‘CAT SCRATCH FEVER’ TOPS BIG RIGS SERIES
Justin Fredo from Salem, Ohio returned to the top of the Big Rigs Series in 2019. Fredo had been the champion back in 2014 with the same truck. “Cat Scratch Fever” is owned by the Sanders’ Excavating Pulling Team from Ravenna, Ohio with Justin as the primary driver and Fred Sanders taking the wheel on rare occasions. The Mack is powered by a C-15 CAT engine with a huge single turbo charger.
The entire Sanders Team and the Big Rigs Series will be honored at the annual USA-EAST awards banquet to be held in Jamestown, Pennsylvania on Saturday, November 9th at 6:00pm.
The USA-EAST sanctioned Big Rigs Pulling Series is the oldest modified semi truck division in the United States and was originated in 1991 by Full Pull Productions. The series is sponsored by Cen.Pe.Co. Lubricants and Fuel additives from the Central Petroleum Company of Wolcott, Iowa and Cleveland, Ohio and by MAC Trailer of Beloit, Ohio and Alliance, Ohio and by Sanders Excavating of Ravenna, Ohio. The series is sanctioned by USA-EAST Sled Pulling a division of Full Pull Productions of Jamestown, Pennsylvania.