Since 2011, the year of my first visit to Johnson Valley, I have never missed a King of the Hammers. This year, due to the pandemic, I will not be able to be there in the Lakebed to photograph the the best Ultra4 drivers. I will not miss a race like many others but a whole series of emotions that only those who have been in Lakebed can understand.
2020 is finally about to end and the doors are about to open for a 2021 of hope. In this article I interviewed Richard Crossland, Managing Director of Ultra4 Europe. With him we made a report of this particular 2020 and deepened the various topics related to the 2021 season of Ultra4 Europe.
Since 1989, Europe Truck Trial offers exciting competitions with serial Trucks and prototypes across Europe. If you like driving precision, if you want to see a vehicle grappling with unthinkable obstacles and if you think that a truck can't overcome gravity, then the Europa Truck Trial is the one for you! Here the 2021 Europa Truck Trial events calendar.
After 40 years, an 8-cylinder finally powers the Wrangler. Jeep has just presented the new version of the legendary Wrangler: the Rubicon 392 equipped with a powerful 6.4-liter V8 Hemi with 477 horsepower and reaches 100 km / h in less than 5 seconds. Let's find out together the new Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392.
If you haven't heard yet, the King of the Hammers week continues to grow as one of the premier Off Road Festivals and Race Weeks in the world! Ultra4 Racing has announced the KOH 2021 schedule with interesting news. The appointment is in Johnson Valley (CA) from January 28 to February 6, 2021.
Jaguar Land Rover has granted Bowler Motors, part of the Special Vehicle Operations division, permission to produce 4x4 vehicles using the classic Defender shape. This agreement paves the way for Bowler to develop a new family of high-performance 4x4 models. The new project codenamed 'CSP 575' will combine Bowler's CSP high-strength steel chassis with Land Rover's powerful 575PS 5.0-liter V8 turbocharged engine.
From 8 to 17 October 2020, the Rebelle Rally celebrated its fifth edition by letting its Ladies do what they do best: travel over 2000 km in off-road vehicle to cross the American West with the only help of maps and compass.
Racing is life! For Ultra4 Europe it is essential to be able to let its drivers race and for this reason, as soon as the pandemic allowed it, it organized first the BF Goodrich King of Britain and now the BF Goodrich Essenzial. The race, one of the toughest, took place at the Kirton Off Road Center and saw Kieran Dunlop win the Ultra4 category while Allen Sharp dominated and won the Winch Rallye Raid.
On Tuesday September 15, almost 250 teams from at least 20 nationalities will start for the Rallye Breslau Poland. Five days, with roadbooks through the forests and across the fields and moorland - an adventure that has its roots in the previous century and has been in Poland for over 25 years. There is no summer without the Rallye Breslau in this region, and luckily this year is no exception. Jim Marsden won in the Extreme car category while Frank Stensky won in the Cross Country car category.
Today Herero 4x4 is the leader in the preparation of the legendary Defender. Herero 4x4 comes from the passion and expertise of Davide Arezio and Tatiana Besana. Founded in 2006, it is one of the most active and dynamic entrepreneurial realities in our sector that has been able to reinvent the world of preparations dedicated to Defender since the beginning of its history.