Motor Sports HOF News

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...

Kenny Bernsteins Milestone 300 MPH Budweiser Dragster

    The ‘King of Speed’ Kenny Bernstein has done a lot during his decades of involvement with the NHRA, but his most notable accomplishment is the day he earned his nickname by breaking the 300 mph barrier in Top Fuel, 20 years ago. The...

Bernstein Childress and Force An Evening to Remember

    The 2012 class of inductees to the prestigious International Motorsports Hall of Fame is a constellation of racing’s finest achievers. Businesses and individuals alike are urged to purchase tickets and tables today to secure reservations...