Jul 16

From big Pocono triangle to Berlin short track, ARCA on the move; 26th Berlin ARCA 200 coming Saturday, August 10

Berlin Raceway (TOLEDO, Ohio) - From a road course in New Jersey, to a 2.5-mile triangular superspeedway in Long Pond, Pa., to the quirky, less-than-a-half-mile Berlin Raceway short track oval in Marne, Mich., the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards is preparing for its late-summer shove down the road of diversity. With Pocono Raceway on the calendar the week before, the ARCA Racing Series warriors will switch gears just in time to take on Berlin Saturday, August 10 in the Berlin ARCA 200, marking the 26th appearance of the world's most versatile tour since debuting on the Berlin fairgrounds dirt track oval in 1958. The present-day 0.4375-mile paved configuration is more circle than oval, features no backstretch wall, and requires drivers to make a ... FULL STORY »

Darlington Raceway is still a magical place for NASCAR racing
By NASCAR Wire Service

Darlington Raceway Logo Darlington Raceway LogoDARLINGTON, S.C.— By now, everyone has heard the rumors. When I left Darlington Raceway after Saturday night’s Bojangles’ Southern 500, I turned to a friend who has worked at the track for years and said what I always say: “See you next year.” The response I got was decidedly different this time. “I hope so,” he said. In the rumor mill, Darlington’s place on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series schedule is tenuous. That being the case, it was gratifying to sit in on a Saturday noon press conference at the venerable speedway, where track president Chip Wile and NASCAR president Mike Helton talked about plans for the 2015 event. No, Darlington doesn’t have a specific date for next year’s race. That won’t be set ... FULL STORY »

Venezuela’s Milka Duno Seventh in Points to Chicagoland; Driving for Chicagoans Bill and Cathy Venturini in ARCA’s Ansell ActivArmr 150

Milka Duno (TOLEDO, Ohio) - Caracas, Venezuela's Milka Duno holds four Masters Degrees - in Organizational Development, Naval Architecture, Aquaculture, and Maritime Business. As it turns out, she also holds an ARCA steering wheel pretty well too. In 36 career ARCA Racing ... FULL STORY »

Spencer Gallagher Cleared by Doctors to Return to Racing Action this Weekend at Chicagoland Speedway

Spencer Gallagher (Photo Credit: Getty Images) "Gallagher Set to Climb Behind the Wheel of Familiar No. 23 Allegiant Travel Chevrolet Impala SS" MOORESVILLE, N.C. (July 15, 2013) – Gallagher Motorsports officials are pleased to announce today that Spencer Gallagher will return to the seat of the No. ... FULL STORY »

2013 Chicagoland Speedway July NNS & ARCA Racing Weekend Track Event Schedule


Stock Car Legend James Hylton on Farewell Tour; To Take Final Ride in ARCA Race at Chicagoland Speedway July 21

James Hylton (Photo Credit: John Harrelson / Getty Images North America) (TOLEDO, Ohio) - It's been quite a ride for 78-year-old James Hylton, and part of his journey is coming to a close. But what a journey it has been. From his first racecar - a 1937 Ford Coupe, to his ... FULL STORY »

Second Leg of ARCA’s Bill France Four Crown Championship Heads to New Jersey Motorsports Park July 27, 28

Barbera’s Autoland 150 presented by Driven Racing Oil Event Logo (TOLEDO, Ohio) - The diversity of the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards is, in part, what sets the 61-year-old tour apart from the rest. And ARCA's Bill France Four Crown award best captures the series' versatility that has become, ... FULL STORY »

17-Year Old Erik Jones Looks to Rewrite ARCA History Books at Pocono Raceway

Erik Jones (TOLEDO, Ohio) - Seventeen-year-old rookie Erik Jones very nearly became the youngest ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards superspeedway winner in history at Pocono Raceway in June. If you're measuring - he was only about five lengths shy at the ... FULL STORY »

ARCA’s Second-Half Grind Starts at Chicagoland – 10 Races, 10 Weeks; Kimmel Getting Early Start with Truck Race at Iowa Speedway Saturday
no responses - Posted 07.10.13
(TOLEDO, Ohio) - It's probably a good thing that ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards teams got the chance to regroup over the recent Independence Day holiday. The short pause in the 2013 schedule will, no doubt, serve as welcome relief for many. It will also allow teams to prepare ...FULL STORY »
Barbera’s Autoland 150 presented by Driven Racing Oil Event Logo
Barbera’s Autoland becomes title sponsor of ARCA Racing Series event at New Jersey Motorsports Park
no responses - Posted 07.02.13
"Thunderbolt Raceway to host Barbera’s Autoland 150 presented by Driven Racing Oil on July 28th at 1pm; tickets still available" MILLVILLE, N.J. – New Jersey Motorsports Park and Barbera’s Autoland have entered into an agreement that will make the Philadelphia-based dealership the title sponsor of the ARCA Racing Series race in ...FULL STORY »
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Tom Hessert Gets Sixth Place Finish at Winchester Speedway after Tough Day
no responses - Posted 07.02.13
July 2, 2013 – (Winchester, IN) – After having a podium finish at the inaugural Road America race last weekend, Tom Hessert was anxious to return to the short track, where his Cunningham Motorsports had won the most recent two races that the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards had ...FULL STORY »
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Austin Wayne Self Earns Runner-Up Finish in Second ARCA Racing Series Race at Winchester Speedway
no responses - Posted 07.02.13
July 2, 2013 – (Winchester, IN) - Austin Wayne Self proved to everyone at Winchester Speedway that he was there to win, as he battled the nine time ARCA Series Champ Frank Kimmel down to the last lap in just his second ARCA career race. After finishing 6th in ...FULL STORY »
Mason Mingus
Mason Mingus; Win-Tron Racing’s Strong Performance Foiled At Winchester
no responses - Posted 07.01.13
“Multi-Car Accident While Leading Drops Mingus To 12th In Final Running Order” WINCHESTER, Indiana (July 1, 2013) - - A strong performance by Mason Mingus and his Win-Tron Racing team was quickly foiled on Sunday afternoon at Winchester (Ind.) Speedway in the running of the Herr’s Chase The Taste 200. The ...FULL STORY »
Ansell ActivArmr® 150
Rookie Ryan Blaney Looking for ARCA Career Win No. 1 at Chicagoland; Veteran Frank Kimmel Looking for Record 80th
no responses - Posted 07.01.13
(TOLEDO, Ohio) - Several ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards story lines will accompany the 13th annual Ansell ActivArmr 150 at Chicagoland Speedway Sunday, July 21, including an opportunity for veteran Frank Kimmel to surpass Iggy Katona's all-time win mark, and for rookie Ryan Blaney, who looks for his career-first ...FULL STORY »
Milka Duno
Top-10 Finish for Milka Duno at Winchester Speedway
no responses - Posted 07.01.13
Winchester, Ind. (July 1, 2013) – Milka Duno earned her second top-10 finish of the 2013 season in her No. 35 Cantv / Milka Way Toyota by finishing 10th in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards Herr's Chase the Taste 200 at Winchester Speedway. Duno delivered her first top-10 ...FULL STORY »
Frank Kimmel Wins Herr's Chase the Taste 200 At Winchester Speedway
Frank Kimmel ties ARCA record at Winchester with 79th win
no responses - Posted 07.01.13
WINCHESTER, Ind. (June 30, 2013) -- Frank Kimmel was a bundle of emotion Sunday after he tied Iggy Katona's ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards record for career victories with his 79th checkered flag, in the Herr's Chase the Taste 200 at Winchester Speedway. "Every once in a while you ...FULL STORY »

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