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2014 Auto-Plus NHRA New England Nationals preview

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The second annual Auto-Plus NHRA New England Nationals is the 11th race of the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season. The event takes place Thursday through Sunday, June 19th through 22nd, at New England Dragway in Epping, New Hampshire and features all four classes – Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle – in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.

In last year’s inaugural event, Spencer Massey (Top Fuel), Courtney Force (Funny Car), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and John Hall (Pro Stock Motorcycle) took home Wallys from the track, just north of the Boston metro area.

Sportsman qualifying begins at 10 a.m. ET on Thursday, with Sportsman eliminations kicking off on-track action Friday at 10 a.m. ET; that afternoon, pro qualifying sessions take place at 4:15 and 6:45 p.m. ET. On Saturday, Sportsman eliminations continue at 10 a.m. ET, with pro qualifying sessions at 12:15 and 2:45 p.m. ET; Sportsman eliminations continue at 4:30 p.m. ET. On Sunday final eliminations get underway at 11 a.m. ET.

Tickets are still available for the inaugural New England Nationals – full event passes are $165 for reserved seating and $139 for general admission seating, and daily passes are also available. Get more information and purchase tickets at www.newenglanddragway.com.

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