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2011 Dakar Rally
The 2011 Dakar was a tough, and more than half of the competitors that started on Jan. 1 didn’t make it to the finish. The Dakar specials were long and hard until the very end, and unexpected weather like heavy rainfall made for dramatic day to day changes in the conditions and tested the competitors to the limit every day.
NHRA will launch its 10th anniversary season with ESPN, the worldwide leader in sports television, with a primetime telecast of the most highly anticipated Full Throttle Series race in many years at historic Auto Club Raceway at Pomona: the 50th Kragen O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Winternationals presented by Valvoline, Feb. 14 from 8-11 p.m. ET.
The 2nd Annual "Monsters of Motocross" event unfolded Halloween night in San Bernardino to present the Edison Dye Motocross Lifetime Achievement Award to Tony Distefano. The award is named after Edison Dye, the promoter credited with bringing European motocross to the United States in the late 1960s. The event, presented by Lucas Oil and put on by the producers of "The Motocross Files," runs in conjunction with the Vet World Championships at Glen Helen, providing the opportunity for a full historical throwback to vintage motocross.
Buell Rider Wins Championship
After 19 years of futility, Pro Stock Motorcycle rider Hector Arana finally won his first NHRA national event last year when he claimed the race trophy in Norwalk, Ohio. The Puerto Rican native said at the time that life simply couldn’t get any better.
Sunday at the Auto Club NHRA Finals in Pomona, Calif., the 51-year-old found a way to top that feat, clinching his first Full Throttle Championship by riding his powerful Lucas Oil Buell V-Twin to the top of the drag racing world.