The Mehlenbacher Family


Inducted 1997 – Significant Contributor – Drag Racing


The Mehlenbacher family of Cayuga, Ont., built and maintained Cayuga Dragway for 36 years, providing a venue for local drag racers and attracting many big-time racing stars to Canada. Operating the track until 1984 was a family affair, starting with patriarch L.B.(Lawson Bruce) Mehlenbacher, son Bruce Andrew Jr. and his wife Joan, grandsons Bill, Andrew and Bruce III.