All posts by Tom Hale

Tom Hale

About Tom Hale

For the past 14 years, Tom has written freelance for the Bangor Daily sports covering motorsports in Maine.

It’s Racing Season in Maine…Finally

Loring Timing Association Event Next Weekend Land speed racers in the Northeast begin their 2015 season at the former Loring Air Force Base April 24-26, 2015. The snow is melting revealing one of the best land speed racing facilities in the United States with speeds measured at both the mile and mile and one half […]

Preparing for WAR & Motor Mayhem Review

Episode 46 March 15, 2015 Yours Truly Gets To Work on a Race Car This winter in Northern Maine seems to be never-ending. Maybe it is the recovery from Achilles surgery or the semi-confinement due to that recovery. I contacted Brett and Bobby Alexander in January requesting permission to travel south to Ellsworth to actually […]

Frozen Motor Mayhem II Coming to the County Soon

Episode 45 March 1, 2015 Frozen Motor Mayhem II Comes to Presque Isle According to Race Director Rick Guerrette of Presque Isle, Frozen Motor Mayhem II will have all the excitement of the inaugural version plus more. ┬áThe Vintage Snowmobile Racing festival is scheduled for March 14th at the Northern Maine Fair. Registration will be […]

What a Debut for Austin Theriault!

Episode #44 February 22, 2015 What a debut for Fort Kent’s Austin Theriault If you would have asked me in 2009 if Austin Theriault would be at Daytona International Speedway for Speedweeks 2015. I would have maybe said as a spectator. If you would have said not only would he be at Speedweeks he was […]

Petty, Get A Grip, MIK Racing, & Austin Theriault

Episode 43 February 15, 2015 Petty memories flood over me As I was thinking about Episode #43 a couple things came immediately to mind. I have been blessed to be able to share forty three episodes dealing with motorsports events that had connections to Northern Maine or from adventures I have had on this trip […]