Motor Sports HOF News

2012 Induction Ceremony Tickets

Tickets are now available for the 2012 International Motorsports Hall of Fame (IMHOF) Induction Ceremony, scheduled for May 3, 2012, at the SPEED Dome in Talladega, AL. This black-tie ceremony consists of a reception, banquet and awards ceremony. (Tuxedo Required...

NHRAs Bernstein and Force Members of 2012

NHRAs Bernstein and Force Members of 2012

    The International Motorsports Hall of Fame announced today that two NHRA greats, Kenny Bernstein and John Force, will be inducted into the Hall of Fame along with NASCAR’s Richard Childress.     “Congratulations to...

International Motorsports Hall of Fame Announces Top 20 Finalists

The field has been narrowed and only 20 finalists remain for induction into the Class of 2012 International Motorsports Hall of Fame, IMHOF officials announced today. The final inductees will be elected when the last round of voting begins in August. “Practically...

2011 IMHOF Inductee Rex White

    Rex White was working at a gas station in Maryland when he received a sign indicating what he could do with his life. In fact, he stared at that sign for several weeks.     The sign had been placed in the window of the gas...

Tickets Still Available

    Tickets are still available for the 2011 International Motorsports Hall of Fame (IMHOF) Induction Ceremony, Thursday, April 14 at the SPEED Channel Dome in Talladega, AL. This year’s black-tie ceremony begins with a reception at 5:30 p.m....

2011 IMHOF Inductee Brian Redman

    The movie character Michael Corleone once famously said of being in the mob, “Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.”     Brian Redman has had similar feelings about auto racing. Numerous times over the...

2011 IMHOF Inductee Maurice Petty

    Maurice Petty can sum up in one word the reason he got into auto racing. And that word is his last name.     When your father is Lee Petty, who was one of the pioneers of NASCAR, and your brother is Richard Petty, who would go on...

2011 IMHOF Inductee Jan Opperman

    His life was the stuff of movies and songs. Call it, “The Ballad of Jan Opperman.” A true free spirit from the hippie days of the late 1960s and early ‘70s, who believed strongly in both religion and racing.    ...