King of the Hammers 2019 Is Just Around the Corner!

We’re just over a week away from Race Week at King of the Hammers 2019! Check out our latest news and updates below to make sure you’re all set up to enjoy #KOH2019 as much as possible! 

The Main Entrance Gate Opens on Friday, January 25th!
That’s right– the main entrance gate to the Lakebed will be opening this coming Friday and will remain open 24/7 for all of your ticket, camping pass and registration needs! 
Spectators: Tickets are available for purchase online until the 25th, then at the main gate.  Purchase tickets online at
Camping: If you’re planning to camp on the Lakebed, you will need to purchase a Camper Pass for $20. These can be purchased at 
Questions on spectating or camper passes? Check out our FAQ page HERE
Registration: Still haven’t registered for KOH but want to race? Need pit crew passes or extra parking stickers? All of those can still be purchased on through the 25th! After that, all sales will be done on-site at the main gate and new Welcome Center!

Vote for Your Favorite Drivers/Teams to Compete in the Pit Crew Challenge Presented by Pro Eagle, Buggy Whips, Raceline Wheels, and BOXO
Join us at 5:30pm, February 5th for the Pit Crew Challenge right in the center of Hammer Town. Top Ultra4 competitors will be going head-to-head in a one-of-a-kind challenge to prove who is the best pit crew/team of KOH 2019! 
Competitors Include: 
4400 — Erik Miller, Josh Blyler and Wayland Campbell
4500 — Matt Howell, Jimmy Jack and John Mathews
4600 — Dawson Allington, Sean Gill and Albert Contreras
4800 — Casey Gilber, Jade/Kyle Wickham and Cade Rodd
UTV — Jacob Versey, Casey Scherer and Travis Zollinger
T1 Desert Trucks — Cameron Steele, Rob McCachren and Raul Gomez
Each class will also have a fan favorite join them in the competition, which you vote on! Visit the Pit Crew Challenge event page to find out more information and place your votes! Voting Ends Friday, January 25th!

Daddy’s is Back in 2019 for Your Catering Needs!
“We are back again and will be offering our catering services. This year, why not let us handle all of your food needs while you enjoy all the racing?!”
Our Service Includes: 
Breakfast: Full breakfast buffet; cooked-to-order meals
Lunch: Full soup, salad and entree bar; cooked-to-order meals
Dinner: Full soup, salad, entree bar and deserts; cooked-to-order meals
Snacks: Provided between each meal (muffins, chips, crackers, fruit, etc.)
Drinks: Unlimited fountain sodas, Gatorade, water, juice, etc
*To-go options available
We look forward to hearing from you!
-Daddy’s Famous Foods Team
(949) 533-4331

Savvy Offroad is Building a Gladiator to Compete at KOH 2019
Savvy Offroad, the Official Armour of Ultra4, is currently building a new Jeep Gladiator to compete in the 2019 4WP Every Man Challenge in the SPIDERTRAX 4600 Stock Class! You can follow along with the build on Savvy’s Facebook Page as they prepare it to take on the toughest one-day off-road race in the country with Casey Currie and Erik Miller both taking turns behind the wheel! 
Check it out HERE!

Yokohama Tire Offering a $10,000 Contingency Prize for the Overall Winner of the “Every Man Challenge Race” at King of the Hammers
Yokohama Tire is offering a serious prize – $10,000 – to the overall winner of the “Every Man Challenge Race” (EMC) during the upcoming King of the Hammers (KOH) race week in Johnson Valley, California. 
Eligible participants must start and finish the race on Yokohama GEOLANDAR M/T G003™ or GEOLANDAR X-MT™ tires and display a Yokohama decal on each side of the race car. 
Yokohama will be selling tires on site during KOH week. To pre-order tires for KOH, contact Bob Root at Trackside Performance 949-589-5394.
About Yokohama Tire Corporation
Celebrating 50 years in the U.S., Yokohama Tire Corporation is the North American manufacturing and marketing arm of Tokyo, Japan-based The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd., a global manufacturing and sales company of premium tires since 1917. Servicing an extensive sales network throughout the U.S., Yokohama Tire Corporation is a leader in technology and innovation. The company’s complete product line includes tires for high-performance, light truck, passenger car, commercial truck and bus, and off-the-road mining and construction applications. For more information on Yokohama’s broad product line, visit
Connect with Yokohama Tire Corporation:

Yokohama is a strong supporter of the tire care and safety guidelines established by the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association and the National Highway Transportation and Safety Administration. Details can be found at the “Tire Care & Safety” section at

Want to do King of the Hammers 2019 the VIP way? We’ve got you covered!
Become a WARN VIP: Complete with catered meals, drinks, and exclusive seating as your favorite drivers take on something we haven’t thrown at them for 10 years! More information and to purchase tickets, click HERE!
Take Advantage of the KOH VIP Experience Presented by Power Motors: Complete with transportation to and from the Onterior airport, RV rental and VIP camping inside Hammer Town, catered meals, VIP tour opportunities and exclusive Short Course Start/Finish area seating! Click HERE for more information and to purchase tickets

King of the Hammers 2019 Race Week Schedule Now Posted! 
Just visit the KOH 2019 event page and click “Schedule”!

Qualifying Orders Are HERE!
Check out where in the line-up your favorite drivers are qualifying HERE!

Need to Know where You’re Going? Want to know where your favorite brands and teams are? 
Check out the Hammer Town Map HERE! 
Updated Garage Addresses are HERE!

Team Generators Available NOW to Rent:
Two options: Run a total of 40 hours or run 24/7 for Race Week, you pick what’s best for you! More info and orders available HERE!

Dedicated WiFi Will Be Available at KOH! Get Your Service Reserved Today!
There will be Premium Wifi available inside Hammertown, as well as dedicated Wifi at your garage area available. For dedicated service, go to
Limited-speed public Wifi will also be available in town, but if you have a team to run, vendor space to manage or just want steady internet access no matter how many people are on the Lakebed, dedicated Wifi is the way to go!

Media Credentials: 
If you haven’t applied for your media credentials for KOH 2019, please do so HERE!