Motor Sports HOF News

IMHOF member Ray Fox Passes Away

International Motorsports Hall of Fame member Ray Fox (Class of 2003), a noted engine builder, car owner and crew chief, died Sunday. He was 98. A New England native who saw his first automobile race at a 2-mile board track at Rockingham Park near Salem, New...

IMHOF Mourns

The International Motorsports Hall of Fame, along with the entire motorsports community, is mourning the loss of two of the most respected men in the sport. Sir Jack Brabham, the three-time Formula One Champion who was inducted into the International Motorsports Hall...

New Enshrinement Criteria To Be Implemented

TALLADEGA, AL – The International Motorsports Hall of Fame, adjacent to Talladega Superspeedway, will establish a new process for enshrinement beginning in 2015. There will not be an International Motorsports Hall of Fame induction ceremony this year, as a...

Finalists Named for 2014 IMHOF

TALLADEGA, AL – The renowned International Motorsports Hall of Fame, located in Talladega, AL, announced today its 22 finalists for the 2014 induction class. The list of finalists reads like a “Who’s Who” across numerous forms of motorsports...

Inman Created the role of the NASCAR Crew Chief

Editors Note: This is the fourth of a four-part series on the 2013 induction class of the International Motorsports Hall of Fame, which will be celebrated during a ceremony on Thursday, May 2, in Talladega, AL. The inductees include Rick Hendrick, Dale Inman, Rusty...

Charismatic Wallace Delighted Fans

Editors Note: This is the third of a four-part series on the 2013 induction class of the International Motorsports Hall of Fame, which will be celebrated during a ceremony on Thursday, May 2, in Talladega, AL. The inductees include Rick Hendrick, Dale Inman, Rusty...

Drag Racings Don Schumacher Pioneer in Safety

Don Schumacher had no intention of returning to drag racing when he left the sport in 1974 to focus on his young family and expanding Schumacher Electric Corporation near his hometown of Chicago. By then, he already had carved a niche in the growing form of...

Hendricks Drive to Entry Into IMHOF Began on Family Farm

Hendricks Drive to Entry Into IMHOF Began on Family Farm

Rick Hendrick’s journey began on his family’s tobacco farm, a stone’s throw from the small Virginia community of Palmer Springs. It was there, south of Richmond near the North Carolina border, where his father instilled the value of a hard...

2013 Set for Induction Ceremony May 2

    Tickets On Sale Now For Fans, Corporate Entities To Be A Part of Elegant, Historical Night To Honor Four at Speed Dome in the IMHOF in Talladega, AL     The International Motorsports Hall of Fame, which features an...