MORR Announces First Two Contingency Partners of 2016
Weddle Industries & Automatic Transmission Design
Abrams, Wisc. (February 12, 2016) - Just as MORR was wrapping up another successful Sportsman Championship Banquet, two companies announced their contingency program for the 2016 MORR season. Automatic Transmission Design and Weddle Industries have once again added MORR supported races to their marketing programs.
"We were just wrapping up all particulars with the banquet," noted Mike Reusche, MORR Contingency Director, "when two emails came up confirming their support for the 2016 season."
Weddle Industries, located in Goleta, California specializes in extreme use
transaxles, gears gearboxes, and clutches. The company's gears, transaxles and clutches are featured in the hardest working race vehicles in the world and have earned a growing list of wins and impressive results at Dakar, Baja, and the Deserts of the Southwest.
The Weddle Industries MORR Contingency Plan awards first place finishers in all three buggy classes. Light Buggy: $50. 1600 Buggy $75. Super Buggy: $150. To qualify, winners must be a Weddle Industries customer.
Automatic Transmission Design of Germantown, Wisconsin manufactures and builds custom high performance racing transmissions, torque converters and valve bodies for every form of motorsports requiring an automatic transmission.
The ATD MORR Contingency Plan awards customers that use an ATD transmission and torque converter $100 for each win and $50 for runner-up finishes in the following classes: Classix, Stock Truck, Super Stock Truck, Super Truck, and Limited 4.
The first race of the season will be the TORC Series event at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Illinois. The snow is still falling throughout the Midwest, but teams are already preparing for the season opener on June 10-11.
For complete details on the Weddle Industries and Automatic Transmission Design contingency plans, please visit
2016 MORR Event Schedule
MORR Banquet - Island Casino - Bark River, MI
June 10-11 Joliet, IL
June 25-26 Crandon, WI
July 16-17 Elk River, MN
July 30-31 Bark River, MI
August 12-13* Hartford, MI
September 2-4 Crandon, WI
* Non-Points - Event - select classes
The goal of the Midwest Off Road Racing (MORR) group is to insure affordable racing for the Midwest Sportsman Off Road Racer by uniting racers with a common voice. Maintaining affiliations with approved sanctioning bodies will allow the competitor and the enthusiast to enjoy off road racing now and in the future.