Category Archives: Racing

ARCA: Career-first win for Chad Finley at Nashville

ARCA: Career-first win for Chad Finley at Nashville

Kyle Weatherman had the best car all night long, almost…up until four fresher General Tires got in the way. Continue reading

Austin Theriault, Ken Schrader Racing win at Daytona

Austin Theriault, Ken Schrader Racing win at Daytona

  DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 18, 2017) – Multi-car wrecks, red flags and six cautions could not keep ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards championship contender Austin Theriault from finding his way to victory lane at Daytona Int’l Speedway. Theriault, in Ken Schrader’s No. 52 Orlando Longwood Auto Auction Chevrolet, kept himself up front most of the way and, as a result, out of harm’s way to win the action-packed Lucas Oil Complete Engine Treatment 200 Driven by General Tire Saturday afternoon. Theriault, who led just four laps, drove around the outside of Terry Jones on lap 73, and … Continue reading

Daytona, an ARCA tradition since ’64

Daytona, an ARCA tradition since ’64

TOLEDO, Ohio (Feb. 9, 2017) – In 1964, the Dow Jones Industrial Average for the year closed at 874; the average cost of a new home in America was $13,050; gas was 30 cents a gallon; a ticket to the movies was $1.25; Dr. Martin Luther King received the Nobel Peace Prize; US Congress authorized the war in Vietnam; the first Ford Mustang was manufactured; the Beatles made their first appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show; and the ARCA Racing Series, just 12 years old, debuted at Daytona Int’l Speedway marking its first-ever superspeedway appearance. And the rest is … Continue reading

FOX Sports, ARCA announce 2017 TV schedule; starts at Daytona

FOX Sports, ARCA announce 2017 TV schedule; starts at Daytona

Photo: Some rights reserved by Fotos GOVBA TOLEDO, Ohio (Jan. 31, 2017) – Officials from the Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA) and FOX Sports Media Group announced today the 2017 broadcast schedule for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards. FOX Sports will broadcast 10 ARCA Racing Series events again this season, half of the series schedule. At least nine of the 10 races will be telecast on FS1 in 2017. FS1 waves the green flag on the 65th season of ARCA Racing Series competition with the traditional season opener, the 54th Lucas Oil Complete Engine Treatment 200 Driven by General … Continue reading

Learn About ARCA and VR-12.

Learn About ARCA and VR-12.

Photo: Some rights reserved by lewismd13 VR-12 has been declared an Official ARCA Participating Manufacturer. For us this is truly an honor. We’ve been fans of the ARCA Racing Series for a long time and have supported them for more than 4 years now. We believe they deliver some of the most exciting events in the Racing series in the whole country. This is a great step for both ARCA and VR-12 and hope this partnership can lead to great things in the future. The ARCA Racing Series Presented by Menards is an American stock car series, the premier division of the … Continue reading

ARCA: “Off-season” over, Moose man back in gear…Daytona testing next.

ARCA: “Off-season” over, Moose man back in gear…Daytona testing next.

Photo: Some rights reserved by The U.S. Army TOLEDO, Ohio (Jan. 2, 2017) – When the clock struck 2017, Thomas “Moose” Praytor set aside his holiday cheer and got back in gear. Actually the Mobile, Alabama ARCA driver never really got out of gear. He can’t…the open test at Daytona is less than two weeks away. “It’s crunch time for Daytona,” said Praytor, coming off a career-best fifth in ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards championship standings. While he wasn’t 100 percent sure, Praytor, and whatever volunteer help he can find in the off-season, are doing everything they can to prepare for … Continue reading

What’s Next For Formula E 2016-17 Season

What’s Next For Formula E 2016-17 Season

Photo: Some rights reserved by Dave Hamster The 2016–17 FIA Formula E season is the third and current season of the FIA Formula E championship beginning on 9 October 2016 in Hong Kong. Sebastien Buemi is the defending drivers champion and Renault e.dams is the defending teams champion. Teams and drivers Team Manufacturer Powertrain No. Drivers Rounds DS Virgin Racing Spark-Citroën Virgin DSV-02 2 Sam Bird 1–2 37 José María López 1–2 NextEV NIO Spark-NEXTEV NEXTEV TCR Formula 002 3 Nelson Piquet Jr. 1–2 88 Oliver Turvey 1–2 Venturi Formula E Team Spark-Venturi Venturi VM200-FE-02 4 Stephane Sarrazin 1–2 … Continue reading

IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship 2017 Schedule

IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship 2017 Schedule

Photo: Some rights reserved by Dave Hamster Racing has always been a part of VR-12 and now more than ever. Update your calendars so that you don’t miss your favorite racing events in 2017. 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Schedule Date                 Event (Duration) / Venue                                                          Classes / Duration Jan. 26-29 Rolex 24 At Daytona Daytona International Speedway – Daytona Beach, FL P/PC/GTLM/GTD 24 Hours March 15-18 Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida Sebring International Raceway – Sebring, FL P/PC/GTLM/GTD 12 Hours April 7-8 BUBBA burger SpotsCar Grand Prix at Long Beach Long Beach, CA … Continue reading

F1 2017 Calendar

F1 2017 Calendar

Photo: Some rights reserved by BYSER Check out next year’s Formula one calendar so that you’re up to speed on your favorite racing events. FORMULA ONE CALENDAR – 2017 NO# GRAND PRIX VENUE DATE 1 Australian GP  Melbourne 26 March 2017 2 Chinese GP Shanghai 09 April 2017 3 Bahrain GP Sakhir 16 April 2017 4 Russian Grand Prix Sochi 30 April 2017 5 Spanish GP  Barcelona 14 May 2017 6 Monaco GP Monte Carlo 28 May 2017 7 Canadian GP Montreal 11 June 2017 8 Azerbijan Grand Prix Baku 18 June 2017 9 Austrian GP  Spielberg 02 July 2017 10 British GP Silverstone … Continue reading

ARCA 2017 Schedule

ARCA 2017 Schedule

Photo: Some rights reserved by Grant.C The ARCA Racing Series is one of the best in the country. They’ve given us great, exciting moments with some of the best professional drivers in the country. This will certainly continue in 2017 with some great racing events to come. Check out the schedule for the ARCA Racing Series in 2017: From: arcaracing.com