GEORGIA FAMILY MAN DUSTIN ROGERS IS OUR PICK THIS WEEK FOR OUR MEGA TRUCK SERIES SPOTLIGHT. JUST OFF THE MISSION FIELD IN HONDURAS, DUSTIN AND HIS WIFE HAVE BEEN TOGETHER 12 YEARS AND THEIR TWO SON’S LOVE THE ATMOSPHERE OF A WEEKEND AT THE MUD TRACK.
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A man of few words, we were able to get a little bit more information about the truck Dustin calls Armageddon
What got you in to the mud biz? How long have you been at it? Started racing straight line Mud drags in 1999 with a bog truck moved up to full blown rail in 2001. Throttled back when I had kids. Turned to Dirt Circle Track Racing then back to bogging with tractor tire truck and decided I wanted to go faster and built a Mega Truck.
How did your truck get it’s name? Name Carried over from Flat Track Mud drags. Just though it was the perfect name.
If you could get behind the wheel of any other truck which would it be? A favorite truck besides your own?I would drive Jimmy Riggeds Yeager Bomb.
What keeps you in the game? Strong Competition that pushes me to drive harder.
Do you have any rituals or habits prior to a race day? I don’t eat till after racing.
What’s one fun non-mud related fact we might not know about you? I AM SECOND
What do you think the most important part of a truck is? Shocks then Engine.
What is your daily driver? Ford Raptor
Check out Armageddon courtesy of Busted Knuckle Films
Photo Credit: UORA/Jim Daniels
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