John Doering Jr.
Some of his best accomplishments include winning his first feature win in Mike Eddy’s car beating Joy Fair in 1978 for the season championship at Dixie Motor Speedway. In 1979, John raced at Daytona International Speedway in the Grand American Modified 200 finishing 13th. In this race, he competed against some of the greats like Bobby Allison, Darrell Waltrip, Neil Bonnett, and Harry Grant. Also in 1979, John qualified for the World 100 in Eldora, Ohio where only a select few from Michigan have ever qualified for this race. John finished 12th.
Between 1981 and 1983, he was the promoter of Standish Speedway and received Promoter of the Year Award. Also in 1983, he won the Spring Slinger 100 on the dirt track of Auto City Speedway. Then in 1986, John was also the winner of 18 feature wins out of 36 that he had entered, had 2 track championships and 2 track records at Auto City Speedway and Tri-City Speedway.