Minneapolis, June 1, 2016- The WORCS Iron Mine in Cedar City, Utah would be all Polaris RZR with the vehicles filling the podium in the SxS Pro Unlimited, SxS Pro, SxS Pro Stock classes.
Polaris Factory Racer Ryan Piplic would have a stellar day taking the checkered flag with his RZR XP Turbo EPS in the SxS Pro Unlimited class and with his RZR XP 1000 EPS in the SxS Pro class. Polaris Factory Racer RJ Anderson would take second in the SxS Pro Unlimited class with Matt Hancock taking third. Hancock also would take second behind Piplic in the SxS Pro class with third going to Mickey Thomas, both racers ran RZRs. RZRs would finish in the top 12 places in SxS Pro class and top 9 in SxS Pro Unlimited.
In the east, GNCC’s John Penton in Millfield, Ohio would see Polaris Factory Racing/Team UXC’s Michael Swift on his No. 202 Scrambler XP 1000 take third in the 4×4 Pro Class. Swift is second in points for the year with teammate Kevin Trantham sitting in third.
In the Single Seat classes, 11 Polaris ACE vehicles would line up for the fourth race of the year. Polaris Factory Racers Sam Yokley and Jesi Stracham, in their ACE 900 SP vehicles, would hit the podium with Yokley taking first overall and Stracham second. Robert Boyton would take third.
WORCS is heading into summer break with Round 9 happening in Devore, Calif., Sept. 16-18. The next GNCC race is the Dunlop Tomahawk, in Odessa, NY, on June 11 for ATVs. The next ATV, UTV and Single Seat GNCC race will be the Polaris ACE Powerline Park, in St. Clairsville, Ohio, Oct. 1.
Ryan Piplic is sponsored by: Polaris, Maxxis, Fox, Longtravel Industries, Nelson&Nelson, Method Race Wheels, Muzzys, Rugged Radios, Tire Blocks, Beard, Antigravity Batteries, 50 Caliber and RAD Custom Graphics.
RJ Anderson is sponsored by: Polaris, Holz Racing Products, Walker Evans Racing, BF Goodrich Tires, South Point LV, Traxxas Racing, KN Filters, ProLine Wraps, Rugged Radios, Eibach, Active Screen Printing, UTV Underground, RJ37
Team UXC is sponsored by: Polaris, Airdam, Alco Cleaners, All Balls Racing, America’s Motorsports, Bair’s Powersports, Big Gun Exhaust, Carbo Rocket, Cool-It Thermo Tech, Custom Axis Shocks, Dirt Works Motorsports, DP Brakes, Driven Powersports, Evans Cooling, FPS Racing, Fasst Company, Fly Racing, Hilliard, K&N Filters, Leatt, Maxxis Tires, Night Krawler Kustoms, OMF Wheels, Polaris Engineered Lubricants, Polaris Power Generators, Quad Logic, Quad Tech, RCV Performance, Ricochet Off-Road Armor, Rigid Industries, Rox Speed FX, Scott Goggles, Spider Grips, SSI Decals, STM Powersports, TEAM, Teixeira Technology, Tire Balls, Ken Hill Photography.
Sam Yokley is sponsored by: Polaris, Racer tech, Big Country PowerSports, Walker Evans, OMF and Yokley Racing.
Jesi Stracham is sponsored by: Polaris, Racer Tech, Keffer Mazda, GBC Motorsports, Motion Pro, OMF Wheels, Justified Cultures, Bikeman Performance, Beard Seats, SSI Decals, Shoei Helmets, Trinity Racing, Tire Blocks and Scott Googles.
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