Laughlin, NV: Off-road racing begins today for the 2nd Annual Method Race Wheels Laughlin Desert Classic.

Laughlin, NV: Off-road racing begins today for the 2nd Annual Method Race Wheels Laughlin Desert Classic.

Off-road racing in the desert for the 2nd Annual Method Race Wheels Laughlin Desert Classic, presented by Canidae and Tap It, on Saturday, May 13th, 2017 in Laughlin, Nevada.

The racing event for off-road cars and trucks, will be speeding along an impressive new course dedicated to off-road racers.

According to their their website, Best In The Desert said with 136 race teams already signed up, 27 Trick Trucks, 22 Class 6100 Spec Engine Trick Trucks and 16 Class 1000 Cars represent some of the bigger class entries heading to Laughlin, Nevada this weekend.

The entire field of racers will be geared up and ready to duel each other over the exceptionally challenging desert terrain for bragging rights at Best In The Desert’s Method Race Wheels Laughlin Desert Classic presented by Canidae and Tap It.

All of the off-road desert racing will be taking place on Saturday and Sunday at the Event Park which is located at the corner of Bruce Woodbury Drive and Thomas Edison Way, a block west of Casino Drive, in Laughlin, Nevada.

The off-road desert race course will run along the desert area north of Bruce Woodbury Drive, cross Needles Highway, round back in the desert west of Needles Highway, cross Needles Highway again, and head back to the finish line along the desert area south of Nevada State Route 163.

**** Racing Schedule: ****

On Saturday, May 13, 2017, the 1st day of off-road racing will happen at the Event Park.

  • 1st Race (3 Laps): 6:00am PT;
  • 2nd Race (4 Laps): 8:00am PT;
  • 3rd Race (4 Laps): 10:00am PT;
  • 4th Race (4 Laps): 12:00pm PT;
  • 5th Race (4 Laps): 2:00pm PT.

On Sunday, May 14th, 2017, the 2nd day of off-road racing will happen at the Event Park.

  • 1st Race (3 Laps): 6:00am PT;
  • 2nd Race (4 Laps): 8:00am PT;
  • 3rd Race (4 Laps): 10:00am PT;
  • 4th Race (4 Laps): 12:00pm PT;
  • 5th Race (4 Laps): 2:00pm PT.

The will be an Awards Presentation will be held at 6:00pm PT on Sunday, May 14th, 2017 at the Harrah’s Laughlin Convertion Center in Laughlin, Nevada.

** All of the races during the 2nd Annual Method Race Wheels Laughlin Desert Classic are Free to view. Please make sure to arrive early to get the best parking spot as well as to get the best viewing location spot. **

**** You can watch all of the off-road races from the 2nd Annual Method Race Wheels Laughlin Desert Classic at the following Dirt Live 2 on Live Stream website address: ****

https://livestream.com/accounts/11377457/events/7353073

**** Road Closures: ****

Reminder, Needles Highway, from Bruce Woodbury Drive to Nevada State Route 163, will be closed during the off-road racing event on Saturday and Sunday, and motorists will be detoured onto Bruce Woodbury Drive to either Thomas Edison Way or Casino Drive to Nevada State Route 163.

**** Weather Information: ****

** Weather information and forecast can be found at the following website addresses: **

  • ZachNews:

https://zachnews.wordpress.com/local-weather-forecast/

  • National Weather Service:

http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?lon=-114.58194061432688&lat=35.16207587502366#.WRQBd4Ntm1s

** More information regarding the 2nd Annual Method Race Wheels Laughlin Desert Classic is at the following ZachNews website address: **

https://zachnews.wordpress.com/2017/05/10/laughlin-nv-get-ready-for-the-2nd-annual-method-race-wheels-laughlin-desert-classic/

**** ZachNews will be along the desert race course at the 2nd Annual Method Race Wheels Laughlin Desert Classic getting pictures and videos of all of the racing action. ****

** Flyer Pictures from the Best In The Desert. **

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