4x Focus…

News and upcoming events from the 4×4 world you may have missed while you were busy having a life.


Cameron Steele took first place in the Pro Lite Class at the Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series (LOORRS) event, August 7, at Glen Helen Raceway near San Bernardino, California.

Congrats, also, to Chad George who took the title in the Super Lites Class. You can read more over at rockcrawler.com


The Choccolocco Mountain “Bama Buggy Bash” is this weekend, August 12-14.

Choccolocco Mountain Off Road Vehicle Park is located in Jacksonville, Alabama, just one mile from the town square. The park is 450 acres of mountains with over 200 trails and obstacles. The trails are rated 1-5, clearly marked, and wide enough for full size vehicles.

The Mud Devils are hosting a Free Open Ride at the Devils Playground on Saturday, Aug 13, 2011.

This is an open ride for crawling, race prep,or just getting out of the house and spinning some tires… Bring your Stock rig and ride some of the easier trails to test out those new upgrades or bring out the beast and let it eat! Riding starts in the morning and most of the trails are shaded throughout the day. This is the site of the upcoming ECORS race on August 27.

The 4th Annual Fisher’s ATV World Reunion will be held August 12-14, 2011, at the Rock Run Recreation Area in Patton, PA.

One of the country’s biggest ATV events, it’s a family friendly weekend packed with exciting off-road activities. With over 100 miles of trails to ride and terrain to match every riding skill level, events include a Quadboss ATV Showdown, Discount Tire Mud Club Party, Urban Warzone Paintball, Cornhole Competitions, Tug Of War and Mud Run Races. The list of prizes and freebies include $75,000 in cash, prizes and giveaways! The biggest prize of all — a brand new Can-Am Outlander 400 XT!

Can-Am is the title sponsor of the Reunion. Everyone 18 or older who purchases a 3-day pass will be eligible to win the new Can-Am ATV. Online Ticketing is closed but you can still get your tickets at the gate during the event. Hat tip to the Hatfield-McCoy Trails Blog.

Vote for Ricky B’s Mud Girl Competition. The winner will be announced at the Lexington Muddy Playground Throwdown Party on Aug 27th in Lexington, NC, as part of the 4x4Cross/Mud Life Magazine Weekend of Insanity.

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Looks like Jinny and Lauren are the current leaders… Good luck to all the ladies!

Check the Upcoming Events forum for even more cool stuff going on this month.