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  1. This road race in the Nevada desert is 400 miles of hell--and wickedly good funRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    A helicopter shadows a 4x4 pickup truck during the 2016 Mint 400 race through the Nevada desert between Las Vegas and the California border. A helicopter shadows a 4x4 pickup truck during the 2016 Mint 400 race through the Nevada desert between Las Vegas and the California border.

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  2. Mint 400 race returns to Las Vegas in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The Mint 400 Vehicle Procession rounds the turn from Las Vegas Boulevard onto East Fremont Street on March 9, 2016. Vehicles are arriving for the official kickoff of the annual Mint 400 off-road race, to be held March 12 in Primm.

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  3. RPM Off-Road's Apdaly Lopez Wins 2016 Finale at Best in the Desert Pahrump 250Read the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    It was a storybook ending to the 2016 desert racing season for Dougans Racing Engines, whose athletes captured seven of the of the top nine spots at Best in the Desert's Pahrump 250, including the overall win by RPM Off-Road's #5 Apdaly Lopez. Lopez earned the top starting position after qualifying first at Thursday's Time Trials and remained out front in the 242 mile sprint on race day.

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  4. Best In The Deserts Dual In The DesertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Four Wheeler

    Best in the Desert Racing Association has started this year off with a bang! With the Laughlin race being the first of the new racing event style for the year, Best in the Desert kicked things off with the first race classes at six in the morning. It was Tim Krauss, Keith Waibel, and Jeff Vetter in the 8100 class taking first overall.

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  5. Andy McMillin Puts Dougans Racing Engines Atop the Podium at Vegas to RenoRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Andy McMillin earned his first overall win of 2016 in his TSCO Racing T1 Trick Truck at Best in the Desert's Vegas to Reno, solidifying his place in the top five Best in the Desert overall standings with two races remaining in the 2016 season. With Justin Matney's win at the Parker 425 in the Geiser Brothers RPM Off-Road Trick Truck, Justin Lofton's win at The Mint 400, Tavo Vildosola's win at the Baja 500 and now McMillin's win at Vegas to Reno, Dougans Racing Engines has checked off four of the top five elite races in off-road desert racing, with the notorious Baja 1000 up for grabs later this November.

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  6. Video: Derrike Cope's Chevrolet explodes during NASCAR Xfinity race at Watkins GlenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | AutoWeek

    Saturday's NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Watkins Glen race also had a healthy dose of the bizarre. On lap 59, Derrike Cope's No.

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  7. NASCAR impounding Cope car after bizarre explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2016 | Autoblog

    A bizarre situation unfolded late in the going during the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Watkins Glen, when Derrike Cope's car exploded without warning. With 23 of 82 laps remaining, Derrike Cope slowed on the track and was coasting through the bus stop when it appeared something exploded under the hood of his No.

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  8. Derrike Cope's car explodes at Watkins GlenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2016 | WSOCTV

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  9. NASCAR impounding Cope car after bizarre explosion - videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Motorsport.com

    With 23 of 82 laps remaining, Derrike Cope slowed on the track and was coasting through the bus stop when it appeared something exploded under the hood of his No. 70 Chevrolet.

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  10. The 2016 Mint 400Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Four Wheeler

    In keeping with its reputation as the toughest race in the US, the 2016 Polaris RZR Mint 400 was a brutal, dust choked event. The weekend began with the Parade that saw the race vehicles roll on the street of Las Vegas to Freemont Street, where the contingency row was set up just east of the covered Freemont Street Experience.

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  11. Dougans Racers Seek The Overall Win At The 2016 SCORE-International Baja 500Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    The 2016 desert racing season is approaching its halfway point with the upcoming SCORE-International Baja 500 this weekend in Ensenada, Baja California. With only one SCORE-International race in the books, the overall points championship is up for grabs and this mid-season race is a pivotal point in the season.

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  12. Dougans Racers Charge Best In The Desert's Laughlin Desert ClassicRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Desert racing returned to Laughlin, NV this past weekend with the inaugural Method Race Wheels Laughlin Desert Classic presented by Canidae Tap It. A two-day race, the Laughlin Desert Challenge was the first Best in the Desert race in recent years to separate the Trick Trucks into their own race separate of all other classes, allowing elite class to reach their full capabilities and terrorize the partially new 16 mile course that included the legendary Laughlin Leap and The Fly Over where race vehicles flew completely over Highway 162.

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