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  • Hayden, Nicky – Motorcycles – 2021
    on January 12, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Nicky Hayden, Motorcycles, Class of 2021 Pumping his fist, as he revs his minibike down the weed-pocked front straight, he crosses the finish line and circles back to grab the checkered flag from his father Earl’s outstretched hand. The Kentucky sun has set, but he takes one final victory lap […]

  • Carr, Chris – Motorcycles – 2020
    on March 6, 2020 at 12:00 am

    Chris Carr, Motorcycles, Class of 2020 Chris won his first AMA Grand National Flat Track title in 1992 as a factory Harley-Davidson rider. It was the beginning of a run that eventually would include six more Grand National titles, 78 championship wins, seven 600cc crowns and a Formula USA Dirt […]

  • Carmichael, Ricky – Motorcycles – 2015
    on July 14, 2016 at 12:00 am

    Ricky Carmichael, Motorcycles, Class of 2015 They call him “The GOAT.” And no, that’s not an insult; it’s a complimentary acronym for the Greatest Of All Time, an unofficial title bestowed upon motocross racing superstar Ricky Carmichael. After a stellar amateur motocross career during which he […]

  • Brashear, Everett – Motorcycles – 2016
    on July 14, 2016 at 12:00 am

    Everett Brashear, Motorcycles, Class of 2016 “What, me worry?” We probably all remember those famous words by MAD Magazine’s Alfred E. Neuman. They might also have been said by motorcycling legend Everett Brashear. While many racers often beat themselves by believing that their challenges […]

  • Graham, Ricky – Motorcycles – 2014
    on December 9, 2015 at 12:00 am

    Ricky Graham, Motorcycles, Class of 2014 To say that Ricky Graham was “talented” would be a gross understatement. This good-natured Californian was one of the most gifted dirt-track racers anyone had ever seen, and he used those skills to win three prestigious American Motorcyclist Association […]

  • Johnson, Ricky – Motorcycles – 2012
    on January 10, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Ricky Johnson, Motorcycles, Class of 2012 Ricky Johnson was the typical California kid motocross prodigy, a racer at age 3, dead last in his first race but a local hero by the time he was 16, the age when moto-prodigies battle for seven-digit contracts from the Japanese manufacturers. With the […]

  • Hannah, Bob – Motorcycles – 2000
    on January 6, 2012 at 12:00 am

    Bob Hannah, Motorcycles, Class of 2000 Bob “Hurricane” Hannah, was the best in the world. And like others who have earned that distinction, he hated to lose. Whether it was supercross or motocross, if there were riders in front of him, he’d use every inch of the track to catch and pass them. For […]

  • DeCoster, Roger – Motorcycles – 1994
    on January 6, 2012 at 12:00 am

    Roger DeCoster, Motorcycles, Class of 1994 It’s difficult to fathom the amount of success that Roger DeCoster has achieved in the motorcycle world. When speaking of a successful motorcycling career you could easily point to a rider who has accumulated numerous championships, or a team owner or […]

  • Davis, Jim – Motorcycles – 1997
    on January 6, 2012 at 12:00 am

    Jim Davis, Motorcycles, Class of 1997 One of the premier motorcycle racers of the 1920s, Davis competed with great success on both dirt tracks and the fast board speedways of the day, racing for both Harley-Davidson and Indian.  One of his most notable victories came at the Dodge City, KS, dirt […]

  • Baker, Cannon Ball – Motorcycles – 1989
    on January 4, 2012 at 12:00 am

    Cannon Ball Baker, Motorcycles, Class of 1989 While the list of inaugural inductees into the Motorsports Hall of Fame is rich in achievements, only one member has inspired a national coast-to-coast speed run. Held five times between 1971 and 1979, the Cannon Ball Baker Sea to Shining Sea Memorial […]