Second annual Hot Truckin' & Big Rig Spectacular

at The Strip Saturday;

Featuring 12 diesel-burning big rig drag trucks, truck show



The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway will present an all-truck drag race and show Saturday night at 4 p.m.  The second annual Hot Truckin' & Big Rig Spectacular will feature truck-only drag racing, 12 diesel-burning Unlimited Race Rig ("big rig") drag trucks, an expansive custom truck show, the Texas Bandit wheelstanding exhibition truck and a burnout contest.

Dial-in bracket classes include: Big Rig (all bobtail tractors), Heavy Haulers (all dump trucks ¿ tandem axle and larger), Super Duty (all other one-ton or larger).

The truck show will award trophies to the top three in the Judges' Choice category, best paint, best graphics, best sleeper, best big rig, best tractor-trailer combo, best service truck, best street pickup, best 4x4, best SUV and best lowrider.

Gates will open at noon with time trials at 4 p.m.  For more information on the truck-only show, contact The Strip's office at (702) 632-8213 or visit


Saturday, June 28

Noon -- Gates open.

2 p.m. -- Tech inspection, truck show registration.

4 p.m. ¿ All truck time trials, truck show begins.

6 p.m. ¿ First Unlimited Race Rig qualifying session.

7 p.m. ¿ Second Unlimited Race Rig qualifying session.

8 p.m. -- Truck show judging, third Unlimited Race Rig qualifying session.

8:15 p.m. -- Texas Bandit wheelstander.

8:20 p.m. -- Class eliminations.

8:45 p.m. -- Truck show awards, show parade.

9:30 p.m. -- Super Duty vs. Tough Truck, Big Rig vs. Heavy Haulers championship runoffs.

10 p.m. -- Burnout contest.

10:10 p.m. -- Texas Bandit wheelstander, Unlimited Race Rig finals.



Adults -- $15

Senior citizens, military personnel, high school students -- $10

Children 6-12 -- $6

Children 5 and under ¿ free


Entry fees

Race (truck and driver) -- $30

Show (truck and driver) -- $30

Race and show combined -- $40