9th Annual Monster Truck Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Reunion

FRIDAY NIGHT ONLY NOVEMBER 15
TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR $5 

 

NOVEMBER 15-16, 2019

The 9th Annual Hall of Fame Ceremony & Reunion will be held Saturday November 16, 2019. With a meet and greet event on Friday November 15, 2019.

2019 HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES
Dan Runte
Jesse Birgy
Aaron Polburn
Cliff Starbird

2019 HALL OF FAME NOMINEES
Mark Bendler
Jesse Birgy
Steve Combs
Kevin Dabney
Scott Douglass
Jan Gabriel
Mark Hall
Tim Hall
Scott Hess
Bobby Holman
Don Maples
Dave Marquart
Dave Matthews
John Moore
Aaron Polburn
Dan Runte
Frank Schettini
Mike Speller
Cliff Starbird
William Townes


TICKET INFORMATION
SOLD OUT!


Weekend Pass

Before October 11th……………………….…$40
October 11th-November 3rd……………..$50
At the door…………………………………..…$80
Kids 12 and Under……………………………$25

Kids 3 and Under……………………………Free

Tickets include:

  • Weekend admission to event
  • Commemorative poster featuring the 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees
  • Meet and greet autograph session with the 2019 Inductees
  • Buffet style dinner with beverage service (Business Casual Attire)
  • Friday night Monster Truck Reception Celebration

2019 EVENT SCHEDULE

Friday November 15th

  • 6:00 PM-10:00 PM 2019 International Hall of Fame open House & Hall of Fame meet and greet. Light appetizers and refreshments available to weekend pass ticket holders.
  • 7:30 PM R/C Monster Truck Show
  • 11:00 PM Doors Close

Saturday November 16th 

  • 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM 2019 IMTM Hall of Fame Inductee History Discussion and Q&A
  • 12:30 PM Doors Close
  • 5:00 PM Doors open for the Induction Ceremony Banquet Dinner
  • 5:15 PM Autograph Signing
  • 6:00 PM Banquet Dinner Begins (Business Casual Attire)
  • 7:00 PM Sponsor Thank Yous and Special Recognition
  • 8:00 PM Induction Ceremony
  • 10:00 PM Memorabilia Auction

TRUCKS CONFIRMED TO BE ON DISPLAY:

This list will be updated as they are confirmed:

  • King Kong 2
  • Equalizer 
  • Goliath
  • Shotgun Harry
  • Taurus Racer
  • Predator
  • Hot Rod Harry
  • One Bad Hombre
  • Mudrat
  • The Ripper
  • Showtime
  • Bad Habit
  • Redemption
  • Never Satisfied
  • Mudmonster
  • Terminator
  • Hillbilly Deluxe
    AND MANY MORE!!

2019 EVENT SPONSORS:

This list will be updated as they are confirmed

  • 1st Attack Engineering, INC
  • Allgood Sewer & Septic Tank Service
  • Back Channel Productions
  • Bob Butler & Niece Quality Water Systems, LLC
  • Bursey Jam
  • Childhood Cancer Crushers & Monkey Business Motorsports
  • Cook’s Body Shop
  • Cooper’s Truck’s and Accessories
  • Darlene & Steve Hess The Original Nitemare Team
  • DeLeeuw Design Co
  • Family Events
  • Floyd Gray Grandpa’s Die Cast
  • Freedom Racing & Monster Trucks
  • Fowler Motorsports
  • Gas Guzzy Events and Marketing
  • Gateway Classic Mustang
  • Gauger Motorsports
  • Jack Willman
  • JConcepts, INC
  • Jim and Jill Ries
  • Jim Vena
  • Leland Smith Insurance Services, INC
  • Mark Werner
  • McCoy’s Bad Boy Rods
  • Michigan Monster Truck Shootout
  • Mississippi Off Road ENT
  • Monster Truck Racing Open Championship
  • Monster Truckin’ with Jim & Chris
  • MonsterUp
  • MTRA
  • MTX Event Production, LLC
  • Performance Motorsports
  • Predator Racing, Inc.
  • Quick Motorsports
  • Reptoid Monster Truck Racing
  • Richmond Trailer Sales & Truck Performance
  • Savio Family
  • SCS Gearbox
  • Sky High Rides
  • Split Personality Monster Truck Racing Team
  • Stephen Mayfield
  • Sutton Motorsports & Machine
  • The Carpenter Family
  • TheMonsterBlog.com
  • The Old USHRA Facebook Page
  • V2 Vids
  • Vaters’ Monster Motorsports
  • War Wizard Racing

DRIVERS ATTENDING
GARY BAUER- LONE RANGER
DAN BISHOP-TIMBERWOLF AND FLASHBACK
DON BORDERS-NEVER SATISFIED
TOM BORDERS- MONKEY BUSINESS
JEFF BURSEY- TOWASAURUS WREX
BOB CHANDLER-BIGFOOT
JEFF COOK-SHOT GUN HARRY- WAR WAGON
JJ COOK-HOT ROD HARRY
DAISY COOK-CRAZZY DAIZZY
JEFF DANE-KING KONG
RONI ESPARZA-ONE BAD HOMBRE
ALAN FENSTERMAKER-EARTHQUAKE
MARTY GARZA-OVERKILL
ADAM GATES
ROGER GAUGER-USA-1
STEVE HESS- NITEMARE
SCOTT HESS-HERCULES-BEARFOOT
JIM KRAMER- BIGFOOT
EVERETT JASMER-USA-1
TODD LOCKWOOD-INVADER 1
JAMES MCLAIN-LITTLE ONE
MIKE NICKELL-EXCALIBER
DAN PATRICK-SAMSON
GENE PATTERSON-SNAKE BITE -BIGFOOT
MARK PEDERSON-REPTOID
ALLEN PEZO-PREDATOR
ALARRY QUICK- GHOST RYDER
SHANNON QUICK- GIRL POWER
JERRY RICHMOND-TERMINATOR
DAVE RIFE- CRANIAC
DAN RUNTE- BIGFOOT
MARVIN SMITH-CRIMSON GIANT
CLIFF STARBIRD-MONSTERVETTE-FRANKENSTEIN-WILDSTANG
RJ TURNER-WAR WIZARD
MICHAEL VATERS-BLACKSTALLION
MICHAEL VATERS JR- OVERKILL EVOLUTION
WILLIAM WEAVER-RAMBO
MIKE WELCH- MONSTERMASH- CALIFORNIA KID- SUPER PETE
PAUL WICKELMAN-PHANTOM KRUSHER
JACK WILLMAN-TAURUS
DIEHL WILSON-VIRGINIA GIANT


LOCAL ACCOMMODATIONS

For the adventurous types, Fireside Resort is located directly off I-69 and lies on the grounds just beyond the American Heritage Village. Fireside offers easy access for RVs, Haulers and large vehicles.

Host Hotels

Hampton Inn

1020 Smaltz Way
Auburn, IN 46706
Call 260.925.1100 for details

Comfort Suites
1137 W 15th St
Auburn, IN 46706
Call 260.920.7600 for details

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Auburn (NEW HOTEL)
300 Lenora Lane
Auburn, IN 46706
Call 260.333.9700 for details


MAP AND DIRECTIONS

• Take exit 326 for Co. Rd. 11A

• Turn West onto Co Rd 11A

• Turn right at the second drive by the
 Kruse Plaza Sign

• Follow the drive around the round about

• Friday night Meet and Greet and History Discussion entrance will be at the far NORTH end of the building (The Hangar)

• Saturday night Ceremony and Banquet entrance at the main entrance
(center of the building “The Ballroom”)