New England Motor Sports Museum

The Future Home of North East Motor Sports History.

Welcome to the official website of the North East Motor Sports Museum!

The museum is a proposed 20,000 square foot facility that will be located on the grounds of the New Hampshire Motor Speedway. When completed, the museum will be home to an extensive collection of race cars, trophies, helmets, engines, motorcycles, books, photographs, newspapers, videos, magazines and memorabilia that represents a cross-section of the rich North East racing history. Thank you for your interest, and if you would like to know how you can help, please contact us.

Who Are We?

We are the Racing History Preservation Group. Incorporated in New Hampshire, we are a 501 (c) 3 non-profit. Some of the most significant personalities in Northeast Motorsports are members of our Board of Directors. The Board’s Executive Committee consists of President Dick Berggren, Vice President Lew Boyd, Second Vice President Joe Freeman, Treasurer Ken Smith, Secretary Ric Mariscal. Board members include Paul Aldrich, Ray Boissoneau, Ron Bouchard, Bones Bourcier, Don Breslauer, Russ Conway, Gil Coraine, Robert Coy, Ricky Craven, Andy Cusack, Paul Giblin, Frank Grimaldi, Mark Hann, Lloyd Hutchins, Frank Manafort, Skip Matczak, Al Novotnik, Ed Shea, RA Silvia, George Summers and Pete vonSneidern.

No member of the Executive Committee or the Board receives any compensation in exchange for their services.

Latest News

Sifting Sands

Site work continues on the land that will be home to the North East Motor Sports Museum. Andy Kaski has finished leveling the ground where the museum will be erected and is now working a huge sifter that is generating sand needed for back-filling the foundation, the septic system and under-floor base. The loader Andy operates on the site is so large, an average height woman can stand up in its bucket. We remain hopeful that Read More
Pushing Dirt!

Andy Kaski has been pushing dirt to prepare the site of the North East Motor Sports Museum since November 11. The plot had to be leveled to accommodate the building, its parking lots and grounds. Bentley Warren loaned his D-8 Cat bulldozer at no cost to the museum for the job. Next task will be to put the forms down and fill them with concrete to create the building’s foundation. Our aim is to get that work done before winter. Read More

Groundbreaking for the North East Motor Sports Museum was held on Friday afternoon, September 25, 2015 under brilliant sunny skies. A crowd estimated at over 400 came to watch the historic moment. Read More
History Made at Groundbreaking This Friday!
History will be made at Groundbreaking for the North East Motor Sports Museum this Friday at 2PM. For the first time ever, all four New England drivers who have won at NASCAR’s top level will be together at the same time, same place. Pete Hamilton, winner of the 1970 Daytona 500, and Joey Logano, winner of the 2015 Daytona 500 (45-years after Hamilton’s win) will join Ron Bouchard and Ricky Craven as the only four drivers to win in NASCAR’s top level. Read More
Groundbreakers Named!

Twelve have been named as Groundbreakers for the new North East Motor Sports Museum in a ceremony that will take place on September 25 at 2pm. Groundbreakers include Joey Logano, Ron Bouchard, Ricky Craven, Andy Cusack, Bentley Warren, Ken Smith, Skip Matczak, Dave Frahm, Frank Manafort, Bill Manafort, Dick Berggren and Paula Bouchard (in memory of her father, Ed Flemke). Read More