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RTM and ULTRA4 Racing Ink Television Deal Sponsored by Nitto Tire

April 21, 2014 | By | Reply More
RTM and ULTRA4 Racing Ink Television Deal Sponsored by Nitto Tire

PowerNation Cable Special Plus Coverage of 7 National Qualifying Events RTM Productions and ULTRA4 Racing are teaming up to telecast the 8th Annual Griffin King of the Hammers Presented by Nitto Tire as a PowerNation TV special. RTM’s PowerNation shows air weekly on Spike, the NBC Sports Network and the CBS Sports Network.   “We [...]

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Dirt Riot Long Drivers List for Big Saturday Race in Moab this Weekend at AreaBFE

April 17, 2014 | By | Reply More
Dirt Riot Long Drivers List for Big Saturday Race in Moab this Weekend at AreaBFE

Racing Saturday April 19th Starting at 9am in Moab, UT at AreaBFE  For the third year running, Dirt Riot will be at AreaBFE in Moab, UT on Big Saturday April 19th.  The pre-registered driver list confirms the day of racing will be spectacular.  Everyone that has wanted to race a 4×4 endurance race is welcome to come [...]

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2014 King of The Hammers Movie Trailer: “Element of Survival”

April 1, 2014 | By | Reply More
2014 King of The Hammers Movie Trailer: “Element of Survival”

This is the official movie trailer for “Element of Survival” The full length movie chronicling the 2014 Griffin King of the Hammers Presented by Nitto Tire. The feature film is expected to debut the end of June 2014. The movie is directed and edited by Heavymetal Concepts and Produced by Hammerking Productions. The movie will [...]

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BFGoodrich® Tires Driver Brad Lovell Finishes First in Every Man Challenge Legends Class

February 20, 2014 | By | Reply More
BFGoodrich® Tires Driver Brad Lovell Finishes First in Every Man Challenge Legends Class

Team BFGoodrich® drivers Brad and Roger Lovell took on a challenge many wouldn’t: race the King of the Hammers twice in two days.  On Thursday, Brad Lovell, with brother Roger co-driving, finished first in the 114-mile Smittybilt Every Man Challenge Legends Class.  Following that feat on Friday, Roger took the reins, with Brad co-driving, and finished [...]

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Raceline Wheels King of the Hammers A Week of Successes

February 16, 2014 | By | Reply More

Raceline Wheels is always a major part of the Griffin King of the Hammers, and 2014 was no exception.  Among the major events of the week Raceline Wheels co-sponsored the newest challenge: King Shocks Shootout at Backdoor,hosted the best ever Volunteer dinner on Thursday night, saw over half of the field of racers start on Raceline [...]

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JT Taylor Recognized as Only Racer to Take All 8 Green Flags for King of the Hammers

February 16, 2014 | By | Reply More
JT Taylor Recognized as Only Racer to Take All 8 Green Flags for King of the Hammers

Friday February 7th marked the 8th green flag of the now Internationally known Griffin King of the Hammers.  JT Taylor is the only racer on the lakebed that can boast seeing all 8 green flags, and has driven the same car at 7 of the 8 events, with a 12th place finish in 2013.  “I am really surprised [...]

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2014 King Of The Hammers has Great Results for Currie Racing

February 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
2014 King Of The Hammers has Great Results for Currie Racing

Casey Currie returned for the 2014 Griffin King of the Hammers this past weekend, expectations for a win may not have been met, but the odds of finishing the race were on Curries side. The week long event took place in Johnson Valley, CA where over 40,000 off-road/rock crawling enthusiasts flocked to watch 158 entries [...]

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Official Finishers: 2014 Griffin King of The Hammers Presented by Nitto Tire

February 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
Official Finishers: 2014 Griffin King of The Hammers Presented by Nitto Tire

  Driver Name Car # Start Finish Adjusted Time Penalty* Total Time 1 LOREN HEALY 67 08:02:00 16:05:25 08:03:25 08:03:25 2 TONY PELLEGRINO 4485 08:09:00 16:27:42 08:18:42 08:18:42 3 BILL BAIRD 5252 08:06:00 16:29:37 08:23:37 08:23:37 4 JAKE HALLENBECK 4775 08:03:30 16:30:59 08:27:29 08:27:29 5 DEREK WEST 4420 08:01:00 16:05:34 08:04:34 00:25:00 08:29:34 6 RICK [...]

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Loren Healy Name KING of the Hammers

February 8, 2014 | By | Reply More
Loren Healy Name KING of the Hammers

Loren Healy unofficially named 2014 KING of the Hammers!! Healy pushed through todays course but not without overcoming his own obstacles. The jack fell off and busted the radiator…Healy’s crew was quick to fix it but on the last lap he ran out of coolant and the car went into limp mode. Coming into the [...]

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Heartbreak for Tom Wayes at 2014 King of the Hammers

February 7, 2014 | By | Reply More
Heartbreak for Tom Wayes at 2014 King of the Hammers

Despite having the physical lead currently at the 2014 King of the Hammers, Tom Wayes will succumb to a severe penalty after he mistakenly missed two sections of the course. Elvis being one of them along with another two miles earlier on. Dave Cole and the competition review board will have to review the tracker [...]

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