Merritt Raceway: Michigan Motor Sports Hall of Fame Night 2011

MMSHoF inductees Leo Pego & Bill Whittington share their memories @ Merritt Raceway's Hall of Fame Night

Merritt Raceway in Merritt, Michigan is very rich in history.   Founded in the late 60’s Merritt has long been a Saturday night attraction and the fans in the stands have seen many Michigan racing legends make laps on the 3/8-mile clay oval.  

Several drivers who once called Merritt Raceway home have now solidified their spot in the Michigan Motor Sports Hall of Fame.   MMSHoF is an amazing organization which has honored individuals who have shaped motorsports for more than 25-years. Continue reading “Merritt Raceway: Michigan Motor Sports Hall of Fame Night 2011”

Making Memories at Crystal Motor Speedway

CMS promotor Ron Flinn readies to make pre-race laps in the water truck.

On any given summer night memories are made at local racetracks across the nation.   Whether it was watching a great pass, cheering on a favorite driver or finding joy in the smile on a Jr. Fan Club winners young face; auto racing is the most interactive spectator sport around and some tracks go the extra mile to make sure their fans leave with a smile and a great memory. Continue reading “Making Memories at Crystal Motor Speedway”