Ensenada Baja 1000

November 16-17, 2018

“Racing, where men are still children, rubber meets the dirt and the adrenaline is always pumping!” – ME

The Baja 1000 is an off-road race that takes place in the Baja California Peninsula in Mexico. It’s one of the most grueling and challenging races in the world, covering over 1000 miles of rugged terrain. The race is open to a variety of vehicles, including motorcycles, ATVs, buggies, and trucks. 

The most famous town along the race course is Ensenada, which is where the race typically starts and finishes. Ensenada is a beautiful coastal city with a rich history and culture. During the race, it becomes a hub of activity as racers and spectators from around the world converge on the city. There are often pre-race events and festivities in Ensenada leading up to the start of the race, which adds to the excitement of the event.

The race started in 1967 and was founded by a group of off-road enthusiasts who wanted to test their skills and vehicles in the rugged terrain. The Baja 1000 has become one of the most prestigious off-road races in the world, with a rich history and culture that is deeply intertwined with the local communities along the race course. It’s a true test of endurance, skill, and determination, and continues to inspire generations of off-road enthusiasts around the globe.

If you go down to be a spectator or have the opportunity to work with one of the teams you wont be disappointed. You will have a wonderful time exploring the city of Ensenada, enjoying great food, and of course watching the races and being there from start to finish! 

Hotel Options We Have Stayed At:

Hotel Coral & Marina – Located on the marina, lovely spot and enough rooms if you have a big group.

Hotel Marea Vista – Newer, nice hotel, in town.

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