RENO, Nev., USA — Continuing its awesome ascent as a significant, superlative dynamic digital force with hundreds of thousands of unique viewers of each edition, Issue No. 7 of the SCORE Journal, the new monthly on-line digital magazine of SCORE International and the five-race SCORE World Desert Championship, is now live on the SCORE website at www.SCORE-International.com and is available through SCORE social media channels as well as a direct link at http://scorejournal.digital.
The digital magazine in its first year includes numerous linked video segments is a major element in the media expansion that SCORE is implementing for 2015 which includes its most aggressive national and international television packages, four new online video series, each with 26 episodes and a new consumer based SCORE website.
“In issue No. 7 of the SCORE Journal we pause to celebrate the life of SCORE’s Mexican liaison, Oscar Ramos J., who passed away recently while undergoing treatment for esophageal cancer,” commented Jim Ryan, SCORE Marketing and Sales Director. “Oscar was an enormous positive influence on the development of SCORE International for the past 20 years and he was a dear friend to all of the SCORE community.”
Ryan added, “SCORE International continues to make headlines not only with the global race brands we operate, the on-site experiences, media assets and race team and sponsor exposure at both race levels and industry events like SEMA, but now we must recognize the best fans in all motorsports! The unique views of the SCORE Journal are unprecedented and the average engagement time continues to be over 60 minutes.”
INSIDE ISSUE NO. 7
Highlighted with the memorial feature on Oscar Ramos, Issue No. 7 of the SCORE Journal is 102 pages with more than 10 video links and also includes a preview of next month’s Rigid Industries SCORE Imperial Valley 250 presented by the City of El Centro, SCORE news flashes, and the off-road marketplace.
There are also features on the Fortin Racing family and an eight-page feature spread on the SCORE Dirty Dozen young guns of the 2015 SCORE World Desert Championship. Additionally this issue includes detailed stories with SCORE 101 focusing on the ever-growing Class 19 for stock UTVs along with a feature on the Jackson Motorsports Group and a look at Rod Hall’s champion 1969 Stroppe Ford Bronco.
The SCORE Journal will publish eleven (11) monthly online digital magazines, which will include five print editions that will be available as the SCORE race programs at the five events that comprise the SCORE World Desert Championship, will make up the 2015 SCORE Journal release schedule.
The SCORE Journal Monthly Digital Magazine features exclusive editorial, enhanced race action videos, expanded and interactive race coverage, interactive product reviews, insider interviews with drivers, tech stories, driver and team profiles, race narratives and analysis, exclusive long and short form video programming, race results, updated stats, studio photography, class overviews, unmatched access to SCORE’s historical archives and much, much more.
CBS SPORTS NETWORK COVERAGE
All races in the 2015 SCORE World Desert Championship series, along with the special SEMA SCORE Baja 1000 Experience and qualifying for the Bud Light SCORE Baja 1000 from Las Vegas Motor Speedway, will once again be aired in the USA and Canada on the CBS Sports Network. New for 2015, in addition to SCORE Trophy Truck coverage, the shows will also feature top action and highlights from many other classes of trucks, buggies, motorcycles, quads and UTVs – making sure that the most exciting footage and most compelling stories are now part of each race event broadcast.
Capping off the 2015 broadcast season, the Bud Light SCORE Baja 1000 broadcast on CBS Sports Network will be expanded to a full two-hour program – providing the most expansive television coverage of the “Main Event” of all desert races ever, allowing all the major class action to be showcased around the globe to the SCORE International fan base.
Produced by SoCal’s Telly-winning BCII TV, here is the 2015 CBS Sports Network Original Broadcast Schedule (subject to change, check local listings)
Bud Light SCORE San Felipe 250 (first telecasts-Tuesday, March 17, 7 p.m. ET & 11 p.m. ET)
Bud Light SCORE Baja Sur 500 (first telecast-Sunday, May 31, 9 p.m. ET; key repeat broadcast-Sunday, June 7, 9 p.m. ET)
Bud Light SCORE Baja 500 (first telecast-Sunday, July 26, 9 p.m. ET; key repeat broadcast-Sunday, August 2, 9 p.m. ET)
Rigid Industries SCORE Imperial Valley 250 presented by the City of El Centro (first telecast-Sunday, November 15, 9 p.m. ET; key repeat broadcast-Sunday, November 29, 9 p.m. ET)
Bud Light SCORE Baja 1000 Qualifying @SEMA SCORE Baja 1000 Experience (first telecast-Sunday, January 10, 9 p.m. ET)
CBS Sports Network is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 221 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information, including a full programming schedule and how to get CBS Sports Network, go to www.cbssportsnetwork.com.
SCORE-Interational.com now offers the global fan base access to exclusive content representing all that is happening with SCORE International along with team, driver, sponsor updates, plus the products and technology that drive the world’s foremost desert racing organization. The new website launched the week of June 8 of this year.
In its 42nd year as the world’s foremost desert racing organization in 2015, the five-race 2015 SCORE World Desert Championship series includes four special events in Baja California, Mexico, and one in the United States. Here is the 2015 SCORE World Desert Championship schedule:
29th Bud Light SCORE San Felipe 250, held Jan. 22-25, San Felipe, Mexico
Inaugural Bud Light SCORE Baja Sur 500, held April 15-19, Cabo San Lucas to Loreto, Mexico
47th Bud Light SCORE Baja 500, held June 4-7, Ensenada Mexico
Rigid Industries SCORE Imperial Valley 250 presented by the City of El Centro, Sept. 24-27, Coyne Powersports Motorplex-Plaster City, Calif.
Additional SCORE Partners: Proturismo Ensenada, Visit Baja California Sur, Baja California Secretary of Tourism, Baja California Sur State Government, Mexicali Ayuntamineto, COTUCO Mexicali/San Felipe, Cruz Roja Mexicana, Corporate Helicopters, Instant Mexico Auto Insurance, GoPro, PCI Race Radios, McKenzie’s Performance Products, Advanced Color Graphics.