NEAR: Williams and Schaefer to be Honored as Co-Recipients of Frank Maratta Award

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SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. – official press release — Dick Williams and Jim Schaefer, the principals behind the successful Tri-Track Modified Series, will share the 2015 New England Antique Racers’  Frank Maratta Award. The presentation, giving in recognition of the duo’s outstanding contribution and support of auto racing, will be part of the agenda at the 18th annual New England Auto …

NEW ENGLAND: New England Auto Racing Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2015 Inductees

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SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. – official release — Victories at Le Mans and Daytona Int’l Speedway are among the hundreds of checkered flags owned by the New England Auto Racing Hall of Fame’s class of 2015. Sam Posey, one of America’s top road racers, and Greg Sacks, the winner of the 1985 Daytona Firecracker 400, are part of the class that …

NORTHEAST: New England Auto Racing Hall of Fame to Induct Trio of New Members

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SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. – official release — NEAR photo — Briggs Cunningham II, Roy “Pappy” Forsyth and Fred Borden will be the next inductees into the New England Auto Racing Hall of Fame. The trio, along with drag racing great Bob Tasca, car builder Dave Tourigny, historian R.A. Silvia, and drivers Mike Rowe, Deke Astle, Jim Martel, Fred Schulz and Ron Wyckoff …