PALO ALTO, CA OCTOBER 20, 2011 This weekend commences the 2011 Ultra4 Season at the 4 Wheel Parts Glen Helen Grand Prix in San Bernardino, California. There are 38 pre-registered drivers with over half still trying to qualify for the 2012 Griffin King of the Hammers in February. “4 Wheel Parts is proud to be able to support this race, and the series. Brent Goegebuer and I have also had fun racing this year and are looking forward to the King of the Hammers,” said Greg Adler. Greg Adler will be driving the 4 Wheel Parts #210 and Brent Goegebuer will be driving the 4 Wheel Parts / BFGoodrich Tires #4473.
Torchmate Racing OG13 JT Taylor will be trying to follow up his Ultra4 Stampede Win attempting to complete the 4 hour endurance test in the proven Torchmate CNC Machines TTB car #13. With multiple disciplines of racing under his belt, including long desert races, the endurance factor should not be an issue. See JT Taylor and the Torchmate car in action: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0U74ycJ3lqo
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Team ASR Racing and 2009 King Jason Scherer will be bringing the PSC Motorsports car built by Tribe 4×4 back to the starting line for its second race. Plagued with electrical demons at the Stampede race, the team has come to California early to shock tune and get fully prepared for this weekends race. See the initiation of the #76 PSC Motorsports /Team ASR at the Stampede: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AH9Eq-k_UCQ
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Bill Baird is new to the Ultra4 scene, but not new to racing. He is well known in the ARCA Racing Series with over 68 career starts with 28 top-5 finishes and 36 top-10 finishes. His first Ultra4 race was at Rausche Creek where he finished 5th and Qualified for the 2012 King of the Hammers. Watch his #5252 Saturn / Goodyear Tires climb the muddy rocks of Pennsylvania: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eEzWnFvsUUA
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Gary Ferravanti Sr will continue his driving excellence this weekend at the Glen Helen track. With a 6th place finish at the Ultra4 American Rock Sports Challenge he knows how to air it out on the short course section. Watch the #4446 take on the Miller Motorsports Lucas Oil Off-Road Course: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=esTz2oTp9_E
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Husband and wife team of Darren and Darlene Henke are working their white #4441 car further and further towards the front of the pack. They hope that this will be the weekend where they get to secure their spot at the 2012 King of the Hammers. Meet them at the American Rock Sports Challenge Race: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ftjhta1o6SA
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Mike McClure and Billy Briney from Bent & Twisted Racing have co-driven together in the past and will now separate into two cars at this weekends race. McClure will be in the Bent & Twisted #733 and Briney in the DynoMax #4439. Watch the Bent & Twisted #4439 at the Colorado Springs Dirt Riot Race: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Up5-OcnNoOk
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There will be many other racers on hand this weekend including previous King’s Campbell Enterprises DynoMax Shannon Campbell and Loren Healy. Qualifying is on Friday October 21st and Racing is on Saturday October 22nd starting at 11am. For more information go to http://ultra4racing.com/the-inside-line/4wheel-parts-glen-helen-grand-prix-spectator-information.
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