CYPRESS, CA – Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. (Toyo Tires®) announces that off-road superstar Bryce Menzies has become the newest member of Team Toyo. Menzies will compete on championship-winning Toyo Open Country tires with his #7 Red Bull / Toyo Tires / KMC Ford trucks, both in desert racing and short course off-road racing. Witness the power of Bryce Menzies’s 1,200-horsepower, all-wheel drive truck at https://youtu.be/soXfpuC8Yrw.
Menzies is a three-time SCORE Baja 500 winner, former SCORE International® Series Champion and two-time Mint 400 winner in the Best In The Desert series. Also proficient in short course off-road racing, Menzies won the TORC Series Pro2 class championship three years in a row, 2011 – 2013. He has also competed successfully in the Pro 2 class of the Lucas Oil® Off-Road Racing Series (LOORRS).
“I’m very pleased to be making this change to Toyo Tires,” said Menzies. “This is obviously a big change for my program, but one I felt I needed to make. After testing the tires, I knew I could win with them and joining Team Toyo opened up new possibilities for me. I look forward to putting Toyo Tires in the winner’s circle!”
“We are excited to welcome off-road racing champ Bryce Menzies to the Toyo Tires family,” said Stan Chen, sr. manager of events and sponsorships, Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. “Bryce possesses tenacity and a commitment to excellence that aligns with our own company values. We look forward to a long partnership of racing and winning.”
Menzies joins a prestigious line-up of Team Toyo drivers including Robby Gordon, winner of the 2006 SCORE Baja 1000, 2013 SCORE Baja 500 and 2012 Best In The Desert series Grand Championship; BJ Baldwin, two-time SCORE International® Overall Point Champion (2012 and 2013) and winner of the 2012 and 2013 SCORE Baja 1000; Andy McMillin, 2017 SCORE Baja 500 winner; Tavo Vildosóla, 2016 SCORE Baja 500 winner; and Kyle LeDuc, five-time Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series Pro 4 class Champion. The tires these champions had in common – Toyo® Open Country®.