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Brenthel Ups Their Game At Silver State 300; Two podiums In Two Weeks

Alamo, NV In off-road racing, success does not come easy. There are many ways to lose a race; poor preparation, bad strategy, the desert, the competition. Sometimes it’s just bad luck. Other times,... 

Barron Flying High with Tonka

Didn’t take Tonka long to recognize the masive exposure and other benefits to be had by joining forces with Eric Barron Motorsports. For the 2015 season the Barron Tonkn Tundra will be sporting... 

Powder Puff / Triple Crown Awards Ceremony at Schley Bros.

You couldn’t ask for a more exciting and appropriate for the season wrap up than Schley Brothers awesome home/museum in Orange California. Photos by Vic Penrod [Show as slideshow] ... 

DungBeetle and FarmTruck Rock PRI

This years PRI, Performance Racing Industry, show fired up with AZN and FarmTruck from the hit series Street Outlaws bringing their own brand of humor, insight and enthusiastic flare to the LAT both while... 

Brenthel Rebounds At BlueWater Desert Challenge

As the race season winds down, strategies are usually narrowed down to just two. Those who are in contention for a championship race for points. Those out of contention go for wins. When you throw a short... 

THE CLASSIC 2014

There were a lot of questions surrounding the timing of this years Classic, but as you can see through the lens of Vic Penrod there was no lack of support and the event brought out a collection of amazing... 

El Prado

Vic jammed out to the El Prado event recently held in So Cal and came back. Photos by Vic Penrod Need your event photographed? Contact Vic at: Fourfiona@aol.com [Show as slideshow] ... 

Brenthel puts 2 on the Podium at Silver State 300

Brenthel Industries Puts Two Trucks On The Podium At Silver State 300 Newport Beach, CA A Pair of podiums for Brenthel Industries at the Best in the Desert Silver State 300 substantiates the performance... 

VIC’S VIEW OF BUG-IN 39

Once again Vic Penrod, master photog, all around good guy and VW fanatic was on hand to capture all the excitement of this years BUG-IN 39.As they say a picture is worth a thousand words and his insightful... 

Barron Lights it up While Leading Elsinore

Hey if you’re gonna take on the big dogs in the Lucas Off Road Series you’d better bring it all and be ready to take a couple lumps along the way. Well Eric Barron has absolutely no problem... 

Hot VWs Drag Day 2014

Thanks in no small part to VW insider and all around cool photographer Vic Penrod we’re able 5o bring you this photo essay of the recent Hot VWS Drag Day held at Irwindale Raceway. I’d like... 

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