On Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales, Pixar’s short companion to Cars, Mater battles all kinds of crazy characters in a monster truck rally. And, in real life, it’s sort of like that too. Take, for instance, the NAPA Auto Parts Monster Truck Nationals at Firebird International Raceway.
20000 S. Maricopa Road
Chandler, AZ 85226
Category: Sports and Recreation
The high-octane event features top-shelf monster trucks like Bounty Hunter, Avenger and Brutis flying to and fro. Also on tap: drag racing exhibitions, 300 mph jet cars, stunt bikes, burn outs (no, not old stoners), and daily pit parties that offer up-close and personal time with drivers and their trucks. Fan favorite Robosaurus, the 40-foot-tall, 58,000-pound Transformer-like, electrohydromechanical beast will be there blowing fire and crushing all offerings.