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Derek West @ Ultra4 Teardown!

This was the first Ultra 4 race back since COVID-19 hit and man was everyone ready for some racing! Friday was qualifying at 3 pm. Derek and the #20 team had been working on getting a few things fixed up for the race that morning and put some new plug wires on just before qualifying… Continue Reading Derek West @ Ultra4 Teardown!

LeSage 2nd at Ridegcrest!

Second place finish in Ridgecrest! After damaging the rear suspension at the Gorman Ridge Rally and with only 2 weekends to re-prep and test the car for the final race of the Ultra4 Western Series championship, I put everything on hold and went to work. The first week was spent taking everything apart, ordering new… Continue Reading LeSage 2nd at Ridegcrest!

Redemption At Gorman Ridge Rally For Scott

I’ve wanted to race a stage rally since I was a kid. I entered last year, but lost a motor on the first stage of the Gorman Ridge Rally. This year, the race would be the first one of the season after a summer break to prepare the car. After the Ultra4 race in Mexico,… Continue Reading Redemption At Gorman Ridge Rally For Scott

Jordan Pellegrino’s Ultra4 Nationals Race Report

Jordan Pellegrino and Team GenRight at the Ultra4 Nationals

Friday: Had a drivers meeting early Friday morning then straight off to practice where we were getting a feel for the track trying different lines, tire pressures, feeling out all the corners etc. We only had a 30-minute practice to get everything sorted out and we used every minute we had. After practice, we were… Continue Reading Jordan Pellegrino’s Ultra4 Nationals Race Report

Rawlin McGhie Takes First Place in Arizona Dirt Riot Race

Rawlin McGhie on the pedal at Dirt Riot SW Round 2 Race

Dirt Riot SW Series Rd 2 Race Recap Pre-Running/Qualifying The McGhie Offroad team arrived in Arizona two days before the race. During our 12+ hour drive, we received news that some very experienced racers would be competing in our class; We knew that how we chose to prepare would make or break our race. Our… Continue Reading Rawlin McGhie Takes First Place in Arizona Dirt Riot Race

Derek West and His 8th King of the Hammers [recap]

Derek and team came ready for this race, very little work was required to be done on the car while on the lake bed. The focus was on getting just enough pre-running in and to be relaxed and ready for race day. The Jimmy’s car was working great and there was not a single issue… Continue Reading Derek West and His 8th King of the Hammers [recap]

Beat Up and Past the Cutoff, Come Get Ya Some Finishes King of the Hammers

Well, our race didn’t go as we had planned. We were given starting positions and ours was 28th. We were on the 14th row. The flag dropped and we were off. We smashed on the gas and took the hole shot from the 27th car. We came off the first jump great and up Short… Continue Reading Beat Up and Past the Cutoff, Come Get Ya Some Finishes King of the Hammers