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The Pro MX division will be our first Showdown event of the 2015 season. Top Payout of $750 to win is on the line. Open to all Motorcycles and Sleds. No increase in entry. • Event Results
The Street class racers will again have another opportunity to score some serious cash with the Affordable Carpet Street Shootout. Top Payout of $1,000 to win (maybe even more) Open to all street legal cars & trucks. • Event Results
Barely Streetable Boulevard Bullets take Center Stage in this 1/8th Mile Heads-Up showcase event. Talk the Talk, but who will Walk the Walk, plus our regular E.T. Series event  • Event Results
The Pro Showdown event will highlight the Independence Day Weekend of racing. Top Payout of $1,000 to win is on the line. Also on the card is our annual 11.50 Index race. • Event Results
Jr. Dragster Challenge is in the spotlight, plus our annual Girls Go Racing Charity event & regular E.T. Series • Event Results

Summit E.T. Racing Series - Sept. 4th

Musolino KOT Win



Well it’s been a month since we have been able to complete a Summit E.T. Points race, and with a 60% chance of rain in the forecast today the outlook seemed bleak. But, somehow the rain stayed away and we got one in. Here’s how the racing action went.

In the King of The Track Race which pitted all of our current #1 points racers against each other for the coveted “Wally” trophy, it was Vince Musolino driving his Ricelli Enterprises backed 2011 American Dragster to the win. Vince stopped Dick Aversa in the first round, got a freebie in the semi’s when Mike LaRose had the misfortune of wounding his car in the first round, which then put him against Pro MX rider Keith Miller on his ’86 Suzuki in the final. Keith stopped Anthony Zangari in the first round and Heather Scheirer in the semis. In the final, Vince held a .532 to .590 reaction time advantage and that’s all he needed as he won with a 7.507 at 180.20 mph run on his 7.45 dial to stop Keith’s valiant 10.547 at 126.05 mph run on his 10.55 dial. Kevin Wuest was the Bike/Sled Trophy competitor in the race.


Summit E.T. Racing Series - August 7th


Today we hosted a special fund raising event to benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation as well as our regular Summit E.T. Points series event. There was rain all around us with us getting a small amount in the morning, but we dodged all the heavy stuff and completed the race in the 1/8 mile format.

Mike Larose drove his newly painted ’69 Dart to the Susan G. Komen race win by stopping Gene Stankivitz III in the final round. Mike had a .533 to .591 staring line advantage and ran right on his 6.65 dial with a 6.657 at 94.90 mph to turn stop Gene who nailed his 6.65 dial with a 6.659 at 100.89 mph runner up effort. Gary Simons returned to racing today and was the semifinalist. A big thanks to Chris Raineri for putting this race together and making it run smoothly.


FX Caprara Bad Hombre 10K Race

July 23 - Temperatures scorched the ESTA quarter-mile and the racers scorched it to the eighth-mile in their quest for the big 10K paycheck in the F.X. Caprara Bad Hombre 10K shootout. With a mix of 100 door cars and dragsters all competing it came down to Carl Drake Jr. (CJ) in his ’11 Diamond dragster taking on Chris Scarlata in his ’97 Mullis dragster for the big buck payday. CJ lost round 1, bought back in, lost that round then wheeled and dealed for the "Mulligan" Ticket which exchanged hands a few times. A deal was made with Vince Musolino and that deal put CJ into round 5!

ESTA's version of "Let's Make A Deal" paid off for CJ as he bettered NYIRP regular Scarlata in an all dragster final round for the big payout. This one was over early as Chris had some sort of transmission problem causing him to have a subpar .886 reaction time, which you can’t have against a driver of Carl’s caliber. Carl had a .525 light and cruised to a 5.021 at 113.13 mph run on his 4.78 dial ,while Chris ran a 5.33 at 108.19 mph on his 5.03 dial for the $2,500 runner up payoff. Ross Adams was the semifinalist in his dragster.

A huge thank you to the FX Caprara folks. This event simply would not have happened without them, and a thank you goes out to Vince Musolino who was the event director for the day. Thanks again to all the competitors and fans for making this event a great success.


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