Westminster, MA. This weekend Friday and Saturday, July 24 -25 will see Slingshots racing in Massachusetts and New Hampshire for the first time ever. Sideways Promotions President Pete Giammalvo has watched the popularity of these vehicles soar the last couple years. Last fall a test was held at the Wachusett Valley Riders Club 1/5th Mile in Winchendon, MA with great results.
Connecticut driver Kenny Johnson deemed WVR “very race able.” These spec cars are powered by modified and sealed v – twin Briggs & Stratton Vanguard motors. Fully suspended these vehicles look like miniature dirt Modifieds and the v twin motor has a nice muffled bark to it. The goal of Sideways Promotions is to lay the groundwork this season with a New England Series in 2010. Drivers and their families are traveling from New York and Pennsylvania for this historic weekend.
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