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NORTHEASTERN SPEEDWAY'S 50TH ANNIVERSARY

Fifty years ago to the day Northeastern Speedway in Waterford, VT opened its doors to racers from all over the surrounding area. For many, this banked 1/5 mile track was the place to be on a Saturday night.



The sign even was replaced, it is an exact replica of the original. (Photo Courtesy: Justin St. Louis VT Motorports Magazine)

Not to mention the ticket booth also was replicated, and yes that is the original sign on the booth...



There was a very good turnout...
(Photo Courtesy: Justin St. Louis VT Motorports Magazine)


A great time was had by all in attendence
(Photo Courtesy: Justin St. Louis VT Motorports Magazine)


Former driver Skip Easter had the chance to talk with Channel 3 news about his memories of the track as well as pilot the #12 around the track he has not gotten to drive in 43 years. (Photo Courtesy: Justin St. Louis VT Motorports Magazine)


Merna Colicchio, The widow of Vermont great Tony Colicchio signs her name on the wall of the Bob Doyle Museum.
Photo Courtesy: Justin St. Louis VT Motorports Magazine)

And what kind of racing reunion would it be without a few hot laps....

(Photo Courtesy: Justin St. Louis VT Motorports Magazine)

43 years after the final flag dropped over the speedway the cars came to rest once again along the frontstretch wall...


DON'T FORGET.....

Check out Ken Paulsen's article featured on the cover of Vintage Oval Racing Magazine


S.T.A.R.

N.E.A.R.

Vintage Oval Racing

Catamount Stadium

NH Short Track Heroes

VT Motorsports Magazine

Northeasternspeedway.com

Victory Lane Forum

Outside Groove

American Canadien Tour

Thunder Road Speedbowl

Twin State Speedway

Thompson Speedway

Canaan Fair Speedway

Lee USA Speedway

White Mountain Motorsports Park

Riverside Speedway

Bear Ridge Speedway

New Hampshire Motor Speedway