Kentucky Motorsports Hall of Fame Class Set


The Kentucky Motorsports Hall of Fame has announced its 2012 class of inductees.

Those elected to the fifth class for the Hall of Fame are:

Allan and Donald Barker of Louisville, Sports Car Club of America road racing champions.

Collings Downes of Louisville, APBA boat racing team owner.

Butch Krieger of Louisville, drag racing and tractor pull announcer.

Joseph Reynold (Joie) Ray, Jr. of Louisville, ground-braking oval track sprint car racer.

John Potts of London, longtime track and sanctioning body official.

Tommy Thompson of Louisville, NASCAR pioneer driver and oval track owner.

Darrell Waltrip of Owensboro, three-time NASCAR champion.

Wayne and Jim Williams of Valley Station, drag strip builders and operators.

Woosley, Sharp and Reynolds of Winchester, NHRA championship dragster team.