Monthly Archives: May 2012

“EXPAND THE DREAM” – KNOXVILLE’S NATIONAL SPRINT CAR HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM UPGRADE PLANS WELL UNDERWAY

Words and Pics by Paul Griffin As fanatical Sprint Car fans we all know of the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame at the legendary Knoxville Raceway in IOWA, USA. Some of us have even been lucky enough to visit the … Continue reading

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SAWA AWARDS & PRESENTATION DINNER – SEASON 2011/12

This Report From Marlene Criddle of SAWA (Sprintcar Association of WA) – Check out the SAWA website for more details: www.sprintcarswa.com.au Look for features/photos tab  for all the pictorial action from the night. Thanks to Mel Parker for all those … Continue reading

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MY FIRST CHILI BOWL EXPERIENCE

The following is a personal account of the 2012 Chili Bowl Midget Nationals from Torque Tube Media’s intrepid American Speedway Reporter Dan Zimmerman. Although Torque Tube is a dedicated Sprintcar site, the Famed Annual Chili Bowl race attracts a truckload … Continue reading

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JAMIE MAIOLO TAKES WATSONS EXPRESS TRANSPORT MOTORPLEX SPRINTCAR TRACK CHAMPIONSHIP 2012

Last Thursday night (3/5/12) Jamie Maiolo triumphed by winning back-to-back Watsons Express Transport Sprintcar Track Championships for season racing at the Perth Moptorplex (Kwinana WA). Jamie accrued a total of 1043 points for the season. Second was relative new-comer to … Continue reading

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MORE ACTION FROM THE WATSONS ALL IN SPRINTCAR EXPRESS

Here’s a few more photos from the Watsons All In Printcar Express that was held last weekend at Pithara Speedway in country WA. Photos are compliments of Peter Roebuck unless otherwise noted. It truly was “WINGS IN THE WHEATBELT” ! … Continue reading

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MONSTER ENERGY GUEST SPRINTCAR DRIVE

Well this is going to be about the briefest intro to a Torque Tube article we have ever done. Reason …….it needs no intro ! WA’s Monte Motorsport made available their Monster Energy Sponsored Sprintcar racing outfit for one whole … Continue reading

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WELLS WINS WATSONS ALL IN SPRINTCAR EXPRESS

Pic by Peter Roebuck The 2012 Watsons All In Sprintcar Express (“The WAISE”) well any truly lived up to all the pre-race hype and promises of great racing and fun for everyone on Saturday 28 April. Run in the country … Continue reading

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