2023 Round One

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Round One GPS Files
Download the GPS Files for Round One by clicking the links below. Note that links will be valid as of 1/20/2023!




DP4 Racing returns this January 21st for the first round of the 2023 Method Race Wheels DP4 Racing Championship powered by Tensor Tires. 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 chance to break in their new cars and test out their 2023 upgrades!

REMEMBER, DP4 RACING is the ONLY PLACE where you have the chance to win $1000 worth of Tensor Tires or Method Race Wheels for taking the win in any racing class at all of our 2023 events! Will you join the racers here at round 1?

Pre-Entry for Round 1 is officially open December 26th and all racers must be entered by 6pm on Friday January 20th ! 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 2023 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!

If you have signed up for a membership online, and pre-entered online, then just proceed to the “pre-entry line” at signups to complete your entry!
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
Please view our riders meeting above prior to attending the race this weekend! It is for your own safety and that of the course workers, other racers, and spectators!

Driver Staging / National Anthem

Race Times
Pro/Ami – 11AM

Event Coordinates
35.484555 , -117.632130
“Searles Station”
Approximately 7.5 miles south of Ridgecrest on Searles Cutoff Rd just east of US395

Look for arrows off of US Highway 395 at Searless Cutoff Rd.

Those Side by Side Guys LIVE DRAW
Join us in Randsburg at the world famous bar, “The Joint” for our live draw Friday night at 8pm. Cant make it in person, don’t worry we will be broadcasting live on Facebook and Instagram!

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

Pits to remain open after leader finishes their race for amount of time equal to the difference in the start of the first rider and the start of the last racer. Pits may be closed earlier at the race referees discretion when required for riders safety.
Riders in ALL CLASSES will record a finish after completing at least 1 lap regardless of whether or not they take the checkered flag.
Starting Order to be a random drawing after the closing of signups.

Camping Fees- FREE
Gate Fees- FREE
For more information call 949-584-9395.

Results from the Those Side by Side Guys Live Draw hosted at The Joint!

Start Row Number Name City St Class Brand
1 46 Cole Fike Fontana CA DP4 Pro POL
2 41 James Walker Barstow CA DP4 Pro POL
3 48 Eric Perkett Escondido CA DP4 Pro CAM
4 9 jeremy marsh RIDGECREST CA DP4 Pro POL
5 80 Jessy Nelson PASO ROBLES CA DP4 Pro POL
6 47 Brian Mundell Big Bear City CA DP4 Pro CAM
7 8 Alex Berg Lake Oswego OR DP4 Pro POL
8 52 Shawn Stephy RIDGECREST CA DP4 Pro Pol
9 58 Jamie Campbell Fallbrook CA DP4 Pro HON
10 2 Jeff Taylor Canyon Lake CA DP4 Pro CAM
11 45 Carter Kawell Crestline CA DP4 Pro POL
12 50 Zach Quiroz Barstow CA DP4 Pro CAM
13 3 David Placencia Hesperia CA DP4 Pro POL
14 19 Ethan Groom Temecula CA DP4 Pro POL
15 18 Douglas Allan   Ca DP4 Pro POL
16 88 Dillon Sewell Anza Ca DP4 Pro HON
17 22 Erick Kozin     DP4 Pro POL
18 107 Kurt Ashley Gilroy CA DP4 Pro NA POL
19 105 Zachary Kisman Sparks NV DP4 Pro NA KAW
20 156 Hyles Hersley Ridgecrest CA DP4 Pro NA KAW
21 102 Ricky Brabec mohave valley AZ DP4 Pro NA HON
22 114 Chanse Parsley Goodyear AZ DP4 Pro NA POL
23 184 Dave Pedder      DP4 Pro NA Hon
24 203 Jeff Goldsmith Columbia TN Pro Unl POL
25 205 Nicholas McPhee Riverside CA Pro Unl POL
26 204 Clayton Schulz Buckeye AZ Pro Unl POL
27 355 Soloman Kiefer HESPERIA CA Prod Turbo CAM
28 310 Andy Guzman Rosamond CA Prod Turbo POL
29 350 Travis Wasson Huntington Beach CA Prod Turbo CAM
30 361 Kahle Steinmetz Escondido CA Prod Turbo POL
31 329 Paul Fitzgrrald Las Vegas NV Prod Turbo CAM
32 330 Kevin Self Ridgecrest CA Prod Turbo POL
33 306 MARIO CABRALES Upland CA Prod Turbo CAM
34 356 Ron Lewis Susanville CA Prod Turbo CAM
35 332 don shapen winnetka CA Prod Turbo POL
36 307 Josh Gibbs Earp CA Prod Turbo POL
37 369 Steven Machado Victorville CA Prod Turbo CAM
38 311 Josh Tanner Anaheim CA Prod Turbo POL
39 304 Von Trunk Cathedral city CA Prod Turbo POL
40 319 Alissa Warner Fresno CA Prod Turbo Pol
41 323 Dereck Butterfield Rialto CA Prod Turbo CAM
42 339 Ben Protas San Diego CA Prod Turbo CAM
43 418 Tim Moore Anaheim CA Prod 1000 ART
44 425 John Minnock Wrightwood CA Prod 1000 POL
45 420 JOHN CONNOLLY Tustin Ca Prod 1000 KAW
47 445 MITCHELL JENSON Corona CA Prod 1000 HON
48 419 Brody Wurster Valley Center CA Prod 1000 HON
49 416 Christian Terle     Prod 1000 Hon
50 426 Mark May Riverside CA Prod 1000 ART
51 402 Zachary Michel Phelan CA Prod 1000 POL
52 423 Tony Bartell RIDGECREST CA Prod 1000 POL
53 410 Keith Thompson RIDGECREST CA Prod 1000  
54 518 Trevor Griffin Ridgecrest CA Stock 1000 POL
55 508 Mathew Heckermann Murrieta CA Stock 1000 POL
56 526 Evan Shine Ridgecrest CA Stock 1000 POL
57 547 Dave Pedder Jr     Stock 1000 Hon