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Top Drivers Compete In The 48th Annual Championship Tractor Pull In Freedom Hall

Published: February 3, 2016 Updated: February 3, 2016

LOUSVILLE, KY (February 3, 2016) - The top pullers in the country, accompanied by their powerful trucks and tractors, return to Freedom Hall Feb. 10-13 for the 48th annual Championship Tractor Pull sponsored by Syngenta. Nearly 70,000 loyal fans will attend the prestigious invitation-only event, which is the nation's longest running indoor tractor pull.

The Championship Tractor Pull, held in conjunction with the National Farm Machinery Show, includes five pulls with drivers competing for the title of Grand Champion and a share of nearly $250,000 in prize money. Each year more than 500 teams apply to pull in the prestigious event and approximately 180 are chosen. This year's list includes numerous reigning Grand Champions, former Grand Champions and a record-number of women drivers.

Championship Tractor Pull tickets are $40 for the Wednesday night, Thursday night and Saturday afternoon pulls. Tickets are $45 for the Friday night pull and Saturday evening finals.
Tickets are available at the Kentucky Exposition Center and Kentucky International Convention Center Ticket Offices, all Ticketmaster outlets, by phone at 1-800-745-3000 and online at

For additional information about the Championship Tractor Pull, visit For information about the National Farm Machinery Show, visit