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Feb 11, 2001

Racing Greats To Be Featured At AHRMA Event During Daytona Bike Week

A long list of motorcycle racing greats will be on hand for AHRMA's Daytona Bike Week activities, scheduled for March 5-6 at Daytona International Speedway. Joe Leonard will serve as the AHRMA Grand Marshall at Daytona; Leonard was the 1954, 1956, 1957 AMA Grand National Champion; 1957 and 1958 Daytona 200 winner; and two-time USAC Indy Car Champion.<BR><BR>Plans call for AHRMA's Great Men and Great Machines parade to also include the following riders, among others:<BR><BR>Bill Baird; Art Barda; Everett Brashear; Tommy Byers; Yvon Duhamel; Chet Dykgraaf; Ed Fisher; Paul Goldsmith; Bob Hansen; Bobby Hill; Neil Keen; Dick Klamfoth; Al Knapp; Tommy McDermott; Dick Mann; Bart Markel; Dave Mungenast; Bill Nilsson; Gary Nixon; Ronnie Rall; Carroll Resweber; Jeff Smith; and Bill Tuman.<BR><BR>Many of the riders will also take part in an autograph sessions on the afternoon of Sunday, March 4 at AMI, 3042 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach.<BR>