Ron Berndt
Class of 2013

Racing out of North End Auto Parts in Meriden, CT, his cars have won in six different decades including the present one.

He has won a number of championships including the 1964 Plainville Stadium title with Sparky Belmont, the 1992 Waterford Speedway crown with Teddy Christopher and a Thompson trophy with grandson Eric Berndt.

Shying from the spotlight,  his cars, usually numbered 54 or 64, have been driven to victory at Plainville, Waterford, Thompson and Riverside Park by a number of top drivers including Jap Membrino, Stan Gregor, Danny Galullo, Ron Wyckoff, Dave Alkas and sons Timmy and Tommy.

Photo By John DaDalt