The results are out for the NHRA Northeast Division National Open Series for Super Gas, Super Street and Super Comp and the Stock/Super Stock Shootout that took place June 17 and 18, at the Toronto Motorsports Park in Cayuga, Ontario!

Congratulations go out to Pete D’Agnolo of Rochester, NY, who won days one and two of the John Scotti Classic Cars/ $25,000 USD Stock/Super Stock Shootout. His winnings for the two days totalled $12,000 USD. Runners-up were John Armstrong of Kingston, Nova Scotia and Venice Perno of Stoney Creek, Ontario whose share of the Shootout cash was $2,000 USD each.

WINNER: Saturday, June 17, 2017
Pete D’Agnolo
Elapse Times: 9.392 secs 127.22 mph
Racing a SS/CM ’67 Camero
Payout: $6,000 USD (CDRHF) + $250 USD ATI Performance Products

RUNNER UP: Saturday, June 17, 2017
Venice Perno
Elapse Times: 12.15 secs 107.95 mph
Racing an I/SA ’68 Chevelle
Payout: $2,000 USD (CDRHF) + $125 USD ATI Performance Products

WINNER: Sunday, June 18, 2017
Pete D’Agnolo
Elapse Times: 9.49 secs 135.52 mph
Racing a SS/CM ’67 Camero
Payout: $6,000 USD (CDRHF) + $250 USD ATI Performance Products

RUNNER UP: Sunday, June 18, 2017
John Armstrong
Elapse Times:9.042 secs and 151.20 mph
Racing a SS/AA ’68 Corvette
Payout: $2,000 USD (CDRHF) + $125 USD ATI Performance Products

Congratulations go out to the more than 140 racers who battled it out in a tough field!

Funds raised at the Stock/Super Stock Shootout benefit the Canadian Drag Racing Hall of Fame (, a registered non-profit organization whose mission is to recognize the achievements and contributions of Canadians in the sport of drag racing.


From left to right: Dan Velenosi, Owner of the ’68 Chevelle, Bob Aubertin, Director, CDRHF, John Scotti, Founder and President, CDRHF, Venice Perno, NHRA National Record holder, 2016 CDRHF inductee, Crew member, David Mohn, NHRA Northeast Division 1, Director


From left to right: John Scotti, Founder and President, CDRHF, Grandson of John Armstrong holding winning payout, John Armstrong, NHRA record holder, Bob Aubertin, Director, CDRHF


From left to right: John Scotti, Founder and President, CDRHF, Pete D’agnolo IARA World Champion and 2x winner of the 2017 John Scotti Classic Car/CDRHF.Com Stock/Super Stock Shootout at Cayuga’s NHRA National Open, Bob Aubertin, Director, CDRHF