Welcome to the Michigan Motor Sports Hall of Fame!
The Michigan Motor Sports Hall of Fame is a non-profit organization incorporated in 1982 to enshrine and honor individuals or groups who have excelled in motor sports in the state of Michigan.
Please view our list of Inductees. They are listed on the "Inductees" page and are listed alphabetically. Click on the name to read the biography. The number next to their name is the year inducted. Those with a * are deceased.
The next meeting of the Board of Directors is on April 8, 2020 at Buddies Restaurant located at 2040 Aurelius Rd., Holt, Michigan. The meeting starts at 6:45 PM. and the public is welcome.
The FAQ page has been updated to be more in line with where we are and what we are doing in 2019 and beyond.
Please review our Guidelines for consideration for induction on our Nominations page as they have been revised effective April 1, 2019. Biographies fpr consideration in 2020 must be received by March 1, 2020 and should be in electronic form. (Microsoft Word is best) although typed and copied is acceptable as well.
The Class of 2019 has been selected by our voters and were inducted on November 3, 2019, they include: Off Road Racer Dan Baudoux, Oval Track Modern Era and Historical Era Racers, Ed Cooper, Joey Fowler, Pete Weiss, and Vicki Wood. Broadcast Journalist and Reporter for Fox Sports, Matt Yocum, Drag Racers Al Turner and Mike Keener, Car Owners, The VanHautte Family, and Motor Cycle Racer, the Late Dick O'Leary. For more information on them go to the Latest Inductees portion of this website. Complete Biographies have been posted. The induction ceremony had over 350 people attend and was held at the Comfort Inn located in Mt. Pleasant.
Word has been received that the President of the Motorsports Hall of Fame, Ron Watson has passed away on 10-28-2019. The Hall used to be located in Novi at the Novi Expo Center. We pass along our condolences to Ron's family and friends.
Word has been received that 1997 Inductee, Randy Sweet has passed away. Details of service are as follows: Vistation at the Redmond Funeral Home located at 4100 S. Westnedge in Kalamazoo. 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm on Thursday November 14, 2019. Visitation from 10-11 am on Friday November 15, 2019 with Funeral service at 11 am at the Texas Corners Bible Church. All of us here at the MMSHoF send our condolences to Randy's family and friends.