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Apr 23
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ARCA champ Frank Kimmel ready to defend at Talladega in Int’l Motorsports Hall of Fame 200

Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America) "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 51st running of the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 rolls off Saturday, May 3 on the historic 2.66-mile superspeedway. Kimmel, driver of the No. 44 Ansell-Menards Toyota, will be making his 21st start at Talladega since 1992. If anyone in the ARCA ranks understands the place, it's arguably Kimmel. "It's probably as challenging to win at Talladega as anywhere, and probably more so," said Kimmel, who won the rain-shortened ... FULL STORY »

Darrell Wallace Jr. Joins Lineup for No. 20 Toyota in the NASCAR Nationwide Series

Darrell Wallace Jr. (Photo Credit: Jamey Price/Getty Images North America) Set to Make First NNS Start of 2014 at Talladega Superspeedway HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (April 23, 2014) – Darrell Wallace Jr. is set to make his first NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) start of the 2014 season at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday, ... FULL STORY »

Chasing a Legacy: Bill Elliott’s Son Ready to Tackle Talladega

Chase Elliott, driver of the #9 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet, sits in his car during practice for the NASCAR Nationwide Series Drive To Stop Diabetes 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway on March 14, 2014 in Bristol, Tennessee. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images TALLADEGA, AL – As a young elementary school kid in 2001-2003, Chase Elliott vaguely remembers the last few races where his dad Bill Elliott tasted victory. Although he wasn’t around at the time, through history books and conversations with ... FULL STORY »

Tom Hessert fastest in two-day ARCA test at Talladega Superspeedway

Tom Hessert III Justin Allison revives "The Alabama Gang" (TALLADEGA, Ala.) - A two-day test in preparation for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 at Talladega Superspeedway wrapped up Thursday at the iconic 2.66-mile track in ... FULL STORY »

Justin Allison Talks Family Legacy during Day Two of ARCA Racing Series Testing at Talladega Superspeedway

Justin Allison (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America) TALLADEGA, AL – Preparations for the ARCA Racing Series’ International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 at Talladega Superspeedway continued today at Talladega Superspeedway, with seven drivers hitting the track’s high banks one last time before the Saturday, May 3 event ... FULL STORY »

Tom Hessert III Leads the Way During ARCA Testing at Talladega Superspeedway

Tom Hessert III Justin Allison 8th, Frank Kimmel 13th; Tests Resumes Thursday for International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 TALLADEGA, AL – Eighteen drivers paced the biggest and baddest race track on the planet Wednesday during an open ARCA Racing Series Presented by Menards ... FULL STORY »

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 ... FULL STORY »



Thomas Praytor
Thomas Praytor Testing at Talladega Superspeedway
Posted 04.14.14
Mobile, Alabama’s Thomas “Moose” Praytor will take part in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards test at Talladega Superspeedway, Wednesday and Thursday in preparation for the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 slated for Saturday May, 3rd. Praytor has run as high as 2nd in his last 3 restrictor ...FULL STORY »
Team BCR owner Howard Bixman, driver Justin Allison and Donnie Allison
Team BCR Racing and Justin Allison to Attend Open Talladega Test
Posted 04.14.14
(Mooresville, NC – April 14, 2014) In preparation for the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 at Talladega Superspeedway, Justin Allison and Team BCR will attend the open test on April 16 and 17 in the No. 88 Havacosales.com Ford Fusion powered by RoushYates Engines. The ARCA Racing Series ...FULL STORY »
Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway
International Motorsports Hall of Fame to sponsor ARCA race at Talladega;
Posted 04.09.14
ARCA open test coming April 16-17 in prep for May 3 race (TOLEDO, Ohio) - The International Motorsports Hall of Fame will be returning as title sponsor of the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards 200-mile race at Talladega Superspeedway Saturday, May 3. The International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 is part ...FULL STORY »
Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway
Larger High-Definition Video Boards, Kids Free Initiative Highlight Fan Enhancements at Talladega Superspeedway
Posted 02.18.14
Fans Attending Aaron’s Dream Weekend, May 2-4, To Get “Must See View” In NASCAR TALLADEGA, AL – Watching 43 cars pack race three- and four-wide at 200 mph around NASCAR’s biggest and most competitive race track – Talladega Superspeedway – has always been a “Must See” event. But now, thanks ...FULL STORY »
The cars of the ARCA Racing Series will take to the high banks of Talladega Superspeedway for the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 on Saturday, May 3 during the Aaron’s Dream Weekend.
Talladega ARCA Race Kicks Off A Super Saturday Quadruple Header During Aaron’s Dream Weekend
Posted 02.05.14
Also Features Newly Enhanced Sprint Cup Qualifying, Nationwide Race and Concert TALLADEGA, AL – If fans want a full day of fun, speed and the most competitive racing on the planet, then Talladega Superspeedway’s Aaron’s Dream Weekend (May 2-4) has it – a quadruple header like no other on Saturday, ...FULL STORY »
Martinsville Speedway President Clay Campbell rides through turn four of Talladega Superspeedway during an ARCA test Monday. (Photo Credit: Talladega Superspeedway)
Talladega Superspeedway Site of ARCA Test Monday By Martinsville Speedway President Clay Campbell, Others
Posted 01.27.14
TALLADEGA, AL – Clay Campbell, President of Martinsville Speedway, was on the track Monday but it wasn’t the one he oversees - and it wasn’t in a street car. He was actually behind the wheel of Ken Schrader Racing’s No. 52 ARCA Series Chevrolet on the biggest and baddest race ...FULL STORY »
Jamie McMurray, driver of the #1 Cessna Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Camping World RV Sales 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on October 20, 2013 in Talladega, Alabama. - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images
He Said, She Said Featuring Latest News, Topics, Talladega And Martinsville Preview
Posted 10.24.13
Welcome to this week’s edition of “He Said, She Said”, where members of the racing community sound off on a variety of topics in the Motorsports community. This year’s panel includes current writers and editors and a former driver providing a plethora of angles from all forms of the industry. ...FULL STORY »
(R) Jamie McMurray, driver of the #1 Cessna Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane with crew members after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Camping World RV Sales 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on October 20, 2013 in Talladega, Alabama. - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Jamie McMurray Steals Talladega Win; Chasers Fumble In Finishing Positions
Posted 10.20.13
A night after his car owner Chip Ganassi won the IZOD IndyCar Series championship with Scott Dixon, Jamie McMurray delivered his first win of the season in Sunday afternoon’s 45th annual Camping World RV Sales 500 at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway. After migrating from the front of the pack for most of ...FULL STORY »
Jeb Burton, driver of the #4 Arrowhead / Kangaroo Express Dodge, celebrates with Ward Burton after setting the pole position in qualifying for the Camping World Truck Series Fred's 250 at Talladega Superspeedway on October 18, 2013 in Talladega, Alabama. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
Jeb Burton Grabs Sixth Pole of the Year at Talladega Superspeedway
Posted 10.18.13
Jeb Burton became the eighth different pole sitter for tomorrow’s eighth-annual fred’s 250 powered by Coca-Cola at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway and more impressively grabbed his sixth Keystone pole of the season driving the No. 4 Arrowhead / Kangaroo Express Chevrolet Silverado for Turner Scott Motorsports (TSM). Burton edged fellow Chevrolet racer ...FULL STORY »


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