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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.



NETO race 8 results July 9, 2016

NETO race 8 was held at Beaver Springs dragway July 9 2016

On a bright, sunny and very hot day, 21 racers braved the heat to put on a great show. The race was sponsored by Psyched Clone racing from Staten Island NY. John and Kitty Giambertone presented the trophies.



NETO race 8 & 9 scheduled for Beaver Springs July 9 and 10

NETO races 8 & 9 will be held at Beaver Springs dragway on Saturday July 9 and Sunday July 10.



NETO Race 7 results, June 26, 2016

NETO race 7 was held at Numidia Dragway on June 26, 2016.

On a bright sunny afternoon with a prevailing tail wind, twenty one racers competed in race 7 completing the double header at Numidia Dragway . The race was sponsored by Carland Autobody of Danbury Ct. Chris and Art Regan presented the trophies.



NETO Race 6 Results, June 25, 2016

NETO race 6 was held at Numidia Dragway on June 25, 2016.

On a hot summer afternoon, twenty three racers competed in race 6 at one of the prettiest tracks on our schedule . The race was sponsored by Kalina Racing of N. Abingdon PA. Don and Liz Kalina presented the trophies.



NETO races 6 and 7 scheduled for Numidia Dragway, June 25 & 26

Neto races 6 and 7 are scheduled for Saturday June 25 and Sunday June 26 at Numidia dragway in Catawissa PA.



NETO Race 5 Results, June 11 2016

NETO race5 was held at Cecil County Dragway on June 11, 2016. This was the annual NETO Spring Fling.

Thirty racers competed in race 5, which was sponsored by Fidelity Alarm of Philadelphia PA



NETO race 5 scheduled for June 11 at Cecil County

NETO race 5 scheduled for Saturday June 11 at Cecil County Dragway, Rising Sun MD.



NETO Race 4 Results, May 22, 2016 Island Dragway

NETO race 4 was held at Island Dragway on May 22, 2016.

Thirty racers competed in race 4, which was sponsored by Accurate Auto Repair of Norwalk, CT. Jerry Deslandes presented the trophies. The race was shortened to eighth mile due to moisture on the track



NETO Race 4 scheduled for May 22 at Island Dragway

NETO race 4 will be held at Island Dragway this Sunday, May 22.



NETO Race 2 Results, Race 3 halted due to weather

NETO races 2 and 3 were held at Lebanon Valley Dragway on May 14 and 15, 2016.

Thirty one racers competed in race 2, which was sponsored by Corewood ventures of Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Nancy Sherwood and Lizzy Finkle presented the trophies.

NETO Race 3 was halted after one round due to weather. Twenty eight racers participated in the race sponsored by Putnam Radiator of Baldwin Place N.Y.



NETO races 2 & 3 scheduled 5-14 and 5-15

NETO races 2 & 3 to be held May 14 and 15 at Lebanon Valley Dragway.



NETO Race 1 completed April 30

NETO race 1 was completed Saturday April 30 at Atco dragway. Thirty two racers competed in the race which was sponsored by Sew & Show from Garwood, N.J. Guy Griese presented the Comp trophies, Frank Martinez presented the Nostalgia trophies.



The long wait is over, NETO race 1 April 30

The NETO racing season is finally here. NETO race 1 is scheduled for Saturday April 30 at Atco Dragway. Gates open at 9 A.M.



Attention NETO members

NETO members are encouraged to register on the new NETO site and update their member profile.



NETO Web Site Now Live

The new NETO site is live and ready to go for the 2016 season!



The passing of Chuck Morrison

It is with sadness that we must report the passing of another NETO family member. On Wednesday March 23, Chuck Morrison the father of former NETO Comp champion Joe Morrison passed away at home. Click the title to read more.