El Martillo Racing is a Canadian, American and Mexican Off-Road race team created to challenge the Dakar 2014 in Argentina, Bolivia and Chile. The team is lead by Canadian businessman Matt Campbell, managed by Paul Clark, with driving talent supplied by Luis Ramirez and Matt Campbell in OP:1 class (autos) and Jeff Quade in motorcycles.
The team is based in Los Cabos, Mexico and will compete in the car class in a new, Dakar designed, Jimco race car and in motorcycles on a KTM 450.
In the race, which is 8,000 kilometers over 14 days the team will be supported by two Dodge service trucks, plus they will enter an Iveco truck in the race to act as a chase vehicle and race support truck. The team is looking forward to the challenge and will do well is this, there first Dakar Race.