Monster Jam Event Highlights: Austin, TX and Abu Dhabi, UAE

Monster Jam fans were treated to an adrenaline-packed weekend with five electrifying events taking place across Austin, TX, and Abu Dhabi. From jaw-dropping stunts to fierce competitions, the excitement was palpable as top athletes battled it out for the championship titles.

Austin, TX – Moody Center

The Lone Star State witnessed the roar of monster trucks as eight Monster Jam athletes converged for two thrilling events. The Moody Center was abuzz with excitement as competitors pushed their limits in various categories.

Saturday Competitions

Devin Winfield, driving the Velociraptor, kicked off the action with a spectacular win in the Racing category. His skillful maneuvering set the tone for the day’s events. Dalton Widner, behind the wheel of Jurassic Attack, wowed the crowd with his mastery in the 2-Wheel Skills competition, showcasing impressive control and balance.

Armando Castro, piloting El Toro Loco, dominated the Sky Wheelie competition with gravity-defying stunts that left the audience in awe. Tristan England, driving the JCB DIGatron, rounded out the day’s winners by clinching the Freestyle event with a performance that combined speed, agility, and daring tricks. However, it was Castro who emerged as the overall winner, thanks to his consistent performance across the board.

Sunday Competitions

he excitement continued on Sunday with Berto Treviño, driving Monster Mutt Rottweiler, earning his first career Racing win. The crowd erupted in cheers as he crossed the finish line, marking a memorable moment in his Monster Jam career. Dalton Widner continued his winning streak, securing victories in both the Skills and Freestyle categories. His outstanding performance throughout the day earned him the Overall Event Championship. Castro once again swept the Sky Wheelie competition, proving his dominance in this category.

Austin, TX Event Winners

EventSaturday WinnerSunday Winner
RacingDevin Winfield (Velociraptor)Berto Treviño (Monster Mutt Rottweiler)
2-Wheel SkillsDalton Widner (Jurassic Attack)Dalton Widner (Jurassic Attack)
Sky WheelieArmando Castro (El Toro Loco)Armando Castro (El Toro Loco)
FreestyleTristan England (JCB DIGatron)Dalton Widner (Jurassic Attack)
OverallArmando Castro (El Toro Loco)Dalton Widner (Jurassic Attack)

Abu Dhabi, UAE – Etihad Arena

Across the globe, the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi was the stage for three epic Monster Jam events. Six skilled athletes showcased their talents, with Blake Granger, driving El Toro Loco, dominating the weekend by sweeping all three Overall Event Championships.

Saturday Competitions

Matt Cody, behind the wheel of Grave Digger, kicked off the weekend with a bang by winning both the Racing and Skills competitions. His precision and power on the track were unmatched, setting a high bar for the other competitors.

Bari Musawwir, driving Black Panther, claimed a victory in the Racing category on Saturday evening, while Bernard Lyght, driving The Amazing Spider-Man, thrilled the audience with his Sky Wheelie win. These victories highlighted the diverse skills and competitive spirit of the Monster Jam athletes.