Best in the Desert Class Rules

Car Truck Rule Book - 2014 Rule Book, it is over 100 pages so be careful when you print, first 30 pages General Rules/Information, then by Class.  First 30 pages will tell you everything you need to know!  - updated 8/26/4 - Breaking News - New Class Announced, Class 2400 - Open Wheel Vehicle Class, Ford Production 2.0L Eco-Boost (Turbocharged) - check it out! ~ 6/24/14

Car Truck Rule Book - 2015 Rule Book (note: New Class 7100 rules included) 11/5/14

Motorcycle Quad Rule Book

UTV Rule Book - please contact Cory Sappington to ask Tech questions, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  - (1/21/14)

Class 1700 Rule Book - JeepSpeed, please contact Clive Skilton to ask Tech questions, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Class 3700 Rule Book - JeepSpeed

For Class 4400 -  Ultra4 Rule book visit:http://ultra4racing.com/racers/rulebook/

Each Pit must have at least two (2) 10 lb. fire extinguishers readily available to use in case of an emergency. The Tech Team will make spot inspections at each event to make sure every team is complying with this rule. Please note every rule is for your safety and the safety of your friends and family.  You may have four (4) 5 lb fire extinguishers, whatever combination equals 20 lbs.

TROPHY POLICY ~ our policy is to give trophies to 33% of the winners, this is standard throughout the industry. This means 1 per 3, so you need 6 to start in a class to trophy 2nd place and 9 in a class starting to trophy 3rd place. If you ever have a question whether you trophy or not please come and ask prior to the awards presentation; we don’t want you to sit through the awards presentation and not receive a trophy. If the start number is borderline (5 started or 8 started) and you are at the awards come see me and I will trophy you; but we will not send you a certificate at a later date, this is only if you are present. Also, we only trophy what is called a PODIUM FINISH, which is 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place.

  • 2014 Ford F150 EcoBoost Performance Award - in addition to the "must be eliglible" comments on this document, you must ALSO write in FORD on the entry form where it asks for MAKE. If you do not write FORD in the make you will not receive the award.

1. If you have NEVER been Driver of Record in Best In The Desert you are eligible for the Rookie of the Year.

2. If you HAVE BEEN Driver of Record in Best In The Desert you may compete for Rookie of the Year points if you have only raced a total of two (2) events during 2009, 2010 or 2011 as Driver of Record.

Here is the numbering system for all Motorcycle/Quad classes

New Media Regs 2014

Check out the new regulations for 2014 here

2014 Race Schedule

HENDERSON “250”
DECEMBER 5, 6, 7, 2014 - (Race in Henderson, NV)
“A CLASSIC OFF-ROAD RACE”
POINTS FOR ALL CLASSES – NO PRE-FUN RUN

THR MOTORSPORTS PARKER “250” PRESENTED BY POLARIS
JANUARY 9, 10, 2015 - (Race in Parker, AZ)
“A DUEL IN THE DESERT”
MOTORCYCLE, QUAD & UTV POINTS ONLY – NO PRE-FUN RUN

Parker “425”
FEBRUARY 6, 7, 8, 2015 - (Race in Parker, AZ) (Time Trials on Feb 5, 2015)
“THE LEGEND LIVES ON”
CAR & TRUCK POINTS ONLY – 1-DAY PRE-FUN RUN ON SUNDAY, JAN. 11, 2015

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