Method Race Wheels Laughlin Desert Classic Presented by Polaris

The 3rd Annual Method Race Wheels Laughlin Desert Classic presented by Polaris will be October 11-14, 2018.  The 2016 & 2017 events were both huge successes and we’re excited to be back in Laughlin!  Festivities begin on Thursday, October 11, so come early and get involved in all the event has to offer!  We have great race sponsors in Method Race Wheels, Polaris and Laughlin Tourism Commission, thank you for your support of this great event!  Come to Laughlin on October 11.





Official Results

UTV Night Race 1

UTV Night Race 2

UTV Night Race By Class

Car/Truck Races:

Race 1

Race 2

Race 3

Race 4

Race 5

By Class

Lap Times 

UTV Night Race

C/T Day 1

C/T Day 2

Sunday Results

Overall by Race

By Class


Saturday Results

Overall By Race

By Class


UTV Night Race Unofficial Results


By Class


Time Trial Results

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 – Draw day for Start Positions, have your entry form in by September 25th!

Thursday, October 11, 2018 – Time Trials and Method Race Wheels Welcome Party!

Thursday, Ocbober 11, 2018 – UTV Night Race, UTV Registration at Laughlin River Lodge, UTV Tech & Cont, UTV Driver’s Mtg all on Thur! Races to start at approx 6:30pm

Friday, October 12, 2018 – Registration Location Laughlin River Lodge, Car/Truck Tech & Contingency location TBD, Drivers Meeting Location TBD

Saturday, October 13, 2018 – Race Day 1 Cars/Trucks

Sunday, October 14, 2018 – Race Day 2 Cars/Trucks, Awards at Harrah’s Laughlin

No Family Poker Run or Parade for 2018.

2019 Schedule – our 2019 Race Schedule

Entry List – 213 Entries! Updated 10/4

CT Draw Order – Updated 10/4

UTV Draw Order – Updated 10/4

FIP CT – Final information for Cars & Trucks

FIP UTV – Final information for UTV – updated 9/27 (UTVs will do 8 laps)

Schedule of EventsUpdated 10/2 – Saturday & Sunday Races all starting 30 minutes later!

Helicopter Form – 3pm Meeting inside Tropicana Hotel & Casino in Registration Room.

Minor Release Form – any minor 17 years and younger must fill out a minor form and have it notarized.  We have a notary at registration, the fee is $5

Membership Form – if you are racing you must be a member of Best In The Desert, membership is January-December

Volunteer Form – we always need help and you get the best seat on the course, volunteer early, we need to know if you can help at least 2-3 weeks out

Vol Insurance – release form