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- An extreme version of Built Wild™ – the Bronco R race prototype – will run the 2020 SCORE International Baja 1000, piloted by Cameron Steele, Shelby Hall and a team of veteran Ford Baja off-road racers
- Baja 1000 is part of the Bronco Built Wild Extreme Testing regimen for powertrain durability and for final validation testing of the Baja Mode calibration offered in the Bronco Terrain Management System™ with G.O.A.T. Modes™
- Ford is the official SUV and Truck of SCORE-International Off-Road Racing, is lead sponsor of SCORE World Desert Championship series and is official vehicle of ULTRA4 King of the Hammers racing series
DEARBORN, Mich., Nov. 20, 2020 – Returning to the harsh Mexican desert that solidified the Bronco brand’s off-road racing heritage, Bronco, Ford’s outdoor brand of Built Wild™ 4×4 SUVs, will run the legendary SCORE-International Baja 1000 with the Bronco R race prototype, plus an all-new 2021 Bronco Outer Banks™ two-door preproduction support vehicle.
Baja champion Cameron Steele and Rebelle Rally winner and seasoned Baja racer Shelby Hall will pilot the Bronco R race prototype, along with a team of veteran Ford off-road racers including Johnny Campbell, Curt LeDuc and Jason Scherer, who will rotate shifts for the 53rd running of the race that begins today and ends late on Saturday.