Canadian Tire Centre

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Chris Arel Motorsports

Chris Arel Motorsports

May 21, 2014 13:33 ET

Media Advisory: Bounty Hunter and Overkill Evolution to preview Saturday's Monster Spectacular

Monster trucks to crush cars on Thursday afternoon at Canadian Tire Centre

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 21, 2014) - Chris Arel Motorsports invites media representatives to Canadian Tire Centre on Thursday, May 22, at 2 p.m. to attend a preview of Monster Spectacular, an action-packed, adrenaline-charged show for the entire family, which will take place at the venue this Saturday at 7:30 p.m.

Chasing down competitors since 1996, former Monster Jam freestyle champion Bounty Hunter and its driver Darren Migues, alongside Overkill Evolution, a state-of-the-art machine that represents the natural progression of monster truck technology, and its driver Mike Vaters II will crush cars in a demonstration of power in Lot 4 at Canadian Tire Centre.

Prior to the smashing display, Migues and Vaters will provide media representatives with an up-close look at their mechanical beasts - giant 10,000-pound 4x4 trucks with more than 1,500 horsepower - and pose for photos with their trucks.

Who: Monster truck enthusiast turned driver Darren Migues who started competing in 2006, in addition to second generation monster truck driver Mike Vaters II, the 2014 Young Guns Shootout Champion and Monster Jam Rookie of the Year.

What: A car-crushing demonstration with Monster Spectacular's Bounty Hunter and Overkill Evolution followed by photo and interview opportunities with their drivers.

When: Thursday, May 22, at 2 p.m. (availability follows demonstration)

Where: Lot 4 at Canadian Tire Centre - 1000 Palladium Drive, Ottawa

Hard on the heels of sensational events in Quebec and New Brunswick, Monster Spectacular will roar into Ottawa on Saturday, May 24, at 7:30 p.m. Fans will see some of the biggest, baddest monster trucks on the planet rattling the roof of Canadian Tire Centre. The show will also feature freestyle motocross, a professional speed bike stunt show with road racing motorcycles that will dazzle the crowd with impossible feats on two wheels and BMX riders with exceptional trickery.

Tickets start at $22.50 and can be purchased by visiting, by phone at 613-599-FANS (3267) or 1-877-788-FANS (3267); in person at each of the 10 participating Canadian Tire stores in Ottawa as well as the store in Perth, The Sens Store at Carlingwood Mall and Place d'Orléans, any Ottawa Sports Experts location, Les Galeries de Hull, Ottawa Festivals and at the Canadian Tire Centre box office.

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