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Who Was Wilbur Shaw?

Although Wilbur Shaw was president of the Indiana Motor Speedway for not quite a decade, he played a key role in restoring it to its

Who Was Carl G. Fisher?

Those who are thankful for a rich motorcycle history in Indiana owe part of their gratitude to Carl G. Fisher. Fisher played an important role

What Was the Newby Oval?

If you are familiar with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, you may or may not know a thing or two about its predecessor, the Newby Oval.

Who Was Jim Davis?

If you love motorcycles, it is important to know who and what brought them to what they are today. Jim Davis played an important role

Who Was Edward Joel Pennington?

Many individuals possess mixed feelings about the actions of Edward Joel Pennington, but there is no denying the impact that he had on Indiana’s motorcycle

Who Was Erwin Baker?

Erwin George “Cannon Ball” Baker was born on March 12, 1882, and played a significant role in the world of motorcycle racing. Who exactly was

What Was the Johnson Motor Wheel?

Buried in the beginnings of classic motorcycle history is the Johnson Motor Wheel. This invention was fun, imaginative, and sparked by the creativity of Louis