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NETO holds 2017 awards banquet

NETO held it’s annual award banquet on Saturday November 11, 2017 in Newburgh NY.  Prior to the banquet, the annual year end member meeting was held. At this meeting officers and directors for 2018 were elected. All of the incumbents were re-elected without opposition. 



NETO race 16 completed Oct. 15 at Island Dragway

The 2017 season came to a close on Sunday October 15 at Island dragway. The NETO Fall Finals attracted forty competitors to the race sponsored by Fidelity Alarm Co of Philadelphia PA



NETO race 16, the Fall Finals scheduled for October 15 at Island Dragway

Our racing season concludes on Sunday October 15 at Island Dragway. Race 16 is the NETO Fall Finals. Additionally it is Island dragway’s Nostalgia Fall classic.



NETO Race 14 completed Oct.7 at Lebanon Valley, race 15 rained out

Neto race 14 was completed Saturday October 7, 2017 at Lebanon Valley Dragway. Forty two racers competed in the race whic was sponsored by T & E racing from Clinton Corners NY.



NETO races 14 and 15 scheduled for Lebanon Valley

Our racing season is rapidly coming to a close. Only three races left as we come to the penultimate (next to last) weekend. Join us at Lebanon Valley for a weekend of tight competition



NETO race 13 completed Sept.17 at Lebanon Valley

NETO race 13 was completed Sunday September 17, 2017 at Lebanon Valley Dragway. This was day 2 of the ninth annual Dover Dragstrip Nostalgia Drags.



NETO race 12 completed Sept.16 at Lebanon Valley

NETO race 12 was completed Saturday September 16, 2017 at Lebanon Valley Dragway. This was day one of the ninth annual Dover Dragstrip Nostalgia Drags.



NETO races 12 and 13 scheduled at Lebanon Valley

NETO races 12 and 13 are scheduled for September 16 and 17, 2017 at Lebanon Valley Dragway



NETO race 11 completed Sept.10, 2017

NETO race 11 was completed Sunday Sept. 10 at Island Dragway. This was the 29th annual Ol Daze Drags and car show. Forty six racers competed in the event sponsored by Sew & Show of Garwood New Jersey.



NETO race 11 scheduled for Sept.10 at Island Dragway

Race 11 is scheduled for Sunday Sept.10 at Island Dragway.



NETO race 10 completed Aug. 20 2017

NETO race 10 was completed Sunday Aug. 20 at Maple Grove Raceway.  This was Maple Grove’s Glory Days Nostalgia drags show.



NETO race 10 scheduled for Maple Grove Raceway Aug 20

NETO race 10 is scheduled for Sunday Aug 20 as part of Maple Grove Raceway’s Glory Days nostalgia drags.



English victorious in King of the Hill for second time

For the fourth consecutive year NETO hosted a King of the Hill race at Island dragway, with a NHRA Wally as the prize.



NETO race 9 completed

NETO race 9 was completed Sunday August 9 at Island dragway. This was the Island dragway 57th anniversary and the Funny Car Throwdown. Thirty six racers competed in the race which was sponsored by New York Speed and Machine from Staten Island NY.



NETO race 8 completed

NETO race 8, the NETO Summernationals and the Vic English memorial race, was completed Saturday August 5 at Island Dragway in Great Meadows NJ. The race was sponsored by New England Performance and Muscle from Norwalk Connecticut.



NETO races 8 and 9 scheduled for Island Dragway, race for a Wally

Neto races 8 and 9 are scheduled for Saturday August 5 and Sunday August 6 at Island Dragway in Great Meadows NJ.

Saturday will be the NETO King of the Hill competition.



NETO race 7 completed July 9 at Beaver Springs

NETO race 7 was completed Sunday July 9 at Beaver Springs Dragway in Beaver Springs PA. On a beautiful partly cloudy day, twenty two racers competed in the race, which was the 14th annual York Nostalgia Nationals. race was sponsored by Putnam Radiator from Mahopac NY.



NETO race 6 completed July 8 at Beaver Springs

NETO race 6 was completed Saturday July 8 at Beaver Springs Dragway in Beaver Springs PA. On an extremely muggy, overcast day, twenty five racers competed in the race, which was sponsored by SpongeBob racing from Poughkeepsie NY.



NETO races 6 and 7 scheduled July 8 and 9 at Beaver Springs

NETO races 6 and 7 are scheduled for July 8 and 9 at Beaver Springs Dragway in Beaver Springs PA. This is the 14 annual York Nostalgia Nationals.



NETO Race 5 results July 2, 2017

NETO race 5 was completed Sunday July 2 at Island Dragway Dragway in Great Meadows NJ. This was Island Dragways Nostalgia Nationals and Car Show. Forty Five racers competed in the race, which was sponsored by C & F Race Cars from Pleasant Valley NY.



NETO race 5 scheduled for July 2 at Island Dragway

NETO race 5 is scheduled for Sunday July 2, at Island Dragway.



Wilko posts quickest and fastest run in NETO history

The Wilko brothers, Hank and Bob have always had one of the fastest and wildest cars in NETO. The brothers have been racing supercharged entries since the sixties.



NETO race 4 results, June 10, 2017

NETO race 4 was completed Saturday June 10 at Cecil County Dragway in Rising Sun Maryland. This was the NETO Spring Thing special race and the ninth annual Mid Atlantic Nostalgia Drags and Car Show.



NETO race 4 scheduled for June 10 at Cecil County

NETO race 4 is scheduled for Saturday June 10, at Cecil County Dragway in Rising Sun Md.



NETO race 3 results, May 20 Island Dragway

NETO race 3 was completed Saturday May 6 at Island Dragway. The race was sponsored by Kalina Racing of Clark’s Summit PA.



NETO race 1 results, May 6 NETO race 2 rained out

NETO race 1 was completed Saturday May 6 at Lebanon Valley Dragway. The race was sponsored by Accurate Auto Repair of Norwalk, CT and opened our 2017 season.



Season opening races scheduled

NETO races 1 and 2 are scheduled May 6 and 7 at Lebanon Valley Dragway.



NETO founder Tiny Eglit honored

NETO founder Tiny Eglit was honored at the January meeting.



NETO holds annual awards banquet

The NETO annual awards banquet was held for the seventeenth consecutive year on Saturday November 12 in Newburgh New York. Prior to the banquet the year end meeting was held. At this meeting officers and directors for 2017 were elected. All of the incumbents were re-elected without opposition.



The passing of Stephen Pirritano

It is with great sadness and shock that we must report the untimely passing of NETO member Stephen Pirritano.



NETO race 19 results, October 16

NETO race 19, the NETO Fall Finals, was completed Sunday Oct. 16 at Lebanon Valley dragway.



NETO race 18 results Lebanon Valley

NETO race 18 was completed Saturday October 15 at Lebanon Valley dragway.



October Meeting set for October 22

The NETO meeting for October is set for Saturday Oct.22 at Tina’s Restaurant in Poughkeepsie, NY.



Season ending races 18 and 19 scheduled for Oct. 15 & 16, Lebanon Valley

Races 18 and 19 are scheduled for Saturday October 15 and Sunday October 19 at Lebanon Valley dragway.



Race 17, Atco halted by rain

NETO race 17 was halted by rain after time trials and before the first round was called



Update on Race 17

Per Atco dragway, they expect the chance of showers late afternoon Saturday.



NETO race 17 scheduled for October 8 at Atco raceway

On Saturday October 8 NETO will participate in Atco raceway’s Nostalgia Fall Classic.



NETO Race 16 results Lebanon Valley

NETO race 16 was completed Sunday September 25 at Lebanon Valley dragway. Forty two racers competed on this clear crisp day in the race sponsored by Putnam Radiator of Mahopac NY.



NETO race 15 results Lebanon Valley

NETO race 15 was completed Saturday September 24 at Lebanon Valley Dragway.
On a crisp clear early Autumn day, forty seven racers competed in the race.



NETO races 15 and 16 scheduled for Sept 24,25 at Lebanon Valley

On Saturday Sept 24 and Sunday Sept 25 NETO will take part in the eighth annual Dover Nostalgia Drags at Lebanon Valley Dragway



NETO race 14 results September 11

NETO race 14 was completed Sunday September 11 at Island dragway. Forty two racers competed on this sunny warm day in the race sponsored by C & F racecars from Pleasant Valley NY.



NETO race 14 scheduled for Sept.11 at Island Dragway

On Sunday Sept.11 NETO race 14 will be held at Island Dragway.



NETO Race 13 shortened by rain

NETO race 13 was shortened due to rain and not completed. The race held at Maple Grove Dragway August 21 was ended after one round



NETO King of the Hill goes to English

The NETO King of the Hill race for a Wally was postponed from August 6 to August 7 because of the track curfew.



NETO race 12 results August 7

NETO race 12 was completed August 7 at Island Dragway. Forty three racers competed during Island Dragway’s Funny Car Throwdown. The rface was sponsored by New York Speed and Machine of Staten Island NY. Pete Yacca presented the trophies.



NETO race 11 results

NETO race 11 was completed Saturday Aug 6 at Island Dragway. This was Island dragway’s National Dragster Challenge race. Thirty seven racers competed in the race.



NETO races 11 and 12 scheduled for August 6 and 7

NETO races 11 and 12 to be held at Island Dragway, August 6 and 7

On Saturday August 6 NETO race 11 will be held at Island Dragway. Island will be holding their National Dragster Challenge . This is also a special NETO day. It is our King of the Hill race.



NETO race 10 results, July 24, 2016

NETO race 10 was completed Sunday July 24, 2016 at Englishtown NJ. This race was the NETO Summernationals, and the 37th annual Old Time Drags and Rod Run. Forty one racers braved this hot steamy, high ninety degree day.



NETO race 10 scheduled for Englishtown, July24, 2016

NETO race 10 will be held Sunday July 24 at Old Bridge Township raceway park. This is Englishtown’s 37th annual Old Time Drags and Rod Run.



NETO race 9 results July 10, 2016

NETO race 9 was completed July 10, 2016 at Beaver Springs dragway. This was the 13 annual York Nostalgia Drags, one of the best Nostalgia shows around. Twenty three racers competed on this hot summer day in the race sponsored by Mauceri & Hennebery Racing from Poughkeepsie NY. Rich Mauceri presented the trophies.