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2010 Baja 500 chase report

2010 Baja 500 by Mike Stewart. Its 3:00 AM, the quarter moon is peeking over the eastern horizon, Orion is beginning to dip below the western hills. Then why am I awake? Am I cold? No. Gotta pee? No. Sleepy? Yes. Perhaps it’s the oompah music blasting from the adjacent camp and the women screaming

1971 Baja 500 Pre-run

Corky’s 1971 NORRA Baja Pre Run My first trip to Baja was to pre-run the 1971 Baja 500: Ensenada, then back to Ensenada, 480 miles +. Sat AM daylight, we leave Ensenada, and ride to Camalu, the end of the pavement. This is before the paved hwy to La Paz. I am riding a 71

flat horse mike

Pit support Baja 500 2006

The 2006 Baja 500, Chase-X pit team summary of activities and adventure. Pit support for off-road race cars at the Baja 500 can be very boring one moment and very exciting the next. Waiting for hours, monitoring the radios for information, watching your racecar roar past, then hurriedly relocating to a different location and then

2007 Baja 1000

By Stuart Chase 2007 Baja 1000, 40th running. Wednesday, 11-7 Wake up at 6 and off to Chris Wilson’s with Megan to pick up his truck and prerunner for a test a Plaster city and find out if the motor issues have been fixed. Kras is playing cards at one of the Indian casinos and

1992 Gold Coast 300

By Mark Naugle. Not Just any body 1992 Gold Coast 300. Bob and I were in Vegas for the publicity run a week before the race. We were staying at the Gold Strike hotel in Jean near the Start/Finish area. Getting to the hotel on Friday afternoon had been a little bit of a challenge

Image by Dave Baldwin

Nevada 1000

Story by Trey. Images by Dave Baldwin. One of the Nevada 1000’s on the last day, Chuck (Hovey) started right in front of Collins/Ragland. Charlie told Larry that if he caught him he would move since Collins was going for the overall and we were an hour or so down by day 4. Brian (Collins)

SCORE-INTERNATIONAL BAJA 2000

LocosMocos.com at the Baja 2000

LocosMocos.com at the Baja 2000 By Mark Naugle November 9-17, 2000 The basic task at hand was to move eleven trucks, one 4-wheel drive Toyota Van, one dirt bike, one flat bed trailer loaded with spare race tires and equipment, one trailered generator and twenty-three people 600 miles south of San Diego to set up

American Hero in Parker

By Mike Mcclintock 2015 BITD Parker 425 Had the privilege to meet this Hero yesterday while he was stopped at our pit location : On their 2nd lap, shortly prior to making it to the Mineral Wash pit, the car being driven by this gentleman, and co-piloted by Brian Busby from Amber Race Services, lost

2009 Parker 425

2009 Parker Mineral Wash pit report for Checkers and Chuck Hovey By Mike Mcclintock I was there, at the Mineral Wash / Wells pit. We planned for rain, more then I can say for a lot of the racers. We took 2 EZ-UP’s, and a few tarps with us. Determined to stay as dry as we

1990 Gold Coast 300

Race Tales: 1990 Gold Coast 300 Oct 13, 1990 By:Tony Tellier Off-Road Racing Racing Information Systems tt@off-road.com Checkers Off Road What makes a Checker pit more intense, and more interesting, is the fact that the cars are racing for position and points. There were four Unlimited cars at the Coast: Tom Koch; Tom Martin; Steve

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