NETO race 13 completed September 17 at Lebanon Valley Dragway
NETO race 13 was completed Sunday September 17, 2017 at Lebanon Valley Dragway. This was day 2 of the ninth annual Dover Dragstrip Nostalgia Drags. Forty one racers competed in the event on another hot humid late summer day. The race was sponsored by Rich and Jeanne Head of Wingdale NY. Rich Head presented the trophies.
For the third time this season Vinny Laurita won Comp eliminator. Vinny drove his BBC 1969 Camaro to a 9.01 E.T. on a 9.00 index. Here is Vinny and wife Bridget receiving the trophy.
Gary Langner completed a successful weekend by taking runner up in Comp. Gary drove his BBC 1967 Chevelle to a 9.32 on a 9.30 index. Here is Gary receiving the trophy.
The Nostalgia final pitted two long time NETO members who now only race at a few events. It was fitting that both were Dover Dragstrip regulars.
Rich Head won Nostalgia in his 4 speed SBC 1963 Impala. Rich turned an 11.01 on an 11.00 dial for the win. Here is Rich and crew celebrating the victory.
Dick Coleman drove his SBC powered 1948 Austin to Nostalgia runner up. Dick ran a breakout 10.05 on a 10.10 dial. Here is Dick and son Bill receiving the trophy.