2020 Darrell Mayabb

Darrell Mayabb has built an extraordinary career as one of the country’s most accomplished automotive artists and illustrators.  He has created artwork that has been featured in nearly every major automotive and racing magazine over several decades of work, as has...

2020 Mike Leary

After a long and successful career in asphalt and dirt oval track racing, Mike Leary opened Leary Racing products, serving the racing community with parts and materials essential for on-track success.  In addition to his racing business ventures, Mike has served as...

Bob Harmsen 2019

Bob Harmsen will be inducted into the Colorado Motorsports Hall of Fame as one of this year’s Jerry Van Dyke award recipients. Born in 1943, Bob had an early passion for cars and racing, which turned into a lifelong involvement supporting motorsports through the...

John Pugh 2019

John Pugh has painted, lettered, and designed the visual presence of over 1000 race cars on a national level over the past 47 years. In addition to designing and executing some of the most instantly recognizable paint schemes in drag racing and oval track competition,...

Tom Vanswearingen 2018

Tom Vanswearingen received a 2018 Jerry Van Dyke Award for contributions made to Colorado Motorsports during his 50 years of involvement in racing as an event announcer, pit steward, and race official for numerous organizations and race tracks.Tom was the announcer...

Bill Ray 2018

Bill Ray has been selected to receive a Jerry Van Dyke award in recognition of his 57 year career supporting Colorado Motorsports.  His interests began watching stock car racing at Macon County Speedway in Decatur, Illinois. After moving to Colorado in 1953, he...