Follow Kyle Tucker and Team BFG at the 2012 Score Baja 1000


Follow Kyle Tucker and Team

BFGoodrich Tires at the 2012 Score Baja 1000 starting Thursday, November 15th.


Mooresville, NC – Kyle Tucker is getting another shot at the daunting Baja 1000. After a 2nd place finish two years ago followed by a 6th place finish last year, Kyle and Team BFG are looking to pull out a victory in the Baja 1000.


This is the 45th anniversary of the Score baja 1000 and everybody is excited to get it going. For those of you unfamiliar with the race, the Score Baja 1000 is an off-road race that takes place on Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula in November of every year. The event includes various types of vehicle classes such as motorcycles, production vehicles, buggies, trucks, and custom fabricated race vehicles.


Detroit Speed will be tracking Kyle and BFGoodrich throughout the race and will have updates to post as we receive them. Kyle and Team BFG will be driving the BC2 buggy and are driving in the Baja Challenge Class. To track Kyle and BFGoodrich live, use any one of the links below.


Detroit Speed and Kyle Tucker would like to thank everyone who voted during the “Select the Seats” campaign and BFGoodrich for making this possible.



Track Kyle Tucker and BFGoodrich here!


See a live map and track the racing action using the link below.


Check out updates on Kyle at the Baja 1000 here.


Check out BFGoodrich and the Baja 1000 here.


See live and semi-live video of the action here.




Meet the Baja 1000 Team – Class – Baja Challenge   Car Number – BC2


Kyle Tucker and wife Stacy opened Detroit Speed and Engineering in the heart of stock car racing country, where they design, fabricate and install modern engineering for classic muscle cars. Kyle’s creations or “test cars” can be seen competing throughout the year at a variety of events showing the GO not just the show. Kyle and DSE have been featured on SPEED earlier this year and will be creating Kyle Busch’s Toyota Dream Ride for SEMA.


Brad and Roger Lovell make racing a family affair, fielding rock-crawling and off-road racing entries as Lovell Racing. As both fabricators and drivers the team dominated rock crawling competition for years and now is competing for championships in Ultra 4 rock racing and TORC off-road series. The team’s rock racer was recently featured on an episode of the hit show, “Top Gear.”


Bud Brutsman combines a love for all things automotive with a passion for production to create some of the best known car-themed shows on television including Overhaulin’ and Rides for the Learning Channel, Hot Rod TV, Optima Street Car Challenge and Car Crazy on SPEED.


Rob MacCachren has won nearly everything there is to win in off-road racing. Rob has been a BFGoodrich Tires ambassador for over 20 years, and in that time has dominated Baja racing with five wins each in the SCORE Baja 500 and 1000 races. Rob just recently achieved a 200th career win on BFGoodrich® tires at the Traxxas TORC Series at the historical Crandon International Raceway.


Luke Wilwert is a SCCA driver who resides in Marysville, OH and has captured many SCCA titles including the Showroom Stock B National Championship at the 49th SCCA National Championship Runoffs at Road America.


Michael Crawford is a SCCA driver who resides in Pittston, PA and has captured many SCCA titles including the Showroom Stock C National Championship at the 49th SCCA National Championship Runoffs at Road America.


About Detroit Speed

Thank you for your interest in Detroit Speed, Inc. We would like to take this opportunity to introduce ourselves and let you know more about the capabilities of our company. We are excited about the prospect of helping you transform your project into a state-of-the-art car for the 21st century. Detroit Speed was founded to provide automotive components and systems which deliver late model vehicle ride and handling expected from a world class OEM vehicle. Detroit Speed has developed our own line of products that have been through extensive engineering analysis, testing, and development to assure our customers receive the highest quality performance parts with eye appeal. Each and every part we design is unique and meets only the highest DSE standards for fit, finish, and function. In addition, we distribute high quality products from other recognized companies in the automotive aftermarket that we have tested, meet our high standards, and have been successfully used in our own projects. We also have a complete fabrication facility to transform your vehicle into the ride of your dreams. Whether it is a turn-key project, rolling chassis, or custom fabrication project, we can handle it all. You will receive the highest quality work and attention to detail from our expert fabricators. We are confident we will exceed your expectations. The staff at Detroit Speed, Inc. is comprised of experienced automotive engineers, technicians, and enthusiasts whose love of cars is evident in the attention to detail in every project and every part. We have a staff of mechanical engineers that are involved with product development, analysis, and vehicle projects. Their expert background means that not only will your parts and projects look good, but they will function properly for many years to come. You can be sure you are getting only the best from Detroit Speed, Inc. Detroit Speed has accumulated a list of references including the highly acclaimed Twister Camaro. If you want to make a strong statement in the industry, we would like to talk with you in more detail about participating in your next project

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