Washington County Fair


       John Rech Memorial Pull
        Washington County Fair 2019
        Truck and Tractor Pull 

Contact Todd Stacy for donations or more information

Saturday August 31st 

They will start at 9:00 A.M. with the farm stock. There will be an intermission. Then, the pulls will start again at 6:00 P.M. with hot truck and tractors. (Drivers meeting will be held 30 min before pull)
Over a $6,000 Purse
Farm Session:
4mph Classes: 4500lb, 5500lb, 7500lb
6mph classes: 9500lb, 11500lb, 13500lb

Night Session:
6200lb Cheater Stock Gas Truck
6500lb Open Tractors
8500lb Hot/Open Street Diesel Trucks
6500lb Modified Stock Gas Trucks
2.5/2.6sb Diesel Trucks
20000lb Hot Semi Trucks
9000b Open Turbo Tractors
7700lb RWYB Trucks

*Please note- this is not the official class order, pulling order will be decided the day of the event. Night Session will not start before 7pm. 

Pulling order will be made the day of the event

2019 Washington County Fair Truck and Tractor pull rules

Farm stock tractor classes

4,500lb, 5,500lb, 7,500lb classes

  1. Speed limit of 4mph.  2 warning alarms, disqualified on 3rd alarm.

  2. Hitch height of 18”.  Hitches will be solid, no vertical or side to side motion.

  3. 18.4 tire size max.  Top cut tires are allowed.  Front cuts or full cut tires not allowed.

  4. 10 or fewer per class, 2 drivers per tractor allowed

  5. All weights must be securely mounted.  If anything falls from tractor, that hook is dq’d

9,500lb, 11,500lb, 13,500lb classes

  1. Speed limit of 6mph. 2 warning alarms, disqualified on 3rd alarm

  2. Hitch height of 20”.  Hitches will be solid, no vertical or side to side motion

  3. 20.8 tire size max. Top cut tires allowed.  Front cut or full cuts not allowed.

  4. 10 or fewer per class, 2 drivers per tractor allowed

  5. All weights must be securely mounted.  If anything falls from tractor, that hook is dq’d.

10,000lb no speed limit farm tractor

  1. 20.8 tire size max.  Top cut tires allowed, no front or full cut tires allowed

  2. 20” hitch height.  Solid hitch, no vertical or side to side motion

  3. Helmets required for any tractors with full cages or roll bars.

6200 Cheater stock gas truck(AFPA RULES)

  1. Weight class is 6200 pounds. No weight brackets or hanging weights allowed on front of vehicles. Weights must be in cab or bed only and securely fastened or contained safely therein. No weights allowed under hood or in the wheel wells. No weights may be suspended under the body/chassis or behind panels/parts.

  2. No dual wheels, studded tires, tire chains, or any tire not specifically intended for street use are permitted. All tires must carry a D.O.T. number on the side wall, D.O.T. number must be easily read from the outside of the tire. No cut, altered, or sharpened tires.

  3. Front bumpers must be unaltered factory stock. No weighted front devices are permited – this includes but is not limited to: homemade bumpers, brush guards, and winches. Lower brackets (only) for snow plow frames are permitted so long as no modifications that would add weight are determined. An unaltered decorative brush guard may be permItted at the option of the head official. A truck is permitted to compete without a front bumper.

  4. The hitch point will be from a “Reese type” hitch or drawbar with the point of attachment to the truck’s frame behind the pumpkin of the rear end. Hitch point may not be more than 24′′ from ground. No angled, lever, pivot, axis or other types of ‘trick’ hitches are allowed and the hitch must be stationary in all directions. The hitch point from center of axle must be no shorter than 36′′ on regular cab trucks and 48′′ on extended and 4-door cab trucks. Shortening of the bed in order to shorten the hook point is not permitted. Traction bars are allowed.

  5. Gasoline is the only fuel permitted. No aluminum engine blocks are permitted unless O.E.M. Absolutely no alcohol, nitrous oxide or other oxygen extenders. Turbo-Blue and CAM-2 are permitted. Headers are approved but all exhaust must run through a muffler system. No superchargers or turbochargers permitted. Swaps between manufacturers are not permitted.

  6. No solid suspensions are permitted. Must have stock suspension one ton or below. Blocks are allowed between axle housing and truck frame. Lift kits are acceptable.

  7. Truck must be stock in appearance. Floor in bed must be solid. The wheelbase may not be changed. Wooden flatbeds are permitted.

  8. Transmission & transfer case must be O.E.M. and available in one ton (or smaller) pick-up trucks. U-joint shields, driveshaft loops, and kill switch required.

  9. Drivers are urged to wear a seatbelt or shoulder harness and a motor sport type helmet when hooked to the sled. Race seats with 5-point harness allowed. Passengers are not permitted in the truck.

6,500lb Limited Light Super tractors

  1. Omtpa rules for class.

8,500lb Hot street diesel truck

  1. Trucks must weigh 8,500.  Ballast can be added, must be in bed and secured.  No loose weight in cab, especially on cab floor. No hanging weight on front of truck. No weight brackets allowed, even with no weights hanging.

  2. Traction bars are allowed.  Suspension can be blocked for no movement, must be easily removeable.  

  3. Dual wheels allowed as long as covered by fenders. 

  4. DOT tires only.  No cut or off road only tires allowed.

  5. 26” hitch height.  Must pull from a reese style hitch.  No drawbar style hitches. Bracing supports are allowed on hitch but not pass center line of rear axle. 3x 3-3/4’ opening in hitch.  

  6. Any turbo configuration allowed.  Factory or aftermarket twin turbos allowed.

  7. No hand throttles.  NO pressurized fuel systems(ex: Nitrous, propane)  No water injection.

  8. Trucks must be road legal.  Working head lights and tail lights.  No hand throttles. Factory dash, 2 seats(Racing seats allowed).  Trucks must retain factory bed floor and body parts. Aftermarket front bumpers allowed.

  9. Drivetrain(Engine, transmission, axles, transfercase) must all be from 1 ton or under truck.  Engines can be changed from truck brand to brand(ex: Cummins in a Ford)

  10. Helmets are required.  No open toed shoes. Windows closed during pull.  Absolutely no passengers when pulling.  

6500 Mod stock

  1. Racing gasoline only. No power additives of any kind. Absolutely no Nitrous Oxide, alcohol, or Nitro, etc.

  2. Engine must be same make of truck. Engine center-line rule: center of axle to bellhousing to be at least 12 inches. Any internal modifications to engine are allowed.

  3. 472 Cubic inch limit.

  4. Dry sump oil systems are not allowed.

  5. One single carburetor (4150 or equal) no-dominators.

  6. Aluminum intakes allowed. No external modifications. Maximum of 2″ spacer between carb and intake. No tunnel rams or sheet metal intakes.

  7. After market heads allowed. Must be cast iron block and heads. No aluminum heads or blocks.

  8. Open headers allowed. All headers must be straight down and back, cannot exit through hood.

  9. Must have alternator; alternator must be driven by crank.

  10. Electric fuel pumps allowed. One fuel pump total. No belt drive pumps allowed.

  11. Electric fans and water pumps are allowed.

  12. Front end and rear end no larger than 1 ton.

  13. Transmission and transfer case must be OEM style of truck. No Pro-Fabs.

Safety Rules

  1. Must have loops on all drive shafts and U-joint shields. 3 on rear and 2 on front.

  2. A working kill switch. Kill switch must be accessible to sled in plain view of sight. Kill switch must shut off fuel pump and ignition.

  3. Must have Neutral safety “white” light visible by sled operator.

  4. Must have fire extinguisher within hand reach.

  5. Blow proof bell housing or blanket and flywheel shields are insurance required.

  6. Must wear a helmet. Seat belt is required.

Body Rules

  1. Must have all factory sheet metal. No fiberglass or aluminum body parts (exception fiberglass hood allowed). Hood scoops are allowed. Do not have to have a tailgate on truck.

  2. Maximum wheelbase is 135 inches.

  3. Full factory stock bed-NO FLATBEDS or aluminum beds.

  4. No extended cabs.

  5. Inner fenders must be in truck in stock location.

  6. Gas tanks must be in factory position or fuel cell only in bed of truck.

  7. Must have at least one shock per wheel.

  8. Rear brakes an option.

  9. One battery must be secured under hood.

  10. Stops must be in the center of the axle housing. NO solid suspensions. Springs must have a minimum of 5 working leafs on each side. Springs must be in factory location.

  11. Ladder bars may not extend past the front of bed on the rear or past the front cab mount of the front.

  12. Maximum of 33-inch tall DOT tires mounted on 10″ wide rims. No cut or sharpened tires. 33×12.50 or 305×75. Allow only (4) tires.

  13. Front weights may not extend more than 195 inches from center line of rear axle to furthest point.

  14. Hitch will be 24″ high maximum. No less than 36″ from center of the rear axle to hook point. Hitch must fasten to frame only and adjust off the frame ONLY. All bracing must hook to frame or stops that come off of frame ONLY. Hitch opening size 3 ¾ inch front to back and 3 in side to side.

2.5/2.6 smoothbore

  1. 8000lb weight limit

  2. 26” hitch height.  Hitches must be solid from movement side to side or up and down.  Opening must be 3x3 ¾ “. Must be resse style hitch, support can go no farther than centerline of rear axle.

  3. Suspension can be solid in movement but all suspension must be bolt on or adjustable.  No welded in solid suspension

  4. Duals are allowed, DOT only tires, 35” tall tires max size.

  5. Turbos will be no more that 2.55” pre and post map groove or 2.65” smooth bore.  All turbos will be plugged using 2.55” if map groove turbo or 2.65” if smooth bore turbo.

  6. No injectables(Nitrous, propane)  No water injection.

  7. Air to air intercoolers only.  No air to water intercoolers.

  8. All drivetrain will be from one ton or under trucks.  

  9. No weight boxes allowed.  Hanging weight or plates allowed.

  10. Safety items required.  Kill switch or air kill.  Fire extinguisher recommended.  Closed toed shoes, long sleeves, helmet required.  Seat belt/harness to be worn. Fuel tanks must be restrained.

9000lb open turbo tractor

  1. 20” hitch height.  Hitch must be solid mount, no side to side movement or vertical movement

  2. Open turbo sizing.  Single turbo only.

  3. Full cut tires allowed.  No tire size limit.  

9500 Too Hot to Farm

505 ci - 2.7” inlet charger
404 ci and under - 3.0” inlet charger...
P-pump open RPM’s
Steel Flywheel mandatory
Stock appearing intakes and manifolds
Stock heads
Water injection is allowed
Diesel fuel ONLY
No intercoolers allowed
Side panels are optional
No V8 engines
Maximum of 18.4 x 38 top cut tires
Factory frame and Rear end
Wide front end recommended; Custom wide front end is allowed
No part of the tractor is to extend more than 13’ from center of rear axle forward
Standard 3” x 3 ¾” hitch; 20” hitch height; No less than 18” from center of rear axle
No hydraulics, rockshaft or PTO is required
Scatter blankets and wheelie bars are mandatory; tie bars are allowed
Roll bars are mandatory; can be fabricated but must be factory OEM appearing
Any engine over 3000 RPM – steel fan blades are not authorized
Air shut off/ kill switch – mandatory

6500 Open dot gas truck

Chassis: OEM frame rails outside ONLY

No altered wheel base

Body: Front and rear glass

Firewall: Factory or (a) 3/16” aluminum (b) ¼” Lexan © .060 steel.

Hitch: 24” high - minimum of 36” out from center of axle.

Tires: Tires must be street legal, with D.O.T (#) number on the sidewall

No altered tread cut or ground. NO DUALS

Safety: MUST have ALL safety equipment 

Working kill switch, blow-proof bell housing (blanket or shield), driveline shields, fire extinguisher, fire jacket, helmet.

7700 RWYB truck

  1. 7700lb weight limit

  2. Any tire configuration allowed.  Cut tires allowed.

  3. Any fuel combination.  Gas, diesel, alcohol. Nitrous is allowed.

  4. All safety items to be followed.  Fire extinguisher in cab within reach of driver.  Kill switch/air kill. Closed toed shoes, full length pants, long sleeves, helmet to be worn during pull.  Seat belt/harness to be worn.

  5. 26” hitch height

  6. No crying, no petitioning.

General Rules and Regulations:

  1. Any person or persons acting in a reckless or in an unsafe manor will be asked to leave the premises and all winnings will be forfeited.
  2. Anyone under the age of 18 must have parent or guardian consent signature to pull a tractor or truck.
  3. Only one driver will be permitted to pull per tractor or truck class.
  4. There must be a minimum of 8 hooks per class to guarantee full $600 purse.


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