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Goatman
January 12th, 2009, 19:45
Johnson Valley Ca.

Hammerking Productions Inc. and RallyTrack.com partner for 2009 King of the Hammers.

Hammerking Productions Inc. is proud to announce a partnership with RallyTrack.com to provide race data and real-time web based tracking to the 2009 King of the Hammers race to be held February 27th 2009 in Johnson Valley OHV area. In order to ensure that all vehicles complete every mile of the KOH race course each vehicle will be equipped with a Rally Logger and data will be inspected following the finish of this newest form of 4 wheel endurance racing. RallyTrack.com will bring many features and benefits to maximize all aspects of this race, which cover a wide variation in terrain, texture, and difficulty.
In 1989, founder Craig Reitz, was invited to be a part of a pioneering effort to use satellite communication and GPS to track off-road race vehicles with a collaborative effort between Trimble Navigation, GM Light Truck and Bus Division, GM Hughes Network Systems. RallyTrack.com brings 20 years experience to tracking this unique event.

Hammerking Productions Inc. has seen unbelievable expansion of the King of the Hammers race following its 2008 release of the King of the Hammers Ultimate desert race documentary. 140 Teams from 4 countries and 24 states will compete over two days in varied terrain. Notable drivers include BJ Baldwin, Pete Sohren, Damon Jeffries, Shannon Campbell, Casey Currie, Tom Wayes, Marty Hart, Greg Adler, Roger Lovell, Tracey Jordan, and Dean Bullock. King of the Hammers is a first of its kind race blending both the technical aspects of rock crawling and the speed of open desert racing into an exciting new sport. The 2009 event begins February 22nd 2009 and ends 5 days later on February 27th with the 100-mile race.

You can watch the tracking live at http://Live.RallyTrack.com , and expansive coverage beginning February 25th at www.kingofthehammers.com .