2011 Baja 500 ATV winner and founder of Bomb Squad Racing Wes Miller takes you along on his crazy adventures down under. Follow Wes in this video series as he prepares for and races the legendary Finke Desert Race, held in the most remote stretches of the Outback June 11-13. Miller piloted his Honda TRX700XX with X-Rex tires from GBC Motorsports to a second place ATV finish.
Just days before the race, Miller and his crew start building his quad from the ground up.
Day 2 of building, the crew has to deal with late-arriving parts and wheel issues.
Wes takes his quad out for a test ride on the red Australian soil.
Prologue – timed qualifying. Wes rode his 700XX to an 8th place position.
Day 1 of racing, Miller finishes 2nd and his mechanic, Rich Morel, shows us some of the maintenance they do to prepare for Day 2.
Day 2 of racing, and Miller finishes 2nd overall. He closed the gap but couldn’t quite make up the deficit.