Memoriam

Dennis Spencer

Dennis Spencer had a life-long passion for racing – anything from motorcycles to LMP cars; from go karts to Formula Mazda. He also had a passion for racing only Mazda rotaries, and quickly became one of the top three engine designers and builders in the country. Starting as a track hand for Jim Downing, he […]

Read More

Bill Simpson

Bill Simpson was a pioneer in motorsports personal safety equipment with flame retardant uniforms, driver restraint systems, shoes, gloves and helmets, steadfastly advancing the technology over the years. Starting in drag racing as a driver before moving into SCCA and then USAC machinery, Simpson had 52 starts in Champ cars with 11 top-10 finishes. Recalling […]

Read More

Andrew Scriven

Andrew John Scriven, 56,  passed away Dec. 24, 2017, the result of injuries suffered in October in a distracted driving accident whilst cycling near his home in Denver, N.C., where he was working as Chief Designer for Onroak Motorsport (aka Crawford Racecars). UK-born ‘Scriv’ was an accomplished motorsport designer whose career spanned nearly four decades. […]

Read More

Hal Stetson

Hal Stetson, an early member of the RRDC, ran his first race at Thompson in July 1948, finishing third in an MG TC. He raced extensively in the northeast through 1958, driving an assortment of Crosley-engined racecars including the Stetson and PBS Specials plus Crosley Hotshots and Super Sports. He switched to an E Production […]

Read More