NETO race 9 completed July 10, 2016
NETO race 9 was completed July 10, 2016 at Beaver Springs dragway. This was the 13 annual York Nostalgia Drags, one of the best Nostalgia shows around. Twenty three racers competed on this hot summer day in the race sponsored by Mauceri & Hennebery Racing from Poughkeepsie NY. Rich Mauceri presented the trophies.
Comp eliminator was won by Jerry Deslandes in his 572 C.I. 1970 Duster. Jerry ran a 9.12 on a 9.00 index. Here is Jerry with the trophy.
John Giambertone took Comp runner up in his SBF 19675 Cyclone. John ran a red lighting 9.64 on a 9.60 index. His runner up finish gave John the points lead in Comp. Here is John receiving the trophy.
The Nostalgia eliminator finals featured two new NETO members. Nostalgia eliminator was won by Mike Kwiatec in his 440 C.I. 1968 Dodge Super Bee. Mike ran a 10.45 on a 10.42 dial for the win. Here is Mike along with Dave King and Mark and Dot Abrams receiving the trophy.
Runner up in Nostalgia eliminator was Steve Pirritano in his SBC 1974 Nova. Steve turned a 15.38 on a 15.20 dial. Here is Steve with the trophy and the Pirritano family, Marissa, Stephen and Diana.