PPL Stars Shine at Championship Tractor PullMasterson, Shelton Among PPL Elite in Championship Tractor Pull Winners Circle

CHARLESTOWN, Indiana (January 22nd, 2019) - The National Farm Machinery Show Championship Tractor Pull in Louisville, Kentucky was the main stage for the world of truck and tractor pulling last week with five sessions of pulling action. Several Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League competitors visited the winners circle in Louisville, celebrating its' 51st year of pulling competition.

In the 7,500lb. Modified Tractor division, Reese Shelton won the Wednesday night qualifier for the Saturday night finals aboard the Shel-Shocked machine and backed it up with the finals win amongst the best Modified competitors in the nation.

In 10,200lb. Pro Stock Tractor action, Jack Wischmeier and the Barely Gettin' By Deere won the Wednesday night qualifier while Sam Brown and the Green with Envy Deere were winners in the Friday night session. For the finals, 2018 FASS Pro Stock Tractor class champion Don Masterson scored his second Louisville finals win in a row aboard the Tinker Toy Deere.

The 6,350lb. Modified 4x4 Truck class went to David Mills and his War Wagon Dodge in Wednesday night competition. Mills is the reigning Pro Modified Four Wheel Drive Champion for the PPL.

Justin Johnson and the Screamin' Norwegian CaseIH stood out from the crowd in the 9300lb. Super Farm class as winners of the Thursday night qualifier. The Screamin' Norwegian Team consisting of Johnson, Nick Skaar, and Shaun Boyd are the reigning 2018 Super Farm Tractor champions for the Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League.

2018 Optima Batteries Super Modified Truck Champion Tim Messer and the Thin Blue Line Chevrolet captured the Friday evening qualifier win in the 6,200lb. 2WD Super Modified Trucks division at Louisville.

Taking his first Louisville win in the 7,500lb. Super Stock Diesel Truck class was Chase Eller and the Caretaker Dodge, who finished fifth in a tight 2018 ARP Super Stock Diesel Truck points race.

Congratulations to all of these competitors for their winning efforts!

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