TERRE HAUTE —
Scheid Diesel Service Co. Inc. will host its 16th annual diesel pickup rally, Diesel Extravaganza 2012, Aug. 24-26 at the Wabash Valley Fairgrounds in Terre Haute.
This event started as a TDR Rally in 1997 and evolved into the Scheid Diesel Extravaganza, which relocated to Terre Haute in 2000.
This year’s Diesel Extravaganza will include Diesel Truck Pull Qualifications, Dyno Contest, Show-N-Shine Contest Manufacture Representative Midway, Truck & Tractor Pull, Hot Rod Semi Pulls and Diesel Drags & Burnout Contest. Even the children can participate with Peddle Tractor Pulls for the kids. The event also offers seminars to educate customers on the diesel industry and service solutions that Scheid Diesel provides for individuals and businesses. The Show-N-Shine contest is presented by Ivy Tech and the Truck & Tractor pull is presented by Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League. TS Performance hosts the drag races.
The Diesel Extravaganza is already popular with diesel motorsports fans across the country. The annual event caters to the serious diesel enthusiast and provides entertainment for the whole family.
Friday and Saturday tickets are $30. Sunday tickets are $20. Weekend passes are $75. All weekend passes purchased online will receive a raffle entry for a prize from H&S Performance. Parking will be free. The fairgrounds are a mile south of Interstate 70 at 3901 S. U.S. 41.
For more event details visit www.scheiddiesel.com.