Race 5 rained out, Race 6 completed June 24 at Numidia Dragway
Once again Mother Nature wreaked havoc on our season. Race 5 was rained out. But Race 6 was completed June 24 at Numidia Dragway in Catawissa PA. The race was sponsored by Performance Services Inc. of West Hempstead NY. Kitty Giambertone presented the trophies. Despite the poor weather and forecast 13 die hard racers participated in the race.
Former 2 time champion John Giambertone returned to the winner circle for his first win this year. Jerry Deslandes was runner up in his 1970 Plymouth Duster. John drove his SBF powered 1965 Mercury Cyclone, “Psyched Clone” to a winning to a 9.44 on a 9.40 index. Jerry was runner up in his BBM running a 9.16 on a 9.10 index.
Here is Jerry and Grandson Antonio with the runner up trophy.
Jerry Hillier won Nostalgia eliminator. Rene Lynn Patterson took runner up. Jerry drove his SBF powered 1972 Maverick to the win. Jerry turned a 13.10 on a 13.03 dial for the win. Rene drove her BBC powered 1966 Biscayne to a 10.74 on a 10.66 dial for runner up.
Here is Rene Lynn and dad Bruce with the runner up trophy.