Motorcycle Racing at Belknap 1950s
Another color postcard of the races in the late 1950’s. Note the large crowds lining both sides of the race course.
A photo of the 1941 race, the last race before WWII suspended racing for four seasons. From the July 1, 1944 wartime issue of the AMA news. The AMA continued to publish its newsletter during the War in order to maintain interest in the sport of Motorcycling.
Below, results from the 1950 race, which appeared in the August issue of the (Motorcycle) Enthusiast.
Amateur photos of the race scene in the 50’s