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Subject: 2013 Drag Racing Hall of Fame
(Posted on Sep 27, 2012 at 03:08PM by Media Manager) Tags:



2013 International Drag Racing Hall of Fame
Inductees Named


The International Drag Racing Hall of Fame, based at the Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing (Ocala, Florida) has announced the inductees for the 23rd class to the Hall of Fame for the year 2013. The induction ceremony will take place in Gainesville, Florida, at the Paramount Plaza Hotel & Suites, Thursday, March 14, 2013, preceding the NHRA Gatornationals. A cocktail reception starts at 6:00 p.m., with dinner served at 7:00 p.m. NHRA Announcer Bob Frey will again serve as the evening’s Master of Ceremonies.

The International Drag Racing Hall of Fame Class of 2013 includes:

 

  • Dave Boertman (Norton Shores, Michigan)
  • Wally Booth (Beverly Hills, Michigan)
  • Bernie Fedderly (Brownsburg, Indiana)
  • Harry Hibler (Shadow Hills, California)
  • Hirata, Hobbs & Vodnik (Kenny Hirata – Lowell, Indiana; Phil Hobbs – Greenwood, Indiana); Bobby Vodink – Oak Forest, Illinois)
  • K.S. Pittman (Springfield, Missouri)
  • Dick Rosberg (Rockingham, North Carolina)
  • Louis Senter (Encino, California)
  • The Founders Award – Dr. Robert C. Post, PhD (Easton, Maryland)

The honorees are selected by a committee of veteran drag-racing and performance industry figures.