The First Monster X Tour is in Grand Junction
KREX News Room
GRAND JUNCTION,Colo. The Monster X Tour is in town for the first time and they are getting ready to show off their monster trucks.
The tour will be at the Mesa County Fair Grounds which five monster trucks will compete to gain favor in the Grand Valley.
Officials with the tour invite all the public to attend and even bring in their own vehicles.
"We would like to have some crowd participation. If anyone has a quad or tough truck and they want to come over and hang out with us for the weekend,” said Director of Operations Jeff Richards.
The driver of the California Kid monster truck, Tehvyn Goodwin said, "There’s a lot of power and you’re not just driving on the road or anything your actually jumping cars. We're way up in the air."
Safety is the one thing they make sure to utilize before going out on the turf.
"The whole truck and we nut and bold everything. Make sure everything is tight. Check all the tire pressure. Making sure all of our safety equipment in the truck is still there,” said Goodwin.
The Monster X Tour is will be at the fairgrounds all day Saturday with a show at 1:30 pm and another show at 7:30 pm.