Sneak Peak – Monster Trucks at Big Pineapple

29 May, 2014
Author: Charles Hodgson

Earlier in the week, the media was given a sneak peak at the action that can be expected at Saturday’s (31st May) Monster Truck & Free Style Motocross show at the Big Pineapple.
Here’s what the organisers have told us about the program.
For the first time on the Coast the legendary Monster Truck that started it all direct from St Louis Bigfoot USA will be driven by 6 time USA Champ Rick Long – Monster Jam star Kreg Christiansen from Salt Lake City will thrill the 1000’s of fans in his $300,000 Wicked Monster Truck, New Zealand champ Danny Pattard will make his QLD debut in Tassie Devil.
Scooby Doo the World’s favourite truck and Spot the Dog will confront a genuine carnage course and multi Australia Champ Out back Thunda will immense the crowd, witness the first ever real monster freestyle ever seen on the Sunshine Coast.
The 1300 HP truck will contest skywheelie comps, racing and monster freestyle over the awesome super fast 4WD racing course in never seen before Monster Cross.
The FMX Airbourne assult will see Crusty’s legend Matt Schubring and a list of Freestyling Motorcross stars perform an FMX Extreme air shoot out.
The Caloundra Scrap Metal Crasharama Smash and Crash Demolition Derby is going to be insane with over 20 cars already entered for the winner takes all smashfest.
A gigantic Hot FM fireworks spectacular, Jet Quad, 4WD’s, Crane Drop and much more will ensure that this is not just a night of monsters but all out high octane family thrills and spills
Gates will open at 3pm for spectators and the Show will start at 5pm sharp. So be early.
The event is not at the Big Pineapple itself but across the road adjacent to the large bitumen car park. Spectators will sit on a huge grassed bank giving excellent viewing of the show but bring a blanket for comfort.
Food and licenced bars are in operation. For tickets sales you can go to any Sunshine Coast Autobarn and pick your tickets up there for cash or go online to pay by credit card at Tickets are available at the gate and for any further information please call 0447 MONSTA.
This will be a fantastic night for all ages don’t miss it.