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2005 Tecate SCORE Baja 500
to air as One-Hour Prime Time Special
Tuesday on the Outdoor Life Network

LOS ANGELES, CA -- The 37th Annual Tecate SCORE Baja 500 desert race will be broadcast as a one-hour Prime Time special at 9 p.m. (Eastern and Pacific Time) next Tuesday (Sept. 27) on the Outdoor Life Network (OLN). Round 3 of the six-race 2005 SCORE Desert Series was held on June 4-5 in Ensenada, Mexico.

With a near race-record 345 starters competing in 24 Pro and 5 Sportsman classes for cars, trucks, motorcycles and ATVs, NASCAR team owner/driver Robby Gordon returned to his racing roots to capture the Overall and SCORE Trophy-Truck title in his No. 83 Red Bull Chevy CK1500.
With entries from 30 U.S. States, Canada, Japan and Mexico, the independent team of Mike Childress and Mouse McCoy captured the Overall and Class 22 motorcycle victory on a Honda XR650R.

Producing the television shows for the World’s Foremost Desert Racing Series is Aura360 in association with Los Angeles-based SCORE International.

Remaining SCORE on OLN 2005 Broadcast Schedule:
Tecate SCORE Baja 500 – Tuesday, September 27, 9:00 p.m. EST& PST
SCORE Las Vegas Primm 300 – Wednesday, October 12, 6:30 p.m. EST, 3:30 p.m. PST
Tecate SCORE Baja 500 – Sunday, December 11, 10:00 p.m. EST, 7:00 p.m. PST
Tecate SCORE Baja 1000 – Sunday, December 18, times T.B.A.
SCORE on NBC 2005 Broadcast Schedule
Special of Tecate SCORE Baja 1000 – Saturday, December 10, at 3:00 p.m. EST

SCORE International, founded in 1973 by the late Mickey Thompson and headed by Sal Fish since 1974, continues today as the premier sanctioning body worldwide in the sport of desert racing. SCORE races feature 17 Pro and two Sportsman classes for cars and trucks in the U.S. with 10 additional Pro and three more Sportsman classes for motorcycles and ATVs competing in the races in Mexico.

For information contact:
SCORE International at its Los Angeles headquarters
(818) 225-8402 or visit
the official 2005 SCORE Desert Series website at:

For Sponsorship Information, contact:
  Mark Handley (760) 750-1905

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June 5-7 2009: Baja 500

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For Finance Information, contact:

Mark Handley (760) 613-3122

For Sponsorship Information, contact:
Mark Handley (760) 613-3122

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