Loading Events

« All Events

BAJA 1000 “The most exciting race in B.C.S”

November 12 @ 12:00 am - November 17 @ 12:00 am

Baja 1000

The Baja 1000, a world-renowned off-road race, began as a daring adventure in 1962 by Dave Ekins and Bud Robertson Junior, who explored the Baja California peninsula on Honda motorcycles. It wasn’t until 1967, under the initiative of Ed Pearlman, that the race was formalized with 68 participants, taking its name from the challenging distance of 1,000 miles (1,609 km) covered in a single stage. This event is unique for allowing teams of up to five riders and has attracted international competitors, including Dakar Rally veterans like Francisco Arredondo and Robby Gordon. Despite inherent risks and tragic accidents, such as Kurt Caselli’s in 2013, the race remains a meeting point for off-road enthusiasts and professionals, including celebrities like Steve McQueen and Mario Andretti.

Vildósola Racing, a standout team in the Trophy Trucks category, exemplifies the spirit and dedication required to compete in the Baja 1000. With vehicles equipped with cutting-edge technology and backed by major sponsors, this team has achieved significant victories and continues to participate in high-profile off-road events. Preparing these “desert monsters” requires months of work and a considerable investment, highlighting the commitment and passion for motorsport. The Baja 1000 is not just a race; it’s a celebration of human tenacity and automotive engineering against the challenging landscapes of Baja California.

Recognized as one of the most important races worldwide, featuring some of the boldest competitors, this thrilling event stretches across Baja California and Baja California Sur. It stands as one of the most exciting spectacles to witness…

For registration or contact information, visit the official website.

Details

Start:
November 12 @ 12:00 am
End:
November 17 @ 12:00 am
Event Category:
Event Tags:
Website:
https://score-international.com/index.php