Inductees

The Kossuth County Racing Hall of Fame, established in 2007, recognizes individuals, living or deceased, who distinguished themselves with a record of success or contribution to the betterment of racing in Kossuth County. Honorees must have lived in or raced in Kossuth County, Iowa.

Inductees include: (click on the link to learn more about each inductee)

Note: Some inductees biographies need further development. This is a point of emphasis, and is being worked on over time. We appreciate your understanding and patience!

2017

KLGA Radio – Media
Howard Kohlhaas – Track Employee
Bryan Mortensen – Driver
Larry Nerdig – Driver
Dave Nutt – Driver
Swea City Oil – Gene Fagerlund & Del Lieurance – Car Owners

2016

Denny Anderson – Driver
Jon Hiscocks – Driver
Ken & Bill Holcomb – Owners
Jack McCorkell – Driver
Dean & Nancy Schroeder – Vendors
Dale Wilhite – Driver

2015

William Clegg – Promoter
Willie Kluss
Driver
Gary & Joann Harken
Track Official/Track Employees
Joel Rasmussen
Driver
Gale White
Driver
Ted Zieman
Driver

2014

George Barton – Driver
Brad Bradford & Jim Bradford – Wrecker Operators
Bob Lewerke – Driver, Owner
Al & Peggy Schadendorf – Promoters
Orie Shipler – Driver
Arvin Sidles – Driver, Owner

2013

Norm Baker – Driver
Ray “Cannonball” Curtis – Driver
Larry Doocy – Owner, Builder
Jason Etherington – Announcer, Media
Larry Sowers – Builder, Track Official
Norm Wiemers – Driver

2012

Wayne Arndorfer & Don Hurn – Owners
Elmer Cook – Owner, Track Offical
Bobby Geldner – Driver
Roger Hendrickson – Builder
Roy Jo Peltz – Driver
Bob Shryock – Driver

2011

Emory Collins – Driver
Marv DeWall – Driver
Bud Fair – Driver
Don Hiscocks – Driver
Stan Riedel – Driver, Daredevil
Buzz Rose – Driver

2010

Ron Barton – Builder, Owner
Arnie Braland – Driver
Darreld Bunkofske – Driver
Phil Diamond – Track Announcer
Don Doocy – Driver
Dick Forbrook – Driver
Wayne Funk – Driver
Steve Krapp – Promoter, Builder

2009

Larry Cook – Flagman
Don “Shiney” Hilbert – Driver
Wayne Meyer – Builder, Driver, Owner
Orie “Bud” Petersen – Driver
Don Prilipp – Builder, Owner
Richard Simpson – Driver
Jim & Helen Utt – Promoters, Owners
Bob Weber – Driver

2008

B & D Automotive -Bob Arend & Daryl Arend – Speed Shop, Car Owner
Bobby Grim – Driver
Honsbruch Drug – Sponsor
Butch Householder – Driver
Dennis Hovinga – Driver
Stacy Redmond – Driver
Dick & Dorthy Simpson – Promoters, Track Officials
Don Smith – Media

2007

Daryl Brayton – Promoter
Leo Christensen – Driver
Dwight Cook – Promoter/Flagman
Jim Edgington – Driver
Leonard Pesicka Sr. – Driver
Gene Schattschneider – Driver
Lamont Wellendorf – Promoter
Les Wildin – Driver