Riverhead Raceway
1797 Old Country Road
Riverhead, NY 11901
631.842.RACE (7223)
     
     
Email Contact: info@riverheadraceway.com

FINAL WARM-UP - SATURDAY, APRIL 26
12:00 NOON 5:00 PM NASCAR STOCK CARS
4:30 PM ENDURO CARS

PIT GATES OPEN AT 9:00 AM FOR SAFETY TECH
PIT GATE ADMISSION FOR WARM-UPS - $30.00 per person

SPECTATOR ADMISSION FOR WARM-UPS IS FREE
* NO CARS WILL GO ON THE RACETRACK UNLESS THEY HAVE PASSED SAFETY TECH!!
NASCAR LICENSES AVAILABLE
SATURDAY, MAY 3rd
TIME TRIALS BEGIN AT 5:00 PM
SHOW STARTING @ APPROXIMATELY 5:30 PM GENERAL ADMISSION GATES OPEN AT 3:00 PM

Featuring NASCAR STOCK CARS:
Twin 30s Modifieds
(Time Trials), Figure 8s, Late Models, Chargers, Blunderbusts, Super Pro Trucks, Legends (Time Trials)
SUNDAY, MAY 4TH
STARTING @ 12:30 IN THE AFTERNOON
GENERAL ADMISSION GATES
OPEN AT 12:00 NOON

Featuring:
Enduro Racing & Practice for all Divisions
(Rain Date, Sunday, May 11)

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EYE ON RIVERHEAD: APRIL 22, 2014
by Bob Finan
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What a wonderful day greeted Riverhead Raceway's first of two practice days this past Saturday morning dare I say the nicest day of 2014 no less. Spirits were high among competitors and fans alike and oh how great it was to see our NASCAR stock cars and Enduro machines getting after it on the quarter mile oval! Sadly though I must first write about the untimely passing of Kenny Hyde Sr. Tom Kraft was the one who broke the news to me at work Monday morning and to say I was stunned would be an understatement as my blood went cold. Kenny won some 12 Figure Eight feature events during his Riverhead career, the last coming in August 2008. Soon thereafter he hung up.....Full Story

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KEN HYDE SR. FORMER LI FIGURE EIGHT RACER PASSES SUDDENLY

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The Long Island racing community was stunned Monday morning upon hearing the news that former Islip Speedway and Riverhead Raceway Figure Eight driver Ken Hyde Sr., 50 of Medford passed away suddenly. Hyde was seen as recently as Saturday afternoon in the pit area of the Riverhead Raceway for the pre-season practice session that his son, 2013 Figure Eight champion Ken Hyde Jr., 21 was partaking in. Ken Sr. seemed fine at the track which made the news of his passing even more shocking. Ken Hyde Sr. was an accomplished Figure Eight racer starting his career at the famed Islip Speedway before the class moved to Riverhead.....Full Story
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SUCCESSFUL FIRST PRACTICE DAY AT RIVERHEAD RACEWAY
BOOSTS SPIRITS AFTER LONG WINTER

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Bright sunshine and moderate temperatures greeted both competitors and fans alike this past Saturday at Barbara & Jim Cromarty's Riverhead Raceway for the first of two pre-season practice days for the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series. By the time the session ended spirits were high for all after a long and tough winter in the Northeast. Defending NASCAR Modified champion Howie Brode of E. Islip was among some 10 NASCAR Modifieds on hand as he was joined on track by Ryan Preece of Berlin, Ct., Tom Rogers Jr., of Riverhead, Ron Silk of Norwalk, Ct., Dave Sapienza of Riverhead, John & Amber Fortin of Holtsville.....Full Story
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RIVERHEAD RACEWAY TO MARK 30TH YEAR UNDER OWNERS
BARBARA & JIM CROMARTY WITH OPENING WEEKEND MAY 3RD & MAY 4TH

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Although they've been NASCAR stock car racing promoters for some five decades now Barbara & Jim Cromarty will take some added pride when they kick-off the 2014 race season at Riverhead Raceway the first weekend of May as it will mark the 30th year since they purchased the Route 58 facility from the Hawkins family . A huge opening weekend is set with seven divisions of NASCAR Whelen All-American Series set to compete on Saturday evening May 3rd with Sunday May 4th finding the cars and stars of the track's Enduro series enjoying their opening day. While numerous race tracks around the country have either closed or changed hands.....Full Story
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FREE TO THE PUBLIC PRACTICES SESSIONS TO PREVIEW
2014 RIVERHEAD RACEWAY SEASON APRIL 19TH & 26TH

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Despite the fact there is no official racing on the two annual pre-season practice days at Riverhead Raceway they are perhaps the two most anticipated days of the season for both competitors and fans alike and Saturday afternoon April 19th and 26th at Barbara & Jim Cromarty's historic oval will be no exception. As the lunch siren sounds at 12 noon so will the first green flag of 2014 at Riverhead Raceway with the NASCAR stock cars and later in the day the Enduro cars testing and tuning and best of all the grandstand admission is FREE! The pre-season practice sessions are going to be especially important to several NASCAR Modified.....Full Story
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RIVERHEAD RACEWAY TO HOST TWO PRE-SEASON
SAFETY INSPECTION DAYS SATURDAY APRIL 5TH & 12TH

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Riverhead Raceway co-chief stewards Mike Cappiello and Steve Tooker disclosed the two dates for pre-season safety inspection which will take place Saturday April 5th & April 12th. Walter Bonzcyk and his staff of NASCAR Whelen All-American Series inspectors will be in the pit area of the track starting at 9:00 am both days and conduct inspections until 3:00 pm with a modest $5 per person admission charge. All competitors should keep in mind that NO car will be able to take part in the pre-season practice days without first going through and passing the safety inspections. Aside from the race cars Bonzcyk and staff will also require.....Full Story
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RIVERHEAD RACEWAY & MILLER LITE PARTNER UP
FOR 30TH CONSECUTIVE SEASON IN 2014

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Riverhead Raceway promoters Barbara & Jim Cromarty announced in conjunction with Al Frazer of Miller Lite and Boening Brothers distributors that for the 30th consecutive season Miller Lite would return as a seasonal sponsor for the NASCAR Modifieds, Figure Eights and Demolition Derby events in 2014. The new season of NASCAR Whelen All-American Series action will open up Saturday evening May 3rd with a seven division program while the second half of opening weekend unfolds Sunday afternoon May 4th with a full card of Enduro racing. Miller Lite and their Long Island distributor Boening Brothers of Lindenhurst signed on the first.....Full Story

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SECURITY MEASURES AT RIVERHEAD RACEWAY*
ONLY ONE SOFT SIDED BAG NO LARGER THAN 6 X 6 X 12 IS ALLOWED AND
ONLY ONE CLEAR PLASTIC BAG NO LARGER THAN 18 X 18 X 4 IS ALLOWED
FANS ARE ONLY ALLOWED TO BRING IN ONE EACH OF THE BAGS DESCRIBED ABOVE AND THOSE BAGS
ARE SUBJECT TO INSPECTION BY EVENT STAFF
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PLASTIC BOTTLES 20 OUNCES OR SMALLER ARE PERMITTED
ONE-HALF GALLON THERMOS OR SMALLER IS PERMITTED
NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES
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NO CANS, BOTTLES OR COOLERS ALLOWED
*SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE
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