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Monster Mutt Dalmatian
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Monster Mutt Dalmatian circa 2016

Owner

FELD Motorsports

Driver

Candice Jolly, Cynthia Gauthier

Body Style

Custom 3D Mutt

Engine

540ci Merlin

Transmission

Coan 2-speed

Tires

66"Terra/BKT

Debut

2007

Monster Mutt Dalmatian is a custom bodied monster truck driven by Candice Jolly and Cynthia Gauthier. The truck debuted in 2007 as a spin off of Monster Mutt and has become popular and a staple of Monster Jam since, competing in every World Finals since 2007.

The Dalmatian has been almost exclusively driven by women, as only three male drivers has driven the truck once. Those drivers are Chad Tingler (World Finals 8-9, Saudi Arabia 2017), Blake Granger (More Monster Jam (2018) fill-in), and Randy Brown (Monster Jam Australian Tour 2018).

History

  • 2007 - Monster Mutt Dalmatian debuts in Houston, Texas driven by Candice Jolly. Later that year, the truck competed in its first World Finals driven by Chad Tingler. Monster Mutt Dalmatian is also featured in Monster Jam the Video Game.
  • 2008 - The truck is featured in Monster Jam: Urban Assault.
  • 2008 - Monster Mutt Dalmatian with Chad Tingler becomes the first monster truck to clear a triple bus stack at the Monster Jam World Finals Freestyle Competition. He would finish 3rd behind Taz and Scarlet Bandit
  • 2009 - Candice Jolly competes in her first World Finals.
  • 2010 - Dalmatian is featured in Monster Jam: Path of Destruction.
  • 2013 - Taryn Laskey debuts a second Monster Mutt Dalmatian.
  • 2015 - Cynthia Gauthier takes over the second Dalmatian Gauthier gets invited to the 4th Young Guns Shootout.
  • 2015 - Candice gets invited to her 7th World Finals.
  • 2016 - A 3D body is made for Monster Mutt Dalmatian. Cynthia Gauthier competes in the East More Monster Jam tour.
  • 2017 - Candice Jolly competed in one of the Stadium Tours, while Gauthier competed in the West More Monster Jam tour. Chad Tingler drove the truck in Saudi Arabia.
  • 2018 - Jolly competes in Stadium Tour 2 even winning the two-wheel skills competition in San Diego. Gauthier competes in the West More Monster Jam tour once again. Blake Granger fills in for Gauthier mid-series. Later that year, the truck competed in the Australian Tour under Randy Brown.

World Finals Appearances

  • 2007 - Chad Tingler
  • 2008 - Chad Tingler
  • 2009 - Candice Jolly
  • 2010 - Candice Jolly
  • 2011 - Candice Jolly
  • 2012 - Candice Jolly
  • 2013 - Candice Jolly (DDS: Taryn Laskey)
  • 2014 - Candice Jolly (DDS: Taryn Laskey)
  • 2015 - Candice Jolly (DDS: Cynthia Gauthier)
  • 2016 - Candice Jolly (DDS: Cynthia Gauthier)
  • 2017 - Candice Jolly (DDS: Cynthia Gauthier)
  • 2018 - Candice Jolly

Trivia

  • The theme for Monster Mutt Dalmatian is actually a remixed version of "It Takes Two" by DJ Rob Base, including segments of the songs "Who Let the Dogs Out?" Baha Men, "Atomic Dog" by George Clinton, and Digga Digga Dog by Oren Waters from 102 Dalmatians.
  • The truck is also known as "Monster Mutt Dalmation"

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