Author Archives: Bryan Novak

After a seven year absence, Doug Fortin returned to the historic Crandon International Raceway, the undisputed home of short course off road racing, to compete in the annual Labor Day race weekend festivities. Having last competed here in 2009 in both a Pro 2 and a Pro Buggy, Fortin was now taking to the track for the first time in his #96 Fortin Racing, Inc./General Tire/E3 Spark Plugs Pro-4, a challenge he was grea.. read the full story here

Fresh off of his best weekend of the season thus far, Doug Fortin took his #96 Fortin Racing, Inc./General Tire/E3 Spark Plugs Pro-4 south of the border to contest Rounds 7 and 8 of the 2016 Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series championship, held right on the beach at the picturesque Estero Beach Resort in Ensenada, Baja California, México. Baja has been a happy hunting ground for Fortin during his days as a desert race.. read the full story here

After a trying opening weekend in Arizona resulted in Doug Fortin lying tenth in points, a better, yet still difficult weekend saw Fortin pick up a fifth and a fourth, bumping him up three spots in the standings to seventh. As the 2016 season of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series entered its third weekend of completion, Fortin was hoping for still more improvement from himself and his #96 Fortin Racing, Inc./Genera.. read the full story here

There’s just a few days before Rounds 3 & 4 of Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing in Lake Elsinore, California. We know teams are scrambling to get ready, but we stopped by to pay an impromptu visit to General Tire racer Doug Fortin and catch his truck being prepped for this weekend’s races. Pulling up to Fortin Racing in El Cajon, California, it’s easy to see that this is a first-class operation. Coming into the fr.. read the full story here

Hot off of two consecutive strong race weekends in Reno and Las Vegas, Doug Fortin will bring his #96 Fortin Racing, Inc./General Tire/Toyota of Escondido Action Sports/Fox Racing Shox/Maxima Racing Oils Toyota back to Lake Elsinore Motorsports Park with a huge head of steam behind him. The Silver State seemed to have been something of a turning point for Fortin, as a season’s worth of diligence and hard work by he.. read the full story here

Hot on the heels of a very promising weekend in Reno, Doug Fortin brought his “Dream Team” and the #96 Fortin Racing, Inc./General Tire/Toyota of Escondido Action Sports/Fox Racing Shox/Maxima Racing Oils Toyota south to Las Vegas Motor Speedway for Rounds 15 and 16 of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, where he was again a top contender throughout the weekend. Fortin had yet another new General Tire available.. read the full story here

Following a tough race weekend for Doug Fortin at the most recent race down in Ensenada, México, Fortin turned to the ever-motivated and dedicated members of his Dream Team, who pulled out all the stops to get the #96 Fortin Racing, Inc./General Tire/Toyota of Escondido Action Sports/Fox Racing Shox/Maxima Racing Oils Toyota back in shape for Rounds 13 and 14 of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series. It was another s.. read the full story here

Following a recent run of tough luck, Doug Fortin and his “Dream Team” bounced back to produce what was arguably their strongest showing of the season thus far in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series. Piloting his #96 Fortin Racing, Inc./General Tire/Toyota of Escondido Action Sports/Fox Racing Shox/Maxima Racing Oils Toyota, Fortin rose to the occasion under very tricky conditions to challenge what was certainly.. read the full story here

While last year’s two rounds of racing at Miller Motorsports Park in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series were the site of a breakout performance by Doug Fortin and his #96 Fortin Racing, Inc./General Tire/Toyota of Escondido Action Sports/Fox Racing Shox/Maxima Racing Oils Toyota, this year’s trip to The Beehive State wasn’t quite as nice. Plagued by unfamiliar issues throughout the weekend, Fortin faced an up.. read the full story here