February 4, 2013 – The Nebraska Lottery is releasing the 18th edition of its popular $2 Scratch game Truck$ & Buck$.
Truck$ & Buck$ is the Nebraska Lottery’s longest-running Scratch game, and players await the return of Truck$ & Buck$ every year. The “Truck$” in this year’s game are three 2013 Toyota Tundra Rock Warrior CrewMax 4x4 Flex Fuel trucks. Each Tundra features a 5.7L V8 i-Force Flex Fuel engine, 6-speed automatic transmission, 17" alloy wheels, tow package, black tube steps, AM/FM/CD stereo with Bluetooth® wireless technology, power windows and door locks, 8-way adjustable driver’s seat, and bed liner.
The truck prize is valued at $58,500, which includes $1,171 for costs associated with ownership and state and federal withholding paid by the Nebraska Lottery of $2,925 and $14,625, respectively.
For the “Buck$” portion of the game, a total of $765,120 in cash prizes is available, including 60 prizes of $500. Players can also win one of three $1,000 Ethanol-enriched fuel prizes.
The Truck$ & Buck$ Scratch game will be available at Nebraska Lottery retailers starting on February 4. The odds of winning the top prize in Truck$ & Buck$ are 1 in 240,000, while the overall odds of winning any prize are 1 in 3.39.
Players who don’t win a Toyota Tundra in the Truck$ & Buck$ Scratch game have a second chance to win in the Truck$ & Buck$ Second-Chance Giveaway.
Between February 4 and May 28, players who send in $10 worth of non-winning $2 Scratch tickets will be entered for a chance to win a 2013 Toyota Tundra Rock Warrior CrewMax 4x4 Flex Fuel truck. Entries may be submitted via the Nebraska Lottery website, nelottery.com, or by mail to:
Truck$ & Buck$ Second-Chance Giveaway
P.O. Box 98909
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509
Three preliminary drawings will be held to select a total of 15 semifinalists, who will compete for cash prizes and the Toyota Tundra truck at the Grand Prize drawing event on Saturday, June 8, during the Lincoln Saltdogs home baseball game.