Second generation racer Brandan Tulachka joined Monster Jam in 2020 in the family’s truck, Just Get ‘er Done II. Brandan gained experience by helping his dad and working for Zane Rettew as a crew member. When he got his chance to compete, Brandan showed strength in racing, winning in his third weekend of action. By the second month, he was adding event championships to his record. He stays committed to making sure his Monster Jam truck is ready for action every time.
- What are some of your interest/hobbies/favorite pastimes?
Riding dirt bikes, doing fab work, working on monster trucks, building hot rods and sky diving
- Who are your role models?
My dad and Sylvester Stallone
- Do you have any pre-show rituals you run through?
Make sure the truck is all ready to rip
- What’s something a lot of people don’t know about you?
I live on a farm and like cleaning the barn and I’m working on getting my skydiving license!
- What is your favorite memory on or off the racetrack?
First jump out of an airplane was pretty wild for skydiving!
- What is your most prized possession?
- How did you get started competing in Monster Jam?
It just worked out. Zack and I got put in the same trailer for our rookie year.
- What is your favorite part about competing in Monster Jam?
Competing in front of a bunch of fans
- How would you describe your driving style?
Still trying to learn new things
- What advice would you give to kids who want to be a Monster Jam driver?
Follow your dreams and commit 100 percent.
- What is your greatest memory as a Monster Jam driver?
My first event championship!
- Who in Monster Jam do you look up to for inspiration?
Jon Zimmer, Sr. and Tom Meents taught me a lot.
- Do you have any nicknames?
- What’s your favorite movie?
Smokey and the Bandit
- What’s your favorite television show?
Custom car shows
- What’s your favorite color?
- What’s your favorite thing to eat?
- What’s your favorite restaurant on the road?
- How would your friends and family describe you?
A fun time!
ARENA SERIES CENTRAL
CHAMPION: BRANDON VINSON
POINTS THROUGH APR. 16, 2023
|1||Brandon Vinson/Matt Cody||Grave Digger||1026||-|
|2||Jon Zimmer Jr.||Terminal Velocity||972||-54|
|3||Zack Garner||Wild Side||804||-222|
|5||Coty Saucier/Brandon Arthur||Dragon||718||-308|
|6||Brandan Tulachka||Just Get Er Done II||643||-383|
|7||Jamie Sullivan||Monster Mutt Dalmatian||523||-503|