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46th annual Amalie Oil NHRA Gatornationals Sportsman Recap

Photos and words by Phil Hutchison I don’t know why I bother listening to the weather when it comes to racing in Florida. All week long leading up to the Gators, rain was forecast each day. Even Sunday looked iffy … Continue reading

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Gainesville Gatornational Action. It’s getting Hot in Here

Puckett leads Comp and Troy Jr surprises with a #1 in Pro Mod Photos by Phil Hutchison Story by Phil Hutchison and Courtesy Jegs.com After two days of qualifying at the 46th annual Amalie Oil NHRA Gatornationals, Van Puckett from Monroe … Continue reading

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Bartone and Densham take Bakersfield titles as Hix repeats in Fuel Altered at the Good Vibrations March Meet

Photos and Story by Phil Hutchison Seventy-seven? Seventy-seven? What does that number mean? That number represents the number of nitro powered racecars at the Good Vibrations March Meet held at AAA Famosa Dragstrip, which included Top Fuel, Funny Car, and … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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