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Follow Us to La Paz – Baja 1000 Race Tracking

Follow Us to La Paz – Baja 1000 Race Tracking

With race day fast approaching, if you’re interested in following along with the race, check out the links below. We go off the start line on Thursday, Nov. 13th sometime after 12:30pm PST with a 49 hour time limit to complete the 1,275 mile off-road desert race course that is the 2014 SCORE International Baja 1000. We’ve […]

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The Adventure Begins: San Diego, BF Goodrich Pits, and El Blanco Diamante

The Adventure Begins: San Diego, BF Goodrich Pits, and El Blanco Diamante

We left Denver on Thursday and made our way to San Diego, taking care to get plenty of nutrition along the way. Double-double and fries, animal style, with a chocolate shake? Check. Once in San Diego we stayed with the Kristen, Erin, and the good folks of Deen Racing. The whole family off-road races and they’re […]

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More Prepping and Packing

More Prepping and Packing

Final prep and pack continues here at the Project Baja camp. We inventoried everything we’re taking, packed up everything except refrigerated food, and put 1137 in the trailer last Saturday evening. Basically, we’re ready for departure on Thursday late morning minus a few small things to wrap up. A couple other things Joe from J.PAKS worked up for […]

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T-Shirts! Get your T-Shirts here…

T-Shirts! Get your T-Shirts here…

In the mad scramble to get our team organized for the Baja 1000 we actually designed T-Shirts! Now you can be part of our team just by taking a quick minute to purchase a shirt. These shirts are only available for a short time so get them while they last. http://teespring.com/projectbaja2014

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The Long Winter is Over!

The Long Winter is Over!

Whew! It’s been a long time since our last post – almost 6 months! We’ve been plenty busy. We completed much of the little odds and ends, which seem endless: roll cage gussets, seat hardware, safety wire, painting, brake adjustments, sealing oil lines, electrical goodies, shifter, body modifications, mirrors, dash – a little bit of […]

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Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

It has been a little too long since our last update. For some reason the hours in the day seem shorter, the workload seems longer and the time to tend to our website seems to fall behind. I woke up this morning and opened my email only to find this note from Bradford who has […]

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Sponsor Update: Fox Racing Shox

Sponsor Update: Fox Racing Shox

Fox Racing Shox has been with us since the beginning of our project, and their support and products are going to be crucial to us in our Baja 1000 endeavor. Fox is always at the forefront of suspension technology, whether it be for motorcycle, truck, snowmobile, or even Class 11 use off-road. Check out this […]

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Sponsor Update: Baja Designs

Sponsor Update: Baja Designs

We have been eying up lighting for a while, who do we trust in order to illuminate the long hard nights in desert racing. When we headed to SEMA earlier this year we headed straight to the Baja Designs booth. After a lot of research we really want to have a solid LED lighting system […]

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Breaking through to 2013

Breaking through to 2013

Happy New Year! With the new year about to begin we have been thinking about all the things that we have experienced in 2012. It has been quite a year and we are really glad to have you along for the ride. We started this year with a slightly used 40 year old Bug and […]

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They’ve been on course for 28 hours!

They’ve been on course for 28 hours!

So after 28 hours where are the competitors from our favorite class? Eric Solarzano- Car number 1102 is currently at Race mile 510. Eric is the 9 time champion of Class 11 with many other titles under his belt. I am certain that he is fighting hard to make the cutoff. Mark Murrell- car number […]

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