Archive for Category: "In the Media"

Offroad: Volkswagen USA is Sponsoring a Baja 1000-Bound Beetle

Offroad: Volkswagen USA is Sponsoring a Baja 1000-Bound Beetle

Since its inception, the Baja 1000 has attracted VW Beetles by the dozen, and to celebrate 50 years of competition, Volkswagen of America is sponsoring the ProjectBaja Class 11 Beetle. In case you aren’t hip to Baja classifications, Class 11 is one of, if not the least modified groups that compete in the Baja 1000. […]

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TR Motor 1: Bast?r Baja Bug!

TR Motor 1: Bast?r Baja Bug!

Atlas’? veya Touareg’i unutun, bu y?l 50’incisi düzenlenen Baja 1000 yar???nda, Volkswagen bu yak???kl? 1970 VW Beetle ile köklerine geri dönüyor. Alman otomobil ?irketi, Class 11’de ikonik Bug ile yar??acak ProjectBaja.com tak?m?na sponsorluk yapacak. “Tope” lakapl? Beetle, Volkswagen’in orijinal 1.6 litrelik hava so?utmal? motoruyla ve otomobili çölde sürmeye elveri?li hale getirecek baz? modifikasyonlarla geliyor. Tabii […]

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Digital Trends: This classic Volkswagen Beetle will take on…

Digital Trends: This classic Volkswagen Beetle will take on…

This classic Volkswagen Beetle will take on one of the world’s toughest races Run every fall in Mexico’s Baja California Desert, the Baja 1000 is one of the toughest races in the world. Competitors drive hundreds of miles on a mix of roads and primitive trails, stopping only when their vehicles need fuel or repairs. […]

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The Drive: Volkswagen Sponsors 1970 Beetle in Baja 1000

The Drive: Volkswagen Sponsors 1970 Beetle in Baja 1000

The Drive featured our story today. Take a few minutes to check out their great article. Volkswagen is known for dominating Red Bull Global Rallycross, with the Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Team’s highly modified Beetles winning both the driver and manufacturer championships for the past three years. On Monday Volkswagen announced its sponsorship of a rather […]

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Jalopnik: Volkswagen Is Doing Desert Racing Right This Year

Jalopnik: Volkswagen Is Doing Desert Racing Right This Year

We were featured on Jalopnik today! We’re looking forward to seeing Jason again at Contingency! The 2017 Baja 1000 goes down next week. And this year being the 50th anniversary of the race, it’s going to be a big one: over 380 vehicles are already registered. Volkswagen will officially be on the starting line and […]

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CNBeta: Baja 1000

CNBeta: Baja 1000

I have no idea what they are saying, but check it out! Were featured on CNBeta! Read the article on CNBeta’s website

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The Torque Report: VW to sponsor the ProjectBaja.com Class 11 Beetle

The Torque Report: VW to sponsor the ProjectBaja.com Class 11 Beetle

The Torque Report just put out a great article on Volkswagen’s Support of our team! It’s been 50 years since Volkswagen started racing the Baja Bug and to celebrate it, VW has announced that it will sponsor the ProjectBaja.com Class 11 Volkswagen Beetle in the 50th BFGoodrich Tires SCORE Baja 1000 race. The race starts […]

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Volkswagen Sponsors Project Baja!

Volkswagen Sponsors Project Baja!

Yes, you heard it right. This year, Volkswagen has sponsored our effort at the Baja 1000! We can just barely believe it ourselves. Years of research and development and a little bit of, being in the right place at the right time, have lead to a partnership with Volkswagen. They have provided us an amazing […]

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DPC Cars Feature Story

DPC Cars Feature Story

DPC Cars came out to Barstow to check out our car along with a few more. Check out the great article they put together from the event. http://www.dpccars.com/blog/50-years-of-volkswagen-baja-desert-racing-video/

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Sweet and Sour on The Wheel Network

Sweet and Sour on The Wheel Network

After a great trip to Barstow our car was featured on The Wheel Network. Check out the review:

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