NETO Race 11 completed August 6
NETO race 11 was completed Saturday Aug 6 at Island Dragway. This was Island dragway’s National Dragster Challenge race, and included the NETO King of the Hill race for a Wally. Thirty seven racers competed in the race. Due to a mid afternoon thunder storm the race ran deep into the night and curfew, causing our King of the Hill race to be run on Sunday.The race was sponsored by Select Performance of West Babylon, NY. Tony Feil presented the trophies.
Comp eliminator was won by Brian English in his BBC 1969 Camaro. Brian ran a 8.63 on a 8.60 index for the win. Here is Brian with crew big Mike, receiving the trophy.
John Giambertone was runner up in his SBF 1965 Mercury Cyclone. John ran a 9.61 on a 9.60 index. Here is John and wife Kitty receiving the trophy.
Nostalgia eliminator was won By Jody Kenly in his big block Mopar 1972 Dodge Challenger. Jody ran a 10.18 on a 10.14 dial for the win. here is Jody and son Shawn receiving the trophy.
Wayne Farquhar took runner up in his 406 SBc 1969 Chevelle. Wayne ran a 11.305 on a 11.30 dial. Here is Wayne receiving the trophy.