BIGFOOT NEWS - 2007


The fans keep asking?
Here at BIGFOOT® Europe HQ we have recently received a deluge of calls and emails from the loyal BIGFOOT® fans asking if we will be appearing at the Truck Fest events again this coming summer 2008?

Another First For BIGFOOT Europe
In 2007 the BIGFOOT®#17 team achieved something no team has ever been able to before. BIGFOOT®#17 has just become the first European Monster Truck Racing Team to retain the EMTRC title.

Kerrang Radio
For those of you who managed to stay awake last night (and that does include Nigel & Lisa!) you got to hear us talking about Bigfoot 17 and the latest European Race Series.

Bigfoot Driver Nigel Morris talks on Kerrang Radio!
Yes, you did read it right! Nigel will be speaking on Kerrang Radio next Tuesday evening (28th August) between 10pm and 1am so for those of you who can stay awake it is sure to be a fun interview.

READY FOR THE HOP FARM!!
The entire BIGFOOT® team is gearing up for the next Monster Mania event which is just a few short weeks away. Crew chief Paul Parsons has been busy fitting some new components that have just arrived from BIGFOOT® HQ in the USA.

Donington Update
Hi Guys, Just a short note to let you all know that the Donington date for November has had to be put back into 2008. Apparently they are building a complete new motocross track inside the current tarmac one for this years world MX GP and its taking up quite a bit of time. Donington fans have no fear we will be back!! regards Nigel

BIGFOOT®#17 heads north for the FAST & MODIFIED SHOW
The BIGFOOT® team are heading north to sunny Edinburgh for Sundays amazing FAST & MODIFIED SHOW. This will be the first chance for our more northerly fans to come and see BIGFOOT® in her new paint scheme.

Bigfoot wins MTX 'Show car of the Year' Award
“Well we never saw that one coming!!” Quote from Nigel Morris owner and driver of BIGFOOT®#17 after being presented with the MTX Show Car Of The Year award at the BBG Audio Awards Banquet in London on Sunday night.

New fan & Driver forum up
MattJ has just re-launched the terrific web based forum for interaction between fans and drivers. It can be found at wttp://www.hostingphpbb.com/forum/index.php?mforum=mtruknet Join up for your chance to chat with all of the UK's monster truck drivers.

NEW BODY WORK FINALLY REVEALED
Check out the photos just added of the last 3 rounds of the EMTRC with the brand new bodywork which we revealed at Riga, Latvia.

Two for two as BIGFOOT does it again
BIGFOOT #17 and driver Nigel Morris have made it two from two in the racing and freestyle sections of the EMTRC events during the tour of the Baltic regions.

BIGFOOT Storms to victory in round one of the 2007 EMTRC
BIGFOOT #17 took a decisive win in round one of the 2007 EMTRC in Riga Latvia. Sporting the brand new paint scheme the truck has never looked better, and driver Nigel Morris continued in 2007 where he left off in 2006, at the front!

2006 Champion gets new wheels!
2006 EMTRC champion driver Nigel Morris gets a new tow truck to pull the all-new BIGFOOT® #17 race truck. Those of you who check back often will know that the original BIGFOOT® #17 was badly damaged by Ingrid Tarrant during filming for a Sky TV show called The Race. This damage has led to an all-new BIGFOOT® #17 being launched for the 2007 EMTRC series. New body, new shocks, and new paint, what more could a man want?

BIGFOOT® Rolls into Donny!!
BIGFOOT® #17 and the full team roll into Donington Park this weekend as a featured part of the MTX audio display. MTX a long time BIGFOOT® sponsor has kitted the worlds Original Monster Truck™ out with is own unique sound system. The system devised and built by ace UK installers Source Sounds will feature a fully integrated system with amps, speakers and bass boxes all in a full size racing monster truck. Look out for pictures in the gallery section as soon as we get back.

Custom Art to work thir magic!
Now that the detailed fitting of the new BIGFOOT® body has been completed it has been shipped to Ian and his team at Custom Art in Romford. Ian has submitted a host of new design ideas to the BIGFOOT® team in recent weeks which have caused quite a stir!

The Glass arrives
Today is a BIG day as the new body for BIGFOOT® #17 arrives today from Daventry Fibreglass. This new body will under go the extensive fitting and finishing we apply to all areas of the BIGFOOT® build. Once we have it sitting just right we will ship the new body down to Ian Plumb at Custom Art in Essex for them to work their magic.

BIGFOOT® #17 Re-build now well under way.
Work is progressing fast at the Daventry workshops of L.A. Supertrux Ltd on the project to re-build BIGFOOT® #17 after its dramatic crash on Sky TV’s “The Race” with Ingrid Tarant at the wheel.

Monster Repair Bill
Work starts in earnest this week on the extensive repairs required to BIGFOOT® #17 following Ingrid Tarrant’s huge crash during the Sky One TV show “The Race”.