Articles tagged ‘Kimmel Racing’

Jul 28

Will Kimmel so close at Pocono; ModSpace ARCA 125 Saturday

Will Kimmel (TOLEDO, Ohio - July 28, 2015) - He can't quite put his finger on it, but Will Kimmel knows that every time he climbs in an ARCA car at Pocono Raceway, he's got a shot to win. In his last three attempts on the "Tricky Triangle", the third-generation ARCA racer finished a career-best second in the ModSpace 125 last year, coupled with fourth place finishes in 2014 and '15. "I don't know what exactly we have going on there (Pocono) to be honest, but I know if we can tweak it just a little bit better, we'll win that race," said Kimmel. "We're ready...we're close but we just need that one little extra adjustment that's gonna get ... FULL STORY »

Matt Wallace planning ARCA return at Lucas Oil Raceway July 24

Matt Wallace (TOLEDO, Ohio - July 7, 2015) - Matt Wallace, part of the third generation in the family of famous Wallace racers, is scheduled to make his second career ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards start in the upcoming Sioux Chief ... FULL STORY »

Will Kimmel describes Michigan, “loose is scary”, Corrigan Oil ARCA 200 June 12

Will Kimmel (TOLEDO, Ohio - June 4, 2015) - According to third-generation ARCA racer Will Kimmel, loose isn't fast at Michigan Int'l Speedway; it's just scary. "You hear that a lot...that loose is fast, and it is, but there (Michigan), it's just ... FULL STORY »

Third-generation Matt Wallace to make ARCA debut in Menards 200 at Toledo Speedway

Matt and Mike Wallace (TOLEDO, Ohio - May 12, 2015) - Matt Wallace, part of the third generation in the family of famous Wallace racers, is scheduled to make his ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards debut in the Menards 200 presented by ... FULL STORY »

Notch Agrees To Talladega ARCA Race Deal With Chris Bailey

Chris Bailey Jr. (April 28th, 2015) – The old saying “good things come to those who wait” certainly applies to Pittsburgh, PA’s Chris Bailey Jr.! After sitting idle for most of the start of 2015, the opportunity was presented to him at the ... FULL STORY »

Chris Bailey Jr. To Run Talladega ARCA Race; However, His Name Will Not Appear Above The Door

Chris Bailey Jr. (April 21st, 2015) -- In Chris Bailey Jr.'s almost 20 year racing career, he has always chosen to be an integral part of causes near and dear to his heart, such as The Littlest Heroes, etc. And with his first ... FULL STORY »

David Levine 2015 ARCA Lucas Oil 200 Race Preview

David Levine / Lira Motorsports ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards News & Notes: Daytona International Speedway David Levine No. 68 Gary Yeomans Ford Daytona International Speedway - Lucas Oil 200 February 14, 2015 Welcome to the sunshine state... The 2015 ARCA Racing Series presented ... FULL STORY »

Michael Lira
Local Port Orange Racer Michael Lira to Test at Daytona International Speedway
Posted 12.19.14
Michael Lira, the seventeen-year-old high school senior at Spruce Creek High School and professional race car driver in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards, is set to test this weekend at Daytona International Speedway. Lira will run the No. 69 Ford Fusion for Kimmel Racing. It will be Lira’s ...FULL STORY »
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Will Kimmel Tops ARCA Racing Series Kentucky Speedway Test Session
Posted 09.17.14
SPARTA, Ky. – Will Kimmel had a busy day at Kentucky Speedway Wednesday, getting behind the wheel of three different cars during the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards open test. Kimmel piloted one of those machines – the No. 69 Messina / Circle Track Magazine Ford, to the fastest speed ...FULL STORY »
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On new pavement, several ARCA Salem short-track testers on the way; Federated Car Care ARCA Fall Classic coming Saturday, Sept. 13
Posted 09.06.14
(TOLEDO, Ohio - September 5, 2014) - Salem Speedway is abuzz with excitement. It's also got a full slate of ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards race teams clamoring to get out onto the grand-ole short track to check out the new pavement just in time for the next event ...FULL STORY »
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Kenny Mathews Driving for Kimmel Racing at Madison International Speedway
Posted 08.21.14
(Mooresville, NC – August 21, 2014) A change of plans has been made for rookie driver Kenny Mathews this weekend at Madison Int’l Speedway. Mathews will now enter in the Herr’s Live Life with Flavor 200 with Kimmel Racing in the No. 69 Epilepsy Foundation Ford Fusion. Kimmel ...FULL STORY »
Michael Lira
Michael Lira Returns to the Site of his ARCA Racing Series Debut
Posted 08.07.14
Michael Lira returns to familiar territory this weekend, as the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards heads to Berlin Raceway, the site of Lira’s first career ARCA start. The seventeen-year-old Kimmel Racing rookie finished 12th in his series debut at Berlin in 2013, and now returns with a fresh ...FULL STORY »
Michael Lira
ARCA Racing Series Rookie Michael Lira Scores Top-10 Finish in Pocono Raceway Debut
Posted 08.06.14
After Spruce Creek High School’s Michael Lira posted the fourth fastest qualifying lap of the weekend at Pocono Raceway, ARCA race fans were eager to see if the seventeen-year-old rookie from Port Orange, Florida, had an encore performance in him for the evening’s 125-mile ModSpace 125. Lira didn’t disappoint. ...FULL STORY »
Michael Lira
Michael Lira returns to scene of ARCA debut; Kimmel Racing ready for Federated Auto Parts 200 Saturday at Berlin
Posted 08.05.14
(TOLEDO, Ohio - August 5, 2014) - When you think restrictor plates, you think big - like Daytona and Talladega. But, believe it or not, many teams think the Berlin Raceway little track too. "We'll probably run a tapered spacer (at Berlin)," said Bill Kimmel, whose Kimmel Racing team fields ...FULL STORY »
Michael Lira
Michael Lira Heads to Pocono Raceway to Face the Biggest and Fastest Challenge of his Career
Posted 07.31.14
For seventeen-year-old Michael Lira, the Spruce Creek High School student from Port Orange, Florida, who doubles as a professional race car driver in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards, the upcoming ARCA race at Pocono Raceway may just be the biggest challenge of his young career. At 2.5 miles in ...FULL STORY »
Michael Lira
Michael Lira Scores 12th-Place Finish in Lucas Oil Raceway Debut
Posted 07.29.14
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 run Friday afternoon, Lira lined up in row nine for ...FULL STORY »

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