[ Barber in the News ]

Barber Motorsports Park: Driving Research and Recruitment in Birmingham's Economic Development Efforts

What began more than 10 years ago as a project to showcase a private collection of vintage motorcycles has, today, turned into a world-renowned race track and on of Alabama's secret weapons in economic development. more...

World War II Veteran Searches for His ‘Ginny’

Bill Burton knows what it feels like to have a bullet whiz by your head.more...

The Ten Prettiest Racetracks In The World

A great layout for a race track isn't the only thing that makes it excellent. Sometimes, the surrounding scenery and environment are just as important in giving the track its character. These 10 tracks are breathtakingly beautiful to drive, and even more gorgeous to behold.more...

The Art of Independence

A compliment for any high-performance vehicle is that "it looks fast standing still." That could be said of almost everything in this museum, which stands beside a sinuous racecourse in the rolling countryside east of the city.more...

Build It and They Will Come: George Barber's Motorcycle Obsession

George Barber's philosophy for his showpiece Museum and Racetrack is simple: "this place has to be a Mecca for motorcycle people."more...