By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews):
Source: Best In The Desert (Information):
Pictures: Best In The Desert (Courtesy) and ZachNews:
Laughlin, Nevada: Glowing lights and roaring engines were speeding through the desert night during the Baja Designs UTV Night Race as part of the 5th Annual King Shocks Laughlin Desert Classic held at the Laughlin Events Park on Thursday, February 20th, 2020.
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The off road racing vehicles sped along the desert pathway to the west of the glowing view of Laughlin, Nevada.
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Mitch Guthrie and Co-Pilot Kurtis Elliot took the unofficial 1st place overall win at the Baja Designs UTV Night Race.
The 5th Annual King Shocks Laughlin Desert Classic will continue the racing desert fun from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PT on Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 and Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 at the Laughlin Events Park, located at 500 Bruce Woodbury Drive.
**** Race Course Map for the 5th Annual King Shocks Laughlin Desert Classic: ****
The race course for the 5th Annual King Shocks Laughlin Desert Classic will cross twice lanes of Needles Highway.
Due to the race course crossing the roadway, Needles Highway from Bruce Woodbury Drive to Nevada State Route 163 (Laughlin Highway) will be closed on Saturday and Sunday.
Motorists can take Bruce Woodbury Drive to Thomas Edison Drive from the south or Nevada State Route 163 (Laughlin Highway) to Thomas Edison Drive from the north.
Motorists wanting to take South Casino Drive should be prepared for some traffic delays due to road construction happening along the northbound side of the street near the Riverside Resort Hotel and Casino.
** More information regarding the 5th Annual King Shocks Laughlin Desert Classic, as well as pictures, videos and racing results, can be found at the Best In The Desert website and Facebook page : **
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Good luck to all of the racers and hope you all come out to the 5th Annual King Shocks Laughlin Desert Classic in Laughlin, Nevada this weekend.