|"Placed in memory of the brave drivers that competed on this fantastic circuit"
September 11, 2004
|Monument before dedication
|Ted Tidwell (L) - Rex White (R)
|A great turnout for the dedication
|An old race car with the new monument
|Atlanta Motor Speedway pace car on track
|Don Hamilton, Boyce Mitchell and Rex White
|Henry Jones reviewing
history of the Augusta
|Rex White with the Atlanta
Motor Speedway pace car
|Master Plan that was displayed at the memorial dedication for the Diamond Lakes
Regional Park/Augusta International Raceway Complex. The 3 mile road course will
remain intact and be developed into a walking and biking trail.
|Glenn "Fireball" Roberts would win
his last race at the Augusta
International Raceway. He along
with Dave MacDonald, Joe
Weatherly, Billy Wade, Larry
Thomas, Ken Miles and Jimmy
Pardue will always be remembered
with the placement of this
monument on September 11, 2004.
It should not have taken 40 years to
remember what took place!
|Tommie Clinard - GARHOFA
|Representative Pete Warren
|Senator Randy Hall
|NASCAR great Frank Warren (400 Winston Cup/Grand National starts)
visits the Augusta International Raceway Memorial.
|Initial Phase dedicated September 2004. The Second Phase dedicated in September 2005. Third
phase in September 2006. Fourth phase dedicated September 2007! New Memorial bench
placements in "Children's Outdoor Learning Area" were dedicated September 13, 2008!
|Rex White, Ted Tidwell, Sherry MacDonald, Bud Gates and Frank
Warren appear at the expanded AIR Memorial on September 9, 2005.
|Plan to visit the Augusta International Raceway/Diamond Lakes Regional Park Complex as your
travels take you to the Augusta, Georgia area.
|The Augusta International Raceway Preservation Society would like to thank Don Hamilton and
Glenn Smith of Fastrack Publishing and Nolan Eusebio of CSRAMotorsports.com for the photos.
|AIRPS "5Wkids" Outdoor Learning Area
|On September 13, 2008 new granite benches in the 5Wkids Outdoor Learning Area were
dedicated. Join us for the 6th Annual Augusta Vintage Nationals on September 12, 2009.
|Augusta International Speedway
|Concept of Augusta International Raceway memorial after the initial five phase expansion.
|The Augusta International Raceway Preservation Society needs your tax deductible donations
to continue expansion of the "5Wkids Outdoor Learning Area".
|Thank you for taking the time to ask
"....who, what, when, where, why?".
Kids do the same as they visit the Children's Outdoor
Learning Area in Motorsports Memorial Plaza.
|Help the Augusta
Area at the former
Raceway that is
Park. Make your
checks payable to
PO Box 1403