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Bill Markel

For almost two decades, Bonfire Racing has been in the business of dominating the desert. Founded by Bill Markel and his passion for racing, the team has been pursuing excellence since its inception.  While their current focus is on ATV events, Bonfire Racing has seen success on virtually any machine tough enough to handle the rough landscapes of the American South West.


Today, Bonfire Racing can be found building on their strong tradition of championship caliber off road racing.

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billmarkelOn The Horizon

Bonfire Racing is excited for the 2013 season, and for very good reason.  Fresh of a strong 2012 campaign, which resulted in an AMA sanctioned district 37 “expert” class repeat championship; the future looks even brighter than the team’s already impressive past.  Read More

Race Schedule

My next race is March 10th & 1th  HBMC Dual Euro Scrambles  Johnson Valley

My Results



Photos of my favorite moments.