May 23, 2012 2:20 PM
Think of it as trench warfare … without the bullets.
The top Mopar Ram Truck drivers will defend their hold of victory
lane this weekend for the third and fourth rounds of the 2012
Traxxas TORC (The Off-Road Championship) Series season event at
RedBud MX in Buchanan, Mich.
Andrew Caddell, Rob MacCachren, Ricky Johnson and Bryce Menzies
return to competition under the Mopar banner after winning five of
the six main events at Charlotte last month.
“Everyone will see a brand-new track at RedBud and will be in
the same boat figuring it out,” said Caddell, who finished on
the podium at the venue in 2011. “We have a great set-up on
our Mopar Ram Truck this year, and it has been handling great. I
think we’ll adapt to the track pretty quick and get right up
This weekend’s event at RedBud MX begins on Friday, May 25
with a practice session, followed by a full racing program on
Saturday, May 26 for PRO Light, PRO 2 and PRO 4, including
practice, qualifying and feature races. The event concludes on
Sunday, May 27, with feature events.
Live streaming video will be available by visiting the TORC
Racing app on Mopar’s Facebook page. You also can check
out Mopar's TORC Charlotte photo album.
For more information on Mopar TORC drivers, visit the Chrysler
Group LLC blog that contains full interviews with each at blog.chryslerllc.com/blog.do?id=1781&p=entry.
For more information on the Traxxas TORC Series, visit www.torcseries.com.
The Traxxas TORC Series was founded for the 2009 season by former
motocross racer and Motorcycle Hall of Fame member Ricky Johnson.
It is an American national short course off-road racing series that
races primarily in the Midwestern United States. It is sanctioned
and officiated by the United States Auto Club (USAC). The title
sponsor for the series is radio controlled car manufacturer