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GBC Motorsports Driver Mark Holz Wins BITD Vegas to Reno

Polaris RZR XP 1000
Mark Holz and company won the BITD Vegas to Reno UTV class

Anaheim, Calif. – August 21, 2014 – Mark Holz led the way for GBC Motorsports racers this weekend with a big win in the Best in the Desert “Vegas to Reno” race.

Best in the Desert Vegas to Reno
Coming off of a slick 2nd place finish in the Best in the Desert Silver State 300 back in May, Mark Holz and company stepped up their game for Vegas to Reno. Known affectionately in the off-road community as the “Longest Off-Road Race in the United States,” the 2014 edition of the race saw the Mongrel-equipped Holz Racing Polaris RZR XP 1000 fight through 530 miles of dust and debris on its way to victory.

Polaris RZR XP 1000
The Holz Racing Polaris RZR was equipped with GBC Motorsports Kanati Mongrel tires

Fellow GBC Motorsports racer Levi Gilkison charged hard through the Nevada desert as well. Levi piloted the Mongrel-equipped Brightside Racing Polaris to a 9th place finish in the UTV class.

Cody Mitchell made some waves in the Quad Pro class for GBC. Mitchell team crossed the line in 2nd place on their GBC-equipped Honda in an impressive time of just under 11 hours.

The next Best in the Desert race takes place October 10-12 in Parker, AZ. Stop by to learn more about the complete lineup of ATV and SXS tires, and follow them on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest updates.

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