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2016 BFG®-SCORE Baja 1000 Experience

by Moses Ludel

A major draw at the 2016 SEMA Show in Las Vegas was the third annual BFG®/SCORE Baja 1000 Experience at the Silver Lot. This year’s onsite event featured two press conferences, off-road racing vehicles on display, the replica Mike’s Sky Ranch Cantina, celebrity off-road drivers, crews and teams—plus a full roster of BFG® sponsored activities. See this video coverage plus 4WD Mechanix Magazine’s additional videos that include the 2016 Outstanding Trails Awards and the 2nd annual BFG® Pit Crew Challenge.  Join the excitement!

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SCORE’s CEO Roger Norman (center at left) and SCORE staff launch the qualifying event held Tuesday night at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.  Join the Tuesday press conference at the BFG®/SCORE Baja 1000 Experience and the follow-up announcement to the press on Wednesday.

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The Silver Lot was a hot spot at the 2016 SEMA Show!  Trophy Trucks were on display and rolled off in a parade toward the Las Vegas Motor Speedway for Tuesday night’s qualifying race.  Starting positions were announced the following day at the BFG®/SCORE Baja 1000 Experience’s second press conference.  Hear the results and how your favorite driver’s stacked up at short track off-road qualifying!

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Race car driver Randy Pobst (left) learned hard core competitive off-road driving lessons from John Williams (right). Hear what Randy has to say and how his racing perceptions were altered behind the wheel of a competition off-road truck at the track in Utah!

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Jim Ryan from SCORE shares updates and sweeping plans with the press.  For those who enjoy off-road racing, a special experience was the BFGoodrich® Virtual Reality Experience, an opportunity to ride “virtually” with Rob MacCachren in a high performance truck!  Watch how real this experience can be as participants respond to the truck’s speed, angles and forces!

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