Pahrump Nugget “250” presented by Supercross.com


Pahrump Nugget “250”  presented by Supercross.com Decided by Seconds

Apdaly Lopez, taking advantage of his Time Trials # 1 finish, piloted the Clyde Stacy #5 Ford Geiser Trick Truck, and sailed through clean air to take the win –  just 38 seconds ahead of Jason Voss; while Justin Matney brought up third. A great day of racing in Pahrump, Nevada!

Click here for Unofficial Results:     2016-pahrump-unofficial-results


The Pahrump Nugget “250”  presented by Supercross.com is a new event to you, but an event we have promoted in the past and back by popular demand, our racers want to go back to Pahrump!  This is a chase race, there will be seven (7) pits, with a police escort to the start line but you’ll be finishing the race in the Pahrump Nugget parking lot!  Lots of fun events are planned for the weekend, Pahrump Nugget BBQ & Beer Garden set up both days, a Team Ford Welcome Party and an Azunia Tequila After Party!  Don’t miss coming back and racing in Pahrump!

The Best In The Desert office is CLOSED, we have left for Pahrump 11/22/16 (Closed Wednesday)  We will not be answering emails or voice mails.  If you are deleting your race entry you can call 702-501-2155, ONLY if you are deleting, we need to delete you from the scoring program.  This is NOT an information line, the person on this phone cannot answer any race questions.  We will be at the Pahrump Nugget in the Banquet Hall if you need to ask any race questions.

Note: You will need a 4-WD truck to get into Pit 5, Omni.  Carlos with Baja Pits will be at Pit 3 & Pit 5, if you planned on going to Pit 5 use Baja Pits!

The Principal at the JG Johnson Elementary School, on Jack Rabbit Rd, would like some racers, with vehicles and or just cool trailers, to come to the school to talk to the kids from 9-11 am on Friday, 12/2.  If any of you are interested please email me at bitd@bitd.com and I will set it up.  Short notice so I will only have Monday to make these arrangements but I’ll get back to you on Monday.  Thank you!

Pahrump Nugget rooms available on the 1st and the 3rd:  13 rooms available on Dec 1, 7 rooms available on the 3rd , Racers mention NOV16 code and get 239.99 room rate, save $50.  Call 775.751.6500 to book!

RacingTrax Flyer – this is a new Satellite Tracking Company we are using for Cars, Trucks and UTV’s, it is mandatory for all these classes, CTU.  The order form is on their website, www.RacingTrax.com, so log on today and order your mounting bracket and unit.  Motorcycles and Quads are not required to have the tracking unit.  (This is replacing IRC)  They are great guys to work with, order today!  LOG ON NOW TO ORDER YOUR TRACKER.  www.RacingTrax.com

RacingTrax Instructions – learn your unit, it has Internet Access and you can text, read these instructions and learn what it can do!

Total Season Points – see if you are in contention for a Class Championship!  Good luck to all our racers!  All other points totals in Points File (10/20/16)

Pre-Run Instructions – please read these instructions for the Pre-Run Run, this was posted late so please download now!

Pre-Run Entry Form – Saturday, November 26, 2016 – you must be entered to pre-run.  This form is mandatory to send in and pre-register. Revised 11/3/16, Start time moved up to 7:00 am.  You should be finished by 4-5 pm on Saturday, we are covering 230 miles.

Supercross.com is a site you can go to fulfill all of your motocross and UTV needs.  It is an ecommerce site where you can purchase anything from gear to wear, parts and accessories for your machines!

Map with Mile Markers

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 –  Draw day for start positions, make sure to have your entry form in by Nov 14!

Saturday, November 26, 2016 – Pre-Run Fun, register Friday night at the Pahrump Nugget

Thursday, December 1, 2016 – Time Trials for Trick Trucks and Class 1500

Friday, December 2, 2016 – Registration, Tech & Contingency, Drivers meeting, all at the Pahrump Nugget Hotel Casino

Saturday, December 3, 2016 – Race Day, Finish Line in the Pahrump Nugget parking lot!

Sunday, December 4, 2016 – Awards Presentation

Saturday – December 17, 2016 – Year-End Awards Presentation, Sunset Station, Henderson NV, 11-3pm.  Please RSVP if you are attending the year-end awards luncheon!  Invitations were sent to all potential class winners early November!

Lakeside RV Park – you can Camp Overnight at the Lakeside RV park, it’s a beautiful park, open flyer to see group code BID16, 888-558-5253.  There is no overnight camping allowed in the Pahrump Nugget parking lot area.  (10/3/16)

Sunoco – Race Fuel order Form

Dangers – New:  MM 27.0, course has been changed from pre-run, Stay Right out of Silt.  MM 122.8 No passing Zone, water Hotel, Stay Right.  MM 141.0 Big Steep down hill, go slow.  MM 145.5 – No passing zone, DQ Zone, Speed Limit 45 mph. (11/22/16)

Schedule of Events – times subject to change (revised 10/31/16)

Entry List – please check your entry to make sure everything is correct, please add your 2-3-4 people by Friday, November 25 (11/23/16)

Draw Order – 136 entered, 19 Trick Trucks, 15 Cl 6100 and 40 UTV (11/23/16)

FIP – Final information, all important rules and information.  The packet is sent to DOR – Driver of Record

Pit Closing Times

Pit Support Book – yes, it’s 15.7 to Start and then 15.7 to Pit 1, not a typo just a coincidence….

Pit Support Map – for overview and Spectators

Spectator Rules – you have (2) spectator areas, please read and follow all rules and regulations, these are BLM approved areas

Tech & Contingency – Diagram

Finish Line – Diagram

Staging – Diagram

Pit Crew – insurance release Form, please have all your people with you sign this form and bring to registration with you

Power Lines – Do Not park under or near power lines

Tire Rule – do not leave any tires in the desert

Alamo Fireworks – please stop and visit while at Pit 2

1st Info Letter – some general information on the race, more details will be sent in the FIP (Final Information Packet) after the draw on Nov. 16th!  (10/3/16)

CT Entry Form – Car Truck Entry form, it’s fillable, so type right on it, download it and send in with $200 deposit

JS Entry Form – it’s fillable, so type right on it, download it and send in with $200 deposit

UTV Entry Form – it’s fillable, so type right on it, download it and send in with $200 deposit

2017 Membership Form – this is the only race of the year where we roll over the membership fee, so if you pay in Pahrump you will be paid for 2017

BFG Pit Letter – BFG will be in Contingency and Pit 4 Springdale

Race Numbers – if you DID NOT race in 2016 we WILL NOT be holding your race number.  NO EXCEPTIONS!!!

2016 Membership Form – this is the only race where we roll over your membership to 2017, pay $50 for Pahrump and it’s good for 2017

Map and GPS Coordinates posted 7 days out of any race.

2017 Race Schedule – revised 10/4/17 (SS “150” added, BWDC moved a week)

2017 Hotel Schedule – all races (10/11/16)

Minor Insurance Release Form – if you are 17 years or younger you must fill this out and bring it to registration with you.  This is a new form and must be notarized.

RacingTrax Instructions – learn your unit, it has Internet Access and you can text, read these instructions and learn what it can do!

RacingTrax Flyer – this is a new Satellite Tracking Company we are using for Cars, Trucks and UTV’s, it is mandatory for all these classes, CTU.  The order form is on their website, www.RacingTrax.com, so log on today and order your mounting bracket and unit.  Motorcycles and Quads are not required to have the tracking unit.  (This is replacing IRC)  They are great guys to work with, order today!  LOG ON NOW TO ORDER YOUR TRACKER.  www.RacingTrax.com

The Best In The Desert YEAR-END AWARDS will be held on Saturday, December 17, 2016, at the Sunset Station.  Our Class Champions will be honored at a lunch on their behalf!   Invitations will be going out to all potential class champions as well as 2nd and 3rd place; to be eligible for a Class Championship all racers had to race every race of the year.  Congratulations to all of our Class Champions, whoever you may be, it is not easy to win a Class Championship and we congratulate your dedication to the sport and a year well raced!  There is no group code at the Sunset Station but rates are low, just go to their web site to book.

Trophy Letter – please read this letter so you know how many trophies we give, we trophy 33% and/or podium finishes only, 1st, 2nd and 3rd only, but only if at least 9 in a class start, which is 33%, so then only 1st or 2nd.