From high-speed desert runs to grueling rock crawls, the 2022 King of Hammers did not disappoint. KMC was on scene and gettin’ dirty amongst the industry’s best drivers and crews. Did you miss this year’s King of the Hammers? KMC has you covered! Check out photos below and relive all the sand-blasted and suspension punishing moments.
“KMC is proud to continuously support our athletes who compete in King of The Hammers race. Not only does the race allow our drivers to highlight their abilities and skills, but it’s the perfect endurance challenge between man and machine,” says John Bitting, KMC Brand Manager.
The King of the Hammers is a race unlike any other. It is considered the "toughest one day off road race in the world." It is the cornerstone of a weeklong off-road festival in Johnson Valley, California. More than 60,000 spectators are expected to attend while millions more watch online.
Founded in 2007, King of the Hammers pins the most capable off-road trucks and UTVs across 165-miles of rigorous terrain. The ten-day event is a test of stamina for drivers and spectators alike and is the perfect event to showcase KMC’s robust and capable wheels.