Tork Maddox is the leader of the Metal Maniacs. He has gold earrings and wears a red muscle shirt a tire tread on his shoulders. He is very big and muscular. He has spiky black hair and green eyes. His left eyebrow has a small scar. His personality very level headed and cool and he is often the one who makes the tough decisions. Tork also puts his teammates before himself, and tries to make the best decisions for everyone.
Tork Maddox has a rivalry with Teku leader Nolo Pasaro, because Nolo alleges that Tork killed his brother, Tone in a race. He refuses to believe he killed Nolo's brother. However, in the back of his head, Tork often fears he actually did and his frequented by nightmares of the crash. Tork also seems to keep the Metal Maniacs together during stressful times.
- Tork is the only person who lead a team and did not lose a car.
- Tork is one of the two Metal Maniacs seen using the Cavern Realm Accelcharger, the other is Taro.
- Tork is the only racer who has earrings.
- Tork is the only African-American driver in AcceleRacers.
- He is one of two Maniacs who used fire to repel an opponent. The other, Wylde, used it against him.