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Dirt Sessions: Apdaly Lopez Conquers Baja

Ladies and gents, this is your 2017 SCORE International Baja 1000 champion. Watch Apdaly Lopez work those BFGoodrich tires and flex the skills that helped him finish the 1134.40-mile course in 19 hours 53 minutes and 36 seconds. The father-son team, and local favorites, finished just after sunrise in their Geiser RPM Offroad Trophy Truck.

Directed by The Martelli Brothers – Produced by Mad Media
Photography by Vincent Knakal and Ernesto Araiza of Mad Media

Ernesto Araiza

Being born right in the heart of Off-Road Racing, Ernesto always had a dream to be an Off-Road Racer. After finish college he ditched his engineer career to chase the dream of action photographer. It didn't took long to get spotted by MadMedia where he still works. In less than 5 years after 'going pro' he reached some of the most important peaks in his life working for several international brands and events like the Rally Dakar. After 30 years of dreaming, he still have one goal in mind, to keep his face full of dust.