The Bilstein Southwest RallyCup Series (SWRS) presented by Lucas Oil will showcase local rally teams on Friday, March 22, as part of the General Tire Mint 400 off-road race weekend, based out of Las Vegas, Nev.

The display is designed to introduce off-road enthusiasts to rally racing, and to preview the Desert Storm Rally presented by Lucas Oil, the first event in the SWRS, which will be held two weeks later, April 5-6, based in Blythe, Calif. This event is also part of Rally America’s South West Regional Championship.

Six teams and their vehicles will be set up on Fremont Street as part of the Mint’s Contingency Row, where a wide variety of vendors line the downtown street, while the nearly 300 competitors pass through technical inspection. Off-road fans who stop by the rally display will get the chance to vote online for their favorite rally vehicle, while results are tallied live on the SWRS’s Facebook Page at

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