Lockett Show's Popular 2011 Reno Off-Road Motorsports
Reno, Nevada, March 2011—The
Reno Off-Road Motorsports Expo signals the launch of northern Nevada's
four-wheel drive season. As Jeep 4WD enthusiasts ready for the Sierra trails and desert treks, the Off-Road
Motorsports Expo showcases the latest products and services that keep our 4WD rigs on trail. Displays
included race and trail 4x4s that advance the technology, performance and trail equipment used by Jeep 4WD
Al Lockett (right) and David Rainey (left) discuss
four-wheeling plans for the coming season. Last summer, the 4WD
Mechanix Magazine XJ Cherokee accompanied these two
hardcore wheelers on the Camp Wamp transportation crew, followed by a trek to Gold Lake—the hard way! Al
Lockett did an exceptional job organizing this year's Reno Off-Road Expo, providing a tremendous service to
the regional 4WD community!
Chris Dickerson, owner of Sierra 4x4 Trailers, talked
nonstop with visitors about his quality trailers. Locally built to the highest standards, Chris caught my
attention! (To see the full-length video interview at the "Aftermarket Products for Jeep 4WDs"
section, click here!)
Al Lockett is an avid Jeep four-wheeler—he is also the promoter of
the Reno Off-Road Expo. This year's event became a gala affair, as Lockett Shows organized three distinct events under the roof of the Reno-Sparks Convention
Del Albright makes every major event in the Sierra
region. He represents Cal Four-Wheel and the Blue Ribbon Coalition, tirelessly working at preserving trail
access. Last summer, Del and I shared the trail at the Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Super Event. We
supported vets and their sacrifices, honoring their service to our
This year's Reno Off-Road Motorsports
Expo met every vendor and spectator need! For the four-wheel drive crowd, there were new products,
industry specialists and members of the local four-wheel drive clubs on hand. Display vehicles and
trailers provided a major draw. The latest 4WD equipment and upgrades were the buzz.
Entertainment went nonstop, from professional bass fishing tips to Splash
Dog and Pug competitions. Add to that the three exhibitions per day by Tommi Ahvala, World Champion trials
motorcyclist. (To see the video of Tommi Ahvala's complete show, click here!)
Missed the show? Catch the excitement in the video! See why Reno, Nevada, and the Reno
Off-Road Expo should be on your calendar for next year! See the video (below) and join us in 2012...
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