Monthly Archives: August 2012

DARWIN SPRINTCAR TITLE GOES TO WA‘S TRENT PIGDON

West Australian relative newcomer to Sprintcar Racing Trent Pigdon was victorious at Darwin’s Lucas Oils Northline Speedway last weekend. In taking out the Saturday night Chariots of Thunder 360 Feature race, Pigdon also claimed the Darwin Sprintcar Title. (The COT … Continue reading

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NORTHLINE SPEEDWAY DARWIN HOSTS CHARIOTS OF THUNDER 2012

Things are really hotting up on the Northern Territory Sprintcar scene with the four night Chariots of Thunder (COT) Series kicking off this weekend at Darwin’s Northline Speedway. For the first time in its long and distinguished history, The Chariots … Continue reading

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SCHATZ COMPLETES THE SIX PACK !

Eric Arnold takes a fresh look at the final night of the 52nd Knoxville Nationals including some very interesting and relevant “closing thoughts”. Eric is a columnist for Flat Out Magazine, Newton Daily News, Hoseheads and Positively Racing. He is … Continue reading

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KNOXVILLE NATIONALS 2012 FINAL RESULTS – DONNY SCHATZ WINS BY A WHISKER FROM BRIAN BROWN

Donny Schatz has taken his 6th Knoxville Nationals Crown in 7 years in a superb Feature that saw 4th starter Brian Brown nearly steal victory on the line. In arguably the closest finish in the history of “The Nationals”, North … Continue reading

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NIGHT 3 KNOXVILLE NATIONALS RESULTS: JUSTIN HENDERSON TAKES VICTORY IN NEW FRIDAY NIGHT FORMAT

Sioux Falls driver Justin Henderson prevailed over 66 other Sprint Car Combatants in the Night 3 A-Main for the running of the 52nd Knoxville Nationals. Second across the line in the 25 lap feature was David Gravel followed by Dale … Continue reading

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JASON MEYERS VICTORIOUS ON NIGHT 2 OF THE KNOXVILLE NATIONALS

Two-Time World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Champion Jason Meyers proved what a great Driver he is by taking out the Night 2 A-Main at the 2012 Knoxville Nationals. Meyers lead home a very determined Tim Shaffer and Kraig Kinser. … Continue reading

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KYLE LARSON WINS NIGHT 1 KNOXVILLE NATIONALS

Night 1 of the 52nd Knoxville Nationals was taken out by young racing sensation Kyle Larson. At one stage around 5pm it looked like it could have game over as a severe storm swept through the local area, inundating the … Continue reading

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UPDATE ON AUSSIES COMPETING IN THE KNOXVILLE NATIONALS

As a quick update to our article ” AUSSIE SPRINT CAR DRIVERS DESCEND UPON KNOXVILLE”  (see link below), we can advise that Brooke Tatnell is indeed now a starter. Tatnell will run tonight’s (Wednseday) qualifying session along with fellow countrymen Kerry … Continue reading

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SPRINT CAR RACING – A TRUE SPRINT TO THE FINISH !

Being married to Paul Griffin certainly gives you a different slant on life. In our world everything is related to Sprint Cars – the “ornaments” in the house, the talk in the house, the reading material in the house,  and … Continue reading

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AUSSIE SPRINT CAR DRIVERS DESCEND UPON KNOXVILLE

Aussie Sprint Car Drivers are set to invade the Knoxville Raceway in Iowa in a just a few short few days time. This year a total of 10 Australian Drivers have nominated for the 52nd Knoxville Nationals. With 2 days to go before … Continue reading

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