Motorsports Memorial


Racing innovators became icons among Fred Offenhauser and Henry "Smokey" Yunick whom found the power, while drivers such as Sir Jack Brabham, Glen "Fireball" Roberts and Eric Medlen drove to the winners circle. Milk or champaign, we remember them.

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Leonard
Abbott

Passed away in 1984 at the age of 50.

Builder Transmissions

 
 



Jim
Adema

Passed away in 1975 at the age of 33.

Rider / Professional


Snowcross

 
In the first race of the season, Jim Adema crashed at Ironwood.  
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Driver / Professional

 
 




Official / Promoter
Team Owner


American Motorcycle Assoc.
Big Car - AAA

 
 
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Johnny
Aitken

Passed away in 1918 at the age of 33.

Driver / Professional


Big Car - AAA
Vanderbilt Cup

 
Johnny Aitken died of influenza  
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Don
Alderson

Passed away in 2001 at the age of 69.
 
 



Sydney
Allard

Passed away in 1966 at the age of 56.
 
 



Clifford
Allison

Passed away in 1992 at the age of 28.

Driver / Professional


NASCAR - Cup Car Series


Stock Car

 
 




Driver / Professional


ARCA
International Race of Champions
NASCAR - Cup Car Series
NASCAR - Pro Series East
NASCAR - Pro Series West
NASCAR - Sportsman Series


Stock Car

 
 
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C.E.
Altman

Passed away in 1994 at the age of 57.

Official / Promoter
Track Consultant


American Motorcycle Assoc.

 
C.E. Altman died fighting a long battle with leukemia.  



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Hap
Alzina

Passed away in 1970 at the age of 76.

American Motorcycle Assoc.

 
 



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Al
Amatuzio

Passed away in 2017 at the age of 93.

Innovator

 
 
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George
Amick

Passed away in 1959 at the age of 35.
 
Accident at Daytona International Speedway  




Driver / Professional


ARCA
USAC - IndyCar

 
John Anderson was killed in a highway collision.  



Wayne A.
Anderson

Grand Forks, ND
Passed away in 2016 at the age of 77.
 
 



Leonard
Andres

Passed away in 1996 at the age of 84.

Rider / Professional


American Power Boat Association

 
 
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Keith
Andrews

Passed away in 1957.

Driver / Professional


Midget

 
While practicing for the Indianapolis 500, Keith Andrews was fatally injured.  



Sam
Ard

Passed away in 2017 at the age of 78.

Car Owner
Driver / Professional


NASCAR - Cup Car Series
NASCAR - Sportsman Series

 
Sam Ard suffered from Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease.  
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George
Arents Jr.

Passed away in 1960 at the age of 85.

Driver / Professional


Vanderbilt Cup

 
 
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Driver / Professional


Bonneville Salt Flats
Tractor Pulls - NTPA

 
 
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Jean
Argetsinger

Passed away in 2017 at the age of 97.
 
 




Builder Engines
Engineer

 
 
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Rider / Sportsman


American Power Boat Association


Motorcycle - Hill Climb

 
Hill climbing Bob Armstrong died from drowning in a boating accident.  




Crew Chief
Driver / Professional


Drag Racing - IHRA
Drag Racing - NHRA


Funny Car - T/F

 
Dale Armstrong died of sarcoidosis in his California home.  
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Erle
Armstrong

Passed away in 1978 at the age of 90.

Rider / Sportsman


American Motorcycle Assoc.


Motorcycle - Hill Climb

 
 
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Joaquin
Arnett

Passed away in 2010 at the age of 84.
 
 



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Chuck
Arnold

Passed away in 1997 at the age of 71.

Driver / Professional
Official / Promoter


American Race Drivers Club
NASCAR - Midgets
North East Midget Association
USAC - IndyCar
USAC - Midgets

 
 




Driver / Professional

 
Hank Arnold died in a heat race after tangling with another car throwing his car into the guard rail.  
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Jerry
Arnold

Passed away in 2016 at the age of 73.

Driver / Professional


Drag Racing - NHRA

 
Jerry Arnold died of accidental injuries at his home.  




Driver / Professional


Formula 1
USAC - Champ Car

 
Alberto Ascari died in an ambulance after crashing in the third corner, now named after him, of the Autodrome.  
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Antonio
Ascari

Passed away in 1925 at the age of 37.

Rider / Sportsman

 
 
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Driver / Sportsman


Stock Car

 
Sam Ash broke his neck at Berlin Raceway.  




Driver / Professional


Central States Racing Association
IMCA


Midget

 
 
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