Neil Van Zile has been a motorsports photographer for more than 25 years. He was the Track Photographer at New England Dragway and Lebanon Valley Dragway in the 1990s. He was also the Editor of The New England Dragway News in the late 1990s.


His photo of Larry Dixon at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park was the NHRA Photo of Year in 1996. 


He is the owner of Van Zile Views and the Curator of the Northeast Drag Racing Database at


He is also the Managing Editor of the Northeast Drag News.


Van Zile currently lives in Westmoreland, NH, halfway between New England Dragway and Lebanon Valley Dragway.