CHRIS BOWLER: THE MAN BEHIND ULTRA4 EUROPE RACES
Thanks to the people who work behind the scenes we can participate and watch magnificent competitions. Check out the interview with Chris Bowler, Ultra4 Europe Race Director.
KING OF FRANCE IN THE WORDS OF SOME PROTAGONISTS
I told you in detail how the BF Goodrich King of France went. Before closing this second chapter of the 2019 season of Ultra4 Europe, let's let some protagonists of the race tell this story.
CAMP JEEP 2019 IN SAN MARTINO DI CASTROZZA
The spirit of the iconic Jeep brand comes to life for the sixth consecutive year at the 2019 Camp Jeep, the event that allows Jeep Owners Group (JOG) members and fans from around the world to come together to live an exclusive experience.
JEEPERS MEETING, EUROPE'S LARGEST JEEP MEETING
From June 27 to 30, at the Offroad Arena in Maggiora (NO), the 17th edition of the Jeepers Meeting took place. The Jeep were the only link between the protagonists who gave life to this legendary event that was born from a vision of Bruno Tinelli.
BF GOODRICH KING OF FRANCE VALLEE BLEUE
The Center Tout Terrain of Montalieu Vercieu (F) hosted the second race of the Ultra4 Europe 2019 championship. The new French location, on the left bank of the Rhone, was enjoyed by all the drivers who found an ideal terrain for their rigs. The Englishman Rob Butler is the winner of the BF Goodrich King of France.
KERRY HUFTON: IN LOVE WITH ULTRA4 EUROPE
Kerry Hufton made her debut as co-pilot at BF Goodrich King of Spain Les Comes. It is certainly not the first woman to sit next to the pilot in an Ultra4 rig but it is interesting to feel her story and her impressions just after her first time in a race.
KOS: THE STORIES OF SOME PROTAGONISTS
I told you in detail how the BF Goodrich King Of Spain Les Comes went. Before closing this first chapter of the 2019 season of Ultra4 Europe, let's let some protagonists of the race tell this story.
BF GOODRICH KING OF SPAIN LES COMES
Epic Spanish debut of Ultra4 Europe's 2019 championship. The BF Goodrich King of Spain Les Comes was one of the toughest and most intense races ever. Jim Marsden is the winner of the KOS.
MONTALIEU VERCIEU, HOUSE OF EUROPE TRUCK TRIAL
This year Europa Truck Trial is celebrating its 30 years of activity. In France at Montalieu Vercieu celebrated this important anniversary. With its 23 years of uninterrupted truck trials, I can safely say that the small French village overlooking the Rhone is the real home of this spectacular offroad discipline.
WITH SCHOOL TO DO TRUCK TRIAL
The French round of Europe Truck Trial has seen among its participants in the two-axle category also a team of professors and students of a professional school in Nimes. The crew of the Raimu Motor Sport managed to complete the race on board of an Iveco Unic 75 built by them.
RIDE TO: INTERNATIONAL CAR FOREST
Following offroad races and events around the world offers many interesting opportunities. One of these is certainly to discover unique places that are often far from the classic tourist routes. In Nevada the International Car Forest is certainly one of these places.
ULTRA4 EUROPE ROAD TO THE HAMMERS 2020
With the start of the races, the European teams will be able to play for the chance to participate in the King of the Hammers 2020. Let's find out how.
S0ME RIGS THAT WILL BE PROTAGONISTS AT KING OF SPAIN
The BF Goodrich King of Spain will be the first race of the Ultra4 Europe 2019 championship. Before diving into the race we take a sneak peek at some cars that will be protagonists at Les Comes.
SCENT OF PARIS-DAKAR: PORSCHE 911 4X4 RALLY RAID
Let's discover the story and the technical secrets of the Porsche 911 4x4 built by the Italian Agostino Rizzardi, which recalls the mythical Paris-Dakar with René Metge or Jacky Ickx.
JEEP GLADIATOR CONCEPTS AT EASTER JEEP SAFARI
The Jeep Gladiator will reign supreme at this year’s Easter Jeep Safari as the Jeep and Mopar brands have once again joined forces to create six new, custom-built concept vehicles for the annual event that takes place in Moab, Utah.
JEEP GLADIATOR: TEST AT EVERY MAN CHALLENGE
Jeep has entrusted the new Gladiator to Savvy Off-Road to bring it to the King of the Hammers 4WP Every Man Challenge. Robby Gordon and Erik Miller drove it; they won the qualifying and ranked sixth in the Spidertrax 4600 Stock Class.
HOW AN EL CAMINO IT BECAME A HILL CAMINO
Beautiful story of a 1977 El Camino transformed into a 4-wheel drive per bet. Garrett Davidson, from Nevada, inherited this El Camino from his grandfather, who used it to move around Silver State mines, Garret giving it new life as Hill Camino.
2019 KING OF THE HAMMERS
The Nitto King of the Hammers Powered By Optima Batteries has become an event in the event like no other in the world. After 235 miles of punishing desert terrain and some of the most difficult rockcrawling trails in the world, Jason Scherer is the first back-to-back winner.
2019 EVERY MAN CHALLENGE
A race on a human scale where the difference is made by the drivers more than the performance of the vehicle; this is the 4WP Every Man Challenge. Casey Gilbert won the EMC while Erik Miller and Robby Gordon brought the new Jepp Gladiator into the race.
2019 DESERT INVITATIONAL
The big news of 2019 KOH Week was the Toyo Tire Desert Invitational Presented by Monster Energy with the powerful and fast T1 Desrt Truck that thrilled all the fans of the King of the Hammers. Luke McMillin won the race by taking home a check for $ 100,000.
BF GOODRICH TIRES NAMED THE 2019 TITLE SPONSOR OF ULTRA4 EUROPE
Ultra4 Europe announced BFGoodrich Tires will be the 2019 title sponsor of the off-road racing event series. The partnership will span five “King” events across Europe this year.
2019 KOH EXPERIENCE
Thanks to GenRight you can experience the King of the Hammers in a unique way. We participated at KOH Experience; a trip along the KOH 2019 race course. More than 100 Jeeps participated in the 2019 KOH Experience .
2019 UTV KING OF THE HAMMERS
UTV race has inaugurated the King of the Hammers week. With the passing of the years these vehicles have become increasingly powerful and fast and the race course becomes more hard. Mitch Guthrie Jr. won the utv race.
TEAM EUROPE AT KOH 2019
This year, at the King of the Hammers, Europe was represented by 6 teams that raced under the Ultra4 Europe flag. On their return home, we interviewed them to get to know their impressions of this great adventure.
It's not a hot rod, it's not a rat rod and it's not a trophy truck but it's a Trophy Rat!
Let's discover this wonderful rig made by Keith Northrup of Northrup Fab.
GALAXIA DE LA BAJA
We find it in Hammertown build by the Triple Nickel Racing team. This Galaxie is able to show its "balls" in the dusty tracks of the American deserts.
THE RACE TRACTOR
The Race Tractor was born from a 1951 Power Wagon pickup and from Jeremy Benson's off-road passion. A beautiful Ultra4 style truck.
GIGGLEPIN RACING LITTLE LADY
Only a few drivers in Europe have won 6 titles in international competitions in just one year. Jim Marsden of Gigglepin Racing holds this envied record for the year 2018. In this article we will discover all the secrets of his rig Little Lady.
TRIBUTE, PERFORMANCE N' PASSION
Tribute, the rig of Franck Daurelle and Francoise Hollender made its debut in September of last year at the Balkan Offroad, winning it, and then in 2018 it was the protagonist of Breslau Poland and again of the Balkan Offroad.
MONTADOR'S RIG WSR 500
Let's continue our journey into the world of Ultra4 Europe by introducing the French Nicolas Montador and the rig with which he will participate in the King of the Hammers 2019. Nicolas has moved from stuntman to top driver of Ultra4 Europe.
EMILY MILLER: QUEEN OF MOROCCO
Emily Miller, founder of Rebelle Rally, returned to Morocco after a few years to participate in the Carta Rallye. Along with Lilly Macaruso, Emily showed all his qualities of driver triumphed in this new experience. This victory goes to enrich the long and prestigious palmares of Emily Miller.
REBELLE RALLY: IF IT WERE EASY, EVERYONE WOULD DO IT!
Eight days to over a 2000 kilometers through the most spectacular areas of Nevada and California using only compass and maps to reach the finish. This is the Rebelle Rally! A unique race of its kind in the United States designed by Emily Miller and dedicated exclusively to female teams.
NEW JEEP PICK UP GLADIATOR
Exactly one year after the American launch of the Wrangler JL, Jeep presented the long-awaited pick-up at the Los Angeles Auto Show. After 26 years since the last Jeep pickup, the Gladiator represents a new frontier for the legendary brand.
NEW DEFENDER GETTING CLOSER TO PRODUCTION
The new Land Rover Defender has moved a step closer to production after successfully completing a demanding testing program with Tusk in Kenya, in support of their lion conservation initiatives in Africa.
ULTRA4 EUROPE, SEASON 2019
At its 8th season in Europe, the Ultra4 Europe calendar for this year is official. We find some historical locations such as the Walters Arena and Portugal and the new features as King of Spain in Les Comes and King of France which will take place at the Vallèe Bleu offroad center.
ULTRA4 EUROPE KING OF PORTUGAL 2018
Not without reason the King of Portugal is called The Ultimate Iberian Race. From the first to the last of its 368 kilometers of race the 62 teams present had to fight hard to get to the end. A goal dreamed of by many and not at all achieved. The Portuguese team Tuff 4x4 are the winners of the King of Portugal 2018.
MISSION ACCOMPLISHED: TOTAL CHAOS AT VEGAS TO RENO
Nicole Pitell-Vaughan, the Queen of Chaos, drove the entire 530miles distance of Vegas to Reno (the longest offroad race in America) as the only driver of the Total Chaos team. With her co-pilote Tim Schrader they ranked 5th in the 7200 category. Excellent result that highlights the excellent performance of Toyota Lil'T.
RALLYE BRESLAU POLAND 2019
Come on a weekend, race all the week, leave on a weekend! Following the principle "less is more", Rallye Breslau Poland 2019 will be a 5-day event! Come on a weekend, race all the week, leave on a weekend! All the good will stay in a highly concentrated concept.
BALKAN OFFROAD RALLYE 2019
Balkan Offroad Rallye in Bulgaria, 14th to 20th September 2019! We deliver you the ultimate offroad-adventure! For the upcoming 9th edition, RBI is introducing light but important updates of the event program that will make the rally more comfortable for the participants, especially for the ones arriving from far away.
JEEP HOT ROD LEVI'S EDITION BY JEEPERS CLUB MILANO
Created in 2015 by the Jeepers Club Milano to celebrate the 40th anniversary of CJ Levi's Edition, this Jeep Hot Rod has quickly become a must in all of Europe and has become an icon of all the Jeep brand and American car culture fans.
REBELLE RALLY 2019
REBELLE RALLY 2019 DATES CONFIRMED. Competition dates are set for October 10th-19th, 2019. Registration is open NOW, with an early registration discount until March 1st.Created in 2015 by the Jeepers Club Milano to celebrate the 40th anniversary of CJ Levi's Edition, this Jeep Hot Rod has quickly become a must in all of Europe and has become an icon of all the Jeep brand and American car culture fans.
WRANGLER JL MOAB EDITION
The Jeep® brand is introducing the 2018 Jeep Wrangler Moab Edition. The first limited-edition model based on the all-new Jeep Wrangler.
SCARLETT: THE ULTRA4 ITALIAN WAY BY ACE RACING
In this article we present you “Scarlett”, the new rig of Ace Racing. This is a real Ultra4 style 4x4 built using the most modern technical solutions and the best components on the market.
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH THE FATHER OF WRANGLER JL
Stories of People
I had the honor of meeting and spending a nice day with Anthony Carvallo; one of the 5 Product Planning Managers who followed the development of the new Wrangler for Jeep.
JEEP WRANGLER JL MADE BY ROCK'S 4X4
The Wrangler JL in Italy, and Europe, will arrive in September but, thanks to Rocks' 4x4, we can present the first JL completely modified in Europe.
WITH THE SCHOOL AT TRUCK TRIAL
The French round of Europe Truck Trial has seen among its participants also a team of professors and students of a professional school in Nimes.
WRANGLER JL CODE 1 BY DYNATRAC
First in Europe we had the honor to test the new Wrangler JL and always first we photographed the first JL prepared by Dynatrac. Here are all the secrets.
10 CHECK RECOMMENDED BY DEFTEK
In extreme competitions, the winch is definitely one of the most whipped accessories. For these reasons it is important to take care of it.
EVERYTHING ABOUT GIGGLEPIN GP100
From Asia to the States, obviously passing through Europe and Australia, the Gigglepin brand is universally recognized as synonymous of high performance winches. Here the story of Gigglepin and the presentation of the extraordinary GP100.
U4E STOCK CLASS DEFENDER 90 V8 BY WSR
The French Aurelien Sagar won the 2018 European championship of Ultra4 Europe in the Stock category with a Defender build by WSR. In this article we will discover the secrets of this car and how is easy to compete in the Stock class.