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. Rich Mauceri (A.K.A. SpongeBob) presented the trophies.
Lou Laferrara jr won for the second consecutive time in his BBC S&W altered. Lou turned a 7.61 on a 7.60 index for the victory. Here is Lou jr receiving the trophy along with, l-r, Nicole, Kristen, Frank, Willie Johnson, Staci, Lou sr. and “Taco”.
Current points leader Ron Baker was runner up in his BBC 1966 Chevelle. Ron turned on the red light before running a 9.03 on a 9.00 index. Here is Ron and wife Valerie receiving he trophy.
Notable in Comp today was the perfect light by Vinny Laurita in round one. Way to go Vinny.
Ed Hedrick made the trip from Washington NC worthwhile by winning Nostalgia Eliminator in his Tony Feil prepared BBC 1972 Nova. Ed’s winning run was 10.07 on a 10.00 dial. Here is a happy Ed receiving the trophy.
Fred Michel was runner up in his BBC powered altered. Fred turned a breakout 10.24 on a 10.25 dial. here are Fred, wife Wendy and “friends” receiving the trophy.