New London Airport Drag Race! LU Faculty & Staff are encouraged to participate in an 1/8 mile race at the New London Drag Strip. Spaces are limited to 40 racers. Only street-legal vehicles (excluding motorcycles) are permitted to race. Prizes will be awarded for several categories during the day. Modified and non-modified vehicles are welcome to race. Spectators are welcome to come watch the race and bring their own lawn chairs & picnics. A food truck will also be on-site offering tasty treats!