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Tasmanian Sand Enduro – Day 1

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2018 AORC Calendar Announced

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Rentsch Riots in the Sunraysia

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Four teams will have a distinct Australian flavour at the 50th anniversary BFGoodrich Tires SCORE Baja 1000, the iconic Granddaddy of all desert races. They will join competitors from all over the globe in their quest to conquer the rugged 1,134.40-mile (1825km) race course all the way down Mexico’s majestically magnificent Baja California Peninsula. Starting at 10am Thursday …

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Scott Rockliff is the overnight leader at the 45th Tasmanian Sand Enduro being held in the Peron Dunes, St Helens this weekend. Today saw competitors hit the dunes for two 100km heats, with a further 3 x 100km heats scheduled for Sunday. Each heat consists of 20 laps of a 5.5km course. Chris Boon is …

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The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) has confirmed today that the St George 399 and the Rainbow Desert Enduro will be rounds of the BFGoodrich CAMS Australian Off Road Championship (AORC) in 2018. New to the calendar of Australia’s premier off road championship in 2017, the success of both events this year has ensured …

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Tyler Owen and Oliver Stephens have broken through to take their first ARB Australian Off Road Racing Series win at the 40th Anniversary Teagle Excavations ARB Pines Enduro 400. Claiming victory in their #41 Alumi Craft Race Car in an overall time of 4:29:04.801, just 5 seconds ahead of early race leaders, Matt Hanson and …

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A taste of the Trophy Truck action from the 2017 Albins ARB Goondiwindi 400 – Round 5 of the 2017 ARB Australian Off Road Racing Series.

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After launching with scrutineering at the Goondiwindi Showgrounds on Friday night, the 40th anniversary Gundy 400 got down to business with the Prologue, Goondiwindi Tyre Service Top Ten Shoot Out and first lap of the long course on Saturday morning. Young gun, Troy Duff put his Prolite Jimco Racing Inc on pole position after the …

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Robinson will lead the pack home from Finke on Monday morning in the #13 OBR Jimco

West Australian Travis Robinson and Trent Anthony (#13 Jimco OBR Nissan 3500cc) have completed Day 1 of the 2017 Tatts Finke Desert Race as the lead car into Finke for the overnight stop of Australia’s greatest and toughest off-road event. Travis Robinson was first away this morning from the Alice Springs start after having prologued …

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Luke Ayers and Harley Letner with the Hercules Tatum at the Finke Media Launch

The highly credentialed US Off Road specialist Harley Letner arrived in Alice Springs today ahead of 2017 Tatts Finke Desert Race. Letner’s maiden Finke race will be aboard a familiar vehicle, the # 59 Tatum 2005 Chev that he raced in the US before being sold into Australia several years ago. Alongside Letner will be …

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Dominating the 2017 ARB Sunraysia 400 from start to finish, the Victorian team of Shannon and Ian Rentsch have taken their second outright victory on Keera Station in the past three years. The rain in the lead up to the event forced a last minute race format change to 6 laps of a shortened 65k …

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Home town favourites, Andrew Ryan and Dave Smith led from start to finish in the #50 Alumi Craft Race Cars to take the outright win at the ARB Town and Country Tyres Stockpoole 400, the opening round of the ARB Australian Off Road Racing Series. North Queenslands Talbot Cox and Craig King piloted the #16 …

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It was the SST’s third appearance in Adelaide and the crowd that turned out in force to watch the high flying on track action were not disappointed. Joining the line up at the last minute alongside US Stars Robby Gordon, Sheldon Creed and locals Toby Price, Paul Morris and Greg Gartner was South Australia’s Travis …

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Gartner launching out of turn 7 at the Clipsal 500 in the R&J Batteries Stadium Super Truck

The high flying Stadium Super Trucks returned to the Clipsal 500 in Adelaide for the third time on the weekend with Penola’s Greg Gartner once again piloting the #410 R&J Batteries truck in the three race event. Amidst a line up of international stars including Robby Gordon, Sheldon Creed and ex-V8 Supercar pilot Paul Morris, Gartner more than held his own …

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