Off Road Racing Sponsorship


Husqvarna is the 2014 Series Partner of TORC: The Off-Road Championship, the nation’s premiere short-course, off-road racing series, as well as the naming rights sponsor for the TORC race scheduled for April 25 and 26, 2014, at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

The partnership with TORC focuses on category brand exclusivity, event activation, promotional offers, television broadcasts, social media efforts and other TORC series related fan engagement touch points.

Additionally, Husqvarna will continue to sponsor drivers (and brothers) Jarit and Jesse Johnson this season.

2014 Race Schedule

April 5-6: Primm, NV (Primm Off Road Raceway)
April 25-26: “The Husqvarna Showdown in Charlotte” Charlotte, NC (Charlotte Motor Speedway)
May 17-18: St. Louis, MO (Gateway Motorsports Park)
June 28-29: Crandon, WI (Crandon Int’l Off Road Raceway)
July 19-20: Bark River, MI (Bark River Off Road Raceway) Watch Saturday's race on YouTube | Watch Sunday's race on YouTube
Aug 5-6: Sturgis, SD (Buffalo Chip Powersports Complex) Watch Tuesday's race on YouTube | Watch Wednesday's race on YouTube
Aug 30-31: Crandon, WI (Crandon Int’l Off Road Raceway) Watch Saturday's race on YouTube | Watch Sunday's race on YouTube

TORC Series TORC on Facebook Press release Watch live races on Motor Trend's YouTube channel


Off Road Racing Giveaway

Want to win a FREE mower? We are giving away one all-wheel drive walk mower per race this season.

Enter the giveaway

Husqvarna Race Team

Jarit Johnson

Birthdate:
1/16/79

Racing Background:
Jarit Johnson began winning races at age 5. Since then he’s carved his racing career in both NASCAR and Off-Road. His older brother, 6-Time NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Jimmie Johnson, is already a superstar of NASCAR making the Johnson name one of the most recognized names in racing. In 2012, Jarit returned to his roots, Short Course Off-Road Racing and has been focused on building his team. After finishing with rookie of the year honors in 2013, Jarit ended up with 6 top 10’s and 6 top 5’s and took home 3rd place at Red Bud, MI. Jarit will be looking to improve his performance and stand on the podium throughout the 2014 race season.

Jesse Johnson

Birthdate:
5/24/1989

Racing Background:
Born into a racing family led by his two brothers Jimmie and Jarit, Jessie Johnson has been racing since the age of 10. Jessie’s career includes moving up the ranks in legend cars, to late models, to LOORS Superlite. The 2014 race season will mark Jessie’s second run in the TORC Pro-Lite Series. Jessie will be running a full schedule this season and is focused on winning a championship.


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