BK AUTO SPONSORS DESERT DINGO RACING FOR THE 2015 BAJA 1000
October 10, 2015, Felton, Calif. — Desert Dingo Racing announced today that BK Auto has signed on to sponsor the team’s sixth run at the Baja 1000, which takes place November 19-21 in Baja California, Mexico.
Brey-Krause has provided Desert Dingo Racing with two quick-release fire extinguisher mounts and other equipment for the race.
“The Baja 1000 is one of the toughest off road races in the world and the safety of our drivers and co-drivers is a top priority,” said team co-founder Jim Graham. “Brey-Krause has a rock solid reputation in racing and we’re looking forward to helping them make inroads into the off road racing world.”
The Baja 1000 draws more than 100,000 spectators to Ensenada on the Baja Peninsula for Race Week, which culminates with the estimated 300+ teams pushing their race rigs through downtown streets for a daylong tech and contingency parade. This year’s course is an 840-mile loop starting and finishing in Ensenada;
“Air-cooled has been in off road racing since Day One,” said BK Auto VP Lee Whipple. “It’s the ultimate test of your products to be tested at the Baja 1000 and we’re proud to be supporting their racing program.
Desert Dingo Racing campaigns a 1969 Volkswagen Beetle in off road races in the U.S. and Mexico. The team is the official World Diabetes Day off road race team and works with the International Diabetes Federation to raise money for diabetes education and awareness programs. The team makes the car available for public events and distributes thousands of hero cards with the warning signs of diabetes printed on the back in English and Spanish.
About Desert Dingo Racing
Desert Dingo Racing is based in Northern California and campaigns a 1969 VW Beetle in off road races in the U.S. and Mexico. They are the official World Diabetes Day off road race car and the team raises money for diabetes education and awareness programs sponsored by the International Diabetes Federation. To learn more visit www.desertdingo.com .
About BK Auto
Brey-Krause manufactures high quality, performance driving accessories for a variety of automobiles. Innovative engineering and superior workmanship are hallmarks of the Brey-Krause automotive products.
All Brey-Krause parts can be installed easily, without any modifications, using existing holes and factory mounting points to ensure that the value of the vehicle is never compromised. Whether the car is used on the road or the track, the Brey-Krause performance driving accessories set the standard in both engineering function and aesthetic design. To learn more visit: http://www.bkauto.com.