Hot Rod V-8 Tractor CLASS

2019 Champion Louis Roy and “Mad Jack”

Now in its sixth year with USA-EAST the Hot Rod V-8 Tractor class has quickly become one of the most popular divisions both with the fans and with the various fairs that now demand that the class comes to pull at their events.

Hot Rod V-8 Tractors are built on older style tractor frames with high-powered single V-8 engines from automobiles and light trucks. The frame and sheet metal must be pre-1972 to be legal. By rule, all engines may be no larger than 521 cubic inches. So it is not uncommon to see a Massy-Harris 44 with a 472 cubic inch Cadillac motor or a Case 600 with a 478 built up Chevrolet engine. This is where the appeal to the class lies.

Individual owners can choose their combination. They can prepare their tractor within the rules to their own specification. And they can now compete in major league pulling events with USA-EAST.

One of the newcomers became the class champion in 2019 as Louis Roy from Imperial, Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh airport area) took the crown. Louis became the first-ever Keystone state based driver to lay claim to the top spot with his IH 706 named “Mad Jack” with Big Block Chevrolet power.

Cen.Pe.Co. Lubricants provided end-of-season bonus bucks to the Hot Rod V-8 division again in 2019. The Central Petroleum Company of Cleveland, Ohio, and Wolcott, Iowa has been a consistent supporter of this class since it began.

 Other sponsors for this entertaining class are:

⦁ NORMANDY SEA and STEAKHOUSE of Minerva, Ohio
⦁ HEUBNER CHEVROLET – Carrollton, Ohio
⦁ BEE MAC TRUCKING from Imperial, Pennsylvania
⦁ GUESS MOTORS of Carroll County, Ohio
⦁ LEPPO RENTS from Canton, Ohio
⦁ RAZOR RENTS from Carrolton, Ohio

BunkerMile Branch
Louis Roy – 1138IH 706Mad Jack504898
Oscar Trbovich- 110256 FarmallFreaky Farmall464288
John Roy – 113947 Farmall MThe Roy Toy384482
Tim HawkJohn DeereDarkside Deere284674
 Dayton/Davis- 11461957 CockshottBlue Thunder205070
Tom Janoski – 1234Mini Mo (Chevy)Old Yellow343266
Daniel Janoski1952 Farmall MThe “M”303666
Mike JanoskiIH – Chevy Dur.Bowtie Binder362864
John RoyMini-MolineNever Satisifed204464
Michael Palmer – 1101CockshuttBa-Zinga402060
Dennis Moose – 110388 OliverRow Crop Road Runner223860
Leslie Pitts – 11611956 JDDoe Chaser204060
Dino Guerrieri – 1192JD 4020The Green Reaper203454
Jeremy SeibleCockshuttGet “R” Done322052
Kevin McIntire – 1188Case 600High Dollar Hooker48048
Clay Sindlinger/Josh – 116759 Ford 5000Ripped Up242448
Paul Bowser – 1261Case 930The Tire Man262046
Rick RhodesW-6 McCormickWar-Horse202646
John Pitts – 1122AC D-17Outlaw Alice44044
Dean Kibler – 1214Case 600Good Vibrations42042
Mike ClapperFord CommanderThe Blue Binder202040
Farrell BlknapFarmall MBBC202040
Mike/Tammy Lynn Yusko49 Oliver 88Olive Nasty201838

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