Archive | 2017

New England Dragway News is Going Digital

Click here to view the latest issue of New England Dragway News A major change is on the horizon for New England Dragway News subscribers.  Because of ever increasing printing and postage costs, New England Dragway will begin publishing its newspaper digitally.   It’s a significant change to a publication that has been in print […]

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9-year-old Aidan Baker and his "Cookie Monster" dragster

Interview: 9-year-old Junior Drag Racer Aidan Baker

July 1, 2017 By Hope Weaver (hope@nedragway.com) Aidan Baker was the talk of the town, known as the nine-year-old junior racer who had a 0.000 second reaction time at the NHRA New England Nationals last month at the New England Dragway in front of thousands of race fans. With a perfect run, he caught the […]

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By uniting we stand, by dividing we fall. Independence day is a good time to think who we are and how we got here. This is the land of the free because of the brave. God bless our country!

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Overnight Racer Pit Parking Update

Effective immediately, (6/30/17) After hours pit parking will be $10 per car load to enter the pits after normal gate times on Friday, and Saturdays. This will also include rain outs. if we are rained out on a Friday or Saturday the pit gate will be open for overnight racer parking for $10 per Car/Motorhome/Truck […]

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NHRA All Access Challenge

NHRA All Access Challenge race scheduled for Sunday July 2 is the bracket racers shot at bringing home a special edition Wally trophy. Racer Eliminators: Super ET                                       $65 Pro ET             […]

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Race Day EMT’s needed. $15 hour.

We operate a motocross practice facility and a 1/4 mile drag strip. Hours of operation for MX are Sunday 9am to 5pm. Hours of operation for the Dragstrip are Wednesday and Friday afternoons 1pm to 5pm for a track rental, Wednesday and Friday evenings 6pm to 10pm for Street Night. Saturday and Sundays are typically […]

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NHRA New England Nationals Date Change

Start making your plans for 2018 now. This years event saw sellout crowds both Saturday and Sunday. For the 2018 racing season the NHRA New England Nationals will be contested on July 6th, 7th, and 8th. This date change was precipitated by a change in the 2018 NASCAR Schedule. The NASCAR Chicago race date was […]

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NHRA New England Nationals

Weather forecast looks good for this weekends NHRA New England Nationals. A couple showers can only slow us down a little. We have the equipment on site to dry this track and continue the racing program.

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This Sunday’s Swap Meet Moves Inside the Track!

Due to the recent deluge of rain Lot #2 has become more of a lake and a mud bog than a parking lot. Because of these conditions we will have this Sunday’s Swap Meet will be moved inside the gates into the pit area of the race track. There will be no racing this weekend […]

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REMINDER TO RACERS

Reminder for all NED racers that have cars, trailers, and or equipment on NED property. Everything must be removed from the property by the end of racing this Sunday May 21, 2017 for the NHRA New England Nationals. If you are registered to race at the National event you may leave your property at the […]

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“THE LIST” begins!

Finally “THE LIST” Street has started although mother nature still had a say again with a deluge of rain at 8:30. Newcomers Dan McDonald and Paul Barnett challenged Melissa Merritt for the #1 spot but couldn’t get the power to hook to the track when it was needed. Next Running of “THE LIST” Street will be […]

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2017 VP Race Fuels ET Series

This weekend kicks off the start of our 2017 VP Race Fuels ET Series with a full day of racing action both Saturday and Sunday. Racers will compete for thousands of dollars in purse money on Saturday and Sunday.  Cars will hit the track at 9:30AM with 2 qualifying passes and eliminations will follow thereafter. […]

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Sanctioned by the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA)