Articles By: Josh McGuckin

Navigation & Communication

Navigation & Communication

Possibly the most difficult element of racing in the remote areas of Baja is navigation and communication. It all seems so straight forward when you are sitting comfortably in your house and you see these GPS units and phones and think “how hard could this be!?” but you quickly are introduced to a world without […]

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How do you prepare for a race (Chase Plan)

How do you prepare for a race (Chase Plan)

In part two of “how do you prepare for a race” lets go over a long course chase plan, and how we go about making it happen. We are a fairly new and reasonably inexperienced team, so when we started working toward our first Baja 1000 we knew only one thing. Get experience and get […]

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How do you prepare for a race? (The Car)

How do you prepare for a race? (The Car)

We get a lot of questions from folks who are interested in what we do, and many of those questions are pretty interesting. We are choosing the most common questions to answer. Today, How do you prepare for a race. Since this is a HUGE question, lets break it down. Today we will talk about […]

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Sponsorship, earn it

Sponsorship, earn it

We have been fortunate to have a number of incredible companies come along to support us. No, this doesn’t pay our way across the finish line, but it certainly helps us in our quest to get there. A lot of people think that companies are just sitting around, sponsorship budget in hand waiting for someone […]

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Piles of money, Piles of time…or both

Piles of money, Piles of time…or both

We get asked a lot of questions but the one that has been sticking in my head lately is: What does it take to get into racing. It’s actually a complicated question, because really you have to hash out what the person is asking. Racing what? Where? You can race your daily driver for $40 […]

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The Collin Miron 300

The Collin Miron 300

Racing in Colorado isn’t exactly plentiful, at least not for offroad. So when there is a good race in Colorado, we have to go! We are fortunate to have Colorado Off Road Extreme nearby and they do hold a full season of racing. However only a few of the races are set up on an […]

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Adding Strength

Adding Strength

The car has been a great car but our most recent incident at the Mint 400 we learned that we need to stay on top of the fatigue that the car is seeing. There are going to be many more things that break on the car, the trick is trying to predict what is next […]

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The Mint 400 Aftermath

The Mint 400 Aftermath

Well, the Mint 400 didn’t go as planned, we hoped for a finish, we ended up breaking the car in half. I suppose that is how it goes in Class 11. The issues we had were not because of lack of trying, the car was thoroughly prepped and yet a weak spot in the metal […]

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Offroad Xtreme: Minterview

Offroad Xtreme: Minterview

Offroad Xtreme released a longer version of the interview they did with us at the Mint 400 this year. Check it out here: http://www.offroadxtreme.com/news/minterview-josh-mcguckins-desert-racing-dream/ Special thanks to: Baja Designs | Rock Barbers | FOX | Painters Grinding | Rugged Radios | Gates | C-FAB

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Offroad Xtreme Short Interview

Offroad Xtreme Short Interview

We had a nice interview on Offroad Xtreme during Tech and Contingency. Check it out here: http://www.offroadxtreme.com/news/fremont-street-frenzy-contingency-day-at-the-2016-mint-400/ Special thanks to: Baja Designs | Rock Barbers | FOX | Painters Grinding | Rugged Radios | Gates | C-FAB

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