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Obsessed
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Obsessed circa 2017

Owner

Eric Swanson

Driver

Eric Swanson

Body Style

Ford

Engine

540ci Merlin

Transmission

Powerglide

Tires

66" Terra/BKT

Debut

2009

Obsessed is a Ford monster truck driven by Eric Swanson out of Menifee, California as the team truck to Obsession driven by Eric's father, Rick Swanson.

Eric wasn't allowed to compete in Monster Jam until 2014 due to age restrictions. Rick Swanson, Jeff Jones, and Jim Lehnertz have all driven Obsessed in before Eric began driving it in Monster Jam in 2014.

History

  • 2009 - Obsessed debuts with Eric Swanson driving. Rick Swanson drives the truck on Monster Jam shows due to age restrictions regarding Eric being only 15 years old at the time.
  • 2010 - Big Dummy runs a "LINE-X Obsessed" body at SEMA 2010.
  • 2012 - Jim Lehnertz drives Obsessed for a short period of time.
  • 2014 - Eric begins to drive Obsessed in Monster Jam. 
  • 2015 - Eric wins his first Monster Jam Stadium Freestyle competition in San Diego.
  • 2017 - The truck gets an all new chassis as the old one is converted to the new Obsession. Obsessed competes in the Double Down Showdown with a new body style.
  • 2018 - Obsessed competes on Monster Jam Stadium Tour 2 on another brand new chassis. The 2017 chassis is run on Obsession.
  • 2019 - Eric pilots the truck to Monster Jam Stadium Championship Series 2.

Alter Egos

Similar to Obsession, Obsessed has had also many alter egos also, most coming from commercials although some were used for other reasons.

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