Tuff Stuff 4x4 and Jeepspeed Announce the First Jeep Wrangler Desert Race Truck for Under $50K

New Jeep Wrangler Desert Race Truck includes the most well-known, highly-specialized components

Mar 08, 2016, 11:00 ET from Tuff Stuff

SANTA ANA, Calif., March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Tuff Stuff 4x4 and Jeepspeed today announced the first Jeep Wrangler Desert Race Truck to be built for under $50,000 out-of-pocket. This new truck contains some of the most iconic, well-known, off-road, highly specialized components in the off-road racing industry.

The build features Poison Spyder bumpers and Jeep armor; PRP seat belts and race seats; auto meter gages; Yukon Gear and Axle 5:14 gears and axles; MaxTrans Custom Built Turbo 400 transmission; an LQ4 engine built by Pacific Fab; King Shocks suspension – 2.5 coil over with 3.5 bypass; 37" tires from General Tires; a Fiberwerx front dash and center console; Ruff Stuff front and rear axles, arms and suspension kits; TUFFSTUFF Led lights, winches and recovery products; Linex interior cab; Pegasus off-road hoses and fittings; Airaid air intake system; MLR Raceworks Matt Lovell Cage Design; T&J performance race shop build and race prep.

Never before has a Jeep Wrangler Desert race truck been built for this price. This Jeep Wrangler JEEPSPEED truck will demonstrate that if you have a passion for Desert racing and have a Jeep you can build a Jeep for cheap and finally feel that racing spirit.

The new race truck will make its debut in 2016 and attempt to race some of the earlier races like the Vegas to Reno race August 19th and 20th. The truck will be raced by Brett Maister, Mike Barnette and Matt Lovell in races around the U.S. and Mexico in the SCORE International and Best in the Desert series.

About Tuff Stuff 4x4

Tuff Stuff 4x4 products were born out of demand for quality off-road recovery gear, lighting, winches and bumpers at affordable prices. The company was founded by two guys that have a passion in optimizing the customer experience and providing top of the line products at unbeatable prices. Seeking out knowledge about the industry and the love of the outdoor challenges Tuff Stuff 4x4 was born and we started with a passionate family of employees that "LOVE" off-road adventures. For more information, visit www.tuffstuff4x4.com.

About Jeepspeed

For more than 15 years Jeepspeed has delivered the best entry level racing on dirt. Jeepspeed rules are carefully written to create tight competition while keeping race costs to a minimum.
You simply build your own Jeep race truck that fits your budget and skill level.

With an average of 20-30 similar race vehicles on the starting line the competition is fierce. Several top pros such as Casey Currie, Ray Griffeth, Jason Lafortune have launched their racing careers while racing in the Jeepspeed desert race series.

Jeepspeed was created by Clive Skilton along with Mike and Tom Barnett. The goal was to create racing and rallying and adventure in durable affordable Jeeps. For more information on the Lets Get Excited 2016 Jeepspeed Race Series, visit www.jeepspeed.com.


SOURCE Tuff Stuff