MARFC Attends Spring 2017 MSPA Meeting:

March 26, 2017 Uncategorized

Earlier this  month MARFC board members attended the spring annual meeting of the Michigan Speedway Promoters Association that meets twice a year to discuss the ongoing concerns of running a speedway with, insurance, how to get more fans and bigger car counts along with discussing how to make rules a line between the different tracks. Believe it or not they are working hard to keep our sport alive and help the fans, car owners, and drivers continue to move forward in racing her in Michigan. Kalamazoo Speedway was chosen by the MSPA as its 2016 Promoter of the Year Award and owner Gary Howe was very thankful for this honor by his fellow track owners...

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February 2017 MARFC Meeting Report!

February 20, 2017 Uncategorized

Small but very enlightened meeting for those who turned out for our February MARFC meeting. Our guest speaker was unable to attend do to last minute issues. So, we did a round robin type of storytelling of how each person go started in racing as a fan or racer. It went quick well for all who were there. Then we went from our meeting room into the Gratiot Huddle Sports Bar & Grill across the hall & were ready to watch the Clash on TV until it got rain delayed to the next day.(Photo Top  MARFC Members Larry & Sue Iacoboni with 2017 MARFC Fan of the Year winner John Jackson)  (Photo Middle: Members Jeff Horan & Doug & Karen Spodeck) (Photo bottom: Member “Big Al” Peltier)

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2017 Banquet Photos have been posted!

February 19, 2017 Uncategorized

Photos from the 2017 Awards Banquet held on January 21 have been posted along with the full list of award recipients.

2017 Awards Banquet, and 2017 Awards Banquet Photos

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February 2017 MARFC General Meeting Reminder!

February 16, 2017 Uncategorized

Ok Folks, For those of us who are not in Daytona this weekend don’t forget our MARFC Meeting on Saturday February 18th at the Gratiot Huddle Sports Bar & Grill at 6:30pm located at 31327 Gratiot, Roseville, Mi 48066 right next to the Days Inn formerly known as the Georgian Inn. I hope to have a surprise guest speaker that evening so come then watch the NASCAR CLASH RACE on the TV so, join us and help support our club and enjoy an evening with us. See you there! Wild Bill Barnhart MARFC President

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The Loss of a Longtime MARFC Member!

February 16, 2017 Uncategorized

Stellaweb1Stellaweb2We here at MARFC are very saddened by the news that longtime club member Stella Lindahl passed away this morning at the age of 95. Stella and her husband Eugene were longtime supporters of the club selling raffle tickets and helping out whenever they could. She was the mother of Hall of Fame member Gary Lindahl, his brother Steve who worked with ARCA over the years. Jeannie Lindahl is Stella’s daughter and all three of her children have supported our club just like their parents over the years in one way or another. She will truly be missed by all who she came in contact with throughout her life. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Lindahl family at this time...

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