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Top Off-Road Races Around the World

Top Off-Road Races Around the World

Chris Western - Baja 1000   Off-road races come in many forms around the world, from the iconic Dakar Rally to the Baja 1000 and our own Finke Desert Race.   Dakar Rally The adventure began back in 1977, when Thierry Sabine got lost on his...

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Finke 2016 for #57

Finke 2016 for #57

  We had a very busy lead up to the race with a few issues, the main one being power steering. We seized a pump, broke a shaft off and changed every thing that we thought could be making it noisy, including the oil.   Our Finke week started...

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Finke 2016 Ivan Robertson TT 471

Finke 2016 Ivan Robertson TT 471

The lead up to Finke was hectic with putting engines on dynos, not getting the power we had hoped for, then had cam shaft and valve springs changed to which we got a little more power, so we fitted the engine to the truck and did some testing but...

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OFF ROAD RACING AND WHERE TO START

OFF ROAD RACING AND WHERE TO START

  Off Road Racing is a very challenging and exciting sport that is fast becoming the premier racing style here is Australia, due to its many events and many classes. You can get started in this sport reasonably inexpensively, depending on the...

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This is one Finke I won't forget....

This is one Finke I won't forget....

Chris Western - Off Road Rush Mickey Thompson Race Team     The Transport Department (Dad, Bobby, Stuey and apprentice Nick) arrived in Alice Tuesday and we headed out to the Alice Springs Off Road Club for some testing.   I had the settings...

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