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Operation Appreciation 2017

Operation Appreciation (Day 5): BIGFOOT® Pilot Dan Runte Shares Experience as Tour Takes Him to New Heights

MCAS IWAKUNI, Japan – With just two days left to experience the 2017 Operation Appreciation tour, the group of Motorsports champions was eager to get to MCAS Iwakuni so that […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News / News & Car Culture

Video: Watch the First-Ever Monster Truck Front Flip

We’re big fans of monster trucks here. We’ve seen our share of monster truck competitions and exhibitions courtesy of Summit Racing, which sponsors the Summit Racing/BIGFOOT monster truck. We even had […]

Events / Operation Appreciation 2015

Operation Appreciation 2015 (Day 3): Dan Runte Impressed by Kindness, Enthusiasm of Troops

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait – Day Three of Operation Appreciation was packed full as the drivers participating in Summit Racing’s annual trip overseas to visit the troops toured Al Jaber, home […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News / News & Car Culture

Operation Appreciation 2015: Summit Racing, Harley-Davidson NHRA Racers to Visit Troops Overseas

Summit Racing Equipment and Armed Forces Entertainment have announced preparation for 2015’s “Operation Appreciation,” the annual journey by Summit Racing and Harley-Davidson racers to visit American troops stationed overseas. Operation […]

Events / Operation Appreciation 2014 / Shows and Events

Operation Appreciation 2014: BIGFOOT Sighting in Bahrain

The first couple of days have been a whirlwind. I can’t think of any other way to describe it. I had no trouble drifting off last night, after a quick […]

News & Car Culture / Operation Appreciation

Operation Appreciation 2013 (Day 1): Fresh Location Brings Fresh Perspective to Runte

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait — Operation Appreciation, Summit Racing’s annual visit to troops stationed overseas, has a whole new look for 2013. The cast remains the same—Greg Anderson, Jason Line,  Andrew Hines, Eddie […]

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Operation Appreciation: Runte Enjoys Small Group Atmosphere of this Year’s Trip

  The final stop on the Team Summit/Armed Forces Entertainment visit to troops based overseas was Camp Butmir, the NATO headquarters outside Sarajevo. There are 22 Americans amongst the several […]

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Operation Appreciation: Greg Anderson “Honored and Blessed” to Visit with Troops

Summit Racing driver Greg Anderson took a few moments between flights to talk about his experiences during this year’s Summit Racing Equipment-sponsored holiday visit to U.S. troops stationed overseas, which […]

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Operation Appreciation: Jason Line & Team Venture into Kosovo

The Summit Racing group: Summit Pro Stock drivers Greg Anderson and Jason Line, Summit Racing/BIGFOOT Monster Truck driver Dan Runte, and Harley-Davidson Pro Stock Motorcycle riders Eddie Krawiec and Andrew […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News / News & Car Culture / Videos & Galleries

Video: Runte Sets Guinness World Record for Monster Truck Jump

Want more visual proof that monster truck guys are out-of-their-mind crazy? Check out this video of Team Summit driver Dan Runte at last weekend’s Indianapolis 4-Wheel Jamboree. He goes all Lebron […]