By Tommy Goudge
(June 23, 2022) – The 2022 Pinty’s Knights of Thunder 360 Sprint Car Series season is set to get underway next week; competitors are required to register in order to be eligible for the championship points fund and other perks.
The season will kick off with a $2,000-to-win event on Thursday, June 30 at Humberstone Speedway, and shift to Ohsweken Speedway for the $10,000-to-win 16th Running of the Canadian Sprint Car Nationals on Friday, July 1; each of the 30 A-Main starters at the Canadian Sprint Car Nationals will earn at least $1,000.
The 2022 Pinty’s Knights of Thunder championship winner will again be rewarded with $5,000 and a Pinty’s VIP package for the 2023 Bristol Dirt Race, while 10th place in the championship standings will pay $1,000. Competitors are asked to pre-register using the following link: https://www.myracepass.com/series/1984/registrations/6087
Make sure to visit the official website and social media pages of the Pinty’s Knights of Thunder for news and updates on Eastern Canada’s newest racing series.
2022 PINTY’S KNIGHTS OF THUNDER 360 SPRINT CAR SERIES SCHEDULE
Thu Jun 30 – Humberstone (Canada Day Weekend – $2,000-to-win)
Fri Jul 1 – Ohsweken (16th CSCN – $10,000-to-win)
Mon Aug 15 – Ohsweken (17th CSCN – $10,000-to-win)
Tue Aug 16 – Ohsweken ($2,000-to-win)
Sat Sept 3 – Brighton (Labour Day Classic – $2,000-to-win)
Sun Sept 4 – Brighton (Labour Day Classic – $2,000-to-win)
Fri Sept 16 – Ohsweken ($2,000-to-win)
Sat Sept 17 – Ohsweken (18th CSCN – $10,000-to-win)
Fri Sept 30 – Humberstone (Fall Classic Championships – $2,000-to-win)
Sat Oct 1 – Humberstone (Fall Classic Championships – $3,000-to-win)
About the Pinty’s Knights of Thunder Sprint Car Series: Founded in 2021, the Knights of Thunder series is a traveling winged 360 Sprint Car tour based in Ontario, Canada. Each points-paying event on the 2022 schedule will pay a minimum of $2,000-to-win and $250-to-start, and all events will be broadcast live on GForceTV. The championship winner will be rewarded with $5,000 and a Pinty’s VIP package for the 2023 Bristol Dirt Race, while 10th place in the championship standings will pay $1,000. The 2022 Knights of Thunder Sprint Car Series is made possible with the support of Pinty’s Delicious Foods, Corr/Pak Merchandising, Stoneridge Specialty Insurance, Hoosier Tire Canada, Burger Barn, Nitro 54 Variety, Strickland’s Brantford Chevrolet, and EPIC Racewear. Visit www.knightsofthunder.com for more information.