Gas Monkey Garage, owned by Richard Rawlings, is world-famous for building some of the most impressive, custom-built cars and trucks. In recent years, the company has also become known for their Monster Truck, which was unveiled in 2018. This massive vehicle stands 8′ tall and 12′ wide and has been seen at events all over the world.
The Monster Truck is powered by a massive 572 cubic inch engine that produces an incredible 1,200 horsepower and 1,400 foot-pounds of torque. The huge truck can reach speeds of up to 70 mph and is capable of jumping distances of up to 150 feet! It comes equipped with a variety of innovative features including a four-link suspension system, custom-made tires designed specifically for off-road use, and a heavy-duty skid plate.
The truck has become an icon of Gas Monkey Garage and its popularity continues to grow. The truck has been featured in music videos and TV shows such as Street Outlaws: New Orleans and Gas Monkey Garage’s own show Fast N’ Loud. It has also been featured in various magazines such as Hot Rod Magazine.
Gas Monkey Garage currently still has their Monster Truck in their possession. The company continues to use it for promotional events around the world. They are also working on upgrading the truck with new features in order to keep it competitive when participating in monster truck competitions.
Yes, Gas Monkey Garage still has their Monster Truck in their possession. The company continues to use it for promotional events around the world and are actively upgrading it with new features to keep it competitive in monster truck competitions.