This #TruckThursday, the 2019 Ram 1500 Insurgent is about to get ‘down and soiled’ with 1,243 miles of rugged southwest terrain when the 2018 Rebelle Rally hits the paths Saturday, October 13, in Lake Tahoe, California.
The all-female, off-roading and navigation rally brings groups of ladies from all around the globe collectively for seven days of intense off-road journey via California and Nevada deserts, sand dunes and dust trails.
Veteran off-roader Nena Barlow and her teammate Chris Mayne will probably be competing for the coveted Rebelle Rally Bone Inventory Award in a inventory 2019 Ram 1500 Insurgent. Barlow’s 2016 and 2017 Rally efforts netted her a 3rd and second-place total end, in addition to back-to-back Bone Inventory awards for being the very best ending unmodified automobile.
Their full-size Ram 1500 Insurgent off-roader, which they’ve nicknamed ‘Pepper,’ has much more choices for journey on the road-less-traveled, like a manufacturing facility carry, locking rear differential and a new-this-year Quad Cab configuration.
Barlow owns and manages a southwest off-road tour enterprise referred to as Barlow Adventures, and was not too long ago named considered one of solely eight folks chosen as a Grasp Coach by the Worldwide Four-Wheel Drive Trainers’ Affiliation (I4WDTA).
The competing groups have their work reduce out for them as a result of the Rebelle Rally calls on precision navigation and driving expertise, not pace, to succeed in pre-determined checkpoints in a prescribed period of time. No GPS, cell telephones or different know-how ‘helpers’ allowed.
Barlow and Mayne’s Crew Four Corners has loaded up their provides and tenting gear. Early Saturday morning, they’ll set out on the final word off-road journey with maps, compass, highway guide and a decided ardour to deliver residence the prize.
Click on right here to observe the Ram Insurgent Crew Four Corners day by day progress. We’ll test in once more with the staff early subsequent week. And, in fact, we’ll observe up with the ultimate post-race staff rating.