A Tale of Two Baja 1000 Cuts

An experiment with two different one minute intros to test the YouTube algorithm. If you follow Mr. Beast you might be aware of his obsession with the Youtube algorithm. The takeaway from all of his success is the first 30 seconds of any video. If viewer retention is greater than 70 percent to start off…

Born in Baja: Full Race

The Unicorn, Robby Gordon’s no-holds-barred trophy truck, is arguably the most famous off-road truck in the Baja Penninsula and the world. It also serves as the genesis for our Speed UTV brand of side-by-side designed to be the best utility terrain vehicle in the Powersports industry. We are sharing every minute of our GoPro Hero…

Multicam Edit from Nashville

On-board with Robby Gordon at the Big Machine Music City Grand Prix in Nashville during race one. Complete race from three cameras, cut to the most interesting views using Davinci Resolve. Not racing action sped up for continuous viewing.

They’re Gonna Know

“Thanks, Bill”

Mid Ohio Stadium Super Trucks

BTS: St.Petersburg Stadium Super Trucks

Full Circle. The First time Kyle Larson Stepped Foot Into a Stockcar

After a rainy first day, it was all sunshine and fast cars at Langley Speedway in Hampton, Va., Thursday as ironically the 2011 Drive for Diversity Combine concluded with 26 talented drivers participating in the on-track testing. It also signaled the arrival of a young Kyle Larson to the NASCAR scene. I remember the buzz…

A billion spectators? The Dakar Rally and Its Global Reach!

I was on the coast in Southern Africa when I was introduced “as working for NASCAR.” As I began to explain, “No, not for NAS..” the other party said, “You mean like Robby Gordon?” They knew of NASCAR through the Dakar Rally. Years earlier Gordon had started infiltrating the global ranks, not for his prowess…

How the Dakar Rally media has changed for the better

Watching this really well done Dakar highlights package reminded me of how far the media landscape has changed – especially amongst the current insurrection crisis. Back in 2006, the ASO did not allow the teams to ‘broadcast’ themselves. Every aspect of producing a video of the Dakar Rally back in those days was unheard of…

Desert Testing El Diablo

Three Weeks until the 2019 Dakar Rally [Timelapse]

In just three weeks, three race cars were built. Here’s the timelapse. Doing time-lapses over extended periods of time can be challenging. One solution I’ve found is through old android phones using the ipwebcam app. If the phone has connectivity you can upload images as they are taken to a dropbox. It’s worthwhile to get…