OWNER: Dale Harris

VEHICLE: 1980 Toyota

ENGINE: 454 Chevy

CARBURETION: two 1150 cfm. Holley Dominators



RUNNING GEAR: 2 1/2 ton military transfer case, 15 ton military axles with Clark planetaries

TIRES: 73X44X32 inch Firestone Flotation 23's and 66X43X25 inch Goodyear Terras

SUSPENSION: Custom leafs with a helper coil and 12 Monroe gas 80 shocks

FEATURES: 5 KC Hi-Lites atop a quad roll bar

WEIGHT: 18,000 lbs

HEIGHT: 13 feet

WIDTH: 14 feet

Richard Scott sent me this shot.

I scanned these shots from Michael Benson's book "Monster Trucks". Photography by Mike Bargo.

I scanned these pictures from Magazines that I purchased.


Mr. Taft,

 I just wanted to send you a quick email showing my appreciation for your website and all the work you've put into it. It really is a great site and I find myself getting lost in your photos all the time. I attached a few photos from an event I went to at Stafford Motor Speedway in Stafford Springs, CT. back in August of 1988. I dont remember who won the event for I was only 3 at the time. The ticket stub says TNT Renegades Monster Truck challenge, and you can see all the rigs in the background of the more famous trucks (USA-1, King Crunch, Bigfoot, Stomper, etc.) Hope these pictures are helpful, keep up the great work, and let me know if youd like some more, for I've been going to the events at stafford for the last 4 years, including the upcoming show this Saturday the 28th. Thanks.

 Bernie Nasser Mystic, CT

These shots were captured from a Toledo 1988 show.