Schmidt Peterson Motorsports co-owner and former IndyCar driver Sam Schmidt was inducted in the Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame on Friday.
Schmidt commented on the news by saying:
Huge honor to be included in this years Hall of Fame group, not to mention the incredible list of previous inductees. The HOF not only recognizes athletic achievements, but also emphasizes community and philanthropic efforts. I would also like to take this opportunity to thank my family, friends and team members who, on a daily basis, allow me to keep living the dream!”