Tagged with off-road racing

Post-Goondiwindi Update by Rough Rider Racing

It’s been a while since we last heard from Owen Ward at Rough Rider Racing (nothing since autocorrectgate and the Griffith 400 write-up), but here’s his take on the ARB Off-Road Racing Series Goondiwindi round. Hi guys. Goondiwindi started out for us great. We got to town on Friday and went straight to the track … Continue reading

Off-Road Events

There are a number of off-road events held across Australia each year. Two popular upcoming off-road events include the Tatts Finke Desert Race and the ARB Griffith 400. Tatts Finke Desert Race The Tatts Finke Desert Race is an off-road, multi-terrain two-day race which is held in the Northern Territory. The race is held annually … Continue reading

Sandy Bowman: Extreme Off-road Racer

Sandy Bowman grew up racing go karts before moving on to drag cars and winch challenges. At the age of 19 Sandy discovered his love for 4WDs and has since become a legend in not only off-road racing but also winch challenges and other extreme off-road events. Sandy has been involved in off-road racing for … Continue reading

PART 2: Chris Western – Racing the Legend

Chris Western races across every terrain imaginable, wheat belt scrub, jumps, sandhills, big whoops, gravel, baked red earth, apine forest floor studded with tree roots and deep mud in the pouring rain. After 20 years of racing and looking at what other racers were using, Chris chose Mickey Thompson Tires and has never looked back, Chris says, “Choosing the … Continue reading

Superstars Of Off-Road Racing

Mickey Thompson was heavily involved in off-road racing in the USA and innovated tyres and vehicles specifically for off-road racing, with many of his original innovations still being used today. It is due to Mickey Thompson’s rich heritage in off-road racing that Mickey Thompson Tires made the decision to become involved in off-road racing through … Continue reading