Jul 30

Michael Lira Teaches Young Foster Students About Racing at DCF’s Annual Foster Day Camp at Daytona

Michael Lira spent a memorable day at Daytona International Speedway as a volunteer for the Department of Children and Families (DCF) Foster Day Camp, speaking to students from the DCF Youth Program about the life of a young professional racer. “DCF at DIS” treats young foster students to a full day at Daytona International Speedway, where they get a behind-the-scenes look at race operations on one of the world’s most famous superspeedways and get to meet some of the professional drivers. “I was honored to speak with these students,” said Lira, a professional driver in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards. “They were so bright and had so many thoughtful questions. I think that they were able to relate ... FULL STORY »

Many Factors Lead To Dehydration For Denny Hamlin In Charlotte
By Chris Knight

2015 NSCS Driver, Denny Hamlin (FedEx) - Photo Credit: Maddie Meyer/Getty Images CONCORD, North Carolina – Several factors played into NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) driver Denny Hamlin suffering from dehydration late in Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway. Last weekend’s Sprint All-Star winner complained of not feeling well and suffering a severe headache. Immediately following his eighth place finish, the Martinsville (Va.) Speedway winner was taken to the infield care center for observation. He spent 45 minutes there before being released. Hamlin proved just how well he was feeling after receiving an IV when he interrupted Carl Edwards’ post-race presser with a hug to his Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) teammate who stamped his way into this year’s Chase for the Sprint Cup. “A lot better now. I knew when my ... FULL STORY »

Frank Kimmel 2014 ARCA ModSpace 125 Race Preview

Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America) FRANK KIMMEL NO. 44 ANSELL / MENARDS TOYOTA CAMRY ARCA RACING SERIES PRESENTED BY MENARDS POCONO RACEWAY FRIDAY, AUGUST 1, 2014 KIMMEL AT POCONO: Saturday’s ModSpace 150 will mark Frank Kimmel’s 44th career ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards start at Pocono (Pa.) ... FULL STORY »

Michael Lira Scores 12th-Place Finish in Lucas Oil Raceway Debut

Michael Lira Michael Lira, the seventeen-year-old Spruce Creek High School student from Port Orange, Florida, and professional race car driver in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards, finished 12th in his first career start at Lucas Oil Raceway. After an 18th-place qualifying ... FULL STORY »

John Wes Townley Ready to Tackle the Tricky Triangle at Pocono Raceway

John Wes Townley (Photo Credit: Sean Gardner / Getty Images) ‘Townley to Drive Zaxby’s Toyotas in NCWTS and ARCA Racing Events at Pocono" Long Pond, PA (July 29, 2014)- The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series heads to the halfway point of the 2014 series season at Pocono Raceway. John ... FULL STORY »

Rookie Driver Justin Allison Returns to Pocono Raceway

Justin Allison (Mooresville, NC – July 29, 2014) As the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards makes its second stop at Pocono Raceway in the 2014 season, Team BCR’s driver, Justin Allison will have another chance at capturing his first victory. ... FULL STORY »

Cody Coughlin Confident Heading Into Busy Race Weekend

Cody Coughlin Ohio Racer Excited for Return to Pocono and SLM Event at Home Track (DELAWARE, OHIO) - Joe Gibbs Racing development driver Cody Coughlin is looking forward to a busy week full of racing action. The 18-year-old will be competing ... FULL STORY »

Five-Time ARCA Winner Brennan Poole Back at Pocono; City of Peace Films,

Brennan Poole (Photo Credit: ARCA) The Identical Movie Expands Venturini Team Sponsorship Role Concord, NC (July 28, 2014) – Sidelined for most of the last two seasons due to sponsorship woes, 5-time ARCA winner Brennan Poole is set to make his ARCA Racing Series presented ... FULL STORY »

Will Kimmel
Where there’s a Will, there’s a way; Will Kimmel…next generation of Kimmel racers talks family legacy, Pocono, ModSpace 125 Friday on FOX Sports 1
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(LONG POND, Pa. - July 28, 2014) - Where there's a Will, there's always a way. Determined to carve out his own road in racing, third-generation driver Will Kimmel is doing just that. Racing in the shadows of his famous Uncle Frank Kimmel, a 10-time ARCA Racing Series presented ...FULL STORY »
ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards
52nd running of the / Allen Crowe 100 coming to Springfield Mile Dirt; ARCA Racing Series stock cars & stars take national tour to Illinois capital city
no responses - Posted 07.28.14
(TOLEDO, Ohio. - July 28, 2014) - The Crowe 100 national championship stock car race at the Illinois State Fairgrounds, featuring the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards, is turning 52. The 52nd running of the 100, one of the capital city's largest sporting events, takes center stage on ...FULL STORY »
Mason Mitchell
Mason Mitchell’s Top-10 Streak Ends at 20 Races after 20th Place Finish at Lucas Oil Raceway
no responses - Posted 07.28.14
(Mooresville, N.C., July 18, 2014--) Coming off of his very first win in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards at Chicagoland one week ago, Mason Mitchell looked to become the second driver to win back-to-back races in 2014 at Lucas Oil Raceway (LOR). Mitchell and Mason Mitchell Motorsports ...FULL STORY »
Grant Enfinger
Grant Enfinger Finishes Fourth at Lucas Oil Raceway and Regains Points Lead
no responses - Posted 07.28.14
Grant Enfinger, driver of the No. 90 Motor Honey / Casite / Allegiant Travel Chevrolet, finished fourth in Friday night’s SCOTT Get Geared Up 200 presented by Federated Car Care ARCA Racing Series race at Lucas Oil Raceway. It was his debut with GMS Racing. With the finish, ...FULL STORY »
Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America)
Late Race Charge Propels Frank Kimmel to Third-Place Finish at Indianapolis
no responses - Posted 07.28.14
BROWNSBURG, Ind. (July 28, 2014) – The last time the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards competed at Lucas Oil Raceway, Frank Kimmel drove into Victory Lane to capture the checkered flag. Two years later, Kimmel returned to the Indianapolis short track looking to repeat his 2012 performance. After ...FULL STORY »
Cunningham Motorsports
Cunningham Motorsports Results at LOR Point to Rebound for Organization
no responses - Posted 07.28.14
July 28, 2014 – Clermont, IN – The last two race weekends have been tough on the Cunningham organization. The results at Winchester and Chicago did not live up to the expectations of the teams. With disappointing results and 3 wrecked Dodges, the team needed a turn ...FULL STORY »
Justin Allison
Justin Allison’s day ends early at Lucas Oil Raceway
no responses - Posted 07.28.14
(Indianapolis, IN – July 28, 2014) Electrical issues ended Justin Allison’s night early at Lucas Oil Raceway in the SCOTT Get Geared Up 200. “I couldn’t quite get comfortable with the track until the end of the second practice session,” says Allison. “The car felt great during practice, it ...FULL STORY »
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Special Traffic Patterns Planned for Race at Pocono
no responses - Posted 07.28.14
The Pennsylvania State Police will put special traffic patterns into effect to help motorists attending the 400 NASCAR race on Sunday, August 3rd, 2014, at the Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Monroe County. On Sunday, August 3rd, the following traffic patterns will be in effect: Prior to the race, Route 115 ...FULL STORY »

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