Hall of Fame Inductee #45

Hall of Fame Inductee #45

When you first put on the racecar driver suit, you dream of racing professionally in one of the big leagues of racing. You dream about racing at Daytona, Talladega, Indianapolis, or maybe you dream about being the guy to beat in the local area like Gene Claxton, Terry...

Behind the Scenes Week 6

THANK YOU RACE FANS! THANK YOU RACE CAR DRIVERS! THANK YOU, MOTHER NATURE! Fan Appreciation Night at I-35 Speedway was a HUGE Success! There will be another Fan Appreciation Night on the May 2020 Schedule! Could there be another Fan Appreciation Night yet this...

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Racingkc.com Editorial THANK YOU RACE FANS! THANK YOU RACE CAR DRIVERS! THANK YOU, MOTHER NATURE! Fan Appreciation Night at I-35 Speedway was a HUGE Success! There will be another Fan Appreciation Night on the May 2020 Schedule! Could there be another Fan Appreciation...

Hall of Fame Inductee #44

Racingkc.com Hall of Fame Inductee #44, interestingly this was his most preferred car number during his driving career. How he came up with #44 as his number is an interesting story in and of itself. You see when he started racing, they had to determine what number he...

Hall of Fame Inductee #43

Today’s inductee into the Racingkc.com Hall of Fame is a two-time Champion at Lakeside Speedway and a two-time Champion at Savannah Speedway. He was always a sportsman at the track and oh what great talent! I give credit where credit is due, the idea behind this...

Hall of Fame Inductee #42 Larry Starkey

I have been hung up on a couple of people I wanted to induct into the Racingkc.com Hall of Fame who I have not been able to contact. Then today, it hit me, move on, there are lots of other deserving folks in the Kansas City Racing Community. Today’s inductee had 24...
Hall of Fame Inductee #41

Hall of Fame Inductee #41

HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE #41 When doing research on this Racingkc.com Hall of Fame Inductee, it starts with notable people who worked…. Yes, this individual was a behind the scenes person making things happen in the world of motorsports! From his humble beginnings he...
Hall of Fame #38, #39, and #40

Hall of Fame #38, #39, and #40

A racing family for the ages! This story begins with Grandpa/Great Grandpa racing go carts, but that was just the start of an amazing family run in Go-Carts and Big Cars as the family called them. The family originates from Germany. It is what they have accomplished...
Hall of Fame #37

Hall of Fame #37

This inductee has meant a lot to the racing community since he first became active in racing! He is a successful businessman owning and operating several businesses since 1978. He began with a Water Service business. His business contacts led him to driving a Street...
Hall of Fame Inductee #35

Hall of Fame Inductee #35

March 6, 2004, what a historic day for the Central Auto Racing Boosters! On this day the long awaited long anticipated long overdue first class was inducted into the Central Auto Racing Boosters Hall of Fame. Fifteen inductees made up the first class. One of those...