The 2nd Annual Monster Truck Summer Meltdown is Friday and Saturday July 13 & 14, 2012 in Sauk Rapids at the Benton County Fairgrounds.
Gates open at 5pm, Pit party from 6-7pm and the show begins at 7:30.
The Trucks competing this year include: Stinger, Heart Breaker, Xtreme Eagle http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vN0ggFrYLYo , Barbarian http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5514HifkitY and Jim Burns in Mechanical Mischief. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cn2FGXGSSKY
Kaila Savage in Heart breaker is from Delano (MN) and is a real talent with more guts than any female driver in the country, she is known for being one of the few crazy enough to attempt the back flip in a Monster Truck, and has done it numerous times during shows put on in Mexico.
Results from 2011 Monster Truck Summer Melt down:
Friday Jimmy Cretin in Bounty Hunter won all three events.
Saturday Barbarian won the Wheelie contest, Bounty Hunter won racing and Kaila Savage in Heart Breaker won Freestyle!
Here is a highlight video of the 2011 show http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=68-e4RJgZw4
The Friday night July 13th 2012 show saw Barbarian truck (above) win racing and the wheelie contest, he also tied Heart Breaker for best in Freestyle.
For an awesome photo gallery of this event go to http://www.facebook.com/cricketprints
Speedtalk on 1360 radio is having an interview with Friday night winner Devan Jones from Barbarian Saturday July 14th. Listen to Speedtalk 10-11am on KRWC radio 1360am or www.krwc1360.com