SOURCE: Galavantier


March 30, 2012 13:52 ET VORE Roughrider Truck Finishes Second in Class at 2012 Mint 400

Online Travel Company and Vegas Off-Road Experience Teamed Up for One Wild Ride

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - Mar 30, 2012) -, the online travel company specializing in amazing Las Vegas vacation and activity experiences, teamed up with travel partner VORE (Vegas Off-Road Experience) to place a truck in the 2012 Mint 400.

Held just outside Las Vegas in Jean, Nevada on March 24, 2012, the and VORE Roughrider Truck competed in Pro Class 5500, where driver Travanon Ash maneuvered his way to a second place finish. Ash completed 93 one-mile laps in the desert during the nine-hour race in which more than 50% of the drivers do not finish.

"We were extremely excited to be able to team up with one of our travel partners, VORE, to enter a truck in the Mint 400," said Marko Greisen, Co-Founder & CEO of "Having Travanon finish second in his class was truly an awesome accomplishment and we can't wait to do this again."

VORE trucks have raced many races, mostly with amateur drivers, and in the Mint 400 continued a streak of finishing in first, second or third.

Fans looking to have their own off-road driving experience when coming to Las Vegas can visit to secure an action and adventure vacation package.

For photos of the VORE Roughrider Truck, please visit:

Launched in third quarter of 2011, offers travel seekers the opportunity to purchase exceptional vacation and activity experiences at unbeatable prices. is so confident travelers won't find the same hotel and activity package experiences for less, the company will compensate travelers with a $100 credit if they can. Currently, Galavantier features one-of-a-kind vacation packages to Las Vegas and has aligned itself with premier partners to create enticing vacation packages including Maverick Helicopter and Grand Canyon experiences.

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