NEWS: Reprint of Autoweek Tribute to Ron Watson

NEWS: Reprint of Autoweek Tribute to Ron Watson

This is a reprint of an Autoweek article written by Steven Cole Smith, link:
https://autoweek.com/article/racing/motorsports-hall-fame-america-president-ron-watson-dies-72
Thanks to Steven for his permission to reprint his article here...


Motorsports Hall of Fame of America President Ron Watson dies at 72
'Hero of horsepower' was the force behind the racing shrine

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NEWS: Arrangements for Ron Watson, MSHFA President & Founder

NEWS: Arrangements for Ron Watson, MSHFA President & Founder

Arrangements for Ron Watson, President and Founder of the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (November 3, 2019) - Ron Watson, founder president of the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (MSHFA), died on the evening of Oct 27th at the age of 72, leaving a legacy of remarkable accomplishments in creating the MSHFA, then molding it into a respected organization that honors all forms of motorsports.

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NEWS: Firestone Returns as 2020 MSHFA Induction Ceremony Presenting Sponsor

NEWS: Firestone Returns as 2020 MSHFA Induction Ceremony Presenting Sponsor

Gala Returns to The Shores Resort and Spa for Fifth Year

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 17, 2019) - The Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (MSHFA) announced today that the Firestone brand of Bridgestone Americas will serve as presenting sponsor of its 32nd annual induction ceremony on Tuesday, March 17 at the Shores Resort and Spa in Daytona Beach.

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NEWS: 2020 MSHFA Inductees Announced

NEWS: 2020 MSHFA Inductees Announced

Byron, Carr, Clymer, Dallenbach, Hendrick, Ickx, Lund, Montgomery, Stewart in 32nd Induction Class

  • 32nd Annual Induction Celebration Returns to Daytona Beach March 16 & 17
  • Expanded 2020 Class Includes Off-Road Racing and Two Historic Inductees Joining At Large, Drag Racing, Motorcycle, Open Wheel, Sports Cars and Stock Car Enshrinees

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 5, 2019) – The Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (MSHFA) will induct its largest class in recent years March 16 - 17, 2020 during its 32nd annual Induction Celebration in Daytona Beach.

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NEWS: Challenger II Motorsports Hall of Fame of America Bound

NEWS: Challenger II Motorsports Hall of Fame of America Bound

Danny Thompson Featured Guest in Monday, May 13, Presentation at the MSHFA on the Story Behind the Challenger II 2018 Record Run

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 9, 2019) – A pair of all-American land speed race cars representing the past and present glory of man's never-ending pursuit of speed are headed to the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (MSHFA) at Daytona International Speedway.

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NEWS: Deusenbergs Dazzle at 31st Induction Ceremony presented by Firestone

NEWS: Deusenbergs Dazzle at 31st Induction Ceremony presented by Firestone

Duesenbergs Dazzle at 2019 Motorsports Hall of Fame of America Induction Ceremony Presented by Firestone

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. ( April 22, 2019) – A pair of classic Duesenberg automobiles were in the spotlight at last month's Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (MSHFA) 31st Induction Ceremony Presented by Firestone, the crowning event of the MSHFA's two-day, multifunction 2019 induction celebration, March 11-12, in Daytona Beach.

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