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The leader high performance shock absorbers champions “The Great American Off-Road Race”
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Andy McMillin’s FOX-equipped Trick Truck Bests the Most Talented Field EverEl Cajon, Calif. – The 2014 General Tire Mint 400 presented by Polaris was arguably the greatest assemblage of off-road talent in history, with 57 Trick Trucks and 38 Class 1 cars battling for desert domination in front of thousands of rabid fans. Read the rest of this entry »

Andy McMillin/Steve Sourapas Claim Victory in Trick Truck; Pastrana Places Fourth

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Mar. 19, 2014) – Battling tough race course conditions and blinding dust that took nearly half the field of the top level truck entries out of the race, Andy McMillin and co-driver Steve Sourapas navigated to near perfection and won the Best In the Desert General Tire Mint 400 by more than 13 minutes. Read the rest of this entry »


Finalists for the 2014 General Tire Miss Mint 400 Contest presented by Metro Honda have been selected and are headed to Las Vegas for a three-night stay at the Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino. Read the rest of this entry »


For the second consecutive year, the world’s toughest off-road race vehicles will parade down world famous Las Vegas Blvd during the 4 Wheel Parts Mint 400 Vehicle Parade. Read the rest of this entry »


The 2013 General Tire Mint 400, presented by Polaris – is now available to rent or purchase through Apple iTunes. The special two-hour digital version of the primetime television show captures the most dynamic and thrilling off-road racing on the planet – at the most prestigious and challenging off-road race in America. Read the rest of this entry »


For the first time in history, 50 off-road race vehicles will parade down world famous Las Vegas Blvd for the inaugural 4 Wheel Parts Mint 400 Off-Road Vehicle Parade! The procession will celebrate the 2013 General Tire Mint 400 presented by Polaris, and the massive group of off-road racecars will be led by Mint 400 founders Mel Larson, Norm Johnson and the 2013 Mint 400 Grand Marshall, KJ Howe. Read the rest of this entry »


March 25, 2011–Las Vegas, NV:  At race mile 11.5 of The Mint 400 Kevin Sacalas of Big Ugly Racing experienced a rollover at 96 miles per hour (MPH). While this was Sacalas’ first time racing The Mint 400, he is no stranger to desert racing. Sacalas placed first in the Ultra4 class in the 1000 mile 2009 Best in the Desert Vegas to Reno race and second in the 2010 Best in the Desert Silver State 300. Read the rest of this entry »


JEAN, NEVADA – Robby Gordon proved dominant once again in the 2012 Best In The Desert racing series, winning his second consecutive race this past weekend, the Mint 400.  Gordon piloted the SPEED Energy/ RPM Offroad / Toyo Tires® open wheel Class 1500 buggy to a margin of victory of more than three minutes over the second place finisher, finishing the course in a time of 6:05:54. Read the rest of this entry »


  • The 2011 Class 1 Mint 400 winner sits down to answer a few questions about this year’s race.

 Las Vegas, NV – March 21, 2012. The tradition of the General Tire Mint 400 continues this weekend as the off-road community descends upon the Nevada desert. Read the rest of this entry »


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