Articles tagged ‘Kimmel Racing’

Apr 15

Florida High School Racer Michael Lira to Test at Talladega Superspeedway

Michael Lira Sixteen-year-old Spruce Creek High School student and race car driver Michael Lira will be heading to Talladega Superspeedway this week to participate in two days of test sessions with the ARCA Racing Series. It will be Lira’s first time running on the legendary Alabama race track and only his second time on a superspeedway. Lira’s previous superspeedway experience came last December, when he tested at Daytona International Speedway in his ARCA car. The testing dates at Talladega are set for April 16 – 17. “There will definitely be a ton of Talladega Nights references this week, as there were in Daytona,” Lira joked. “The Kimmel Racing guys and I get along well and we always have fun. ... FULL STORY »

Michael Lira Posts Top-Ten Finish at Mobile International Speedway

Michael Lira (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America) Florida high-school student and racecar driver Michael Lira kicked off his ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards racing season with a strong 9th place finish in the ARCA Mobile 200 at Mobile International Speedway on Saturday. Lira started 14th ... FULL STORY »

Michael Lira 2014 ARCA Mobile ARCA 200 Race Preview

Michael Lira (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America) Michael Lira, the 16-year-old high school student and stock car racing standout from Port Orange, Florida, finished up a strong series of test sessions at Mobile International Speedway earlier this week in preparation for his first big race of the ... FULL STORY »

Chris Bailey Jr.: The “Daytona Dream” Coming Closer To Reality!

Chris Bailey Jr. February 11th, 2014 – South Park, PA’s Chris Bailey Jr. has been traveling to Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, FL since he was six months old with his parents Guyann and Chris Sr. Ever since he can remember, ... FULL STORY »

Daytona Dreamin’! Chris Bailey Impresses At ARCA Racing Series Test!

Chris Bailey Jr. December 20th-22nd, 2013 – Daytona Beach, Florida, the sight of the Bailey family pilgrimage, if you will, every February for Speedweeks for decades! And when young Chris Bailey, Jr. saw the mammoth 2.5 mile oval where those racing activities took ... FULL STORY »

Chris Bailey Jr. Will Reach Another Goal At Daytona Testing This Weekend!

Chris Bailey Jr. December 20th, 2013 – Auto racing. There’s so many things that capture the mind when one is around it. The sites, the sounds, the smells, the blur of color, the interaction with the people involved…are we forgetting anything? Wait! The ... FULL STORY »

Chris Bailey Jr.’s Special Memories Of NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Jimmie Johnson

Chris Bailey Jr. Lately, the talk of the racing world has been the sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup championship of Jimmie Johnson! And rightfully so! He won and unprecedented five in a row between 2006-2010 and currently owns 66 wins in 435 starts which ... FULL STORY »

Chris Bailey Jr.
Chris Bailey Impresses In Kentucky ARCA Debut
Posted 09.23.13
Sparta, KY (September 21st, 2013) – Chris Bailey Jr. took one step closer to his dream of driving race cars for a living by finishing 14th in the Zloop “150” ARCA Racing Series presented by Menard’s event at the Kentucky Speedway, a companion race weekend with the NASCAR Nationwide ...FULL STORY »
Chris Bailey Jr.
Chris Bailey Jr. Is Living His Racing Dream; Will Get His Chance At Kentucky Speedway This Friday!
Posted 09.17.13
September 17, 2013 (South Park, PA) – Most people dream. Few people chase them. Even fewer still live them…but Chris Bailey, Jr., of South Park, Pennsylvania is about to live his! All of his young life, he has planned for this day, and on September 20th, 2013, in Sparta, Kentucky, ...FULL STORY »
Will Kimmel
Messinas partners with Will Kimmel for remainder of 2013 season; starts at Southern Illinois 100 at DuQuoin
Posted 08.30.13
(SELLERSBURG, Ind. – August 28, 2013) – Sometimes help comes in the nick of time. It certainly did for ARCA team Kimmel Racing, which has secured sponsorship with Messina Wildlife Management for the remainder of the 2013 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards season. The official partnership starts this weekend ...FULL STORY »
Michael Lira (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America)
16-year-old ARCA rookie Michael Lira to make ARCA debut with Kimmel Racing Saturday in Primera Plastics 200 at Berlin Raceway
Posted 08.08.13
(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 ...FULL STORY »
Will Kimmel
Will Kimmel; Kimmel Racing Impress At New Jersey Motorsports Park
Posted 07.03.12
MILLVILLE, New Jersey (July 3, 2012) - - Will Kimmel (@willkimmel) made just his second road-course start of his racing career in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards this past weekend at New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP). Despite his inexperience on making left and rights the Sellersburg, Indiana native ...FULL STORY »
Will Kimmel
Will Kimmel; Kimmel Racing Set To Turn Left And Right This Weekend At New Jersey
Posted 06.27.12
MILLVILLE, New Jersey (June 28, 2012) - - The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards shifts focus from traditional short track racing to road racing this weekend at New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP) and Kimmel Racing with driver Will Kimmel is thriving on the anticipation of a competitive showing ...FULL STORY »
Korbin Forrister
Korbin Forrister Inhales Experience; Knowledge In ARCA Racing Series Debut
Posted 05.22.12
TOLEDO, Ohio (May 22, 2012) - - While the finishing result may have not been what Korbin Forrister or the Kimmel Racing team wanted, there were several positives in the rookie’s ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards debut in the Menards 200 presented by Federated Car Care at Toledo ...FULL STORY »
Korbin Forrister
Kimmel Racing Welcomes Korbin Forrister
Posted 05.12.12
CLARKSVILLE, Indiana (May 12, 2012) - - Officials from Kimmel Racing announced today that Cedartown, Georgia native Korbin Forrister has joined the family-owned ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards team for a minimum of four events beginning next weekend at Toledo Speedway. Forrister, 19 has an extensive racing resume ...FULL STORY »
Will Kimmel
Kimmel Racing Flexes Muscles Returns To Top-10 Form At Talladega
Posted 05.08.12
TALLADEGA, Alabama (May 8, 2012) - - After suffering heartbreaks in the last two consecutive ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards events at Mobile (Ala.) International Speedway and Salem (Ind.) Speedway, Will Kimmel and his Kimmel Racing team returned to form in the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 250 at ...FULL STORY »

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