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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MARFC Does More Dirt at Merritt Speedway for 2017!

July 23, 2017 Uncategorized

Just another fantastic night of dirt track racing with a full pit area along with the Great Lakes Super Sprints on hand. Late Model # 27 defending champion Eric Spangler was presented our MARFC/Uniform Helmet Bag. Our MARFC members raffle winner for this event was Larry Letts. Special thanks to Mike Blackmer and the entire staff of Merritt Speedway for the invite again this year. A big thank you to Bill Walters & Barry Meschke for working at our table for the night.

(Photo: Eric Spangler & Merritt Speedway track announcer Brian Osborne)

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Mt. Pleasant Speedway Hosts MARFC Night in 2017!

July 23, 2017 Uncategorized

Awesome weather for the evening for a bunch of dirt racing at the Mt. Pleasant Speedway. Youngster Maggie Dickman of the Mini Wedge division was chosen to receive our MARFC/Uniform Helmet Bag as her and her family are longtime supporters of the speedway and now the new Mini Wedge division. MARFC raffle winner was John Grzeck for the night. A very big thank you to Betty Crook and the entire staff of the speedway for all their support this season. Also. Thanks to Barry Meschke, Doug Jakeway, and John Jackson for manning our MARFC table for the evening. (Photo Top: Doug Jakeway, Maggie Dickman & Barry Meschke) (Photo Bottom: Barry Meschke, John Grzeck and Doug Jakeway)

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