Drive The Mint 400 Race Course During Race Week!
Mint 400 adds enthusiast drive event at The Great American Off-Road Race
The Mint 400 announced today the addition of The Mint 400 Legends Rally event to their packed schedule of events during race week of the 2018 BFGoodrich Tires Mint 400. Now fans can drive The Mint 400 race course and get behind the wheel on one of the toughest race courses in off-road racing. Participants will navigate by way of official Best in the Desert course markings to get a glimpse into what it’s like to race The Great American Off-Road Race.
The UTV-only event will take place on Wednesday, March 7th, beginning and ending in Jean, NV. Participants can either bring their own UTV’s or rent a 2017-18 Polaris RZR for the day from Zero One Odysseys. The 75-mile ride will be led by one of the legends of off-road racing to be announced and only 100 vehicles will be allowed to enter. Entry includes chase support and merchandise package.
What: The Inaugural Mint 400 Legends Rally
Where: The Mint 400 Race Course
Cost: $500.00 per vehicle
*Racers, team members or crew members entered in the 2018 BFGoodrich Tires Mint 400 may not participate in The Legends Rally.*
“Whether it’s UTVs, Jeeps, Raptors, or any other off-road vehicles, we want to incorporate driving events at The Mint 400 and use it as a time for all off-roaders to get together and have a good time. Our goal with The Legends Rally is to expand on that and provide an experience for people to ride on the actual legendary Mint 400 race course that will be the battleground on race day,” commented Mint 400 CEO, Matt Martelli.
About The Legends Rally
The Legends Rally is an exciting new, approachable off-road event series in Baja, Mexico designed to preserve, celebrate and share the culture of off-roading and introduce new people to the culture in a fun, exciting and approachable way. The Legends Rally is a culinary off-road experience that explores the stunning beauty of Baja, while enjoying gourmet food and drink prepared by local chefs and craft spirit experts from the region. Our events are led by various off-road legends including Larry Ragland, Walker Evans, Ivan Stewart and Larry Roeseler and each event will feature a different 150 to 200 mile loop starting at the famed Horsepower Ranch nestled in a quiet rural valley just outside Ensenada, Baja, CA.