Topend Sports Logo

Monster Truck Rallies

Typically American, and typically male dominated, the Monster Truck Rallies are big in every way. The trucks are modified four-wheel drive vehicles, with the truck body sitting way up on top of tires six feet high and almost four feet wide. Such vehicles would never be allowed on the road even though they are in great working order.

Monster Truck jumpMonster Truck jump

The vehicles have to be towed to the stadiums where they put on their shows. They compete by driving off an elevated ramp and seeing how many cars they can crush beneath them before reach to a stop. Between 15 and 25 cars are crushed during the average rally.

Related Pages

send us a comment Any comments, suggestions, or corrections? Please let us know.

Sport Extra

Check out the 800+ sports in the Encyclopedia of Every Sport. Well not every sport, as there is a list of unusual sports, extinct sports and newly created sports. How to get on these lists? See What is a sport? We also have sports winners lists, and about major sports events and a summary of every year.

 → How to Cite