Supercross and motocross driver Travis Pastrana is no stranger to jumps.
Ken Block qualified third and recorded the fastest lap of the day during Wednesday’s Day one heats. At last year’s GRC Las Vegas, Block was leading the final when his car caught fire, ending his run.
Stephan Verdier is a pro skier who also has experience rally racing at Pikes Peak.
Scott Speed has plenty of experience behind the wheel of F1 cars, stock cars, and karts. He beat Rhys Millen, Nelson Piquet Jr., and Bryce Menzies on Wednesday, completing a clean sweep for Ford during the first day's heats.
Bryce Menzies has plenty of experience in dirtbikes, buggies, and trophy truck racing but the Vegas native gave his hometown a good show and took 6th place overall.