Author Archives: northeastdragreview

About northeastdragreview

Editor for Northeast Drag Review : Online Publication

2014 Season Northeast Division Awards Banquet a Big Hit in Hershey

  Photos by Diane Kubicke and Phil Hutchison Story by Phil Hutchison and courtesy NHRA Northeast Division More photos go to: http://www.division1photos.com/ Saturday Jan 17th the 48th annual NED banquet was held at the Hershey Lodge in Hershey PA. Nearly 600 … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

NED Banquet on Tap for Saturday Night and a Look Back to 2014

Photos by Diane Kubicke and Phil Hutchison   Story by Phil Hutchison This weekend the 2014 Northeast Division Champions will be the stars at the annual NED Awards Banquet. Saturday January 17 at the Hershey Lodge in Chocolatetown USA, all … Continue reading

Posted in Banquets, Divisional Events | Leave a comment

California Hot Rod Reunion at Bakersfield with Dave DeAngelis

Photography by  “Diamond” Dave DeAngelis Story by Phil Hutchison and courtesy of NHRA Communications Dave DeAngelis, one of the premier photographers on the East Coast and frequent contributor to NorthEastDragReview, travelled to the left coast of the USA to capture … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The NHRA Northeast Division Finishes 2014 at the Dutch Classic with Hochrum, Wolkwitz, and Nichols Leading the Winners at the Season Closer

Story by Phil Hutchison  Photos by Diane Kubicke and Phil Hutchison For more photos from the Dutch, go to: http://www.division1photos.com/ For Round by Round action go to: http://www.northeastdragrace.com/ The weather did not cooperate as well as the racers and the NHRA … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Demke takes a Trifecta and Harker scores a Double at Maple Grove Dragway at the 30th Annual NHRA Nationals Linke, Fletch, Lynch, Martel & Martel take the rest of the Sportsman titles

Photos by Richard Muir, David Smith, and Phil Hutchison Story courtesy of NHRA and Phil Hutchison Chris Demke from Tujunga, California is the 2014 Lucas Oil Top Alcohol Dragster Champ after his semifinal round win at the rain delayed Pep … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Friday at the NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway, the cream rises to the top

Photos and story by Phil Hutchison NorthEastDragReview After a cloudy Thursday, Friday’s weather was a mix of sun and clouds, which helped with the on track performance from the Pros and the Sportsman racers alike One of the highlights of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Thursday at the Grove, Sportsman racers get the qualifying shots and the NBC Today Show makes an appearance at the drags.

Story and Photos by Phil Hutchison Mohnton PA October 2. Gray skies and cool temps greeted the NHRA racers at the 30th annual Auto-Plus NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Dragway as the forecast sunny conditions never materialized but the lack … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment