Honoree of the Month - Juy 2018
The Southeastern Wisconsin Short Track Hall of Fame at the Wisconsin Auto Museum, is proud to announce its Honoree of the month for July 2018. Gil Radtke from Muskego, Wisconsin. Gil is the man in charge of the Mid West Speedways Safety Team. He started his career flipping burgers at Hales Corners Speedway at age 13. From there, he grew an interest in Racing safety. Gil honed his craft by watching other safety crews and working to make improvements on faster response times. Though his career, Gil and his crew has worked with several different Racing organizations such as IRL, NASCAR, and the World of Outlaws. Gil was inducted into the Southeastern Wisconsin Short Track Hall of Fame in November of 2017. He is honored this month with a special display featuring photos chronicling his career.
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