Al Wilcox's AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame induction
November 21, 2012
The late Al Wilcox, a former motorcycle racer who went on to be a race starter for decades, was inducted into the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame at the Red Rock Resort in Las Vegas, Nev., on Nov. 16. Here, Wilcox's close friend Roger Lyle accepts the honor on his behalf.
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