GALLERY: A Tour of “Driven to Win: Racing in America” at The Henry Ford in Dearborn, MI

1901 Ford "Sweepstakes" race car driven by Henry Ford in a 10-mile competition in Grosse Pointe, Mich. (Gloria Rzucidlo/AmericaJR)

AmericaJR’s Gloria and Jerome Rzucidlo were LIVE at The Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation to check out their new permanent exhibit “Driven to Win: Racing in America.” You’ll follow the twists and turns of American racing history, and you’ll see how passionate people engineered world-changing innovations through the likes of racing icons such as A.J. Foyt, Lyn St. James, Dan Gurney and Bobby Unser. Learn about the racing world’s most dynamic personalities, ranging from Barney Oldfield, driver of Henry Ford’s “999” in the early 1900s, to modern-day gymkhana sensation Ken Block.

To ensure priority entry, members must make timed reservations online to visit Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation for the following dates because of projected demand: March 27-31 and April 1-11. More info at