George Barber began building
racecars immediately after World War II, scoring his first championship at
Stafford Springs, CT in 1953. With drivers Pappy Forsyth and Leland
Ingerson, Barberís cars dominated Northern New
England, specifically Vermontís Thunder Road in the early 1960s. Coming
out of retirement, Barber built Bear Ridge Speedway in
Bradford, VT. At 95, he continues to work restoring Model A Fords.