Memorial Day weekend is famous for what? Of course the Indianapolis 500. Its the 100th anniversary of the Indy 500 and naturally our thoughts turn to what else fast cars, the latest automotive tech, and world-record truck jumping? You’re kidding right?
Driving down a huge ramp designed look like aÂ Hot Wheels (Nice Marketing) Â track as part of a â€œFearless at the 500â€³ promotion, Foust picked up enough speed to launch his specially modified â€œPro 2â€³ truck a world-record 332 feet beating the old record by 31 feet.
Foustâ€™s identity was kept secret until today’s jump.. He has been practicing for months â€” he tells his story in this video, revealed for the first time earlier today: