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Aug 08
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16-year-old ARCA rookie Michael Lira to make ARCA debut with Kimmel Racing Saturday in Primera Plastics 200 at Berlin Raceway

Michael Lira (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America) (TOLEDO, Ohio) - There is always a first time for everything. Such will be the case for 16-year-old Daytona Beach, Florida rookie driver Michael Lira, who will make his ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards debut in this Saturday's Primera Plastics 200 at Berlin Raceway. Lira, who tested at Berlin about a month ago, is aligned with Kimmel Racing, which fields teams for a variety of drivers, including third-generation ARCA racer Will Kimmel. Lira's crew chief for the Berlin adventure will be the patriarch of the Kimmel Racing clan - Bill Kimmel, Jr., an eight-time Cometic Crew Chief of the Year. "Like any young, up and coming driver, Michael needs lap experience," said Bill Kimmel. "We need to get as many laps as ... FULL STORY »

Third leg of ARCA’s Bill France Four Crown championship to Springfield mile dirt; defending race winner Frank Kimmel leads close battle in Sunday’s, August 18 Allen Crowe 100

ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards (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 ... FULL STORY »

‘Fan Appreciation’ To Keynote Iowa Speedway Final ‘Big Event’ Weekend Of 2013

Iowa Speedway Logo (NEWTON, Iowa – August 8, 2013) -- Iowa Speedway officials announced today that the Newton facility’s final ‘big event’ weekend on Saturday, September 7 and Sunday, September 8 will be dedicated to the fans that have supported the track ... FULL STORY »

Hometown track Berlin Raceway suits 17-year-old ARCA driver Erik Jones; Primera Plastics 200 this Saturday

Erik Jones (TOLEDO, Ohio) - Seventeen-year-old Erik Jones will finally get to race in front of his hometown crowd, or as hometown as it gets on the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards tour. Jones is entered in the No. 15 Venturini ... FULL STORY »

Nine-time ARCA champ Frank Kimmel making two appearances at Menards stores this week in western Michigan

Frank Kimmel (TOLEDO, Ohio) - Frank Kimmel will make two appearances this week at Menards stores in western Michigan as a preview to the Primera Plastics 200 at Berlin Raceway on Saturday, Aug. 10. Kimmel will appear from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at ... FULL STORY »

Massive Last Lap Crash for Mason Mitchell, Still Manages Top-10 Finish in Pocono

Mason Mitchell (Photo Credit: ARCA) (MOORESVILLE, NC) August 5, 2013 Mason Mitchell made his debut with the Empire Racing team in the ModSpace 125 at Pocono Raceway and finished eighth in the No. 82 Happy Cheeks Ford despite becoming tangled in an accident in ... FULL STORY »

ARCA Returns to Madison Int’l Speedway; Herr’s Live Life with Flavor Coming Sunday, August 25

Madison International Speedway Logo (TOLEDO, Ohio) - From a one-mile dirt track in Springfield, Illinois, to the Madison Int'l Speedway half-mile bullring in Oregon, Wisconsin, the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards, the world's most versatile touring series, is preparing for its late-summer shove ... FULL STORY »



Barbera’s Autoland 150 presented by Driven Racing Oil Event Logo
Andrew Ranger Takes ARCA Win Again at New Jersey Motorsports Park Road Course
Posted 07.29.13
(MILLVILLE, N.J.) - Andrew Ranger passed Chase Elliott with 10 laps left in Sunday's Barbera's Autoland 150 presented by Driven Racing Oil, then sailed to his third ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards career win. "When I was behind Chase I was trying to save my car," Ranger said. "He pushed ...FULL STORY »
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2013 Pocono Raceway August NASCAR & ARCA Weekend Track Event Schedule
Posted 07.29.13
POCONO RACEWAY 2013 NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES & ARCA RACING SERIES presented by MENARDS EVENT SCHEDULE Thursday, August 1ST 7:00 AM ARCA REGISTRATION OPENS 8:00 AM ...FULL STORY »
James Hylton (Photo Credit: John Harrelson / Getty Images North America)
James Hylton, in farewell tour, calls Pocono one of his ‘favorite tracks’; taking final laps on the Tricky Triangle in ModSpace 125 Friday, August 2
Posted 07.25.13
(TOLEDO, Ohio) - James Hylton was destined to driver racecars. Considering he learned to drive in one of Henry Ford's Model T cars before he was 10 years old, it's ironic that the 78-year-old Inman, South Carolina stock car legend would finish up his career in a new Ford Fusion. Indeed, ...FULL STORY »
Chase Elliott and father Bill Elliott Celebrate Pocono ARCA 200 Win
Chase Elliott ready for back-to-back ARCA races at New Jersey and Pocono
Posted 07.23.13
(TOLEDO, Ohio) - ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards SCOTT rookie Chase Elliott made headlines earlier this year at Pocono Raceway where the 17-year-old driver became the youngest superspeedway winner in history. The Dawsonville, Georgia driver, who is also entered in the ARCA road course race this Sunday ...FULL STORY »
ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards
51st running of the Allen Crowe 100 coming to Springfield Mile Dirt; ARCA Racing Series Stock Cars & Stars take National Tour to Illinois Capital City
Posted 07.17.13
(SPRINGFIELD, Ill.) - The Allen Crowe 100 national championship stock car race at the Illinois State Fairgrounds, featuring the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards, is turning 51. The 51st running of the Allen Crowe 100, one of the capital city's largest sporting events, takes center stage on the ...FULL STORY »
Berlin Raceway
From big Pocono triangle to Berlin short track, ARCA on the move; 26th Berlin ARCA 200 coming Saturday, August 10
Posted 07.16.13
(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 ...FULL STORY »
Milka Duno
Venezuela’s Milka Duno Seventh in Points to Chicagoland; Driving for Chicagoans Bill and Cathy Venturini in ARCA’s Ansell ActivArmr 150
Posted 07.15.13
(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 Series presented by Menards starts, Duno is beginning to make ...FULL STORY »
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2013 Chicagoland Speedway July NNS & ARCA Racing Weekend Track Event Schedule
Posted 07.15.13
CHICAGOLAND SPEEDWAY 2013 NASCAR NATIONWIDE SERIES ARCA RACING SERIES presented by MENARDS EVENT SCHEDULE Friday, July 19TH 4:00 PM NNS HAULERS ENTER 4:00 PM 6:00 PM BROADCASTING SET- UP Saturday, July 20TH 6:00 AM ...FULL STORY »
James Hylton (Photo Credit: John Harrelson / Getty Images North America)
Stock Car Legend James Hylton on Farewell Tour; To Take Final Ride in ARCA Race at Chicagoland Speedway July 21
Posted 07.11.13
(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 last, a new Ford Fusion - the Inman, South Carolina ...FULL STORY »


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