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Dustin Off the Next Race: South Point 400

South Point 400

All the focus entering this event was, and still is but rightfully so, on the 16 men that locked in their opportunity to go after a championship.  It’s no longer about who missed the cut, or came so close, but about who made the field and now has an opportunity ...

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Monster Jam World Finals XX: Newness Creates Awareness

Being the fastest in qualifying, Tyler Menninga, like all the competitors, had to learn on the fly.

Taking the risk of moving the 20th edition of the Monster Jam World Finals away from the mecca that is Las Vegas ruffled some feathers among many fans, especially ones that spent 19 years booking their vacations for late March.  For this year, Vegas was not the home for the ...

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Parks Pit Report: Pennzoil 400 Presented by Jiffy Lube

Win No. 1 for Logano in 2019, and win No. 2 for the new Mustang.  Not a bad start to 2019 for Ford.

Well, needless to say everyone was anticipating an exciting, wild, and intense race with the entire new rules package put into full effect. A progressively banked race track, higher speeds, and utilizing the draft at a place outside of Daytona and Talladega meant there was a big opportunity for excitement, ...

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Dustin Off the Next Race: Pennzoil 400

Pennzoil 400

It’s time to give the folks on the west coast some love in 2019 as it’s once again the part of the season where “NASCAR Goes West” for three consecutive weeks, at three completely different tracks. This is certainly the time where this new aerodynamic package will get a workout, ...

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Final Truck Gives Lasting Impression as Ryan Anderson Wins Freestyle Championship

Photo Credit:  Eric Stern

The one competition that fans live to see no matter where Monster Jam competes is the final one on the night.  That competition is freestyle.  It’s a chance to see the drivers show off the skills they have worked so hard on and try to out-do the rest of the ...

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World Finals XIX: One Last Ride To Vegas Immortality

Who will win racing?  Who will win freestyle?  Can someone actually pull off the ultimate Double Down?

When it began in 2000, no one expected Monster Jam’s biggest event to expand to it’s global extravaganza that it is today.  A show that started with just 16 trucks has expanded to a field of 47 total competitors between the Double Down Showdown and the main attraction.  It also ...

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The Mad Scientist Literally Flips to Freestyle Championship in Las Vegas

Lee O'Donnell turned the Mad Scientist into a YouTube phenomenon in March.

The final day of the Monster Jam World Finals always garners the most attention.  Monster Jam understands this, because they offer a ticket package that is for only one night…the final night.  The reason, it’s the one part of the weekend everyone remembers for multiple reasons.  The final night of ...

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Ryan Anderson Breaks Through after Six Years to Earn First World Title

After coming so close two years ago in racing, and barely missing out in freestyle the last two seasons, Ryan Anderson is officially a champion.

When the bracket was set Thursday night for the racing portion of the Monster Jam World Finals, everyone could tell who was fast…because everyone was.  The field of 32 trucks was only separated by just over one and a half seconds from fast qualifier, Coty Saucier in Monster Energy, to ...

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