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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

Will Kimmel (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 by Menards champion, Will isn't bothered by it at all. In fact, he's quite proud of his family heritage. "I'm very proud of my last name," Kimmel said. "I have a ton of respect for him (Frank). He's the best-ever to come through ARCA, so it's not a bad thing." According Kimmel, his family legacy simply comes with the territory. "You have to expect that when you come from a ... FULL STORY »

Late Race Charge Propels Frank Kimmel to Third-Place Finish at Indianapolis

Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America) 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 ... FULL STORY »

From Pocono big track to Berlin Raceway little track, ARCA to make 27th appearance on Berlin short track Saturday, August 9

Berlin Raceway (TOLEDO, Ohio - July 22, 2014) - From 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 adjusting as necessary ... FULL STORY »

Frank Kimmel Disappointed In Top-10 Effort At Chicagoland Speedway

Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America) JOLIET, Ill. (July 21, 2014) – The sign of a true championship caliber team can be seen in how a group comes together and overcomes adversity. Despite having an ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards race that Frank Kimmel ... FULL STORY »

ARCA champ Frank Kimmel ready to get back on track at Winchester

Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America) (TOLEDO, Ohio - June 27, 2014) - Frank Kimmel will get a weekend off from racing on the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards tour this weekend ahead of the next event on tour - the Herr's Chase the Taste ... FULL STORY »

10-time ARCA champ Frank Kimmel says Elko short-track is “racing 90 mile-an-hour on a city block”; Akona 250 coming June 21

Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America) (TOLEDO, Ohio - June 11, 2014) - Defending Akona 250 presented by Federated Car Care winner Frank Kimmel can't wait to get back to his roots...in this case...another really, really short-track classic on the .4 mile Elko Speedway bullring for ... FULL STORY »

ARCA vet Frank Kimmel tests at Pocono, a first for the 10-time champ; making 43rd Pocono start Saturday

Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America) (LONG POND, Pa. - June 5, 2014) - It's hard to find a scenario in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards tour that 10-time series champ Frank Kimmel hasn't come across over his quarter century ARCA career. However, ... FULL STORY »



Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America)
ARCA icon / champ Frank Kimmel, in 26th ARCA start at Michigan, ready and willing with advice for rookies; Michigan 200 Live on FOX Sports 1
Posted 06.04.14
(TOLEDO, Ohio - June 4, 2014) - The upcoming ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards race at Michigan Int'l Speedway will mark the 33rd ARCA race at Michigan since the inaugural event in 1980. And 10-time series champion Frank Kimmel has missed very few of them. Kimmel, a two-time ...FULL STORY »
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ARCA national tour invades Elko Speedway Saturday, June 21; third annual Akona 250 coming to Minnesota short track
Posted 06.03.14
(TOLEDO, Ohio - June 3, 2014) - On the heels of classic superspeedway events at Pocono and Michigan, the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards will return to its short-track roots when the third annual Akona 250 presented by Federated Car Care invades Elko Speedway Saturday, June 21. Early entries ...FULL STORY »
Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America)
ARCA veteran Frank Kimmel going for seventh straight top-10 at NJMP road course; Great Railing 150 Sunday June 1
Posted 05.29.14
(TOLEDO, Ohio - May 29, 2014) - Frank Kimmel has never won on a road course in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards, but that doesn't mean he hasn't had fun trying. "I love going to the road courses," he said. "I'm not real good at it, but ...FULL STORY »
Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America)
Frank Kimmel recalls first ARCA win at Toledo Speedway; looking for record 10th Toledo win this Sunday in Menards 200
Posted 05.13.14
(TOLEDO, Ohio) - Toledo Speedway will forever be a special place for 10-time ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards champion Frank Kimmel. It was the site of his first ARCA victory in 1994, and the place where he would, time and time again, return to the 7-UP Winners Circle, ...FULL STORY »
Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America)
Frank Kimmel extends ARCA top-10 streak to 36 at Talladega
Posted 05.05.14
(TALLADEGA, Ala.) - Frank Kimmel extended his consecutive races in which he finished in the top 10 to 36 straight Saturday, coming home with a ninth-place finish in the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 at Talladega Superspeedway. Kimmel started 22nd and held his spot near the back of ...FULL STORY »
Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America)
Frank Kimmel comes home third at Salem; survives wall-banger in qualifying
Posted 04.28.14
(SALEM, Ind.) - The good news for Frank Kimmel is that the No. 44 Ansell / Menards Toyota left Salem Speedway Sunday in second place in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards driver point standings. "It was a good point day for us," Kimmel said after his ...FULL STORY »
Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America)
ARCA champ Frank Kimmel ready to defend at Talladega in Int’l Motorsports Hall of Fame 200
Posted 04.23.14
"Really excited" for new qualifying procedure (TOLEDO, Ohio) - Defending Talladega Superspeedway winner Frank Kimmel is ready to defend again. As the all-time ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards winner with 80 victories, the 10-time series champ does a lot of defending. And he'll do it again when the ...FULL STORY »
Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America)
Frank Kimmel in search of record 10th ARCA win at Salem Speedway
Posted 04.15.14
(TOLEDO, Ohio) - Frank Kimmel has won more ARCA races at Salem than anyone else, reaching back to his first win there on April 19, 1998. Since then, the 10-time ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards champion has racked up nine wins total at Salem. That's the ...FULL STORY »
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Discount tickets for the Menards 200 at Toledo Speedway now on sale
Posted 04.15.14
(TOLEDO, Ohio – April 15, 2014) – Discounted tickets for the May 18 Menards 200 presented by Federated Car Care at Toledo Speedway are now on sale at six Menards stores in northwest Ohio. The tickets are available for the special price of $15 between now and race day if ...FULL STORY »


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