (September 4th, 2002) -- Labor Day weekend at Crandon, Wisconsin is like the 'Daytona 500' of Off-Road Racing. Kicking off the weekend was the town's traditional Friday morning ...

Thu 27 Jun 2002
BITD: Syko Racing Nevada 1000 summary

BITD: Syko Racing Nevada 1000 summary

We finished our first 1000 mile race in the new Pro Truck of Syko Racing that runs on Bilstein shocks, lit by Hella lights and cleaned by Del Mar Chevron! You can tell by the first line that we did not get first place. We finished in 6th place...

Thu 18 Apr 2002
CORR: Antigo sponsor announcement

CORR: Antigo sponsor announcement

Mole Lake Regency Casino joining Antigo Kiwanis Club as main sponsor for annual Kiwanis Off Road Championships. Avon, IN (April 15, 2002)--Bob Noskowiak, President of the Antigo Kiwanis Club, announced today that the Kiwanis Club and the Mole...

Tue 19 Mar 2002
CORR: Antigo commits for two years

CORR: Antigo commits for two years

Avon, Ind. (March 15, 2002) -- As one of the first cities to host Championship Off Road Racing, the city of Antigo, Wisconsin has taken part in the growth of CORR during its first four years. Antigo committed to be a part of the CORR Lucas Oil ...