COVID has canceled traditional car shows, but that hasn’t stopped gearheads from running their engines. Long Island car enthusiasts like to share their automotive pastime with the public. Here’s where four free, socially distant car meets are happening often:
Long Island Needs a Dragstrip is all about promoting motor sports in Suffolk County. Every Tuesday night, this group holds a cruise night at Our Lady of Mount Carmel in North Patchogue from 5 to 9 p.m.
“We get a mix of everything, it’s not just drag racing cars or hot rods. There’s imports, customs and even motorcycles,” says committee member John Consoli, 35, of Coram. “People…