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.
About the American Motorcycle Heritage Foundation
Founded in 1990 by the American Motorcycle Heritage Foundation, the goal of the Motorcycle Hall of Fame is to tell the stories and preserve the history of motorcycling. Located on the campus of the American Motorcyclist Association in Pickerington, Ohio, the Hall of Fame's three major exhibition halls feature the machines and memorabilia of those who have contributed notably to the sport. The Motorcycle Hall of Fame recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to motorcycling, including those known for their contributions to road riding, off-road riding and all categories of racing, as well as those who have excelled in business, history, design and engineering. More information can be found at MotorcycleMuseum.org.