The Great Golden State Off-Road Race Celebrates Its 3rd Annual Return to Barstow with Free Global Livestream

June 5, 2024
Chris Leone

The full weekend of off-road racing action to be broadcast worldwide

Barstow, CA – The California 300 proudly announced today that its third annual return to Barstow, California, from October 2nd to 6th - will now be broadcast worldwide via a dedicated live stream. This event, growing in prestige and popularity, continues to offer an exhilarating desert racing experience, now accessible globally through a complimentary livestream on platforms like YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram. Produced by the acclaimed Mad Media team, known for their first-class production of The Mint 400 and as a titan in off-road content creation, this year's livestream promises to enhance the viewing experience with multiple ground cameras, drone footage, and live in-car coverage via Starlink from several vehicles. The broadcast will also feature insightful commentary from well-known off-road personalities such as Jim Beaver, Tiffany Stone, and Jim Marsden, along with special guests.


Matt Martelli, CEO and co-owner of Unlimited Off-Road Racing, stated, "With two years of exceptional social media coverage under our belt for The California 300, our sponsors' support has enabled us to broaden our reach and livestream the event globally at no cost. Our viewers can enjoy the full-throttle coverage they expect from our Mad Media team without a paywall. We're committed to showcasing the thrilling door-to-door off-road racing action to an international audience and applying our extensive livestreaming experience from The Mint 400 to enhance all our future events."


The race is expected to draw hundreds of competitors and tens of thousands of spectators, alongside numerous high-profile brands. Attendees can anticipate a weekend filled with dynamic off-road racing, camping, and diverse entertainment offerings. This year, the livestream will also include live in-car coverage from multiple vehicles, providing a unique, racer’s-eye view of the competition.

The Off-Road Festival at the Start/Finish Midway will continue to be a hub of activity, featuring racing action and exhibits from leading off-road companies. The Main Stage will highlight race finishers and deliver ongoing updates about the event. For adventure-seekers, the newly introduced “Camp Overland” will offer a unique remote spectating experience. Located conveniently near the entrance to the Stoddard Valley OHV area, just off the I-15 freeway, the Start/Finish Midway can be accessed by taking the Outlet Center Drive exit, heading east, and looking to your right.