NEW GPS FILES RELEASED FRIDAY, MAY 25TH AT 8:15 PM
START/FINISH GPS FILES RELEASED WEDNESDAY, MAY 30TH AT 5PM
Corrected GPS Files As of 5.25.18 8:15 pm- Previous files did not have waypoint for start of Speed Zone 7. Speed Zone 6 ends and Speed Zone 7 begins at Race Mile120.57. This now coincides with Line 57 in Course Notes.
GPS Files – The below files start at race mile 39.30. The files for the first 39.30 miles will be released on Wednesday, May 30th at 5PM. Pre-running of the first 39.30 miles begins on Thursday, May 31st and is only allowed in an outbound direction. Starting May 31st you may pre-run the inbound from race mile 503.17 to 522.92. No inbound pre-running is allowed from 522.92 to the finish at 542.12 anytime.
START/Finish Files – The start finish files below contain the start/finish section of the course.
Special Course Shortcut - A section of the course has been eliminated for all Sportsman and Vintage classes and Class 11 vehicles to provide a better chance of finishing the Baja 500. The shortcut begins at Check #1 at Rm 174.20 and re-enters the main course at Rm 243.44. Shortcut distance on Hwy 3 is ± 8 miles and eliminates the 69.24 loop north of Hwy 3. Other classes may utilize this shortcut if all entrants in a class agree to request the shortcut. Contact Jose G. or Christine W. to place a request.