Maine Vintage Race Car Association released the names of the Class of 2018 Motorsports Hall of Fame.

For the first time ever a snowmobile racer has been inducted into the hall for this prestigious honor. Tom Peters from Presque Isle will join 5 other inductees, Peters was recognized for his outstanding career which spanned a decade from the mid 1960’s through his last race in 1976.

According to upnorthmotorsports.bangordailynews.com Peters stressed that such an award did not take place in a vacuum. In order for him to achieve what he did, he relied on several behind-the-scenes friends, crew-members, sponsors, and most of all his wife Diane.