Our Founder, George "Buddy" Byers: World Champion and Tireless Advocate for Racing
Buddy Byers often met beautiful women (above, receiving an award from an actress; below with Miss DeSoto; and collecting the Calvert Award from Miss Hydroplane ).
Above, talking over old times: L-R: Geoff Magnuson, Kurt Brayer, Bob Schroeder, Larry Lauterbach, Buddy Byers, and Fred Alter.
Record-setting driver George "Buddy" Byers in his 7 Litre. 
Photo by G. Smallreed Jr., Columbus Dispatch
Above: Did Hal Betsch capture a good likeness? Check photos below.
Above, World Champions of the past. L-R: Marcel Gobeil, Charlie Miller, Howie Benns (7 Litre world kilo speed record, National Champion, most-watched-ever video), Bob Schroeder, (unknown), Don Hackett, Don McDonald (Canadian National Champion), David Reid, Mrs. McDonald, Hank Voegel (266 National Champion). 
At left, Fred Alter and Buddy Byers (proudly wearing 
his MISS BUDWEISER colors) at Madison, Indiana 
in 2011. Paul Kemiel photo

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