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    Night of Fire July 18, 2015

    presented by AAA Northern New England, New England Ford Dealers, and NAPA Auto Parts

    Featuring: Jet Funny Cars, Wheelstander, Nostalgia Nitro Funny Cars, Alcohol Funny Cars, A/Fuel Dragsters, Fireworks.

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Tom McCarthy of Digital Image now has joined New England Dragway as an Official Track Photographer.
Tom will be shooting at the track on non-points days and is available for special photo sessions. Check out some of his work at
Digital Image Now

Digital Image Now

Ladies Black T-shirt               Metal round New England Hot Rod Council sign            Metal Diamond Logo sign

Available now in the on-line store and at the track


The List II croppedThe Facts:

  • “The List” will be the 10 fastest street legal cars to race at New England Dragway’s Wednesday Street Nights.
  • First to the finish line wins.
  • 1/8th mile, Instant Green tree, heads up, grudge race.
  • No score boards, no time slip, win light only.
  • No additional track prep

The Rules:

  • Car or truck must be legally registered, inspected and driven to the track. (No trailered cars)
  • You must coordinate call out. Track can assist.
  • Call outs to be run 2nd and 4th Wednesday’s of the month.
  • If more than one challenger on same night for #10 spot, race off between challengers to determine who gets a shot at #10.
  • If you do not show for scheduled call out that member will lose their position and drop to the next position.
  • We suggest on designated Wednesday night “The List” members consider being on-hand for additional call out races.
  • A second call out in one night must be mutually agreed upon.

Next scheduled race  05/27/2015

Rotary Engine Rule Updates

Important Update for racers using Rotary Engines.New england Dragway
As outlined in the 2015 NHRA Rule Book 13.49 or quicker you must have an SFI 1.1 1.2 Flywheel and Clutch. Additionally 11.49 or quicker rotary engine cars must have a flywheel shield. For futher details and info refer the 2015 NHRA Rule Book.

2015 NHRA General Regulations

He is what many call a racing machine, A&B Tire Pro Eliminator Champion Mark Winterbottom.

Putting together a championship drive is tough.   Ask anyone who was lucky enough to come out onWinterbottom 2 top and they likely will tell you it’s a daunting task.  That isn’t lost on Mark Winterbottom.  But, to see him week in and week out you wonder if ever fazes.  He is what many call a racing machine.  Mark captured his 9th A&B Tire Pro Eliminator championship this year in dramatic fashion.  Yet, even when he was locked into a tight, four-way battle with brothers Jared Kinson and Jason Mazzotta, and long time friend Joe Silva, Mark kept his cool.

Read More: Mark Winterbottom

A Tale of Two Knights

New England Dragway Ray Knight

It doesn’t come as a startling revelation that capturing a championship in any category at New England Dragway is the result of determination, skill and hard work.  This year’s Indy Auto Parts Super Pro Champion Ray Knight is the epitome of those attributes.  Ray has been part of the New England Dragway racing community for decades, recognized by his peers as one of the toughest drivers on the track.  But, if you ask him about the most thrilling aspect of this year’s hard fought battle you will not hear stories about margins of victories measuring in the ten-thousandths or near perfect reaction times.  Instead he will tell you it’s the opportunity to share the podium with his son Steven who captured the E.C.O.P.E. Junior Dragster crown.

Read More: A Tale of Two Knights

Lucas Oil continues its commitment to NHRA Sportsman racing.

Lucas Oil continues its commitment to NHRA Sportsman racing as the sponsor of the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series.  “Having come through the Sportsman ranks myself, I know how important it is to have the support you need to compete,” said Morgan Lucas of Lucas Oil Products. “These are our people, these are our customers.

Read More:  Lucas Oil continues its commitment to NHRA Sportsman racing

2015 NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Schedule Released

Glendora, CA

The NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series returns for a 14th season with premier events taking place across the country in all seven NHRA divisions it was announced today by NHRA officials. The 2015 schedule will feature 45 divisional events with a minimum of six in each of the seven divisions. There will also be 25 regional events featuring the 260-mph Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car classes.

Read More:  2015 NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Schedule Released

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