Jack Beckman and the Infinite Hero
Fan site for Jack Beckman and the Infinite Hero Foundation
Watch this great interview of Jack Beckman by Amanda Busick!
Remembering Terry Chandler
Watch this remembrance of Terry Chandler - sponsor for the Make-A-Wish and Infinite Hero foundation cars.
Terry Chandler (1952-2017) awarded the Pat Garlits Memorial Award
"With his (Terry's brother Johnn) retirement looming and recognizing his sisters love of NHRA racing Johnny suggested she consider sponsoring a funny car team herself.
While Terry could have chosen to do many different things with her resources Terry accepted her brother suggestion. She decided that if she were to sponsor a car it would be as she called it, “a giving car”. Teaming with Don Schumacher racing Terry began by backing the Make-A-Wish funny car driven by Tommy Johnson Jr. who assumed Johnny seat. A year later the opportunity arose to sponsor a second car driven by World Champion Jack Beckman; the Infinite Hero funny car. Both organizations are nonprofits and rely upon contributions for support. Terry provided both of these charities with a tremendous amount of exposure from the 330 MPH billboards. With Tommy Johnson in the driver seat the Make-A-Wish car has notched eight wins and Jack Beckman Infinite Hero Foundation team has appeared in the winner’s circle 11 times.
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