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Shaffer Motorsports Eager to Battle Class 10 Competition at SCORE San Felipe 250

Alameda, CA – After wrapping up the SCORE Desert Series class 4 title last season Mike Shaffer and the Shaffer Motorsports team want more. They figured class 4 would draw more competitors last season when they decided to go for … Continue reading

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Shaffer-Motorsports to race SCORE class 4 for 2012 Season

After several post season discussions, Team Shaffer Motorsports has opted for racing to win the season championship with SCORE in 2012. We will complement the SCORE season schedule with race with BITD, MORE and possibly other. It was primarily motivated … Continue reading

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Shaffer-Mortorsports on BITD podium after Henderson 250

OAKLAND, CA    DECEMBER 5, 2011  Shaffer-Motorsports team raced car #1066 at the TransWest Ford Henderson 250 this week end, thereby securing third place in “Best In The Desert” for the season! This was a very important race to many competitors … Continue reading

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Shaffer-Motorsports Finishes 2nd in 2011 Baja 1000

OAKLAND, CA     NOVEMBER 29, 2011   Torchmate Racing Shaffer-Motorsports team car #401 finished second in class, for their first apprearance at the 2011 Tecate SCORE Baja 1000, after completing 705 miles through the most grueling terrain in Baja with only 10 … Continue reading

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2011 Baja 1000

TORCHMATE AND SHAFFERS-MOTORSPORTS to race IN BAJA Oakland, CA – Three time SCORE JeepSpeed class 1700 Baja 1000 champion, Mike Shaffer and his teammates Shawn Twitchell and Daniel Aeberli are headed to Baja Mexico with the TORCHMATE class 4 buggy … Continue reading

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Vegas 2 Reno

For the first year stepping into this class, the Torchmate Shaffer Motorsports Team is doing really well…sitting in third place in class! We wish them luck this weekend! Thanks for sharing! Charlene Social Media Quick Link: Torchmate Racing Mike … Continue reading

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Torchmate 1066 is ready for the Silver State 300

Best In The Desert’s Biltek Silver State 300 will be held this Saturday, April 30th. The start and finish lines are close to Alamo, Nevada, a tiny town on Hwy 93 about 95 miles north of Las Vegas. With terrain … Continue reading

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Mike Shaffer at Mint 400

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Shaffer Motorsports Competes in Class 10 for 2011 Race Season

OAKLAND, CA   FEBRUARY 1, 2011  -  Shaffer-Motorsports racing team will join Class 10 for the Best In The Desert series, the SNORE Mint 400 and the SCORE Baja 1000 in 2011.  Torchmate number 1066 Driver of Record Mike Shaffer boasts … Continue reading

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2010 Baja 1000

Pirate4x4′s video resume of the Baja 1000 of 2010

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