Minneapolis, Minn., (9/1/2009) – Mark Holz and his Holz Racing RANGER RZR S took another “UTV Class 1” win and the overall clinching the WORCS 2009 Championship, at Straddleline ORV Park, in Olympia, Wash.
Holz clinched the championship with two rounds remaining due to his overwhelming point lead. He has four first-place and overall wins with a total of 98 points, 46 more points than second place.
“My RANGER RZR S performed perfectly all season and was dominant on the track. The power provided by the Kroyer modified engine allowed me to holeshot every race, even when we were up against 1000cc Side-by-Sides,” said Holz. “All in all it was a great season and I look forward to more racing in the future.”
Doug Eichner and his RANGER RZR S also are leading their WORCS division, “UTV 3,” with a total of 99 points. Eichner took first in the class at Straddleline and second overall.
The next WORCS race is September 25-27, in Devore, Calif. Holz’s next race is the Best In The Desert Silver State 300 September 25-27.
Holz’s Sponsors are Holz Racing Products, Kroyer Racing Engines, Polaris Industries, Fox Racing Shox, Maxxis Tires, Walker Evans Racing Wheels, Utendorfer Graphic Design, Gear Works.
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