Overflow Pit Area Greets Riverhead Raceway Practice Day Saturday, Dave Brigati Quickest In NASCAR Modifieds

For race teams and fans on Long Island the first practice day leading up to a new race season is a annual right of spring. Saturday morning Riverhead Raceway swung open the pit gates to officially start on track activity for the 72nd season of racing, quickly the paddock area was overflowing with race cars readying for opening night in tow weeks on Saturday May 7th. Local talent Dave Brigati of Calverton set the standard in NASCAR Modified testing.

Dave Brigati Takes 50-Lap Buzz Chew Chevrolet NASCAR Modified Victory Saturday at Riverhead

Dave Brigati of Calverton returned to racing after a two month layoff at Riverhead Raceway Saturday with a point to prove, to himself as well his competitors. When the checker flag waved on the 50–lap Buzz Chew Chevrolet NASCAR Modified feature Brigati proved his point by winning his 12th career feature by far the most gratifying of his dozen victories.