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Thursday, May 21, 2015 -

Tonight’s “Sprint Car 101: An Evening with Wayne Johnson” forum at the National Sprint Car Museum will be streamed live at www.ustream.tv/channel/sprintcarhof.  The program, which is free and open to the public, will begin promptly at 7 p.m. Central.  Museum special events coordinator David Herrmann said today, “We are trying to branch out and reach more people with our live-streaming of events here at the museum.  So, if you can’t be in ...


Saturday, May 16, 2015 -

This Thursday night, May 21, will be the free and open-to-the-public forum entitled “Sprint Car 101: An Evening with Wayne Johnson” at the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum.  According to curator Tom Schmeh, “I think people will really enjoy hearing from Wayne about his life and career.  He is one of the more versatile drivers in sprint car racing, as evidenced by his Iowa Sprint Week ‘Mr. Sprint Car’ titles in 2007 and ’08.  The ...


Thursday, April 30, 2015 -

The twenty-sixth annual National Sprint Car Hall of Fame (NSCHoF) induction banquet, set for Saturday afternoon, May 30, is taking shape as 2015 inductees, family members, friends and special guests are beginning to confirm their attendance.  2014 NSCHoF inductee Dave Argabright and Dr. Pat Sullivan will again emcee the affair which will be held in the Dyer-Hudson Hall on the Marion County Fairgrounds in Knoxville.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - “National Sprint Car Museum Madness 2” will take place on Friday, May 29, at the National Sprint League (NSL) sanctioned event at the Randolph County Raceway in Moberly, Missouri.  On-hand representing the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum in Knoxville, Iowa, will be NSCHoF inductee Bill Utz, with his famed Ol’ Yeller sprint car.  Along with Bill’s number 56 machine will be the late Ken Taylor’s restored number 96 super-modified, as brought to the track by museum ...