Speedrome Hall of Fame 2003 preview

The Speedrome will be inducting a very special person into the Speedrome Hall of Fame this Saturday night. This Saturday Night's program the 22nd Annual Sonny Thompson Memorial will include a tribute to Sonny Thompson a former World Figure 8 ...

The Speedrome will be inducting a very special person into the Speedrome Hall of Fame this Saturday night. This Saturday Night's program the 22nd Annual Sonny Thompson Memorial will include a tribute to Sonny Thompson a former World Figure 8 Champion and multi feature winner at the Speedrome. The Late Models will run a 122 Lap Figure 8 plus Stocks, Roadrunners and Hornets. On this special night the Speedrome will also induct a new member to it's Speedrome Hall of Fame. The Speedrome will release this years inductee Friday at 11am on the official website www.speedrome.com.

Indianapolis Speedrome Hall of Fame - honoring the people who have distinguished themselves and our track with their accomplishments.

1982 Sonny Thompson 11-time Speedrome champion
1983 Burl, Earl, and Troy Sexson Builders of the Speedrome
1984 Darel Dieringer 11-time NASCAR race winner
1985 Frank Emberton Four-time Speedrome champion
1986 Jack Lee Three-time Speedrome champion
1987 Forrest Halliburton 1966 Islip world champion
1988 Collis James Rigdon Pit and chief steward for 15 years
1989 Kenny St. John Five-time world figure-eight champion
1990 Billy Arnold Colorful driver for 39 wild years
1991 Harold Bennett Figure-eight star of the 1960's
1992 Jake Cohen Five-decade champion car owner
1993 Leroy Warriner Former Speedrome owner
1994 Dewey and Thelma Burgess Four-decade track workers
1995 Wayne Arnold Three-time world figure-eight champion
1996 Joe Simpson Driver and championship car owner
1997 Bobby Long and Carl Hall Safety director and starter
1998 Marshall Emberton Two-time Speedrome champion
1999 Jim Fox Inaugural world figure-eight champion
2000 Bob Clark Five time champion crew chief
2001 Allen W. Stilley Longtime Speedrome publicist
2002 Jonathan Byrd Car owner at the Speedrome and the Speedway
2003 ?????

Join us for the 22nd Annual Sonny Thompson Memorial this Saturday Night at the Indianapolis Speedrome. For more information log on www.speedrome.com

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