Monster Trucks --did you know?

July 18, 2002

Did you know...

... Monster Trucks are usually 11 feet tall and 12 feet wide?

... they must weigh a minimum of 9,000 pounds?

... the average monster truck team will use five engines each year?

... that each engine has an average cost of $35,000?

... the cars crushed by monster trucks come from local junkards, and are returned after the event?

... it takes three days for eight people to build a monster truck course? They work 18 to 20 hours each day.

... the average amount of dirt used to build a course is 700 cubic yards at an arena, 3,500 cubic yards at a stadium?


Source: Clear Channel Entertainment

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