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Podium Finishes for Team DRE at the 2022 Baja 500

Baja did not take it easy on anyone in this year’s 500. Many racers said that this was the most technical course they’ve seen in SCORE, and the results proved that. Starting positions for the 463-mile race were determined by the finishing results in the San Felipe 250 a few months prior. Young-gun Broc Dickerson started in 21st overall in his fourth-ever Baja 500. He set a good pace and charged through the field.. read the full story here

Another Podium Finish for BJ Baldwin at The Mint 400

The infamous Mint 400 brought cold weather but hot competition this year! The top three changed completely almost every lap – it was every man for themselves to the finish. BJ Baldwin, coming off of a win at the Parker 425, brought home another podium finish this weekend. BJ ran a clean, smooth race and finished 3rd overall. Steve Olliges and Mark Newhan split driving duties for this race and finished 4th ove.. read the full story here

Stacked Top 10 for Team DRE at the King of the Hammers

Some of the best drivers in the industry made their way back to Hammertown, USA for the infamous King of the Hammers last weekend. This week-long event kicked off with the T1 Unlimted Truck and T2 Spec Truck races. Unlike other events, qualifying took place right before racing kicked off, giving teams only 30 minutes to make sure the trucks were race-ready. Two-time KOH champion, Bryce Menzies qualified first with a.. read the full story here

BJ Baldwin Wins the Parker 425 with New Dougans BBC

This year’s Parker 425, serving as the BITD season opener, was one for the books! Friend and racing veteran BJ Baldwin brought home a much-deserved win with first-time racer Nic Whetstone next to him on the podium in 2nd! BJ has been competing for years with our small block engine. He decided to go into the 2022 season with an all new Dougans Big Block and it paid off. BJ took the lead midway through the 400+ mile.. read the full story here

Podium Finishes in the 2021 Baja 1000 Peninsula Run

The Baja 1000, the most prestigious, toughest and longest consecutive off-road race in the world is a true test of racers and their vehicles. This year was the infamous point-to-point run, taking racers 1226 miles down the Baja California peninsula. Bryce Menzies started out front and took a strong lead early on. The team unfortunately faced some issues mid-way through the race, taking them out of the running. Tavo.. read the full story here

2021 BITD Laughlin Desert Classic

A strong roster of Dougan-powered trucks showed up to the two-day Laughlin Desert Classic race. Racers would cover 68 miles each day. Their overall results for the weekend would be determined by a combined time from each day. BJ Baldwin, in the #97 Black Rifle Coffee truck came out determined to go to work. He qualified 4th and finished top 5 on day 1. The field was stacked with strong competitors and BJ brought hom.. read the full story here

A Win and 7 Top 10 Finishes for Dougans Racing Engines at the Baja 400

This year’s Baja 400 doubled as a qualifier for the Super Bowl of off-road, the Baja 1000. A good finishing position in this race means a good starting position for the 1000 in November. Drivers were at the top of their game as they gunned for the top spot in this brutal 400-mile battle. San Felipe 250 winner Bryce Menzies qualified first and never looked back. The #7 AWD Mason truck powered through the 400-mile c.. read the full story here

Top 3 Finishes for Team DRE at Vegas 2 Reno

The longest single-day off-road race in the United States was a literal race to the finish this year! Steve Olliges and his team brought home a 2nd place finish with BJ Baldwin in 3rd! Qualifying started out looking similar to last year as back-to-back V2R winner, Bryce Menzies, took the top spot. However behind him things got interesting. Off-road veteran BJ Baldwin qualified 2nd with a time of 04:35.9. Less than a.. read the full story here

Top 5 Finishes for Team DRE at a Wild Baja 500

The 2021 Baja 500 was action-packed, to say the least!  Twenty-five of the top Trophy Truck drivers battled within seconds of each other to the finish line. After the finish, reports of penalizable actions were made and the SCORE Competition Review Board took 2 days to review before releasing official results. Dougans Racing Engines trucks would come out 2-3-4 overall! Andy McMillin, who finished 3rd in the San Fe.. read the full story here

2-3-4 for Dougans Racing Engines at the First Annual Baja Nevada Race

The first annual Legacy Racing Association Baja Nevada race took place last weekend. This 2-day event took racers from Alamo to Tonopah, then from Tonopah to Pahrump, NV; approximately 300 miles per day. Times from Day 1 and Day 2 would be combined for overall finishing results. Tracy Graf, Eric Hustead, and Steve Sourapas brought out their Dougans-equipped Trucks to compete. Eric Hustead, in the #38, started off t.. read the full story here

Silver State 300 6100 WIN and 5 Top Ten Finishes for DRE

The Silver State 300 always provides intense, close racing as some of the top drivers compete on a short 280-mile course. Majority of the course is single-track, making it difficult to pass in most areas. Qualifying for this year’s race was cancelled so racers started in finishing order from the previous BITD race. Coming off a 5th place finish in the SCORE San Felipe 250 a couple weeks ago, Jax Redline was ready .. read the full story here

4 Top Five Finishes for Dougans Racing Engines at San Felipe 250

The SCORE International series kicked off last weekend in San Felipe with a massive entry list of 269 racers. Fans and racers were excited to head back down south for this year’s 250 after being cancelled last year. The race was bound to be action packed with a stacked field and 280-miles of desert racing. Team DRE came out strong, with 4 finishers in the Top 5 and 6 in the Top 10. Qualifying was a challenge for d.. read the full story here