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 Post subject: Raceway Park to Discontinue Drag Racing in 2018.
PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:28 am 
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We have been notified late last night that Raceway Park Englishtown NJ will be discontinuing Drag Racing going forward. We at SuperCar Races, Ralph's Rapid Transit Production would like to thank the owners and staff for there over 50 years of amazing drag racing and memories. We are saddened by the decision to discontinue drag racing. SuperCar Races had 4 events Scheduled for the 2018 Season at Raceway Park. We are looking to see if we will relocate these events to other neighboring tracks or if they will be removed from the season.

SuperCar Races is committed to its Racers and Fans and look forward to the 2018 SuperCar season. Our heart felt sympathy goes out to the Staff at Raceway Park. We thank all of them for their hard work and exceptional track prep thru out the years.

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:31 am 
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 Post subject: Re: Raceway Park to Discontinue Drag Racing in 2018.
PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 12:58 pm 
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So we as a group were some of the last handful of cars to race at Englishtown. They never reopened after 11/12. and I beat Hal at our last race that night!


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 Post subject: Re: Raceway Park to Discontinue Drag Racing in 2018.
PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 3:49 pm 
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That is correct SuperCar Races is the last group to run at Raceway Park.


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 Post subject: Re: Raceway Park to Discontinue Drag Racing in 2018.
PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 4:06 pm 
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:shock: :(

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So by losing to Dominick in the third round of our best of 3 match race, my Road Runner was the last race car to ever cross the finish line at raceway Park. [imgImageUntitled by cudadude2, on Flickr[/img]

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 Post subject: Re: Raceway Park to Discontinue Drag Racing in 2018.
PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:00 pm 
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I was thinking the same thing Bill. It’s great to have that honor but I would rather have the track open. Sad to say I have been racing their since 85 and now it is just a memory


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 Post subject: Re: Raceway Park to Discontinue Drag Racing in 2018.
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I am sharing this from Michelle at E-Towns FB page. This is so true we never new it till today.

"At some point in your childhood, you and your friends went outside to play together for the last time, and nobody knew it."

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71 GTX 440+6 Auto 11.35 @ 123MPH 1.79 60' S/A

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 Post subject: Re: Raceway Park to Discontinue Drag Racing in 2018.
PostPosted: Sat Jan 20, 2018 12:48 pm 
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well if the track shut down to drag racin, at least the last event was a proper way to do it

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