Attention Eve of destruction drivers:
any vehicles/trailers/equipment left behind from the last eve of destruction must be removed from the Dixie Speedway Property by Wednesday Oct 5th.
After that they will be disposed of and no longer available.
Everyone at Motor City Racing Promotions and Dixie Motor Speedway would like to express our deepest condolences to the family of Mike Niebrzydowski, who passed away this morning. Mike was a long time official with Motor City Racing Promotions and Dixie Motor Speedway. Please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers. Godspeed, Mike.
Kenneth Gerald Perrin, age 91, of Bridgeport, formerly of Metamora, died Sunday August 21, 2016 at Bavarian Comfort Care. Ken was born March 24, 1925 in Ferndale, to Frank and Gertrude (Jalowski) Perrin. He attended St. Lorenz Lutheran Church in Frankenmuth. In 2003 he received the Dixie Motor Speedway Fan Appreciation Award. Mr. Perrin was proud to have been a horse jockey for many years. In 2009, he was Grand Marshall of the Metamora "Celebration of the Horse." Ken loved stock car racing, horse racing, and traveling....especially to copper country in the U.P.. Mr. Perrin loved to be with people, young and old, he attended many baseball and soccer games in his day.
Kenneth is survived by his dear friends: Krista and Mike Kern of Birch Run, Sharon Ruffner and family of Metamora; and granddaughter: Hannah Kern. He was proceeded in death by his Mother: Gertrude M. Perrin; father: Frank L. Perrin; and brothers: Dayton and Frances Perrin.
Visitation for Ken will be Noon-2:00PM Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at Muir Brothers Funeral Home in Lapeer. The funeral service will be held at 2PM Wednesday, August 24, 2016, at the funeral home. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.MuirBrothersLapeer.com.