CASEY FOLKS VEGAS TO RENO AUGUST 16TH-19TH 2023
WHERE TO RIDE: BEST IN THE DESERT 28TH V2R
Best in the Desert’s Casey Folks’ Vegas to Reno is the place to be next week; V2R started as a dirt bike race 28 years ago, and Casey Folks later added truck, cars, ATVs and UTVs to America’s longest one-day off-road race. The V2R course will be 521 miles this year starting in Armagossa Valley near Las Vegas and heading northwest by Tonopah to the finish in Dayton. The Event Expo and Tech/Contingency will be at Aliante Casino and Hotel in North Las Vegas, and Time Trials will be held Wednesday on a 9.75-mile desert course. Motorcycles and ATVs will start at 5:45AM Friday, cars/trucks will start at 10:00AM, and UTVs and remaining car/truck classes will start at Noon. The course closes at 8:30AM on Saturday, and the finish line will be at the Dayton Rodeo Events Center.
There are 234 total entries as of August 9th with six ATC Expert teams, three Quad Pros, five UTV N/A Pros including Zach Sizelove and Joe Bolton, four UTV Sportsman, four UTV Super Stock Turbos, 26 UTV Trophy Unlimiteds, and 24 UTV Turbo Pros including Bruce Binnquist, AJ Jones, Joe Terrana, Seth Quintero, Marc Burnett, Phil Blurton, Matt Burroughs, Vito Ranuio, and Dustin Jones. That’s a total of 64 UTV teams, finishers will get their rewards in Sparks, Nevada.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Tuesday August 15th: 5:00PM-9:00PM Time Trial Registration
Wednesday August 16th: Time Trial Registration 8:00AM-11:00AM
Motorcycle Pros Staging 9:00AM Qualifying 9:45AM
UTV Production Turbos/Trophy Unlimited Staging 10:00AM Qualifying 11:00AM
Class 1000/7200 Staging 12:00PM Qualifying 12:45PM
Class 6100/6200 Staging 1:00PM Qualifying 1:45PM
Unlimited Cars/Trick Trucks Staging 2:00PM Qualifying 2:45PM
Thursday August 17th: Registration & Contingency 9:00AM-5:00PM
Online Driver’s Meeting 5:00PM-6:00PM
Friday August 18th 5:45AM-Saturday August 19th 8:30AM 28th V2R!
Saturday August 19th Reception and Awards Ceremony 6:00PM-9:00PM
Time Trial Registration:
The Shop/BiTD Headquarters
3475 Boulder Highway
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Aliante Casino and Hotel
7300 N. Aliante Hwy
North Las Vegas, NV 89084
Dayton Rodeo Events Center
500 Schead Lane
Dayton, NV 89403
Reception & Awards Ceremony
Nugget Resort Casino
1100 Nugget Ave.
Sparks, NV 89431
Best in The Desert