Tuesday, March 3, 2009

SCORE San Felipe 250 Fact Sheet

SCORE MEDIA CONTACT: Dominic Clark, 702.735.7123

March 3, 2009


2009 Tecate SCORE San Felipe 250

WHAT: 23rd Annual Tecate SCORE San Felipe 250 Desert Racem Round 2 of the five-race 2009 SCORE Desert Series

WHEN: March 13-15, 2009

WHERE: San Felipe-Baja California, Mexico (120 miles south of U.S./Mexico Border)

WHO: Over 200 entries-17 States, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Italy, New Zealand, Mexico, Philippines, Puerto Rico)

COURSE: TOTAL MILEAGE: 232.4 miles (5 checkpoints). The course is a long, fairly narrow loop extending north of San Felipe up to and along Highway 3 and south almost to Puertecitos on the east side

adjacent to the Sea of Cortez. Course will start in the shadow of the famed San Felipe Arches and finish just south of there adjacent to the Tecate Building. Heading northwest of town, it runs in a counterclockwise direction. Course runs North, northwest and south of town. The challenging course runs through three major washes in the area: Matomi, Azufre and Huatomote, with silt, jagged rocks, and narrow passes between walls of rock, and is considered to be ‘The best of Baja.’

CHECKPOINTS: CK1-race mile 61.58; CK2-rm 122.30; CK3-rm 165.21, CK4-rm 192.78; CK5-rm 213.80


FRIDAY, March 13--(All times PST)

Racer Registration, Bandidos Cantina, 8:30a.m.-4:30p.m.

Media Registration, Bandidos Cantina, 9a.m.-5p.m.

Contingency Row, Downtown on the Malecon, 10a.m.-5p.m.

Safety Inspection, Downtown on the Malecon, 10a.m.-6p.m.

Mandatory Driver/Rider Meeting, Bandidos Cantina, 7p.m.

SATURDAY, March 14--(all times PST)

Posting of Unofficial Results-S/F Line (Los Arcos Hotel)-Throughout the day

Competition Review Board-Los Arcos Hotel, 8 p.m.

SUNDAY, March 15--(all times PST)

Awards Celebration, Downtown on the Malecon, 10 a.m.

START/FINISH: START: at the San Felipe Arches FINISH: Adjacent to Tecate Building


SATURDAY, March 14--(all times PDT-California Time) (Subject to Change)

Late Registration & Tech, start line, 5:30 a.m.-11 a.m.

Media Center Open, start line, 5:30 a.m.-8 p.m.

RACE STARTS: Motorcycles, ATVs-6a.m.; Cars, Trucks-10 a.m. One Vehicle starts every 30 seconds.


Motorcycles/ATVs: 22, 30, 40, 21, 20, 50, 60, 25, 24, SPT M/C>, SPT M/C<, SPT ATV, 26

Cars/Trucks: TT, 1, 10, SL, 8, PT, 1-2/1600, 5, 6, 7, 5/1600, 7SX, SF, SM, 9, 3, 17, SPT TRUCK, SPT CAR, 11, SPT UTV

TIME LIMIT: All vehicles will have a 10 hour time limit, from the time each vehicle starts, to complete the course.

TV: Aura360 will produce a feature on the Motorcycle and ATV classes to air on the April 26 telecast of the Jeep World of Adventure Sports. They will also produce a race DVD featuring all classes.

WEBSITES: www.score-international.com; www.thebajaunlimited.com

SANCTION: Sanctioned and produced by SCORE International-Los Angeles

CEO & President--Sal Fish; Vice-President--Paul Fish; Administration--Sue Johnson

SPONSORS: Current SCORE official annual sponsors are: BFGoodrich Tires-official tire, Volkswagen of America-official vehicle, Sunoco Race Fuels -official fuel supplier, Bilstein-official shock, Instant Mexico Auto Insurance-official Mexican auto insurance, Slime-official tire sealant, and Red Bull-official energy drink. Associate sponsors are: Tecate Beer, Coca-Cola of Mexico, Las Vegas Events, Terrible Herbst Inc., Blue C Enthusiast Advertising, American Suzuki, SignPros, Cotuco, Fideicomiso Publico para la Promocion Turistica de Ensenada, P.C.I. Race Radios, McKenzie’s Performance Products, and Advanced Color Graphics. Additionally, for this race--Tourism and Convention Bureau of Mexicali/San Felipe, Cotuco.

TOP RACERS: SCORE Trophy-Truck: 1 B.J. Baldwin, 3 Mark Post/Rob MacCachren, 77 Robby Gordon, 12 Brian Collins, 8 Roger Norman/Larry Roeseler, 19 Tim/Ed Herbst, 4 Gus Vildosola Jr./Gus Vildosola, 2 Pete Sohren, 16 Cameron Steele, 13 Ed Stout, 96 Bobby Baldwin, 22 Damen Jefferies/Luis Ramirez Jr., 35 Robbie Pierce, 84 Nick Vanderwey/Curt LeDuc; Class 1: Troy Herbst, Armin Schwarz/Martin Christensen, Harley Letner/Kory Halopoff, Armin Kremer, Ronny Wilson, Randy Wilson, Brian Parkhouse; Class 1-2/1600: Dave Caspino, Eric Duran/Hiram Duran, Arturo Velazco/Able Velazco, Justin Smith/Cameron Steele; Class 3: Donald Moss; Class 5: Kevin Carr; Class 5/1600: Marcos Nunez, Alonso Angulo, Miguel Rosales; Class 6: Marc Burnett, Heidi Steele; Class 7: Dan Chamlee, Jose Canchola Jr., Heidi Steele; Class 7SX John Holmes; Class 8: Rodrigo Ampudia Jr.; Class 10: Mike Lawrence, Javier Robles/Lobsam Yee; SCORE Lite: Rick St. John, Michelle Bruckmann/Vic Bruckmann, Lee Banning; Stock Full: Clyde Stacey; Stock Mini: Gavin Skilton; Class 22: Kendall Norman/Quinn Cody, Robby Bell/Mike Childress; Class 40: Scott Myers/Brett Helm, CLASSES 30 & 50: Jim O’Neal; Class 60: William Rogers; Class 20: Anna Cody; Class 25: Wayne Matlock/Harold Goodman Jr., Greg Row; Class 24: Craig Christy; Class 26: Rob Ransford


The Tecate SCORE San Felipe 250 Desert Race features 28 Pro & 6 Sportsman classes for cars, trucks, motorcycles and ATVs. Class winners will be decided along with the overall race winner in Pro 4-Wheel, Pro Motorcycle and Pro ATV.

Pro Class Descriptions:

Pro Cars & Trucks

SCORE TROPHY-TRUCK (Unlimited Production Trucks)

CLASS 1 (Unlimited single or two-seaters)

CLASS 1-2/1600 (single or two-seaters to 1600cc)

CLASS 3 (Short wheelbase 4X4)

CLASS 5 (Unlimited Baja Bugs)

CLASS 5/1600 (1600cc Baja Bugs)

CLASS 6 (Unlimited, production mini trucks

CLASS 7 (Open, production mini trucks)

CLASS 7SX (Modified mini trucks)

CLASS 8 (Full-sized two-wheel drive trucks)

CLASS 9 (Short wheelbase, single or two-seaters)

CLASS 10 (Single or two-seaters to 1650cc)

SCORE LITE (Limited single-1776cc-or two-seaters-1835cc)

CLASS 11 (Stock VW Sedans)

STOCK FULL (Stock full-sized trucks)

STOCK MINI (Stock mini trucks)

PROTRUCK (Limited Production Trucks)

CLASS 17 (Identical Class 3 Jeeps)

Pro Motorcycles

CLASS 22 (250cc or more)

CLASS 21 (126cc to 250cc)

CLASS 20 (up to 125cc)

CLASS 30 (Riders over 30 years old)

CLASS 40 (Riders over 40 years old)

CLASS 50 (Riders over 50 years old)

CLASS 60 (Riders over 60 years old)

Pro ATVs

CLASS 25 (251cc or more)

CLASS 24 (250cc or less)

CLASS 26 (Limited, Utility)

2008 TOP FINISHERS: 263 Total Starters, 181 Total Finishers


1. Brian Collins, Las Vegas, Dodge Ram1500 (SCORE Trophy-Truck)

2. Mark Post, Laguna Beach, Calif./Rob MacCachren, Las Vegas, Ford F-150 (SCORE Trophy-Truck)

3. Chad Ragland, Vista, Calif., Toyota Tundra (SCORE Trophy-Truck)

4. Armin Schwarz, Germany/Martin Christensen, Escondido, Calif., Jimco-BMW (Class 1)

5. B.J. Richardson, Las Vegas, Bunderson-Chevy (Class 1)

6. Gus Vildosola Jr./Gus Vildosola, Mexicali, Mexico, Ford F-150 (SCORE Trophy-Truck)

7. Roger Norman, Reno, Nev., Ford F-150 (SCORE Trophy-Truck)

8. Luis Ramirez Jr., Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, Jefferies-Chevy (Class 1)

9. Enrique Bujanda, Socorro, Texas, Porter-Chevy (Class 1)

10. Ron Whitton, Mesa, Ariz., Ford F-150 (SCORE Trophy-Truck)

OVERALL MOTORCYCLE—Robby Bell, Sun City, Calif./Johnny Campbell, San Clemente, Calif., Honda CRF450X (Class 22)

OVERALL ATV—Wayne Matlock, El Cajon, Calif./Harold Goodman Jr., Brownstown, Mich./Marc Spaeth, Warner Springs, Calif., Honda TRX450R (Class 25)

MEDIA CENTER: Race day: Remote facility at Start Line (Los Arcos Motel)

MEDIA CONTACT: Dominic Clark, SCORE Media Director 702.735.7123 OR guest- Hotel Don Jesus


Media Contact: Alana Morris


(303) 962-9163


Motor Sport Guru Will be Voice of Denver-Based Lifestyle Racing Resort

Denver, Colorado – March 1, 2009 –The Motorsport Country Club of Colorado is thrilled to announce that motor sport expert and Race Central’s TV and radio show host, Kurt Hansen, has been named the project’s national spokesperson. As a true expert in the field of racing and a well known media personality, Hansen will bring national attention to Motor Sport Country Club and share this amazing opportunity with his loyal audience of racing and two and four wheeled enthusiasts.

"This relationship validates the booming growth of Race Central over the past 5 years as a destination for motorsports fans round the world to enjoy not only NHRA, NASCAR, Open-Wheel, Sports Car, Rally, and the Aussie V-8 Supercars but extreme and cutting edge motorsports along with all forms of motorsport whether it be at the track, on the water, in the air, or anywhere else top flight motorsports takes place” says Kurt Hansen, COO of Motorsports Media Inc. “and our Partnership with the Motor Sports Country Club-Ring of The Rockies is the perfect fit with my personal visions and desires, Motor Sports background and connects directly with my DNA in every way! Its a perfect Partnership fit with my visions moving forward and Motor Sports Country Club stands to be the finest facility in N. America if not the world.”

Whether behind the wheel or behind the microphone, Hansen is accustomed to the fast track. The California native and Denver resident has parlayed a two-decade career as a professional driver and team owner into a successful broadcasting career, earning praise as one of the most knowledgeable, a bit edgy, and entertaining personalities in motor sports radio and television.

Hansen is the host of the Race Central Radio Show, which can be heard on Rocky Mountain’s Sporting News Radio affiliate Mile High Sports Radio AM 1510 home to the Colorado Avalanche, NBAs Denver Nuggets and is the “Play by Play” Live Programming Leader in the Rockies. Hansen can also be heard nationwide as motor sports correspondent for ESPN Radio’s The V Show and hosts a television version of Race Central on Rocky Mountain’s Altitude Sports Network and newly partnered with National and International Television Partner MavTV, and boasts a stellar line-up of interviews with Motor Sports and the auto industry’s finest, including Bill Elliott, Matt Kenseth and Danica Patrick, among other celebrities from sports and entertainment.

“We are honored to have Kurt Hansen be a strong voice for the Motor Sport Country Club,” said Claus Wagner, developer of the Motor Sport Country Club. “He has unparalleled knowledge of and experience in the racing industry and his reputation precedes him. He can reach racing enthusiasts from all over the country who are interested in the experience of driving a car the way it was meant to be driven in a private, exclusive community.”

The Motor Sport Country Club of Colorado (MSCC), home to the Ring of the Rockies racetrack circuits, is the first Formula 1-inspired, multi-track country club in North America. Located less than an hour outside of Denver, Colorado, MSCC’s track is modeled after the famous Nuerburgring in Germany and is designed by the world-renowned Formula 1 racetrack architect, Hermann Tilke. Set amid 2,600 acres of breathtaking scenery, MSCC will offer a full array of Motorsports, top driving instruction, state-of-the-art clubhouse, generous amenities for the entire family and a limited collection of spacious home sites and luxury villas.

The Motor Sport Country Club has a limited number of Founders Memberships remaining. Each includes the selection of an estate lot as well as a variety of other private residence club programs. The Ring of the Rockies circuit at the Motor Sport Country Club of Colorado is on schedule to break ground on the first track this year with an unveiling to Founding Members only planned for late 2009.

For more information visit www.MotorSportCC.com or call (303) 459-7745.

About Race Central

Race Central TV, Race Central Radio and Race Central Webcasts are the productions of Motorsports Media Group, Inc. Founded by former driver, current motorsports insider and 2008 National Television “Telly” Award Winner, Kurt Hansen, Race Central brings the greatest names in motorsports to race fans throughout America and the world via multiple platforms: TV, radio, webcasts, IP Television and Mobil Downloads to your PDA. Race Central TV reaches 10s of millions of American homes through Television on Altitude Sports and Entertainment and its World Wide Television Partner MavtTV, the New Television Network targeted at Men, and enables its many sponsors and partners to reach their target audiences with marketing horsepower. Race Central is presented weekly by STP Concrete, Colorado National Speedway, Daveco Liquors, Bimmerhaus and Stuggart MBZ. Race Central Radio can be heard every Friday from 10-Noon MST on Colorado's Sporting News Radio affiliate Mile High Sport Radio AM 1510, part of the Altitude Sports Radio Network and can be heard around the world via the World Wide Web by going to www.racecentralmedia.com and clicking the "listen live" link, for more information visit www.racecentralmedia.com.

All Race Central TV Broadcasts can also be seen at www.racecentral.tv our streaming television site.

Resultados del segundo round Motocross ZR/TECATE 2009

Resultados de la segunda carrera de la serie Motocross 2009 realizado en la pista Oscar Bucho Lujan ubicada en el km. 13.3 de la carretera al aeropuerto de Mexicali el cual sed realizo este domingo 1ro. de marzo. Este evento tuvo dos heats de las clases MX/Lites, 50cc, Minis y 65cc en motocicletas no habiendo quads en esta ocasión. Agradeciendo el apoyo del equipo de Rescates Aguiluchos A.C., Cervezas Tecate Cycle Parts West, RMR Asset Management Corporation y Hermes Photography.

Motocross Expertos (250cc 2 tiempos/450 4 tiempos):

1. #528 Sergio Vega (32), El Centro Ca. Honda CRF450

Motocross Novatos (250cc 2 tiempos/450 4 tiempos):

1. #188 Aaron Swarthout (28) El Centro ca. Honda CRF450

2. #197 Jonathan Flores (17), Mexicali México. Yamaha YZ250

3. #1 Israel Gutiérrez (29), Mexicali México. KTM SX250

(Easy Solutions, Ferretería Dany, Arquitectos Chávez)

4. #x66 Juan Miguel Rodríguez (31) Mexicali México Kawasaki KX250

5. #99x Christian Espinoza (31) Mexicali México Honda CRF450

(Enlace Digital, SafeLife)

Lites Novatos (125cc 2 tiempos/250 4 tiempos):

1. #23 Armando Caro Félix (16), Mexicali México. Honda CRF250
2. #808 José Manuel Ochoa (39), Mexicali México. Honda CRF20
3. #290 Javier Gutiérrez (14), Calexico Ca. Honda CRF150

(J&S Services)

Minis Expertos (85cc 2 tiempos/150 4 tiempos):

1. #822 Javier Gutiérrez (14), Calexico Ca. Honda CRF150

(J&S Services)

Minis Novatos (85cc 2 tiempos/150 4 tiempos):

1. #420 Ashley Tapia (14), San Luis R.C. Yamaha YZ85

(Refacciones Del Sol, Yonke Tapia Hnos. Bordados Gill)

2. #575 Evaristo Pereda (12), San Luis R.C. Sonora. Honda CRF150

(Taller Pereda, Refaccionaría Monreal, Selectric, Kacys, GD, YRC, bajaSpeed)

3. #114 José Manuel Ochoa (12), Mexicali México. Honda CRF150

4. #111 Fernando Santana (11), Mexicali México. KTM 65

5. #199 Isaías Tizcareño (11), Benito Juárez México. Suzuki 65

6. #8 Pablo Humberto Bastidas (13) Mexicali Mexico Yamaha TTR125

7. #822 Cassandra Flores (15), Mexicali México. Yamaha YZ85

65cc Expertos:

1. #111 Fernando Santana (11), Mexicali México. KTM 65 (ZR Design)
2. #199 Isaías Tizcareño (11), Benito Juárez México. Suzuki 65

65cc Novatos:

#120 Juan Carlos Ochoa (9), Mexicali México. Cobra 50

#414 Edgar Michael García (9), Mexicali México. Kawasaki

#70 Ricardo Zavala (9), Col. Carranza valle de Mexicali. KTM 65

#8 Esteban Roberts (10) Mexicali México KTM 65

#7 Edgar García T.(10) Mexicali México. Kawasaki KX65

#5 Antonio Amezquita (9), Mexicali México. BBS 70

50cc Novatos:

#4 Perfecto Tizcareño (6), Benito Juárez México.

#19 Armando Raúl Flores (9), Mexicali México. KTM 50