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Monster Energy To Put On World Record Motorcycle Jump Before NASCAR Race

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 04 / 21 / 17

Motocross rider Alex Harvill is "scheduled to attempt a world record ramp-to-ramp jump, minutes before the green flag for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race on May 7 at Talladega Superspeedway," according to Brant James of USA TODAY. Two steel ramps, 26 feet high and 30 feet wide, "will ...

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