MARFC ON THE ROADCORSE AT WATERFORD HILLS RACEWAY:

August 9, 2017 Uncategorized

MARFC members saw some great vintage racing on Sunday afternoon at the picturesque Waterford Hills 1.5 mile road racing track in Clarkston, Michigan. On track in wheel to wheel racing action were some very cool vintage race cars competing in 5 different race groups. From MG to Porsche, Corvette to Formula cars, there was something for everyone. Special guest of honor, Porsche racer and 356 expert, Vic Skirmants, was on hand competing in his #70 Porsche 356 roadster. MARFC Board members Rand Thompson & John Jackson were on hand to award the MARFC Helmet bag to Corvette racer Jonathan Pfeffer from Indianapolis.  Rand & John even got to drive the track in Rand’s vintage 1973 Mercury Capri!  (Photo Top:L to R)   Waterford Hills racer extraordinaire & ambassador Danny Kellermeyer,  bag recipien...

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SILVER BULLET SPEEDWAY REPORT:

August 9, 2017 Uncategorized

Cool but great weather on hand at the Silver Bullet Speedway. Another fun filled night of racing for all who made the trip to the Bullet! Street Stock # 47 driver Louie Carufel was presented our MARFC Uniform/Helmet Bag as he is a former sprint car driver and now runs street stocks for fun and supports the speedway. MARFC members raffle was won by Kim Wallace. A big thank you to Matt & Nick Hoonhout and their entire staff for having us. MARFC table volunteers for the night were Bill Walters, Jeff Horan Al & Kyle Peltier. (Photo Top: Jeff Horan, Bill Walters & Louie Carufel0 (Photo Bottom: Jeff Horan, Kim Wallace, Bill Walters & Al Peltier)

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MARFC Special Event set for February 2018!

August 1, 2017 Uncategorized

MICHIGAN AUTOMOBILE RACING FAN CLUB Presents the 2018 Charity Fundraiser & Bowling Tournament on February 24, 2018 CHAIRITY EVENT TO HELP RACERS & RACING FAMILIES! Our General Meeting will be held on February 24, 2018 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 are in need of a helping hand during a time of sickness or hardship. Our meeting will begin before the start of the tournament at 6:00 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 out too. So, come out and help MARFC support this event. MARFC is also happy to have The Louie Longoria Band coming out t...

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MARFC at Thunderbird Raceway for 2017 Season!

August 1, 2017 Uncategorized

We traveled just down the road a piece and arrived at the Thunderbird Raceway for another great night of racing. Dirt Modified # 13 driver Derek Poland was chosen to receive our MARFC Uniform/Helmet bag for his continued support of the track for over 20 plus years and he just happened to win his feature that night too. One of our newest MARFC members won our MARFC raffle that evening. Thanks to our table helpers for the night Gwen Beck & board member Barry Meschke. Special thanks for Tom Sprague and his staff for another great season at their racing facility. (Photo Top: Derek Poland & Barry Meschke) ( Photo Bottom: Table helpers Gwen Beck & Barry Meschke)

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Winston Speedway 2017 Report!

August 1, 2017 Uncategorized

Another beautiful night at the races as we were at the Winston Speedway for another night on the dirt! Plenty of different divisions on hand for all to see. Mini Wedge # 52 Driver Hunter Lange was presented our MARFC Uniform/Helmet bag for his attitude to help others in his division at only 11 years old and already has 3 wins this season. Many Thanks to Ed Higgins, Dan Dykman and Jeremy the track announcer for all the help and having us back again. MARFC raffle winner was Allen Albert and table volunteers for the night were Barry Meschke and myself. (Photo Top: Barry Meschke, Hunter Lange & Jeremy the track announcer) (Photo Bottom: Allen Albert & Barry Meschke)

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