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2022 King Shocks Laughlin Desert Classic


Presented by Laughlin, NV

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2022 King Shocks Laughlin Desert Classic
Oct 20–23

2022 King Shocks Laughlin Desert Classic

Presented by Laughlin, NV

"Duel In The Desert"


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Laughlin, NV

17 Mile Loop

October 20th, 2022


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Wednesday, October 12th, 2022

Draw for Starting Positions-

  • Time Trials Class 1000, 7200, 6100, 6200, 1500 & Trick Truck – Random Draw
  • All other Classes – Points Standings

Thursday, October 20th, 2022

Time Trials & Laughlin Leap

*Schedule subject to change – Text BITD to 21000 for SMS alerts *  


9:00 AM – 12:00 PM           Registration–  For Time Trial Classes Only On site at the BITD Box Van

12:00 PM – 5:00 PM           Time Trials Event – Select Classes Only- 

                                               See Full Time Trial Schedule

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM             Laughlin Leap Registration and Tech Inspection

7:00 PM – 10:00 PM           Laughlin Leap –

                                               See Jump Schedule

10:00 PM – 12:00 AM         Leap Party & Awards! – Golden Nugget

Friday, October 21st, 2022

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM – Registration, Contingency, Tech & Event Expo

Registration & Contingency- Tropicana Laughlin Coronado Room

Tech Inspection & Event Expo- Tropicana Laughlin Mojave Parking Lot

8:00 AM – 11:00 AM           Youth UTV

                                                 *No other Classes will be allowed in tech or registration during this time*

11:30 AM – 5:00 PM           All other classes to go through Registration & Tech


12:00 PM – 6:00 PM – Youth Races

12:00 PM – 5:00 PM            Youth Races See Youth Race Schedule

5:30 PM – 6:00 PM             Youth UTV Awards – Held in the Theater Pavilion


6:00 PM to 7:00 PM – Mandatory Drivers Meeting / Youth Awards

    Held in The Tropicana Theater Pavilion

25 Random Vehicle Numbers will be called to confirm attendance

1 hour penalty will be applied to those not present


7:00 PM – Racer Appreciation Mixer at Tropicana Laughlin Tango’s Lounge

Saturday, October 22nd, 2022

1st Race of the Day Starts at 6:30 AM

See Specific Race Schedule

Text BITD to 21000 for SMS alerts * 

Sunday, October 23rd, 2022

1st Race of the Day Starts at 6:30 AM

See Specific Race Schedule

Text BITD to 21000 for SMS alerts * 


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Registration & Forms

Racer Liability Form  Print and bring this form to registration for Racer Wristbands. As long as all forms are signed and filled out, your Driver or Rider of Record will be able to pick up your Race Packet with all wristbands. Register using the link above. if you have registered online and need to add or change a driver please fill contact the BITD Office directly at bitd@bitd.com or at (702) 457-5775

Minor Waiver– If anyone on the Race team is 17 or under and getting into the race Vehicle, please have this form filled out by their Parent or Guardian prior to the race. You can mail it, email it, or bring it in to registration. *New for 2022* This form does not need to be notarized. 

Pit Crew Liability WaiverEveryone in your pit must sign this before entering. At registration, you will be given wristbands for each signature. We will be checking for wristbands upon entry. If your support team does not have a wristband, they will not be allowed in.

Hotel Discount Codes

Tropicana Laughlin & Harrahs 

Group Code: # S10LDC2

Cutoff Date: Tuesday, October 4th   

Reservation Dept Phone #: 800-343-4533

Reservation Dept Hours: 5:00am – Midnight

Reservation cancellation: 72 hours prior to arrival or 1st night will be charged



Room Code : GRLDC22 

Cutoff Date: Oct 6th, 2022

Thursday: $51.00 +tax and $19 resort fee

Friday: $134.00 +tax and $19 resort fee

Saturday: $179.00 +tax and $19 resort fee



Room Code: GRLDC22 –

Cut off Date: October 6th, 2022 

Thursday: $36.00 +tax and $19 resort fee

Friday: $114.00 +tax and $19 resort fee

Saturday: $159.00 +tax and $19 resort fee



Room Code : CLASS10

Thursday 10/20   $33

Friday 10/21        $89

Saturday 10/22   $89 

Sunday 10/23      $33



Call (800) 227-3849

Room Code: C/LDCLA



Media Requirements

Any Media requests, must be filled out and returned 10 days prior to the event 

Media Meeting –Friday October 21st, 2022 10:00 AM

Drone/Helicopter Meeting – Friday October 21st, 2022 10:30 AM


Drone Registration Form

Helicopter Registration Form

Pit Support

    Get your fuel pre-ordered from VP Racing Fuels by clicking here! 


Baja Pits will be on site in the Hot Pit – Email or call Carlos at: (619) 921-8978 uswheel@aol.com or Taylor at (410) 804-4567

Volunteer Information

2022 Laughlin Desert Classic Volunteer Form– Come out and be a part of TEAM BITD! Please have this filled out prior to October 10th, 2022. You can either mail a printed copy to the BITD office or email this form in to the Volunteer Coordinator Cyndie Parks at contingency@bitd.com. Your participation gets you an Event T-Shirt, pins, stickers and extra swag!


PLEASE Fill out the forms TODAY and email back to contingency@bitd.com before October 16th, 2022. We will be packaging your decals if need up for you to pick up at the Contingency Booth in the Registration Room. We are going on the honor system so please be truthful on what you run and the decals you have. We will be taking forms on site and we will have decals, however they are limited to first come first serve, so in the spirit of preparedness please have your forms in by the due date.

2022 Contingency – MC / Quad – Updated 3/9/22

2022 Contingency Form – UTV– Updated 6/14/22

2022 Contingency – Car / Truck  – Updated 4/21/22

2022 Contingency UTV Youth – Updated 4/21/22

Racing Trax

RacingTrax.com – Register for your tracking unit when registration opens. Same day, on site, registration late fee is $25 MANDATORY FOR Car / Truck/ Adult UTV Classes. This is separate from your transponder. You will pick up the unit onsite and they will install it. If you need a bracket order today so you can install it before the event. 

Pressure Pro

Please watch the attached video link below from Vince Skandunas with Pressure Pro with the “relief valve update.”

These updates from Pressure Pro will be “MANDATORY” for ALL BITD EVENTS starting in 2022 for ALL Pressure Pro fuel system units.

BITD staff will be inspecting Pressure Pro units for updates.