MARFC Randall Ginter Benevolent Fundraiser set for Feburary 24, 2018

January 28, 2018 Uncategorized

Saturday February 24, 2018: MICHIGAN AUTOMOBILE RACING FAN CLUB Presents the 2018 Charity Fundraiser & Bowling Tournament on February 24, 2018. Meeting will be at the Capitol Bowl in Owosso located at 219 S. Washington St., Owosso, Michigan 48867. This event helps raise money for the American Cancer Society as well as those in the racing world who need a helping hand during a time of sickness or hardship. Our meeting will begin before the start of the tournament at 6:30 pm. We are also helping this event by volunteering to help with donations and raffle prizes and those who like to bowl can bowl to help too. So, come out and help MARFC support this event. Some of you might want to know a little bit more about this fund so let me explain a little bit about the reason for this fund...

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MARFC 52nd Banquet in the Books for 2018!

January 28, 2018 Uncategorized


MARFC Presidents Award” “Pratt & Miller Engineering – Gary Pratt & Jim Miller
MARFC/ Eddie Sachs Memorial Lifetime Achievement Award – Jim Hettinger
MARFC /Vito LoPiccolo Memorial Contribution to Motorsports Award Co – Dick Barker
MARFC /Vito LoPiccolo Memorial Contribution to Motorsports Award Co – The McCune Family
MARFC Special Appreciation Award – Gary Lindahl*
MARFC Special Appreciation Award – Trafton Abbott Sr.*
MARFC Co-Mechanic of the Year – Lee Taylor & Dan Salay
MARFC Promoter of the Year – Steve Martin & Midwest Classic Racers MCR DWARF Cars
MARFC Fan of the Year Sponsored by: Susan Ginter In Memory of “Randall Ginter” -Jack Colpean Sr. & Jr.

MARFC Appreciation Awa...

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December 31, 2017 Uncategorized

Howdie Folks, HAPPY NEW YEAR from all of us at MARFC! May all of you be blessed with health, happiness and a very safe 2018 season. May God Bless & Keep Us Always!

As Always Keep Racing! Wild Bill Barnhart MARFC President

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Merry Christmas to all From MARFC!

December 24, 2017 Uncategorized

From all of us here at MARFC we wish you a very Merry Christmas & May the Good Lord Bless and Keep all throughout this holiday season. May you all get everything on you Christmas List and be safe and enjoy the time you share with your family and friends.

Yours Truly,

Bill Barnhart
MARFC President

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Former MARFC Member and Award Winner Passes Away!

December 19, 2017 Uncategorized

The final checkered flag waived yesterday on one of the best car owners a racer could race for. Robbie Martel better know as Wheelchair Robbie passed away after a lengthy illness. I meet Robbie back in the late 80’s and remained friends from then on. Robbie never let the chair get in his way when it came to working on a race car. He was there to lend a hand to anyone who need help no matter who you were. Many drivers had the chance to drive his cars over the years and that is what made him happy. He won championship with different drivers over the year and all became his extended family. Robbie was a big man with a heart much, much bigger...

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