Boogy Van Monster Truck
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Pam Vaters, Mike Barnes, Zane Rettew, Pat
1995 Ford Aerostar Van
572 CI Ford
This is the only monster truck van currently on the racing circuit, & it's
driven by one of the only female monster truck driver in the business, Pam
Vaters. She claims that "The Boogey Van doesn't run right when men drive it!"
She got into the monster truck scene through her ex-husband Mike Vaters (Black
Stallion), back in 1984, working as crew chief for his truck the Black Stallion.
It wasn't until 1992 after spending eight years traveling with her him, she
decided it was about time that she had a truck.
I met Pam at the Truck Fest in Charlotte 1997, & let me tell you she's quite
Pam had some time away from the Monster Truck circuit in 1998, after
splitting with husband Mike. But after coming to an agreement, in the divorce
settlement, she had the Boogy Van truck, while Mike kept his Black Stallion
truck. Pam has since sold the truck to Paul Shafer, who owns Monster Patrol,
Bearfoot, along with many other trucks. She will remain the driver of the truck.
Monster Trucks UK
Bearfoot, Monster Patrol, Taurus, Boogey Van,
Kid Rock, and more, are all owned by Shafer Motorsports.
2007 All Breeds Jeep Show, York PA
- Bigger and Better than Ever, the 12th annual All
Breeds Jeep Show in York PA proved to be the
best yet in it's 12 years with an incredible
number of Jeeps, vendors, activities, and action
on the course. Enough to get any Jeep
fanatic's blood pumping.
The show was July 21, 22, 2007 Saturday & Sunday
and took place at the York Expo Center - York, PA.
Scenes from the Event.
As we watched this beast crawl up the RTI Ramp, observed the pivot point just behind the cab of the
truck as it worked it's extra flex into a great score for a 118 inch wheelbase
vehicle, we knew we would have to do a page on