2016 NETO Competition Champion John Giambertone.
John Giambertone won his second Comp championship in 2016. This adds to his previous runner up in 2015 and championship in 2014. John’s 1965 Mercury Comet Cyclone has been in the family since new. It has been a full time race car since 1976. The small block Ford is 362 C.I and is one of the smallest motors in NETO Comp. It has a c-4 automatic transmission with a 7500 stall 7 inch torque converter. This runs to a Ford 9 inch rear with 5.14 gears. It sports a 4 link rear suspension built by John himself. This little screamer runs through mufflers on its mid 9 second runs at over 135 m.p.h.