EPPING, NH – July 8, 2018 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – NHRA and New England Dragway officials announced a sellout for Sunday of the NHRA New England Nationals in Epping, N.H. The New England Dragway was sold out Saturday and Sunday for the sixth annual NHRA New England Nationals with fans from all over the northeast flocking the grandstand, pit areas and campgrounds.
“During pre-race ceremonies this morning I predicted another sellout and our guests didn’t let me down,” said Joe Lombardo, general manager of New England Dragway. “It just reinforces my beliefs we have the greatest fans on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series tour.”
This is the seventh sold-out crowd on the 2018 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule.
Headquartered in Glendora, Calif., NHRA is the primary sanctioning body for the sport of drag racing in the United States. NHRA presents 24 national events featuring the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, and E3 Spark Plugs NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing Series presented by J&A Service. NHRA provides competition opportunities for drivers of all levels in the NHRA Summit Racing Series and the NHRA Drags: Street Legal Style presented by AAA. NHRA also offers NHRA Jr. Street program for teens and the Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League for youth ages 5 to 17. In addition, NHRA owns and operates four racing facilities: Atlanta Dragway in Georgia; Gainesville Raceway in Florida; Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis; and Auto Club Raceway at Pomona in Southern California. For more information, log on to NHRA.com, or visit the official NHRA pages on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
Source: National Hot Rod Association