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2017 Awards Banquet, Saturday November 11th
October 10, 2017

We'd love to see you at the 2017 MPR Awards Banquet!

ConCorde Inn is holding a block of rooms for us, use code "1111MR".

MPR member Andrew Tate - 2016 H1 Rookie award
January 15, 2017

Andrew Tate was awarded the 2016 H1 Unlimited Rookie trophy.
Watch his first win in Seattle 2016, the race begins 5 minutes in:

2016 Award Winners
November 15, 2016
Congratulations to all our winners!

Prop Rider of the Year – Chris Ritz
Rookie of the Year – Andy Mitchell
Hard Luck Award – Turner Racing Team
Jim and Elsie Edwards Award – Kathy Shuler
Doc Terry Award – Kim Urbano
Grant Ward Unsung Hero Award – Ray Dong

Overall High Points – Tim Collins
1 Litre – Tim Collins
2.5 Stock – Alexis Weber
2.5 Mod – Royce Richards
5 Litre – Todd Liddycoat
National Modified – Tom Newman
GNH
– Fred Shearer
Grand Prix – Royce Richards

Maraldo / King win the 2016 APBA Summer Nationals!
July 23, 2016

This race was something to see... Andrew Tate way out in front but breaks down just short of the finish line, UGH! After that what could be better than Mario Maraldo (owner) and Bobby King (driver) taking the win in Baby Doll III !

2015 Award Winners
December 3, 2015
And the winners are:

Prop Rider of the Year – Rich Falcinelli
Rookie of the Year – Chris Owen
Hard Luck Award – Patrick Sankuer
Jim and Elsie Edwards Award – Dick Delsener
Doc Terry Award – Mark Weber
Grant Ward Volunteer Award – Mike Ambrogio

Overall Hi Point – Tim Collins
1 Litre – Tim Collins
2.5 Stock – Keith Fickert
2.5 Mod – Royce Richards / Joan English
5 Litre – Kent & Andy Keogh
National Modified – Tom Newman
GNH
– Andy Denka
Grand Prix – Royce Richards / Joan English

2014 Award Winners
November 12, 2014
And the winners are:

Prop Rider of the Year – Vallery Ritz
Grant Award – Wayne Shagena
Rookie of the Year – Carl Adams
Hard Luck Award – The Kreitzer Family & Team
Jim and Elsie Edwards Award – Tim Settle
Doc Terry Award – Kyle, Becky, and Charlie Wilson

Overall Hi Point – Marty Hammersmith
1 Litre – Marty Hammersmith
2.5 Stock – Jennifer Falcinelli
2.5 Mod – English/Richards
5 Litre – Toddy Liddycoat
GNH – Steve Kuhr

Mark Weber inducted into MMSHoF
November 2, 2014

The Marine Prop Riders own Mark Weber was inducted into the Michigan Motor Sports Hall of Fame - congratulations Mark!

See his acceptance speech here:

2014 Annual Awards Banquet
October 6, 2014