AURORA, Ill. (December 29, 2014) – Feld Motor Sports® announced today the Monster Jam® FOX Sports 1 Championship Series, an enhanced points-paying stadium tour, that awards the top four finishers a berth at the prestigious Monster Jam World FinalsSM at Las Vegas’ Sam Boyd Stadium on March 26-28. [Read More …]
The media crew at Monster Truck Throwdown had a busy 2014 working on an awesome new monster truck DVD titled Throw Down For What which follows the 2014 Monster Truck Throwdown season, featuring some incredible events in Illinois, Maine, and Michigan. The DVD takes an in depth look at the action on the track, as well as behind the scenes as the drivers and crews alike battle against each other, and the elements at some of the biggest independent Monster Truck events in the country. With some of the sports top drivers and rising stars Throw Down For What has plenty of thrills with wild action, but make no mistake this film is more than just jumps and crashes. The crew focused on bringing a different perspective to Monster Truck videos by focusing on what happens behind the scenes, both on and off the track. Several drivers were interviewed over the course of filming including the likes of Jim Koehler (Avenger), Steve Koehler (Wrecking Crew), Greg Wichenbach (Crushstation), Jamey Garner (Over Bored), Trent Montgomery (Bounty Hunter), JR McNeal (Xtermigator), and others to get their perspective on what it’s like to drive this machines and find out what they’re thinking as they chase the Monster Truck Throwdown championship. Filmed entirely in high definition, there’s plenty of stunning visuals like no other Monster Truck dvd of its kind. [Read More …]
Press Release: Lucas Oil Monster Truck Nationals® 2015 Winter Tour Celebrates the 40th Birthday of Bigfoot®
(Indianapolis) – The Lucas Oil Monster Truck Nationals returns for 2015 with a 13-show winter season tour celebrating the 40th birthday of the Original Monster Truck – Bigfoot. The Lucas Oil Monster Truck Nationals invites fans to attend Bigfoot’s Birthday Bash and Smash Tour. It opens at Tyson Events Center in Sioux City, IA on January 16th and will visit six cities, wrapping up for the season in Columbus, OH on April 11th. The five truck all-star show will feature three Monster Trucks from the legendary Bigfoot stable, including the Lucas Oil Bigfoot and the two Hemi-powered RAM Monster Trucks, Raminator and Rammunition from Hall Brothers Racing. Making its debut on the Tour for 2015 will be a green 10ft. tall and 25ft. long fire-breathing, fast-moving mechanical creature called RockZilla that will amaze and delight audiences with its danger-hungry feats between Monster Truck runs. [Read More …]
The Back To School Monster Truck Bash returned Saturday to The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway as eight monster trucks were set to take on one of the most challenging tracks in all of monster truck racing and freestyle, with a top notch field of drivers and trucks alike. As if the course wasn’t challenging enough, heavy rains before the start of qualifying complicated matters further, but two drivers rose to the occasion and claimed victory. [Read More …]
For the first time ever AllMonster.com was able to cover the Thompson Metal Monster Truck Madness at Bristol Motor Speedway last Saturday. With a top notch facility like none other and a strong field of 8 trucks the stage was set for a spectacular event on the infield of “The Last Great Colosseum.” [Read More …]
Celebrating his 25th anniversary driving ‘The Original Monster Truck’™, Dan Runte can add another championship to his long list of accomplishments behind the wheel. He and BIGFOOT #18 won their 3rd consecutive title of ‘Toughest Monster Truck'; considered by many to be one of the most competitive circuits in the monster truck industry. [Read More …]
Our man Jeremy Puglisi was in the house for the 15th edition of the Las Vegas World Finals, and it was a wild one as usual. Adam Anderson in Grave Digger The Legend captured his second straight racing championship over Tom Meents in Maximum Destruction, while Todd Leduc announced his presence with authority in Metal Mulisha and took his first freestyle championship home. More updates to come. Thanks for your support of AllMonster!
Welcome back to Starting Line! It has been a fantastic first month of monster trucks, and we’ve had photographers all over the place getting YOU the best coverage in the sport. What follows are some thoughts on the first month of the 2014 monster truck season: [Read More …]
Press Release: “Monster Nite Out” Arena Tour is Set for the Winter 2014 Lucas Oil Monster Truck Nationals®
(Indianapolis) – Families will enjoy a “Monster Nite Out” in seven arenas around the U.S. as the 2014 winter season of the Lucas Oil Monster Truck Nationals schedule is announced. Tickets go on sale Friday, November 8th for each of the tour stops with complete ticketing information available at www.MonsterNationals.com.
The 2014 “Monster Nite Out” tour will present an all-star high-caliber lineup of the world’s most famous and powerful monster trucks including the “original monster truck”- BIGFOOT. At each tour performance, a pit party with the drivers and their monsters will be held two hours prior to show time. At the pit party, families can get photos, autographs, and get up-close to the ultra-high powered high-jumping machines. Live music from rising country star Brandon Maddox and band will add to the fun. [Read More …]
In the fall of 1983 at the 4 Wheel Drive Jamboree in Indianapolis, Indiana, the Samson Monster Truck, owned and driven by Don Maples of Huntsville, Alabama made its debut. Dan and Chris Patrick purchased the truck and name in 1988. Over the past 30 years, the Samson body has undergone many changes and paint schemes. From Red, to Coors Extra Gold, to Keystone, to American Gladiators with the Arms to Red-White-Blue, to our signature “Samson Blue”. Dan thought he would give the monster truck “thing” a try for a few years and here we are 25 years later still going strong!!
Our Patrick Enterprises Inc / Samson Monster Truck Open House will be held Saturday October 12, 2013 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, 26886 Morris Salem Road, Circleville, Ohio 43113.
Check out our new Samson 30th Anniversary t-shirts that will be available at the Open House and on our website merchandise page www.samson4x4.com/merch.htm
We look forward to this event and hope you all can come celebrate Samson’s 30th anniversary with us!
-Dan and Chris Patrick & Family [Read More …]