2010 King of the Hammers Drivers

The 2010 King of the Hammers race currently has 80 drivers slated to compete. It will be interesting to see how many of these teams make it to the finish line in what is sure to be the toughest, most brutal off road race in the world. Stay posted for driver interviews and more.

CAR # TEAM NAME DRIVER NAME METHOD OF ENTRY POSITION CO-DRIVER HOMETOWN, STATE CHASSIS BUILDER ENGINE TRANS T-CASE AXLES F/R LOCKERS F/R DRIVELINES TIRES/WHEELS
315 Team ACE/Oneal Dodge Adam Carter RCQ 62 Daniel Parker Springville, AL ACE chassis 6.0L BFG
101 Wide Open Design Adam Woodlee 2009 TOP 20 76 Caleb Dunsavage Murfreesboro, TN Wide Open Design L92 TH350 Atlas 14 bolts High Angle BFG/Allied
4452 On Track Krawler Team Barry Beadle RCQ 46 Kevin Barnes Granbury, TX On Track Fab/Performance Plus Mast 6.0 LS2 B&H TH400 Atlas Currie RockJock 60s ARBs Tom Wood BFG/Trail-Gear
26 Mercer-Dixon Motorsports Bart Dixon OG 13 78 Ken Mercer Suwanee, GA Bender Built Sidewinder LS2 Reid Racing Superglide Atlas Currie & Strange Spools GY/Racelines
4461 BN Motorsports Ben Napier V2R 23 RandySlawson Sydney, Australia Bomber Fab LS1 4L60E Atlas Spidertrax ARB/Spool High Angle BFG/Raceline
97 Red Dragons Racing BJ Baldwin SPONSOR 44 Dave Schneider Reno, NV S&N Fab LQ9 TH350 Atlas Currie/Dana 60 ARBs JE Reel Raceline
232 Lovell Racing Brad Lovell 2009 TOP 20 88 Bill Kunz Colorado Springs, CO Lovell Racing 347 Ford Art Carr C4 Atlas Spider 9s ARBs Dynotech BFG/Trail Ready
4488 Offroad Design Racing Brandon Watson V2R 68 Stephen Watson Glenwood Springs, CO Offroad Design 6.0L TH350 203/205 doubler D60/14 bolt ARB/Detroit Tom Wood GY/TrailReady
20 Lost Hiway Racing Brett Porter OG 13 91 Rob “Bender” Park Hesperia, CA Western Fabricators GM 3.5/5 cyl Vortec 4L60E Toyota dual cases Toyota/Trail-Gear Toyota E-Locker High Desert Driveline PitBull
38 Brian Deegan MERIT BASED 93
18 Lucky Dog Racing Brian Shirley LEQ 39 Larry Lowrance Dodge City, KS Campbell Ent. LS1 TH350 Atlas Spidertrax ARBs Longview Maxxis/TrailReady
53 Burton Jenner 71
4417 Above All Rock Crawling Buzz Bronsema 2009 TOP 20 1 Shon Wilson Cedar City, UT Rock Logic 5.7L BFG
2 Campbelll & Casey Currie Casey Currie 2009 TOP 20 56 N/A Anaheim, CA Campbell Ent. LS TH400 Atlas Currie 9s ARBs BFG/Walker Evans
69 Joint Force Racing Charlie Melchner RCQ 35 Bill “BillaVista” Ansell Mahopac, NY Full Circle And Performance Offroad 434 ci Chev TH400 Stak Spidertrax 9s Detroit Lockers Tom Wood Maxxis/Raceline
4477 Chris Pook 74
22 Chris Ridgway SPONSOR 21
19 Clayton Off Road Clayton Walters RCQ 47 Jim Lambert Waterbury, CT Clayton Off Road 4.0L Chrysler 904 Atlas Dana 60s Detroit Lockers Tom Wood BFG/Hutchinson
4410 Flying Zucchini Brothers Curtis Warner PUSU 80 David Warner Vancouver, BC, Canada Evolution Machine & Fab LS1 TH350 Atlas Dana 60s Detroit/Spool Pat’s Drivelines BAMF Toyo/TrailReady
669 Daren Runyon PUSU 33
4411 On Track Krawler Team Dean Bulloch V2R 49 Tom Allen Cedar City, UT On Track Fab Chev 6.0 TH400 Stak Currie RockJock 60s ARB/Spool Tom Wood BFG/Trail-Gear
1006 Team Summers Derek Summers 24 Toby Lavender Ben Lomond, CA Jimmy’s 4×4 LS1 TH400 Atlas Solid 60s ARBs GY/Walker Evans
4420 Crush Motorsports Derek West 41 Jason Henne Springfield, MO Jimmy’s 4×4 LS1 Jimmy’s TH400 Atlas Spider 9s Spool/ARB Jimmy’s 4×4 BFG/Raceline
4413 Bigelow Motorsports Doug Bigelow RCQ 6 N/A Emmitsburg, MD Appalachian Offroad L33 Hughes TH350 Atlas 609s Tom Wood Maxxis/Raceline
612 Goldie Offroad Drew Goldie SPONSOR 32 Jeff Goodwin Pendleton, SC Tommy Glenn Chassis Ford 306 C4 Atlas D60s Spools Carolina Driveline Maxxis/Trail-Gear
88 Team RockIt Dustin Webster WILD CARD 63 Dallas Ashley San Diego, CA Jeep/SFR Jeep 4.0L Culhane AW4 Atlas Diamond 9/Currie/Reid/CTM ARBs JE Reel ProComp/ProComp
66 Team 4 Wheel Parts Eric Anderson SPONSOR 59 Aaron Frappier Apple Valley, CA HendriX Motorsports 350ci on propane TH400 Atlas Diamond Detroit Lockers High Desert Driveline BFG/Raceline
41 PPR Racing Eric Holder 2009 TOP 20 36 Chris Rubin Colorado Springs, CO Rock Ware Cadillac Northstar 4.6 4T80E N/A Dynatrac D60s Detroit Lockers Tom Wood BFG/Walker Evans
921 Miller Motorsports Erik Miller RCQ 16 Robert Ruggiero Cumberland, MD Twisted Customs LS TH475 Atlas Spider 9s Spools The Axle Exchange BFG/TrailReady
210 Team 4 Wheel Parts Greg Adler SPONSOR 86 Brent Goegebuer Manhattan Beach, CA Overkill Engineering/Gabe Gile LS1 TH400 Atlas Overkill Atomic ARBs JE Reel BFG/ProComp
238 Greg Hussey 2009 TOP 20 50
24 Greg Stone RCQ 81
10 Hobie/Desert Valley Towing Hobie Smith OG 13 37 Mark James Apple Valley, CA HendriX Motorsports Toyota 22R Toyota L-52 Toyota dual cases Longfield ARB/Spool High Desert Driveline BFG
420 Funky Munky Racing Ian Johnson MEDIA CRAWL MAG 61 Jimmy Penner Nashville, TN Essentially Off Road ATK 383ci SBC Monster Trans TH400 JB Conversion NP205 Dana 70s ARBs JE Reel PitBull/Raceline
284 Ballistic Fabrication Jack Adams 2009 TOP 20 13 Scott Maiden Phoenix, AZ Custom 5.0L C4 Stak Dana 60/Super 14 ARB/Spool Precision Driveline BFG/Walker Evans
4444 Terminal Velocity Racing Jason Pickett 2009 TOP 20 17 Doyle Drake Fort Collins, CO Team Carnage Crew LS1 4L60E Atlas Spider 9s ARBs ToughShafts.com BFG/Spyderlocks
76 Rage 4th Jason Scherer 2009 TOP 20 38 Jason Berger Alamo, CA AND LS7 TH400 Atlas Spidertrax ARBs High Angle BFG
77 Rage 4th Jeff Mello SPONSOR 66 Brian Whitford Danville, CA Brown’s Fabrication 383ci BFG
75 Jeremy Hammer 43
4499 Torchmate Racing Jesse Haines 97 Brian Howard Reno, NV Jesse Haines Supercharged 3.8 V6 904 Atlas Spider 9s Spools High Angle Maxxis/Raceline
1368 Friends of Johnson Valley Jim Knox MERIT BASED 4 Earl Fraiser Redlands, CA Fat City AMC 360 Culhanes TF999 D300 Dynatrac D60s ARBs High Angle Interco/Champion
49 Nevada Union High School Joe Silva SPONSOR 67 Michael Vargas Grass Valley, CA Student Built Custom LS1 Monroe TH400 Atlas GM 14 bolts JE Reel BFG/Raceline
28 Team Marlin Crawler John James OG 13 42 Mike Hendricks Apple Valley, CA Hendricks Motorsports Toyota 22RE Toyota L-52HD Marlin Crawler dual cases Diamond w/Longfields ARBs High Desert Driveline BFG/Beadlock Specialties
427 UFO Racing John Reynolds OG 13 45 Jeff Russell La Crescenta, CA Ford 427ci BFG
4466 Kirby Racing Team Unite JR Van Ortwick 2009 TOP 20 29 Brian Kirby Whittier, CA Kirby Racing Turnkey LS1 Colhane TH350 Atlas Spidertrax Detroit Lockers JE Reel BFG/Trail-Gear
13 TubeShark/Bullydog JT Taylor OG 13 30 Craig Gribskov Colorado Springs, CO JT Customs 6.0L Powerglide Stak Solids Detroit Lockers JE Reel GY/Racelines
4435 Team Viking Kevin Sacalas V2R 79 Douglas Williams Riverside, CA Kevin Sacalas Chev 6.0 Vortec SM465 Atlas Spidertrax ARBs JE Reel BFG/Raceline
34 Yoder Racing Kevin Yoder 2009 TOP 20 51 Joel Swanson Grass Valley, CA Yoder Racing LS3 TH400 Atlas Dana 60s Spools Yoder Racing PitBull
42 Rock Out Racing Kim Sears RCQ 65 N/A Knoxville, TN Jimmy’s 4×4 Turnkey 5.3 TH350 Stak Spidertrax 609s Spools JE Reel Maxxis
81 Lucky Dog Racing Levi Shirley LEQ 90 Kelly Halling Dodge City, KS Jimmy’s 4×4 LS1 TH350 Atlas Dana 60s ARBs Longview Maxxis/TrailReady
231 Broncolou Racing Lou Levy MERIT BASED 98 Jason Green Parkton, MD Ford 5.0L Interco
816 Murphy’s Law Motorsports Lucas Murphy RCQ 85 Jon Hastie Easton, MA Lucas Murphy LQ9 4L60E Atlas D60/14 bolt Spool/Detroit Kessler Machine & Fab BFG/Hummer H2/Inner Air Locks
51 Tsudaracing Masanori Tsuda 89 Naozumi Tsuda Nara, Japan Twisted Customs LS1 C4 Atlas Spider 9s Detroit Lockers Tom Wood BFG/Tsudaracing Beadlock
4464 Team Cowbell Matt Legg MERIT BASED 27 Matthew Humphries Boulder, CO Ford/Cowbell Racing Ford 347 C4 Atlas Spider 9s, Crane Outers Spools Boulder Driveline BFG/KMC
17 Team Trail-Gear Matt Messer MERIT BASED 55 John Gabriel Fresno, CA Trail-Gear Turnkey 2.2L Turbo Ecotec Hughes TH350 Atlas CTM 300M Shafts Detroit Lockers Tom Wood BFG/Trail-Gear
4407 MFS Winner MEDIA PIRATE 22
143 Crossed Up Off Road Racing Mike Kleinsen PUSU 7 N/A Tucson, AZ Crossed Up Off Road LS6 TH350 Stak Crossed Up 9/60 Hybrids Detroit/ARB Custom Maxxis/Raceline
Japan Naozumi Tsuda 97 Japan
4454 Nazir Adam/Dave Cole Nazir Adam WILD CARD 8 RobRiske Penn Laird, VA Brian Kirby 6.0L Culhane TH400 Atlas IFS/PortalTech Super 14 bolt ARBs BFG/Allied
814 Johnson Motorsports, LLC Nicole Johnson PUSU 11 Frank Johnson Las Vegas, NV Campbell Ent. 2.2L Turbo Ecotec Powerglide Atlas Dana 60s ARBs Campbell/JE Reel w/ Cornay BFG/KMC
707 Wells Brothers Racing Peter Wells LEQ 96 Frank Wells Farmington, NM Wellsbilt AMC 401 Toyo
PSC Lucky Dog SPONSOR 31
2713 Jimmy’s 4×4 Ralf Kuller INTERNATIONAL TEAM 12 Eric Filar Cortez, CO Jimmy’s 4×4 GM 6.0L TH400 Stak Currie RJ 60/D60 Moser ARB/Spool JE Reel Maxxis/ATX
4 RAM Off-Road Racing Ray Mandell LEQ 100 Brian Walker Peyton, CO RAM Off-Road 5.7L Maxxis
3 WE Rock Motorsports Rich Klein 73 Pete Sohren Placerville, Ca John Hall 530 Racing Chev 350 Jimmy’s 700R4 Atlas Diamond Axle 9″ ARB/Spool JE Reel Maxxis/Raceline
71 Palmer Racing Rick D Johnson SPONSOR 70 Michael Palmer Denver, CO Campbell Ent. 434ci TH350 Atlas Dana 60s Detroit/ARB General/Walker Evans
554 Trick Toys Racing Rick Mooneyham 2009 TOP 20 2 Scott Ward Lake Havasu City, AZ Trick Toys Racing Turnkey LS1 TH350 Atlas D60/Super 14 Detroit/ARB TTF 1350 CV BFG/Raceline
21 MacCachren/BFG Racing Rob MacCachren SPONSOR 87 Larry McRae Las Vegas, NV Blue Torch Fab LS3 Atlas Spider 9s ARB/Spool JE Reel BFG
8 McKenney Racing Rob McKenney 2009 TOP 20 40 Nick Campbelll Gig Harbor, WA Campbell Ent. Turnkey LS2 Hudges TH350 Atlas Currie ARBs JE Reel BFG/Walker Evans
4406 Usnick Motorsports Rob Usnick MERIT BASED 52 Billy Brown Fayetteville, NC Suzuki 1.6L Suzuki Trail Tough FJ80 ARBs Motor Parts & Machine BFG/Raceline
32 Torchmate Racing Roger Lovell LEQ 28 Greg Foutz Colorado Springs, CO Roger & Brad Lovell Proformance Ford 347 Art Carr Shorty C4 Atlas D60/Spider 9 Detroit/ARB Dynotech BFG/Trail Ready
5 Team Monster Energy Shannon Campbelll MERIT BASED 72 N/A Gilbert, AZ Campbell Ent. LS3 TH350 Atlas Currie 9s ARBs JE Reel BFG/Walker Evans
301 Offroad Design Racing Stephen Watson 2009 TOP 20 57 Kevin Stearns Carbondale, CO ORD custom 6.0L
4422 Desertfab Motorsports Todd McCullen PUSU 20 Troy Dagen Arizona Desertfab Motorsports Chev 5.3 TH350 Atlas Tera HP D60 ARBs Tom Wood Walker Evans
321 Team FOH Tom Wayes 2009 TOP 20 95 Ian Plaine Tahoe City, CA Trent Fabrication Jess Latin LQ9 6.0L Levrett TH400 Atlas D60/D70 ARBs Driveline Service of Carson City BFG/ProComp
805 GenRight Offroad Tony Pellegrino SPONSOR 92 Richie Carter Simi Valley, CA GenRight Offroad Turnkey LS1 TH350 Atlas Currie RJ Super 60s Detroit Lockers Coast GY/Walker Evans
112 Victory Donkey Racing Tracy Jordan OG 13 15 Eddie Casanueva Wittmann, AZ Spidertrax Scat 4 C4 Stak 300 Spider 9s Detroit Lockers JE Reel BFG/Trail Ready
4405 MFS Racing Travis Carpenter MERIT BASED 54 N/A Orangevale, CA Trout Chassis 331ci BFG
1224 Wayne Israelsen 2009 TOP 20 48
52 Will Carter Motorports LLC Will Carter 2009 TOP 20 69 Joshua Franklin Burlington, NC Right Side Performance 5.7L