New England Racers Reunion presented by Wallís Ford and the Northeast Classic set for April 16th
The New England Racers Reunion will feature a variety of vintage and modern race cars for outdoor display at the North East Motor Sports Museum (922 Route 106, Loudon, NH) on Saturday April 16th. In addition the event will showcase five exhibits from New England racing museums. These exhibits will display unique auto racing memorabilia and artifacts from around the region. All types of race cars from any year are welcome to display and local tracks and sanctions are encouraged to attend to promote your upcoming seasonís races. In the afternoon make sure to check out all the feature racing action at the Northeast Classic on the New Hampshire Motor Speedway oval.
Museums committed for display include the Ron Bouchard Museum, ProNyne Motorsports Museum, Ollie Silva Museum, New England Antique Racers and the Maine Vintage Race Car Association. Race car clubs that will have multiple cars on display include Senior Tour Auto Racers, Atlantic Coast Old Timers and the Wicked Good Vintage Racing Association. Cars on display will roar to life with our traditional gentlemen start your engines at noon.
The Stanley Museum of Kingfield Maine will also be on site with an operational Stanley Steamer steam car. The Stanley Museum has graciously offered to take guests for a ride in the steam car for a $20 suggested donation per passenger, kids free. The money raised from the rides will be split between the Stanley Museum and the North East Motor Sports Museum.
The 2022 best appearing race car awards will once again be presented by Wallís Ford at 1:30pm. The museum is asking for a $20 donation for each race car that would like to display. This donation also includes two free tickets to view the museum the day of the event. The awards given out will be the following.
Best of Show
Best Appearing Open Wheel Race Car
Mary Lima Best Appearing Modified
Best Appearing Stock Car Race Car
Best Appearing Drag Race Car
Best Appearing Road Race Car
Join us on Saturday April 16th from 9:00am to 1:30pm for the New England Racers Reunion. The museum will be open for viewing from 9am till 4pm. The North East Motor Sports Museum is the largest motor racing museum in New England and displays 30+ regionally historic race cars and motorcycles. Exhibits change on a yearly basis so there is always something new to see.
Admission to view the outdoor show is $5 per adult at the front gate with museum members admitted free. Admission to view the indoor museum is $10 for adults with kids under 12 free to view both outdoors and indoors. As always museum members view the museum for free. You can become a member of the museum the day of the event. An onsite food truck will be available and we will have a 50/50 raffle. The event is a fundraiser for the North East Motor Sports Museum, a 501-c-3 educational nonprofit organization. A rain date is set for Saturday April 23rd.
Once you have finished at the museum make sure to check out all the high speed racing action at the NHMS oval. Triple 50 lap feature events are on tap for ACT Late Model Tour, PASS Super Late Models and the Modified Racing Series, as well as support division action. All of this wheel to wheel feature racing excitement is set to start at 12:30pm at the Magic Mile.
If you have questions about the event or displaying your race car call 603-783-0183.