CHUCK HOVEY CROWNED 2007 CAR/TRUCK GRAND CHAMPION AT BEST IN THE DESERT SEASON FINALE

(Henderson, NV) -- Chuck Hovey dominated the field as the Best In The Desert racing series concluded it 2007 season with the Henderson's Terrible 400 on Saturday, December 1. Hovey cruised to the finish line as he won the Car/Truck three-lap race. The win solidified the 2007 Car/Truck Grand Championship for Hovey as he beat out Shawn Croll and Sam Berri for the title.

Croll finished the race and Car/Truck Championship Chase in 2nd place. Berri, who did not finish the race, suffered a large drop in the Chase standings. He finished in 15th place.

Over 80 miles of rough terrain and muddy track conditions in Eldorado Valley challenged over 200 drivers, riders and race teams. The Henderson's Terrible 400 Desert Race is presented by Best in the Desert Racing Association, the City of Henderson, Herbst Gaming and the City of Boulder City.

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