47th Tecate SCORE Baja 1000

47th Tecate SCORE Baja 1000

 

 

Nov. 12-16 Ensenada, BC to La Paz, Baja California Sur  (point-to-point, Approx. 1,130 miles)

The legendary Baja 1000 takes place from Nov 12th through Nov 16th 2014. The 46th running of the race is from Ensenada to La Paz; through Santa Catarina, Llano Colorado, San Quintin, Cocos Corner, San Ignacio, Canipole, Puerto Lopez, and into La Paz, for a course distance of 1,130 miles.

 



START INTERVALS - SCORE Trophy Truck and Class 1, one vehicle every 60 secs. with 5-min. break between classes – All other classes, one vehicle every 30 seconds – Start Order Subject to Change

Thursday Morning 6:00am Nov 13th.

MOTORCYCLES/Quads - Open Pro, Limited Pro, 30, 40, 50, 60, Ironman, Pro Quads, SPT M/C, SPT Quad,

Thursday 12:30pm Nov 13th. 

CARS/TRUCKS - TT, 1, TT Spec, 10, SL, 8, HM, 7, BC, PT, 6, 3000, TL,1/2-1600, 5, 7S

Friday, November 14, 2014

La Paz Finish line.

Saturday, 4pm November 15, 2014

Awards Celebration Malecon Plaza, Downtown La Paz

Vildosola Racing (Trophy Truck #21) is leading the SCORE International Championship going into the race.

off-road.com - Mexico’s Vildosola Jr. Leads SCORE Overall, SCORE Trophy Truck Heading into Baja 1000

 

Machines are challenged by a 1000 miles some of the most difficult off road terrain through mounts, valleys, deserts, forests and beaches; Driven by drivers with a none stop passion to do their best. Not all will be able to complete the course, whether they be class 11 VWs or 800 plus horse power trophy trucks the course will have victory over some. The time limit for the race is 31 hours, the first place runners should begin showing up at the starting line after 24 hours.

The race is the last race of the  Score International 2014 series, The race attracts the best off road racers who compete for the title and entries typically are over 300 racers. People setup up and down along the course to see these racers compete at speeds over 100 miles an hour across dirt roads and get an appriacation of the skills needed for this type of racing. Estimates of the numbers of spectators goes well into 100s of thousands. The race has even been an inspiration for video game manufactures.

Trophy Trucks as well as unlimited may be the categories that gets the most attention. But, there are 34 plus categories from stock mini trucks through ATVs and Motorcycles.

Instant Mexico Auto Insurance is the official Mexican Insurance agency for the event.