off-road racing


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off-road racing

Long distance events over rough, desert courses, usually for small trucks.
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Split between 17 AWD and 35 RWD competitors, the range of talent comprises of multiple FIA world champions, off-road racing world champions, drift legends, circuit drivers, elite amateurs and even a knighted Olympic cycling champion - British Chris Hoy.
Continental, a leading tyre company, has announced the global debut of two new tyre types specially developed for the off-road racing series Extreme E.
Al Baloushi, the local and Arab champion, is a man of records and having pioneered in the Motocross and Off-Road racing in the region for over 15 years, he has more "first ever" and "only UAE national" in his CV than any other Arab rider.
You can't stop people from modifying [their vehicle],' he said, adding that off-road racing lacked government support and promotion as compared to other motor sports.
2) For the next three decades, I made off-road racing my life.
'Foreign drivers from Australia, United Arab Emirates, South Africa and Thailand have been highly impressed with the local talent as well as the conditions of the off-road racing tracks in Pakistan when they come here for the Cholistan and Jhal Magsi rallies.
In the 1960s and 1970s, lightweight two-stroke "Huskys" dominated off-road racing, winning 14 Motocross World Championships and 24 Enduro World Championships.
The second edition of the electrifying Sharjah Sports Desert Festival (SSDF) has announced a line-up of some of the world's best desert bikers and dune riders who will be competing in the spectacular thrills and spills event on Friday, January 12, at Al Badayer Desert in Sharjah.Themed 'Become a Desert Hero', theemirate's most popular off-road racing competitionis organised by Sharjah Sports TV, a subsidiary of Sharjah Media Corporation (SMC).
Baja Designs offer lighting systems for off-road racing and on- and off-road driving.
Hero MotoCorp, an India-based automaker, has collaborated with German off-road racing specialist, Speedbrain, to enter motorcycle rally racing.