2022 Round One Ridgecrest Shakedown

DP4 Racing returns this February 5th for the first round of the 2022 Kenda/DP4 Racing Championship presented by Method Race Wheels. The first round of the series brings riders back to the Spangler Hills OHV area just outside of Ridgecrest for the opening round of racing for the year. Round one will feature a 30-mile loop and 5 action packed laps of racing which takes which will give our racers a change to break in their new cars and test out their 2022 upgrades!

REMEMBER, DP4 RACING is the ONLY PLACE where you have the chance to win a complete set of either Kenda Tires or Method Race Wheels for taking the win in an Amateur racing class! Will you join the racers here at round 1?

Pre-Entry for Round 1 is officially open January 5th and all racers must be entered by 12pm on Friday February 4th! ! Our pre-entry is handled through MotoTally and can be accessed by clicking the buttons below. Please note that in order to pre-enter, you MUST be a DP4 series member first. In order to complete the two step signup process, start with the DP4 membership button below.

Again…all 2022 racing events are PRE-ENTRY ONLY. You MUST SIGN UP ONLINE ahead of the event.


Once you have signed up for the series (note that it takes approximately 24 hours to process your membership) then you are free to pre-enter for round one! Please click the button below to pre-enter for Round one!


Once signed up, all racers and their co-drivers/pit  crews must come to sign ups during open hours to obtain their wristbands.
Note that all participants must have a DP4 Transponder. Transponders are $25 and are reusable at each round!

Signups/Tech Inspection
Friday 4-6pm
Saturday 7:00am-9:00am

Entry Fees
Pro – $525 (Includes $100 pro purse)
Amateur- $425
DP4 Membership- Pro – $50 / Amateur – $25/Co-Driver Membership- $25
(CO-Driver Membership Mandatory for all co-drivers)
DP4 transponder (reusable) – $25
All classes (Pro/Am) eligible for DP401k program!

Riders Meeting
Riders meeting is mandatory for all drivers/co-drivers and will be posted here for viewing. starting Wednesday Feb 2nd.

Driver Staging / National Anthem
10:20AM

Race Times
Pro/Ami – 11AM
Event Coordinates
35.5180 , -117.6623
“Dirt Diggers Camp”
Approximately 7 miles south of Ridgecrest on HWY 395

Course Details
Loop Length – approx 30 miles
Number of Laps – 5 – Grand Prix finish, all riders record a finish regardless of number of laps completed
Riders in ALL CLASSES will record a finish after completing at least 1 lap regardless of whether or not they take the checkered flag.

Motion Pro Round One Pit Crew Challenge – NEW FOR 2022!
$50 entry (Donation to Roc Crew)- 3 Pit Crews Max Prize provided by Motion Pro
7:45 PM Friday – Posted to Facebook Live!

Those Side by Side Guys Live Draw for Start Positions
8 PM Friday – Posted to Facebook Live!
*Note that you must be pre entered to be a part of the live draw

Camping Fees- FREE
Gate Fees- FREE
Look for signage off of US HWY 395 just south of Ridgecrest.
For more information call 949-584-9395

Racing this weekend, be sure to watch the Round 1 Riders Meeting Here!

Results of the Round One “Those Side by Side Guys” Live Draw!

Start Row Name Number City State Class Brand
1 Wayne Hicken 67 Corona CA DP4 Pro POL
2 Mike Zeller U940 Tempe Az DP4 Pro CAM
3 Alex Berg 5 Lake Oswego OR DP4 Pro POL
4 Jeff Taylor 2905 Canyon Lake CA DP4 Pro CAM
5 David Placencia T943 Apple Valley CA DP4 Pro POL
6 Jesse Burgess 710 Tustin CA DP4 Pro CAM
7 Douglas Allan 52 Lancaster CA DP4 Pro POL
8 Kevin Derenard T942 Westminster CA DP4 Pro POL
9 Gary Sewell 2 Anza Ca DP4 Pro HON
10 Jeremy Marsh 27 Ridgecrest CA DP4 Pro POL
11 John Kawell 2958 Yorba Linda CA DP4 Pro POL
12 Barrett Howarth U933 Newport Beach CA DP4 Pro CAM
13 Alexander Gledhill 2910 Eastvale CA DP4 Pro
14 Josh Fries 2942 Yucaipa ca DP4 Pro POL
15 Tyler Krepsz 1864 Riverside Ca DP4 Pro NA POL
16 Dillon Sewell 22 Anza Ca DP4 Pro NA HON
17 Josh Wakeland 1827 Wildomar CA DP4 Pro NA YAM
18 Ricky Brabec 357 Hesperia CA DP4 Pro NA POL
19 GREGORY SEITZ 91 Victorville CA DP4 Pro NA ART
20 Louis Castillo III 47 Chino CA Prod Turbo CAM
21 Josh Gibbs 41 Earp CA Prod Turbo POL
22 Bret Metcalf 777 Bishop Ca Prod Turbo POL
23 Shawn Stephy T924 Ridgecrest CA Prod Turbo POL
24 Alissa Warner O404 Fowler CA Prod Turbo POL
25 Jose Hernandez 34 Corona CA Prod Turbo CAM
26 David Signorelli T984 Madera CA Prod Turbo CAM
27 Zach Quiroz 725 Barstow CA Prod Turbo CAM
28 Jason McCune 37 Santa Clarita CA Prod Turbo CAM
29 Kyle Kania 612 Scotts Valley Ca Prod Turbo CAM
30 Eric Hartell T22 Lakeside CA Prod Turbo CAM
31 Jeff Goldsmith 609 Culleoka TN Prod Turbo CAM
32 curtis walker 1968 anaheim CA Prod Turbo CAM
33 Victor Gonzalez 30 Sylmar CA Prod Turbo CAM
34 Dave Levinson 598 Las Vegas NV Prod Turbo POL
35 Robert DiCarlo 73 Rancho Cucamonga CA Prod Turbo CAM
36 John Schatz 915 Ridgecrest CA Prod Turbo POL
37 Jamie Rust O310 Fresno CA Prod Turbo CAM
38 STEVEN GEORGE 909 Redlands CA Prod Turbo CAM
39 freddie cardenas T928 riverside CA Prod Turbo CAM
40 Dylan Tharp 2207 Ridgecrest CA Prod Turbo CAM
41 Matt Nungaray 810 Montclair CA Prod Turbo POL
42 Jeremiah Watson 1021 Filer Id Prod Turbo POL
43 Mario Cabrales 943 upland CA Prod Turbo CAM
44 Shaun Cotten 695 Strathmore CA Prod Turbo POL
45 Von Trunk 428 Cathedral city Ca Prod Turbo POL
46 Brian Mundell 427 Big Bear City Ca Prod Turbo CAM
47 Shayan Darvish 444 Santa Ana CA Prod Turbo POL
48 Jesse Hidalgo 311 Salinas Ca Prod Turbo CAM
49 myles mcclellan 168 chino ca Prod Turbo POL
50 Jonathan Correa 57 Simi Valley CA Prod Turbo CAM
51 Tim Unick 313 Las Vegas NV Prod 1000 POL
52 Austin Griffin 111 Ridgecrest CA Prod 1000 POL
53 Brian Baldwin 5114 Calimesa CA Prod 1000 HON
54 Tony Bartel R996 Ridgecrest CA Prod 1000 POL
55 Dave Schuler 28 Menifee CA Prod 1000 POL
56 Tim Moore 1963 Anaheim CA Prod 1000 ART
57 Donald Salmen 112 Santa Clarita CA Prod 1000 YAM
58 SHAWN GUNNELS 88 Ferndale WA Prod 1000 POL
59 Keith Thompson 55 RIDGECREST CA Prod 1000 YAM
60 Steve Knight 214 Yucaipa CA Prod 1000 POL
61 Brody Wurster 1970 Valley Center CA Prod 1000 ART
62 Kyle Krepsz 1874 Riverside CA Prod 1000 POL
63 Rick Smith 222 Frazier Park CA Prod 1000 KAW
64 Shane McCoy 1870 OAK CA Prod 1000 POL
65 Brandon Hermosillo 2711 Freedom CA Prod 1000 YAM
66 John Connolly 911 Tustin CA Prod 1000 KAW
67 Zachary Michel 2255 Phelan CA Prod 1000 POL
68 Anna-Lisa Davis 1070 Phelan CA Stock 1000 POL
69 Hyles Hersley 156 Ridgecrest CA Stock 1000 KAW
70 Mitchell Jenson 97 Corona CA Stock 1000 HON
71 Xander Ludwig 694 Orange CA Stock 1000 POL
72 Justin Oman 8 Ridgecrest CA Stock 1000 ART
73 David Crabtree 227 Crestline CA Stock 1000 KAW
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