2019 SCORE World Desert Championship Dates Announced, New Race Added

SCORE International has released the full schedule for its 2019 race season, including a brand new race. 

The new race is the inaugural Lucerna SCORE Baja 400, starting in Ensenada. It is sandwhiched between the major races, the Baja 500 and 1000. Here’s the complete 2019 schedule:
  • 33rd SCORE San Felipe 250, April 3-7, San Felipe, Mexico
  •  51st SCORE Baja 500, May 29-June 2, Ensenada, Mexico
  • Inaugural Lucerna SCORE Baja 400, Sept. 18-22, Ensenada, Mexico
  • 52nd SCORE Baja 1000, Nov.19-24, Ensenada, Mexic

Lucerna Hotels and Resorts has become a major SCORE sponsor this year and the new Hotel Torre Lucerna Ensenada on Highway 1 will serve as the new SCORE headquarters for all races in Ensenada.

There are still two races left on the 2018 schedule, the Tijuana SCORE Desert Challenge, happening on September 19-23, and the 51st SCORE Baja 1000, taking place from Nov.14-18.

“SCORE continues to build the operational and marketing assets of the SCORE World Desert Championship and our 2019 schedule will include the SCORE Baja Triple Crown races along with the exciting debut of the new Lucerna SCORE Baja 400,” said Roger Norman, CEO and President of SCORE International. “Mexican races are the cornerstone of SCORE and to have all four races south of the border for the fourth time in history is a distinct honor and a wonderful privilege. We welcome the challenge to add to the illustrious SCORE Baja racing legacy.”

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