UTV racing steps
into the big time
By the staff of Dirt Wheels
BITD UTV WORLD
Battles were fierce all day for every competitor between driver and machine.
❏ There are many racing organizations that welcome UTVs to their
race programs. Races that cater only
to UTVs are rarer, but they do exist.
Long-time desert racing professionals Best in the Desert (BITD) started
by promoting motorcycle races, but
much later morphed into a complete
desert racing organization with ATVs,
cars and trucks. With a program like
that, founder Casey Folks was quick
to welcome UTVs to the fold. As successful as BITD is with UTVs, for a
single race each year, UTV racing is
the end design. The Polaris RZR UTV
World Championship is held near the
Colorado River in Laughlin, Nevada.
By virtue of BITD teaming up with
Mad Media and UTV Underground,