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...
Hall of Fame Inductee #36

Hall of Fame Inductee #36

What a racing resume this driver has accumulated over the last several year! He started in go carts at the ripe old age of 13 at the IKF Liberty, Missouri asphalt track, winning the KC Karting Association Sprint Championship in 1977.  He raced his first car, a street...

Hall of Fame Inductees since Inception

The list of inductees into the Racingkc.com Hall of Fame as of 10-10-18: 34           Gene Stigall 33           Tony Sawyer 32           Dave Perkins 31           Ed Young 30           Dennis Gann 29           Skip Richardson 28           Jeff Boerger 27          ...

Hall of Fame Inductees Since Inception

The list of inductees into the Racingkc.com Hall of Fame as of 10-10-18: 34           Gene Stigall 33           Tony Sawyer 32           Dave Perkins 31           Ed Young 30           Dennis Gann 29           Skip Richardson 28           Jeff Boerger 27          ...

Hall of Fame Inductee

Today we induct into the Racingkc.com Hall of Fame a man who has been a racecar driver (still is occasionally), a mentor, a car builder, a mechanic, a track owner, and person who has told me “I am Bad, Bad, Bad, for racing”. He is a second-generation driver as his Dad...

Updated Story on Tony Sawyer

This is an update to the Tony Sawyer story. He and I have talked twice recently, and we want his fans to hear more of this story from his words. Also, I did not intend to hurt anyone by publishing this story before talking to Tony, ever since Bob Libbey passed I want...