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Shell Rotella SuperRigs Gets Underway June 20-22 in Wisconsin

April 1, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News, Owner Operators

The 31st annual Shell Rotella SuperRigs is scheduled June 20-22 as part of the Budweiser Dairyland Super Nationals in Tomah, Wis., an event sanctioned by the National Tractor Pullers Association (NTPA), and one of the most prestigious tractor pulls in the U.S.

Rotella SuperRigs contestants and attendees will be able see some beautiful working trucks and enjoy the high-powered excitement of tractor pulling in one place. SuperRigs will feature a number of fun and entertaining events for drivers and their families.

The Shell Rotella SuperRigs competition is the premier truck beauty contest for actively working trucks.  Hard-working owner operator truckers from across the United States and Canada will compete for cash and prizes in excess of $25,000.  A dozen of these drivers will be selected to have their trucks featured in the 2014 Rotella SuperRigs calendar.  SuperRigs entrants will be awarded with a gift package valued at more than $50 while supplies last, as well as MyMilesMatter bonus reward miles.

Trucks are judged by industry professionals who work for major trucking publications and broadcast companies. Judges score the rigs on exterior appearance, design, detail/finish, originality, and workmanship. In total, 28 working trucks receive awards for categories such as Best of Show, Tractor, Tractor/Trailer Combination and Classic.

In addition, the hardest working trucker will be selected.  The prize category recognizes one driver for how hard he/she works in keeping the economy moving.