Travis Pastrana to pay tribute to Evel Knievel with three iconic jumps
As a kid riding motorcycles, Travis Pastrana heard all about Evel Knievel.
That’s because his father and uncles loved following the exploits of the renowned daredevil and passed along the stories.
“The whole Pastrana family grew up on Evel Knievel,” said Travis, who is now the most famous stunt performer on the planet.
Pastrana has accomplished tricks on a motorcycle that have never been seen before, most notably the double backflip he pulled off at the 2006 X Games. He once did a backflip from rooftop to rooftop in Los Angeles, barely reaching the landing ramp to avoid plunging 100 feet to the street. Read more about Travis Pastrana...