Johnson Tops Qualifying in Quest to Defend Frozen Rush Crown

New year, new truck, no difference. Off-road legend Ricky Johnson topped the speed charts in qualifying for Red Bull Frozen Rush this morning, posting a two-lap qualifying time of 1:33.997 to earn the top seed. He knocked off fellow Red Bull driver Bryce Menzies by just under a tenth of a second in a reverse…

Menzies Dominates Wednesday Frozen Rush Practice

Bryce Menzies was the man to beat in Wednesday’s practice sessions for Red Bull Frozen Rush, posting the fastest lap time in all three practice sessions. Driving the #7 Menzies Motorsports Ford, the Las Vegas native posted a fastest lap time of 40.700 seconds in the second practice. Defending race winner Ricky Johnson wasn’t far…

Red Bull Frozen Rush: Meet the Newcomers

Eight drivers made the trek across the United States to compete in last year’s Red Bull Frozen Rush, the first multi-competitor edition of the event that pits 900-horsepower Pro 4 short course trucks on the snow. The event returns to the slopes of Sunday River in Maine once again this year, but three of the…

Welcome to the Next Frontier: Red Bull Frozen Rush

There’s simply no way to fully describe Red Bull Frozen Rush to those who haven’t experienced it in person. The concept is wild enough—900 horsepower Pro 4 trucks charging through the snow on the slopes of Sunday River in Newry, ME, piloted by the world’s best drivers. It’s an event unlike any other in the…

Race Recap: Red Bull Frozen Rush

IN BRIEF: On Friday, Sunday River Resort in Newry, ME hosted Red Bull Frozen Rush, an unprecedented event in which eight drivers took 900-horsepower Pro 4 trucks to the ski slopes. After debuting his Pro 4 truck on the snow in a one-off demonstration run last year, Ricky Johnson earned the victory over longtime rival Johnny Greaves….

Red Bull Frozen Rush: Ricky Johnson Interview Transcript (Thursday)

RICKY JOHNSON #48 Red Bull/KMC Wheels/Discount Tire Ford Red Bull Frozen Rush January 9, 2014 Johnson comes into this year’s Frozen Rush with a slight advantage on the rest of the field, having driven on the same BFGoodrich snow tires during the demonstration event at Mount Snow last year. He earned the sixth spot in…

Red Bull Frozen Rush: Rob MacCachren Interview Transcript (Thursday)

ROB MACCACHREN #21 Rockstar Energy/Makita Tools Ford Red Bull Frozen Rush January 9, 2014 MacCachren brings three decades of off-road experience to Frozen Rush and has adapted quickly to the format. He posted the second fastest practice time on Wednesday before earning the pole in Thursday’s event. You had a decent practice run yesterday, towards the…