As we kick off the New Year, new exhibits have started to arrive. Built from scrap parts in the late 1960’s, Jerry Lischke’s 1964 Chevrolet Corvette B production road racer is one of a kind.
It is with great sadness that I pass along that long time race promoter, rider sponsor, motorcycle dealer, avid Model A ford collector and the “funniest motorcycle and car guy” John Jacobson has passed away.
If you value the preservation and public education of the rich history of motorsports within the New England region we ask for your continued support with your year-end giving plan. Help us continue to forever honor the region's motorsports heroes and inspire the next generation of fans, drivers, mechanics, car owners, media and enthusiasts of the sport we all cherish.
The Annual Meeting of the Directors and paid museum members will be held on November 7, 2021 at the museum beginning at 3pm.
Starting Saturday October 16th, 2021 our public hours of operation move to Saturday only, 10am to 4pm. Expanded public hours of operation will resume in June of 2022.
The popular annual Legends Day event will be held on November 7 at the North East Motor Sports Museum (922 Rt 106, Loudon, NH 03307). Headlining the afternoon will be the stars and VIPs of midget racing in New England. As always, Legends Day will be a fun time and will include a free lunch.
With a record breaking spectator crowd on hand, Steve Bonugli bested the other 193 show cars in attendance to win the inaugural Parker-Coraine Trophy at our annual Hot Rods, Muscle and More Car Show fundraiser.
The rescheduled 2nd Annual Historic Motor Sports Exposition returns to the North East Motor Sports Museum on Saturday September 11th. The event will host five mobile museums which will setup and display a variety of regional motorsports artifacts. In addition the expo will feature a variety of historical race cars from a range of disciplines and a vintage race car swap meet.
Join us on Saturday August 28th (rain date the 29th) at the North East Motor Sports Museum located at 922 NH Route 106 in Loudon, NH for an all vehicles, makes year and models car show in support of the museum and our mission, to preserve and educate the public on the history of New England motorsports. For more info call 603-783-0183.
Vintage Racing Stables’ “Timeless Cars of New England” weekend begins with the Inaugural North East Motor Sports Museum’s Rally-tour Around the Lake. Folks who have already registered will enjoy a scenic ride that starts and ends at magnificent racing car collections with lunch included.
Dogs are not allowed in the park where we will have lunch.
THE RALLY-tour IS SOLD OUT
Bentley Warren, one of New England’s most successful race car drivers and a giant personality, has indicated his intention to participate in the Museum’s inaugural Rally-tour Around the Lake. In signing up, he said the Rally “sounds like a lot of fun,” and we think it will be just that.
The Nor’Eastern Pontiac Club will hold its 26th annual Pontiac Car Show at the North East Motor Sports Museum on Saturday June 26th (rain date Sunday June 27th). The museum is located at 922 NH Route 106 in Loudon, NH.