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2017 MINT 400, 918 Cognito Motorsports

2017 MINT 400, 918 Cognito Motorsports After some new car blues at the first race of the year, we did what we felt was extensive clutch testing and it seemed that we were prepared for the Mint 400. We had drawn 28th starting position in the turbo class, so obviously we had some work to […]


2017 Mint 400 Extended Photo Gallery

The 2017 Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by BFGoodrich Tires was the largest single desert race event ever for UTVs. Our photographers captured some stunning images and we are excited to share them with you all for you to enjoy! See our full race story and results here: http://www.utvunderground.com/2017-bitd-mint-400-story-photos-results-45869.html Photos for UTVUnderground.com by: Harlen Foley, Sebastian […]


Race Life: Scanlon Motorsports Group | Mint 400

The Mint, is the most iconic off-road race in the United States, its also one of the most challenging. You just don’t show up to the Mint 400, you plan, you prepare and you must commit to the finest of details to even remotely have a chance at winning such a grueling race. The Scanlon […]


Tanner Foust tackles Mint 400 in Polaris RZR

Tanner Foust tackles Mint 400 in Polaris RZR Versatile driver joins RZR Star Car program for guest drive in famed off-road race PRIMM, Nevada (March 6, 2017) – Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust tackled the notoriously tough Polaris RZR Mint 400 this weekend, putting in a solid drive through the Nevada desert in a […]


2017 BITD Mint 400 STORY | PHOTOS | RESULTS

2017 BITD Mint 400 STORY | PHOTOS | RESULTS Mitch Guthrie, Jr. Dominates Mint 400 Primm, NV (3/5/2017) – Mitch Guthrie, Jr. backed up his victory in the Best in the Desert Series season opener with a dominating victory in the Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by BFGoodrich Tires. Guthrie Jr took the lead from […]


2017 BITD Mint 400 Contingency Report

2017 BITD Mint 400 Contingency Report Las Vegas, NV (3/3/2017) – The Best in the Desert Series Polaris RZR Mint 400 is known as “The Great American Off-Road Race” and this year’s event is certain to live up to that tagline as more than 100 UTVs are set to take the start. Festivities kicked off […]


Win a 2017 Polaris RZR XP® Turbo at The Mint 400!

Win a 2017 Polaris RZR XP® Turbo at The Mint 400! Register online for your chance to take home a new Polaris RZR One lucky fan will walk away with the keys to a brand new 2017 Polaris RZR XP® TURBO EPS (two-seat) Sport UTV at the 2017 Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by BFGoodrich […]


UTVUnderground Set To Host Massive “Block Party” During Mint 400 Contingency

UTVUnderground Set To Host Massive “Block Party” During Mint 400 Contingency The Diesel Brothers Polaris RZR “Fail Of The Year” headlines the massive Block Party display San Diego, CA 2.29.17 – UTVUnderground.com is thrilled to announce that it is heading to this weeks 2017 Polaris RZR Mint 400 Presented by BFGoodrich Tires with a massive UTV display called […]


Craig Scanlon & RJ Anderson Team Up For The Mint 400

SMG Race Team Set To Take On 2017 Polaris RZR Mint 400 Craig Scanlon & RJ Anderson Team Up For The Mint 400 Minneapolis, MN 2/27/17 – With the 2017 Best In The Desert (BITD) race season in full swing, the Scanlon Motorsports Group (SMG) racing program is set to head to Las Vegas, NV to […]


K&N Filters to Debut New UTV Intake Kit at The 2017 Mint 400

K&N Filters to Debut New UTV Intake Kit at The 2017 Mint 400  Come check out the full line of air intake systems at The Mint 400 contingency! The Mint 400 announced today its new partnership with K&N Filters for the 2017 Mint 400.  K&N will be displaying and vending its full line of air […]


4 Wheel Parts / UTVUnderground Garage Heads To The Mint 400

The 4 Wheel Parts / UTVUnderground Garage semi is loading up and headed to the 2017 Polaris RZR Mint 400 Presented by BFGoodrich Tires. The historic off-road race is held in Las Vegas, NV March 1-5, 2017 and features the best of the best in off-road racing. The Mint 400 is no ordinary race event. […]


The Mint 400 to Offer Premium Level VIP Food & Beverage Experience

The Mint 400 to Offer Premium Level VIP Food & Beverage Experience Deluxe Drinking and Dining Packages now available for The 2017 Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by BFGoodrich TiresMarch 1-5 in Downtown Las Vegas & Primm, NV The Mint 400 has added a new layer of excitement for car & off-road enthusiasts for The […]


2016 Mint 400 – RedBull Signature Series

The 2016 Polaris RZR Mint 400 Presented by BFGoodrich Tires Returns as Part of the Red Bull Signature Series “The Great American Off-Road Race” to broadcast on NBC October 8th This October, the 2016 Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by BFGoodrich Tires will take over screens across America as part of the Red Bull Signature […]


2016 Mint 400 BANGERS!

We love seeing our photographers BANGERS but anytime we get shots from Vincent Knakal we always get pumped. Vinny is the Director Of Photography for Mad Media and UTVUnderground.com and is the man behind most of the stunning images you see from our major projects like XP1K. We hope you enjoy Vinny’s BANGERS as much […]


2016 Mint 400 Story, Photos & Results

The 2016 Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by BFGoodrich Tires has come and gone. By all accounts this was the grandest Mint 400 of all time and as I sit back and reflect it certainly was the biggest one I have ever attended. From contingency to the evenings festivities to the racing, it was everything […]


2016 Mint 400 UTV Preview

2016 Polaris RZR Mint 400 Presented by BFGoodrich Tires UTV PREVIEW The Mint 400 is the race everyone wants to win. Ask any UTV desert racer which race they would want the top spot at and I guarantee The Mint 400 will be listed with the Baja 1000 and UTV World Championship. The Mint is […]


UTV World Championship on NBC

The 2015 Mint 400 and UTV World Championship TV Shows to Premiere on NBC Sports in December Mad Media produced documentary style shows premiere in over 80 million homes Motorsports production powerhouse Mad Media led by directing team “The Martelli Brothers” announced premiere dates for their documentary style TV shows on The Polaris RZR Mint […]


Scott Yancey Mint 400 Video

“Flipping Vegas” star Scott Yancey suited up and hopped in his RZR for the Polaris RZR Mint 400 Presented by General Tire and Tuba Art Films caught all the highlights! The Goliath Co./Supercross.com #1967 is built by Cognito Motorsports and engineered to handle everything the desert can throw at it!


Visions Of Victory Ep.2

In this episode of Visions Of Victory. The S3 racing team heads to Las Vegas for the “Great American Off-Road Race”. The prestigious Mint 400. A 7 hour endurance race. The Mint 400 will challenge the team in every way possible. Watch as the team pushes their Can Am Maverick Turbo to the edge, in […]


Can-Am Mint Video

An awesome video made by Tuba Art Films for Can-Am’s X Team. Check out all the action from the Mint 400 and interviews with all of Can-Am’s factory teams including race-winners Dustin Jones and Shane Dowden.


2015 Mint 400 Extended Photo Gallery

We know how much you guys love pictures, so here is a massive gallery, almost 500 photos worth, from the 2015 Mint 400!! Enjoy! #utvunderground  


Jagged X Mint 400 Race Report

Jagged X 2015 MINT 400 Race Recap​ Can you have a good day and a bad day at the same time? Well that’s what team Jagged X did this weekend at the Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by General Tire. This year’s MINT was nothing short of a spectacular event and what’s more impressive is […]


2015 Mint 400 Photos | Story | Results

They call it the Great American Off-Road Race and I don’t know if there is a better phrase that describes The Polaris RZR Mint 400 Presented By General Tire. Its history, its pageantry, its attendance, everything about this race is bigger and better. You can make an argument for the Baja 1000 and Dakar Rally, […]


Mint 400 Contingency Photos

Tech and Contingency for the Mint 400 is always an event in and of its self. With the unique backdrop of Fremont street and one of the most impressive vendor turnouts in off-road racing,spectators have enough to look at to keep them busy for a couple days. Luckily we’ve got you covered with some awesome […]


Mint400 TV SHOW! WATCH IT NOW!

The 2014 Mint 400 aired on July 6th to an audience of millions as part of NBC’s RedBull Signature Series. The race spotlight takes viewers inside the coveted Trophy Truck division giving everyone a chance to see just what The Great American Off-Road Race is all about! If you missed it LIVE on NBC then […]


UTVs @ The Mint 400 (video)

The 2014 General Tire Mint 400 Presented by Polaris RZR was the BIGGEST UTV desert race to date! Over 50 UTVs took the green flag and challenged the harsh Nevada terrain. Every major UTV manufacturer was represented in this battle of will and attrition. In the end, only 1 could win. Follow along as we […]


2014 Mint 400 Polaris Video

The 2014 Mint 400 was the largest UTV desert race ever held. Over 50 UTVs would line up to take on the roughest off-road race in America. UTVUnderground.com would once again chase the UTV teams across the Nevada desert to bring you the story behind this epic adventure. With support from Polaris we followed along […]


Mint 400 Re-Reverse of Results!

BITD has once again shaken up the results of the Mint 400 by now retracting their official results from yesterday, thus removing all penalties that were issued and restoring results to the way they were listed unofficially. Racers yesterday were penalized for trash being left in their assigned pit stalls. 30 Minute penalties were given […]


OFFICIAL Mint 400 Results

BITD passed down their Official Results today from last weekends 2014 Mint 400 race. While many were expecting the results to remain somewhat in tact, many had no idea they would be levied penalties for their part in leaving their pits littered with trash! Racers are scrambling to try and get things sorted out as […]


2014 Mint 400 Unofficial Results

Racers shot off into the early morning sunrise to take on the famed Mint 400 race course here in Jean, NV. Over 50 UTVs would stage, some breaking as they lined up, others not even making it to turn 1 before they fell victim to mechanical failure. The course would take its toll on much […]


2013 Mint 400 UTV Video

The Mint 400, known as the Great American Off-Road Race was held once again in Las Vegas, NV in March 2013. Follow along as we document the UTV race class as they take on the grueling Nevada desert and race to the finish to bring home the prestigious title of Champion of The Mint 400! […]


2013 Mint 400 PREMIER

2013 General Tire Mint 400 Presented by Polaris Premieres Saturday, June 8th at 9PM EST/6PM PST The 2013 General Tire Mint 400, presented by Polaris – will premiere on SPEED Channel, Saturday June 8th at 9pm EST / 6pm PST. This special two-hour primetime television show captures the most dynamic and thrilling off-road racing on […]


2013 Mint 400 UTV Race

  Photos By: Rusty Baptist & Joey DiGiovanni // UTVUnderground.com  


2013 MINT 400 Parade Video

One of the most iconic moments in recent Mint 400 history is without a doubt the parade lap down Las Vegas Blvd that took place today. Over 70 race vehicles paraded their way down the Las Vegas Strip while thousands of onlookers stopped to witness these amazing pieces of machinery as they strutted their stuff […]


General Tire Mint 400 Trailer (2012)

  General Tire Presents a Best In The Desert Championship race, produced by Mad Media and Directed by The Martelli Brothers: The 2012 General Tire Mint 400! Join us for the world premiere of the 2012 Mint 400 film on October 6th and 7th at the one and only DIRT THEATER (UTVUnderground.com & Race-Dezert.com Booths) […]