A few months back I talked about the “crushing” good time the family had at a Monster Jam show. That was an indoor arena show and is a totally different experience than seeing one of their shows in a full-fledged stadium filled with a custom dirt track full of obstacles to soar over and, of course, smash through! For all our friends and readers in the NY & NJ area, Monster Jam is set to roar back into town on its “Path of Destruction” tour at MetLife stadium in East Rutherford, NJ on Saturday, June 14.
These trucks are built for short, high-powered bursts of speed, with monster trucks generating 1,500 to 2,000 horsepower and are capable of speeds of up to 100 miles per hour.
Don’t let their monster size-fool you though, these trucks can truly float through the air! They can fly 125 to 130 feet — a distance greater than 14 cars side by side — and soar up to 35 feet in the air!Continue reading ⇒