Monster Jam® Roars Into Kansas City’s Sprint Center Feb. 8-10
Kansas City, MO – Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam, the world’s premier monster truck series that performs to over 4 million fans annually, will roar into Sprint Center for the “Baddest” Monster Jam ever held in Kansas City for four shows February 8-10.
Tickets for Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam® are affordably priced for the whole family with seats starting at $17. Tickets are available online at SprintCenter.com, the Sprint Center Box Office and charge-by-phone at 888-929-7849. Facility and convenience fees may apply.
Show Schedule Friday – February 8 at 7:30 pm Saturday - February 9 at 2:00 and 7:30 pm Sunday – February 10 at 2:00 pm
The event will feature GRAVE DIGGER, driven by Randy Brown; SUPERMAN, driven by Joey Parnell; CAPTAIN AMERICA, driven by Chad Fortune; MEGA BITE, driven by Brad Allen; BRUTUS, driven by Chris Bergeron; GRAVE DIGGER, THE LEGEND, driven by Adam Anderson; ERADICATOR, driven by Andy Slifko; and BACKDRAFT, driven by Jeremy Slifko.
Approximately 12 feet tall and about 12 feet wide, monster trucks are custom-designed machines that sit atop 66-inch-tall tires and weigh a minimum of 10,000 pounds. Built for short, high-powered bursts of speed, monster trucks generate 1,500 to 2,000 horsepower and are capable of speeds of up to 100 miles per hour. Monster trucks can fly up to125 to 130 feet (a distance greater than 14 cars side by side) and up to 35 feet in the air.
Party in the Pits before the 2 pm show on Saturday and Sunday starting at 10:30 am. The Ultimate Fan Experience gives fans the opportunity to get a view of the trucks up close and meet the drivers of the massive monster trucks. Tickets are $10 each and can be purchased in advance or at the door.
Monster Jam, sanctioned by the United States Hot Rod Association®, is the most popular monster truck tour, performing to over 4 million fans annually at the most prestigious arenas and stadiums throughout the world. Monster Jam® shows consist of three main fan-favorite elements – the pit party, racing and freestyle. The pit party gives all fans a chance to meet the stars of Monster Jam up-close while taking pictures and getting autographs.
For media requests, please contact Nancy Besa at 816.674.4775 or BesaPR@me.com to arrange interviews and photo opportunities. For more information on Monster Jam, log on to www.MonsterJam.com.
About Feld Motor Sports, Inc. Feld Motor Sports, Inc. is the world leader in specialized arena and stadium-based motor sports entertainment. Feld Motor Sports, Inc. productions include Monster Jam®, Monster Energy® Supercross, AMA Arenacross Series, Nuclear Cowboyz?, and IHRA® Nitro Jam®. Feld Motor Sports, Inc. is a division of Feld Entertainment, the world’s largest producer of live family entertainment. For more information on Feld Entertainment, visit www.feldentertainment.com.
About the United States Hot Rod Association® The United States Hot Rod Association® originated in 1978 as a sanctioning body for truck and tractor pulling events, later expanding to produce mud and sand drag racing. The USHRA® grew steadily and within its first decade emerged as the premier Monster Truck racing organization. Today the USHRA®, together with Feld Motor Sports, produces quality events and involves coordinating competition, defining regulations and technical requirements, setting safety standards and officiating at each event. Whether the USHRA® event entails Pro Race Trucks, QUAD WARS™, or Monster Trucks, you can be sure the event will be the highest quality show motor sports has to offer, creating unmatched excitement and spectacular memories.
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