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Mar 18
Tuesday

New Enshrinement Criteria To Be Implemented For International Motorsports Hall Of Fame For 2015, Beyond

International Motorsports Hall of Fame Logo No Individuals Received Required Percentage Of Votes For Induction This Year  TALLADEGA, AL – The International Motorsports Hall of Fame, adjacent to Talladega Superspeedway, will establish a new process for enshrinement beginning in 2015. There will not be an International Motorsports Hall of Fame induction ceremony this year, as a result of no individual receiving the required 51 percent of the vote from the 120-person voting panel. The annual event was tentatively scheduled for Thursday, May 1, as a kickoff to the Aaron’s Dream Weekend at Talladega Superspeedway. “The process of election into the International Motorsports Hall of Fame has served the institution and public well for many years,” said Senator Gerald Dial, Chairman of the Board for the International Motorsports Hall of Fame. ... FULL STORY »

Matt Tifft’s Worthy Performance Earns Attention In Truck Series Debut
By Chris Knight

Matt Tifft (Photo Credit: ARCA) Hinckley, Ohio’s Matt Tifft wasn’t sure what to expect in his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series debut Saturday at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway. Not only was the part-time ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards driver competing at one of the most demanding tracks on the circuit, but the Buckeye native was competing with a relatively unknown team. None of that mattered though in Saturday’s Kroger 200, as Tifft, who competed in the full NASCAR K&N Pro Series East schedule last year, burst onto the tour with sheer determination and a resilient effort. So, just how much did the hard work pay off? When the smoke clear from winner Darrell Wallace Jr’s fourth career victory and the dust settled on pit road ... FULL STORY »

Thomas Praytor Ready to Get Back to Sweet Home Alabama

Thomas Praytor After two days of testing at Mobile International Speedway Thomas “Moose” Praytor and his Max Force / Hixson Motorsports team enter race week for the ARCA Mobile 200 ready to get down to business. “Having an opportunity to test is ... FULL STORY »

Justin Boston 2014 ARCA Mobile ARCA 200 Race Preview

Justin Boston Event: ARCA-Mobile 200 Date: Saturday, March 22, 2014 Venue: ... FULL STORY »

Defending ARCA Mobile 200 Winner Grant Enfinger Returns to Mobile

Grant Enfinger (Mooresville, NC – March 17, 2014) Defending ARCA Mobile 200 winner and current points leader, Grant Enfinger will return to his hometown track this weekend, where he earned his career first ARCA win. Season Recap: Team BCR and Grant Enfinger ... FULL STORY »

Mason Mitchell to Test at Mobile in Preparation for ARCA Mobile 200

Mason Mitchell (Mooresville, N.C. ---- March 14, 2014) - Mason Mitchell and Mason Mitchell Motorsports will test Saturday at Mobile International Speedway, in preparation for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards second race of the 2014 season, the ARCA Mobile 200. ... FULL STORY »

Shooters Restaurant Group Joins Team Stange Racing

Team Stange Racing Logo Forest Park, IL (March 14, 2014) Team Stange Racing welcomes Shooters Restaurant Group to their family of sponsors for 2014. Shooters Restaurant Group headquartered in Weston, Florida is unlike any regular onsite restaurant. In the winter of 2013, ... FULL STORY »

Mosquito Patch Title Sponsor of ARCA Mobile 200 Pole Night

The Mosquito Patch Louisiana based Mosquito Patch is expanding its motorsports marketing effort by becoming the title sponsor of the ARCA Mobile 200 Pole Night on March 21st. The Mosquito Patch Pole Night is the latest in the company’s consumer marketing effort ... FULL STORY »



Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America)
All-time ARCA winner Frank Kimmel looking for win number 1 at Mobile short track
no responses - Posted 03.13.14
(TOLEDO, Ohio) - Frank Kimmel has won more ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards races than any other human on earth, which says a lot considering the tour's in its 62nd consecutive season of competition. That said, the list of tracks that Kimmel has not won at ...FULL STORY »
Maryeve Dufault (Photo Credit: ARCA)
Maryeve Dufault gets ARCA assist from Kurt Busch, Rick Crawford – next stop – Mobile short track
no responses - Posted 03.12.14
(TOLEDO, Ohio) - Sorel, Quebec's Maryeve Dufault, driver of the No. 46 Team Stange Racing Ford, has never raced at Mobile Int'l Speedway. However, that's about to change when the third annual ARCA-Mobile 200 takes off Saturday afternoon, March 22. But another new track on the ARCA Racing Series presented ...FULL STORY »
A.J. McCarron and Thomas Praytor
Thomas Praytor To Run A.J. McCarron Race Helmet then Donate To Alabama Institute Deaf and Blind Race Fever Charity Auction
no responses - Posted 03.12.14
AJ McCarron has been named the Grand Marshall of the ARCA Mobile 200 and Thomas “Moose” Praytor will race a McCarron helmet at Mobile International Speedway and then donate it to the Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blinds (AIDB) Race Fever at the SPEED Channel Dome at the International Motorsports ...FULL STORY »
Megan Miller with ARCA Mobile 200 Juke Box (Photo Credit: Ashley Rowe)
American Idol’s Megan Miller To ARCA Mobile 200
no responses - Posted 03.12.14
American Idol’s Megan Miller will perform the National Anthem at the ARCA Mobile 200 plus she and her band will highlight the Home Mortgage of America Green Flag Party at Grand Central on Thursday night. “I’ve had a chance to perform on some pretty big stages but the ARCA Mobile 200 ...FULL STORY »
AJ McCarron (Photo Credit: Mike Coppola / Getty Images)
AJ McCarron Grand Marshal for ARCA Mobile 200
no responses - Posted 03.11.14
After two years of not being the Grand Marshall for the ARCA Mobile 200, Mobile’s AJ McCarron will be the Grand Marshall for the 2014 ARCA Mobile 200. Huh? For the first 2 years of the ARCA Mobile 200, AJ McCarron has been playing college football for the University of Alabama. ...FULL STORY »
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ARCA Mobile 200 Tickets on Sale at Greer’s
no responses - Posted 03.10.14
ARCA Mobile 200 General Admission Tickets are now on sale at all 34 Greer’s locations along the Gulf Coast. In addition to tickets, look for ARCA Mobile 200 will be cross promoting the ARCA-Mobile 200 in its media advertisements. “At Greer’s we’re all about being part of the community. The ...FULL STORY »
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Team Stange Racing Taps NASCAR Veteran Rick Crawford as crew chief for 2014
no responses - Posted 03.10.14
Forest Park, IL (March 10, 2014) Team Stange Racing owners John and Ashley Stange have announced they have hired Rick Crawford as crew chief for Team Stange for the 2014. Effective immediately, Crawford will be taking on duties of crew chief for Team Stange and their driver ...FULL STORY »


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