Offroad toys package
We’re not entirely sure what the story is here, but it looks like the folks from Patriot Campers are loaded up for an epic weekend. They have an ATV, a UTV, a camp trailer and a boat all being pulled by a truck (and that’s just what we can see from this short video). We’re not sure where they are going or what they are doing, but the collection of vehicles makes us want to hitch a ride.

This video got us thinking… what would be the ideal spread of off-road toys for a weekend trip? This looks like a great setup, but feel free to chime in with your dream setup in the comment section.

SCORE-Logo-12-5-11ENSENADA, Mexico — After 1,709.92 dusty and grueling desert racing miles, 31 of the world’s best desert racers have survived the challenge of the four-race 2016 SCORE World Desert Championship to earn coveted 2016 Red Kap SCORE Milestone Awards. The 31 racers, competing in 14 different classes in the series for cars, trucks, UTVs, motorcycles and quads, earned their prestigious honors by finishing every required mile in the World’s Foremost Desert Racing Series.

The 2016 SCORE World Desert Championship ended in mid-November with the 854.50-mile 49th Annual SCORE Baja 1000 that started and finished in Ensenada, Mexico.

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Rear Seat Reminder is a new feature being unveiled on a host of GM vehicles in 2017. This industry-first feature is designed to remind drivers to check the back seat for groceries, pets or kids that could potentially be left in the back seat.

Dirt BIke Mannequin challenge
For whatever reason, the Mannequin Challenge has been taking over the Internet lately.  We’ve seen challenges in offices, classrooms, gyms and even bathrooms, but this is dirt bike mannequin challenge is the best one we’ve seen yet. Check it out.

Nissan offers exclusive Rogue One: A Star Wars Story keychains a
Nissan is doubling down on its recent Star Wars partnership, and fans looking for an early stocking stuffer will want to make their way to dealerships this weekend. Nissan will be offering free Death Trooper helmet keychains at Nissan dealerships – that is, as long as supplies last.

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MESA, AZ:
Cora Jokinen at Torq-Masters Industries is a business owner, racer and welder. Together with the Ladies Offroad Network, we want to support female welders around the country. Cora’s relationship with Miller Electric Welders has allowed her the opportunity to put a Women’s Miller Digital Elite Helmet (Retail $317), Women’s Welding Large Jacket, and 3 pairs of Miller Welding Gloves up for grabs.


Graves Motorsports, the Performance Exhaust brand behind Yamaha Motor USA’s multiple National Championship winning Superbike and Supersport roadrace titles, is excited to introduce their new Full Titanium Racing Exhaust System for Yamaha’s  2016-2017 Pure Sport YXZ1000R three-cylinder Side-by-Side. Employing the same design technology  used on the Factory Yamaha MotoAmerica Superbikes, Graves developed this system and race tune for the Greaves Motorsports Yamaha YXZ1000 Pro-Stock car driven by CJ Greaves to win the Torc Series Championship Final race!

UTV Whiplash
Anyone that’s ever jumped a motorcycle, ATV or UTV knows that coming up short on a double is usually a pretty painful experience. Well, if you ask these guys, coming up short on a table top can be pretty painful as well. We’re betting they paid a visit to a chiropractor and were diagnosed with a severe case of UTV whiplash.

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The Mint 400 announced the return of its massive contingency, this year with new title sponsor ODYSSEY battery. This year marks the sixth consecutive year The Mint 400 will host the ultimate display of off-road vehicles and accessories right in the middle of downtown Las Vegas on Fremont St. East. Tens of thousands of enthusiasts flood Fremont Street on Friday to witness the unparalleled spectacle of over 350 off-road race vehicles parading among hundreds of off-road aftermarket brands and manufacturers. This historic annual gathering dates back to 1970’s, when The Mint 400 was actually started on Fremont St. in front of The Mint Hotel.

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Honda today announced that its new 2017 Ridgeline is the first and only pickup truck to earn the highest possible safety rating of Top Safety Pick from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).