The 2011 Tri-State Gas Engine & Tractor Assn. Show

Fun weather plus fine engines equals a great show in Portland, Ind.

| February/March 2012

1905 6 HP International

Circa 1905 6 HP International

Photo by Christian Williams

Late August in eastern Indiana can often be an unpredictable mix of heat and stormy skies.

Fortunately for those lucky enough to attend the 2011 Tri-State Gas Engine & Tractor Assn. Show, the weather cooperated and allowed everyone to focus on catching up with one another over the familiar chug of antique engines.

Illinois-built engines were featured along with Minneapolis-Moline tractors, and there were many fine examples of both. Visit the Image Gallery for just a small sampling of the engines that caught our eye.