DRIVER - ALEX PAPINI
  • Birth date: July 14, 1989
  • Marital Status: Engaged
  • Height: 5' 7"
  • Weight: 170
  • Background: Racecar Driver, Union Roofer
  • Hobbies and interests: Fishing and Boating

Career Highlights

2013 - 36th Annual Spring Classic Champion, Rockford Speedway.
2012 - Twelve races in the Late Model division at Rockford speedway and Jefferson Speedway.
  • Won the Bahama Bracket National Championship.
  • Fourth place in the National Short Track Championship Late Model 100 lap feature.
  • Nine top five finishes including three second place finishes.
  • Won three Road Runner features in the Super Summer Series.
2011 - Full season in the Roadrunner division at Rockford Speedway and one Late Model race          at Jefferson Speedway.
  • Road Runner track Champion.
  • Four feature wins and eighteen top five finishes.
  • Second overall in the Gilley's cool five series.
  • Seventh overall in Wisconsin State Championship twin 100's Jefferson Speedway, in the only Late Model appearance of the season.
  • Recipient of the Smooth Move award of the year award.
2010 - Limited schedule in the Late Model division at Rockford Speedway and Jefferson          Speedway.
  • Won the Pernats Meats 50 lap Late Model feature at Jefferson Speedway.
  • Several top five and top ten finishes at both Rockford and Jefferson Speedway.
  • In addition 3 Road Runner Feature wins in as many races.
2009 -Ten roadrunner and one American Short Tracker Race at Rockford Speedway.
  • Won eight of the ten roadrunner races.
  • Won the National Short Track Championships in the American Short Tracker division.
2008 - Full schedule at in the Late Model division at Rockford Speedway.
  • Late Model Rookie of the Year.
  • Six top five and fourteen top ten finishes.
  • In addition winning two Roadrunner features in as many races.
  • Recipient of the fan voted Most Exciting Driver To Watch award.
2007 - Partial schedule in the Road Runner Division at Rockford Speedway, and the Hobby           Stock Division at Madison Intl.Speedway, Columbus 151 Speedway, Slinger Super           Speedway, and Jefferson Speedway.
  • Won three features.
  • Numerous top three finishes.
2006 - Road Runner division at Rockford Speedway and Hobby Stock Division at Jefferson           Speedway.
  • Six feature wins between the two Speedways.
  • Recipient of the Diamond in the Rough award at Rockford Speedway.
  • Recipient of the fan voted Most Exciting Driver To Watch award at Rockford Speedway.
2000 - Began racing career racing go-carts at Sugar River Raceway.