ENSENADA, Baja California, Mexico – Responding to further analysis of information and forecasts for the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation with Mexican authorities, race teams and sponsors, SCORE International has announced new dates and a different venue for the 52nd BFGoodrich Tires SCORE Baja 500, presented by 4 Wheel Parts.
The iconic race will be held in San Felipe, Baja California, Mexico from Sept. 22-27. The event will include qualifying for SCORE Trophy Truck, SCORE TT Legend, Class 1 and the Trophy Truck Spec classes to be held midway through race week.
Finishing positions from the 52nd SCORE Baja 500 will determine start positions for the 53rd BFGoodrich Tires SCORE Baja 1000, presented by 4 Wheel Parts. The results of both races will define the point titles for the 2020 SCORE World Desert Championship.
Detailed race info will be available over the next several days on the SCORE website under race info at www.score-international.com.
“SCORE International will apply official Health Protocols for race logistics and will work in coordination for the application of official Health Protocols by Hotels, Restaurants and other service providers,” stated Jose A. Grijalva, SCORE President/Race Director. “SCORE International’s focus on the health and safety of racers, sponsors, media, fans and the citizens of Baja California continues to be our number one priority and we appreciate the patience and understanding of everyone involved during these unprecedented times and constantly changing situation.” Because of the fluidity of the COVID-19 situation, SCORE will continue to provide additional updates as warranted through its website at www.score-international.com.