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The Northeast Division closes out the 2014 season at E Town

Photos by Diane Kubicke  Story by Phil Hutchison and courtesy NHR Additional Photos, go to: http://www.division1photos.com/ Round by Round Action, go to: www.NorthEastDragRace.com The NED Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series finished the 2014 at Englishtown NJ. The event, the seventh of seven … Continue reading

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Charlie Westcott Jr wins 6th Indy title at the NHRA Mopar Hemi Challenge

Photos by Phil Hutchison Story by Phil Hutchison and Courtesy of NHRA Charlie Westcott Jr from Parma Michigan won his 6th NHRA Mopar Hemi Challenge at Indy Friday night beating Division One racer Wendell Howes from Rathesay New Brunswick. Westcott, who … Continue reading

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Friday Morning at Indy. Comp Field Set, Stock Class Eliminations complete and Super Stock on hold as rain slows down the Action at the 60th annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals

Photos and Story by Phil Hutchison As Thursday was hot and sunny, Friday morning dawned dark with occasional drizzles halting the action during the Super Stock class eliminations. The Hemi Challenge parade featuring 26 of the quickest Super Stockers on … Continue reading

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INDY MEMORIES

Photos and story by Phil Hutchison Indy has a special meaning to a lot of the racers and fans of the NHRA and drag racing in particular. It is the RACE to win. The Big Go East has been on … Continue reading

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It’s a family affair at Cecil County as Troy Coughlin Jr meets Jason Kenny in the finals of Super Gas

Story by Phil Hutchison and courtesy of Team Jegs Photos by Phil Hutchison and Diane Kubicke It started Friday afternoon during the rain delayed Atco Lucas Oil Divisional. No, actually it really started two weeks earlier at the Atco event … Continue reading

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Rain delayed Atco race competed at Cecil County. Stalba doubles up and Hanratty takes Comp. Saturday at Cecil also completed as Aragona wins Comp.

Story by Phil Hutchison  Photos by Diane Kubicke and Phil Hutchison Go to http://www.northeastdragrace.com/ for round by round action More photos? Go to http://www.division1photos.com/ Two weeks ago, the Atco Lucas Oil Divisional was so close to being completed. Only a handful of … Continue reading

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It seems like it was just July 4th. Where did the time go?

Photos by Diane Kubicke, Richard Muir, David Smith, Dave DeAngelis, and Phil Hutchion Story by Phil Hutchison with thanks to PDRA July was one heck of a busy month with races each weekend all over the Northeast. Sometimes there were … Continue reading

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Island Dragway celebrates 50 years

Photos by Dave DeAngelis Island Dragway in Great Meadows NJ celebrated 50 Years Over 200 MPH this past weekend with a great show that included nostalgia drag racing, Alcohol Funny Cars, Wally trophies to all winners, a car show, and … Continue reading

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Alcohol champs crowned before rain halts action at Atco Lucas Oil Divisional. Event to be completed at the Cecil County event in two weeks.

Story by Phil Hutchison. Photos by Kubicke/Hutchison For round by round action, go to: http://www.northeastdragrace.com/ More photos at http://www.division1photos.com/ Whiteford Maryland racer DJ Cox and reigning Eastern Region champ Rich McPhillilps won the Alcohol Funny Car and Dragster eliminators respectively at … Continue reading

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Bartone and Veale Top Qualifiers at Atco LODRS

Story by Phil Hutchison  Photos by Kubicke/Hutchison For round by round action go to: http://www.northeastdragrace.com/ Long Island City NY racer Tony Bartone led the Alcohol Funny Car field at the NHRA Lucas Oil Series at Atco Raceway with a 5.586 262.74 … Continue reading

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