Open Tractor & Truck Pull

The Sarpy County Fair Open Class Tractor & Truck Pull is open anyone.  This is a fun event to watch as the Pullers compete on Thursday evening of the fair at 7:00 pm.  Come on out and watch the competition at the south end of the fair grounds in the Motor Sports Arena.   Buy Tickets.  Thursday Truck and Tractor Flyer

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The entry fee is $20 per hook.   Weigh-in will be held from 3:30 pm-5:30pm on Thursday.  Watch for signs off from Highway 50 and Pflug Road for parking, weigh-in and the pits.

PULLING CONTEST RULES 

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Weigh-ins 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

(Motor Sports Arena:  South Lot)

Entry Fee $20.00 Per Hook

LATE FEE ENFORCED AFTER 5:30 Weigh In-$10 Per Hook

Two Automatic X-Factor Sleds

Prizes awarded to 1st, 2nd & 3rd

NO OUTSIDE ALCOHOL

ALLOWED ON FAIRGROUNDS

Pull Starts 7:00 pm

(Motor Sports Arena)

$12 General Admission, $10 6-10 years of age, 5 & Under Free

 Order of Pulls

  1. 5,500# Stock Pickup
  2. 9,500# Non-Turbo Tractor
  3. 11,500# Hot Farm Tractor *New for 2018
  4. 11,000# Too Hot To Farm
  5. 5,800# Street Modified Pickup
  6. 13,000 # Hot Farm Tractor
  7. 6,500# Street Modified Pickup
  8. 13,000#  Too Hot to Farm Tractor
  9. 15,000#  Hot Farm Tractor
  10. 8,000# Stock Pickup
  11. 8,000# Street Modified Pickup
  12. 8,000# Modified Diesel Pickup-Open Turbo *New for 2018

 Order Subject to change if necessary. 

* Pit passes are available in the Motor Sports Complex which includes access to the grand stands. Pit passes may be pur­chased at the pit gate during the evening of the event for $20 per pass regardless of age. All persons under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and all pit pass purchasers must sign a hold harmless agreement.

 TRACTOR & TRUCK PULL RULES

Contest to be governed by Judges, with all decisions final. Judges have the right to stop or disqualify any contestant tractor/truck if it is being oper­ated in such a manner as would be considered unsafe. Operator must remain seated. Judges can disqualify anyone whose tractor/truck does not appear to be safe.

Tractor/Truck may be rechecked after pull is completed if there is any question of rule violation.

Tractor/Truck must remain in bounds at all times. Out of Bounds will result in disqualification. No measurement taken.

If a class is restarted for any rea­son, all tractors/trucks that are registered in the class and have already pulled will be expected to re-pull.

5 MPH speed limit going to and returning from the sled.

The Tractor/Truck Pulling Contest Committee has the right to accept or reject any or all entries.

All drivers under 18 years of age must have parent’s written consent. All minors, under 18 years must wear a helmet. DRIVERS PULL AT THEIR OWN RISK.

Contestants and Spectators WILL BE THERE AT THEIR OWN RISK.

TRACTOR PULL RULES:

Weight includes driver. No weight changes or driver changes after weigh-in is completed. All weights must be bolted or fastened securely to tractor chassis. Tractors will be reweighed before entering arena for pull; this will be the official weight.

On all Turbo Tractors exhaust stacks must discharge vertically. Absolutely No Curved Stacks on Turbo Tractors.

Drawbar height maximum 20 inches from ground to top of draw­bar. This will be rechecked before entering arena for pull.

Any Tractor found to be unsafe or illegal may be disqualified and barred from hooking.

No dual wheel tire chains or 4-wheel drive permitted.

Only one pull allowed each contes­tant per class unless a tie is declared.

Pull is ended when tractor engine stalls or forward motion stops. No jerking or hole digging allowed, slight bouncing permissible. Throttle must have over center stop.

Any part falling off the tractor after being hooked and until the tractor is unhooked will result in disqualifica­tion.

Draft controlled drawbars may be used as long as they never rise higher than 20 inches.** Drawbars may not be fastened to a 3 point hitch.

All tractors must be equipped with a hood and grill.

Gas, diesel or LP fuels only. No alcohol or nitrous oxide fuels or addi­tives may be used in tractors.

STOCK PICKUP RULES:

  1.  To qualify for stock class;

May ONLY have two of the following three items:   4 barrel carburetor, Aluminum intake, Headers              Example: If you have aluminum intake and 4 barrel carburetor, you are qualified for stock class.  If you have ALL 3 of the above, you are automatically moved to street modified.

  1. No blocking of Suspension.
  2. Maximum hitch height 30”.
  3. No Nitrous.
  4. No chips allowed in Diesel or Gas Pickups.

STREET MODIFIED PICKUP RULES:

  1. Must have street tires(no bar tires)
  2. Maximum hitch height 30”.
  3. No dual rear wheels
  4. Blocking of suspension is allowed.
  5. No weights hanging out front, of front bumper *New for 2018

8,000# MODIFIED DIESEL PICKUP

  1. Unlimited Turbos (Example:  2.6, 3.0, 3.6 or Twin Turbo)*New for 2018
  2. Single Rear Tire
  3. Stock Appearing Truck
  4. Front Hood Stacks Approved
  5. All Safety Equipment Required
  6. Weight bracket and weights allowed out front of front bumper*New for 2018