1970's ...

A hurricane and financial mismanagement spelled the end of big-time racing in 1970, and developers began circling, lured by Bridgehampton’s stunning views of Peconic Bay. But race fans prevailed and thousands of club racers got the thrill of their lives throughout the decade.  

1970 - 1971

1971 EMRA Club Racing

1971 EMRA Club Racing
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Dave Weinroth's Camaro in the paddock


  • May 1972 SCCA Nationals (1-18)
  • Judging by the fall colors, this is one of the last races of the year in EMRA's 1972 calendar (19-21)
  • SCCA Club Racing (22-25)




Eric Kerman

Eric Kerman
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National champion Eric Kerman in full 4-wheel drift, sets up a pass exiting the final turn. This blind uphill turn was a crucial spot for the best drivers to pick up speed for the long front straightaway.