With 372 points already in the bag in the 2014 Maxxis 4x4 Cup Extreme Off-Road Challenge, Edison Dungca successfully defended his Driver of the Year crown, beating second-placer Red Diwa by a whopping 82 points. Completing the top three is Noel Bartolome.
Bartolome, however, topped the Philippine Tough Truck Challenge, the finale of the Maxxis 4x4 Cup held in Porac, Pampanga, on December 7, with a combined time of 19 minutes and 29.91 seconds for the three courses used in the event. Omer Dungca came in second with a time of 19 minutes and 48.17 seconds, while third-placer Michael Cerin clocked 21 minutes and 29.06 seconds.
The 2014 Maxxis 4x4 Cup Extreme Off-Road Challenge is presented by Maxxis Tires Philippines in partnership with the National Association of Filipino Off-Roaders, which acts as the event's technical committee.
Photos by Patrick Everett Tadeo