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Images of Matt Burroughs at the 2020 Baja 500

2021 Baja 500

2021-06-09 thru 2021-06-13


Entering late on-site registration, 222 total vehicles have been tentatively processed as entries to date for next Saturday’s start of the internationally televised BFGoodrich Tires 53rd SCORE Baja 500, presented by 4 Wheel Parts. Round 2 of the four-race 2021 SCORE World Desert Championship will be held over a rugged race course of 466.00 miles.The race is being held in Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico on the Bahia de Todos Santos portion of the Pacific Ocean, 80 miles south of the U.S. Border at San Diego. With classes for Pro and Sportsman cars, trucks, UTVs, motorcycles and quads, racers from 24 U.S. States and seven countries have officially entered so far. The elapsed-time race will start at 6 a.m. PT on Saturday (June 12) for the motorcycle/quad classes followed by the start of the car/truck/UTV classes at 10 a.m. PT. While the fastest finishers are expected to finish in approximately eight and one-half hours, all vehicles will have a 20-hour time limit from the time each starts to become an official finisher in the exciting event. Because of the significant health and safety protocols developed by SCORE in conjunction with and the approval of state and local health authorities as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, all race-week festivities and the start/finish line compound will be restricted access only and closed to the general public.The SCORE race start/finish compound will be located Northeast of downtown Ensenada. Spectators, adhering to the protocols, will be allowed to watch the race from around the race course.