Baja 1000

 
Bruce Meyers pioneered VW’s participation in Baja off-road racing

50 years later, Bruce Meyers recounts inaugural Baja 1000 victory

Volkswagen will celebrate not only its inaugural victory, but 50 years of participation in the Baja 1000 desert off-road race, which runs again November 14-18. “The first race, known then as the Mexican 1000, was held on October 31, 1967, running between Tijuana and La Paz,” Volkswagen... read more

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Honda Ridgeline Desert Race Truck, 2015 SEMA show

2017 Honda Ridgeline Previewed At SEMA By Desert Race Truck

The Honda Ridgeline hasn’t been on sale since the 2014 model year but a new generation is being readied for 2017, and we’re seeing it for the first time at the... read more November 3, 2015 by


 
Testing the BFGoodrich tire in Baja. Image via Ford-Trucks.com.

BFGoodrich Baja Tire Test Shows What Tough Really Means

Baja California has a way of putting everything into perspective. Concepts like "durability" and "difficulty" stand in stark relativity to the brutality of the region’s... read more December 5, 2014 by


 
2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro Desert Race Truck, SEMA 2014

Toyota Reveals Sienna, Tundra, Yaris Performance Concepts For SEMA

Carmakers are busily unveiling modified concept vehicles for the 2014 SEMA show, and Toyota is no different. The Japanese brand says it's emphasizing performance this year... read more October 28, 2014 by


 
BFGoodrich KO2 Tire Baja Mexico

BFGoodrich Brings Us To Baja To Torture New KO2 A/T Tire

To truly test a brand new tire, you have to abuse it. You have to beat it up, thrash it, and run it as hard as you can. If it can last through the punishment unleashed upon... read more October 2, 2014 by


 
2015 Tundra TRD Pro Series

Toyota Is Heading To Baja With Its TRD Pro Tundra

The truck market is a tough one these days. There's lots of competition, and every automaker that produces a full-size pickup wants you to think that their ride is the... read more August 11, 2014 by


 
2010 Toyota 4Runner

Toyota To Put 2010 4Runner Through The Baja 1000 Wringer

Toyota's involvement in motorsports has been a hot topic this week with their withdrawal from F1, and today's news is sure to draw some attention as well: the company plans... read more November 6, 2009 by


 
Cancer Treatment Centers of America JTGrey Racing Lexus LX570

Lexus LX 570 Driven To Victory In Tecate Baja 500

In a remarkable first for driver, team, vehicle and manufacturer, Joe Bacal and navigator Paul Williamsen took their freshly-built Cancer Treatment Centers of America JTGrey... read more June 11, 2009 by


 
 

 
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