Before AMTA was founded Rev and his crew were working & producing Monster Truck Entertainment Events across the Midwest USA, starting in 1986 under the name Action Events working throughout the Midwest states & working for Fairs, Speedways, airshows, promoters between 60 and 90 dates a season. Then in 1996 Disney asked Rev to help with their special events / parades and promotions using monster trucks and other types of monster vehicles, at the same time Rev founded AMTA. AMTA has been and always will be committed to produce & put on the most exciting and awesome Monster Motorsport Entertainment Events World Wide. It's Always SHOW TIME! with us.
Crew & Drivers
Before AMTA was founded Rev and his crew were working & producing Monster Truck Entertainment Events across the Midwest USA. Home - Based between - Milwaukee Wisconsin & Chicago Illinois starting in 1986 under the name Action Events, working throughout the Midwest states / working for Fairs, Speedways, airshows, promoters, working between 60 and 90 dates a season.
Well moving up 10 years to 1996, after hundreds of events and each event getting bigger & bigger. Then moving south to Florida, first for the winters only & then ending up full time based out of Cape Coral FL, then in 1996 Disney asked Rev to help with their special events / parades and promotions using monster trucks and other types of monster vehicles (worked with them for the next 3 years). During this Time (in 1997) Rev put together a special parade working with a number of celebrities. This special parade covered both (Friday the 13th & Father's Day). Friday the 13th parade - working with the awesome (Ms. ELVIRA) at the same time using Monster Trucks & special designed vehicles in the parade. The same weekend on Sunday (Father's Day) The Binford tool parade featuring cast members from home improvement again using Monster Trucks & vehicles. later on, that year we worked a number of other parades again featuring monster trucks and vehicles / different theme parades & later on that year / we also had a number of monster trucks & a robotic dinosaur featured in one of the episodes of "Thunder in Paradise" (produced by the Bay Watch team) shot at Disney MGM Studios / Orlando Florida featuring Hulk Hogan. At the same time 1996 Rev founded the AMTA - American Monster Truck Association & starter taking request to work events outside the USA & started working with WWF / WWE and creating the WWF Monster Trucks (Stone Cold 3:16, The Rock & The Undertaker monster trucks) also worked a number of Live Monster Motorsport events Featuring different WWE Super Stars and Legends like Meet-and-Greet Sessions & The Super Stars driving M-Trucks during the events.
Year 1998 AMTA was hired to coordinate the first stadium event in Mexico City for Ocesa & Latin Motorsports, 1999 - National TV event - April 19th 1999 - WWE Monday Night Raw - Live! The Stone cold 3:16 monster truck crushed & destroyed The Rock's new $40K Lincoln Continental car & the Undertakers hearse both live for WWE Monday Night Raw, over the next two weeks almost 50 Million people watched the action on WWE – TV. Year 2000 - AMTA first overseas international booking (Japan - Greenland Theme Park - 6 month booking) over the years AMTA has now produced 3 different shows for Greenland, Japan. AMTA was the first to book & work a theme park; Then over the next 16 years 2000 - 2016 AMTA worked a number of overseas locations like Puerto Rico - (2 times over the years), Bermuda-2006 (3 times over the years & AMTA was first), Lima Peru 2005 & 2016 (again AMTA was first) Aruba 2001 (3 more times over the years), Panama & Costa Rica - Central America, Trinidad & Tobago (2 times over the years & AMTA was first), Dominican Republic - Mobil 1 speedway (AMTA First), Columbia S.A., Venezuela - Caracas (worked for Evenpro), Chile - Santiago (2008, 2009 & 2016 ) 3 times over the years (worked for Agosin Production - AMTA First), Ecuador - Quito 2008 ( AMTA - First), Brazil - 2014 (3 cities & AMTA was First), Australia (AMTA - First), Canada & Mexico (4 times over the years). As you can see AMTA was first to produce Monster Truck & Motorsport Events in a number of countries around the world we always think out of the box - being the first to do it!
AMTA coordinated / Monster Trucks with WWE, AMTA was the one to work with & coordinate parades for the Disney parks, Orlando Florida - Locally & with in the USA. AMTA produced, worked & coordinated hundreds & hundreds of events over the years like, involvement with national TV coverage or shows, Travel Channel (Monster on Wheels), Discovery Channel (Monster Nation & Monster Garage), Speed Channel, Spike TV – Boom (WWE - Monday Night Raw & other WWE specials), Real TV (G-4 Channel - Attack), Road Rage (Big Schwag), Countless local TV stations across the country. AMTA has been and always will be committed to produce & put on the most exciting and awesome / Monster Motorsport Entertainment Events - World Wide.
It's Always SHOW TIME with us. AMTA is always looking Forward to working & opening new frontiers and countries. AMTA motto is Never Say Never & as always, we say "yes we can work there and will get it done"
The American Monster Truck Association (AMTA) is a Florida, USA based organization formed in 1996, by Rev Prochnow. AMTA was one of the fastest growing motorsports entertainment organizations. It's primary objective was and still is Motorsports Entertainment with an extreme emphasis on Monster Trucks. The AMTA office is headed by Rev Prochnow and a staff from across the USA, who handles the field and site operations. Altogether, they bring years of experience to the table in the field of Motorsports Entertainment and Monster Truck Action. A number of Very Popular events over the past years have been WWE - Monster Trucks and Celebrity related an awesome combination then & Now.