Category Archives: Racing

ARCA: Burton wins Menards 200 at Toledo

ARCA: Burton wins Menards 200 at Toledo

TOLEDO, Ohio (May 21, 2017) — It took him most of the afternoon to get there, but once Harrison Burton cleared Dalton Sargeant for the lead with eight laps to go, the Huntersville, North Carolina driver set sail for victory lane, winning the 76th running of the Menards 200 presented by Federated Car Care Sunday afternoon at Toledo Speedway. Burton, in the No. 28 Dex Imaging Toyota, worked hard for the victory, coming from the back to the front just in time to track down the leader in the closing laps. “This No. 28 Dex Imaging Camry was on … Continue reading

ARCA: Haley wins at Talladega.

ARCA: Haley wins at Talladega.

Justin Haley’s first trip to Talladega Superspeedway turned out to be one for the ages. Haley, in his first-ever plate-track start, went from the back to the front in the No. 28 MDM Motorsports Toyota to win the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards General Tire 200 Saturday afternoon. Continue reading

ARCA: Sarg in charge at Salem; wins Kentuckiana Ford Dealers 200

ARCA: Sarg in charge at Salem; wins Kentuckiana Ford Dealers 200

SALEM, Ind. (April 30, 2017) — Boca Raton, Florida’s Dalton Sargeant settled into his own zip code Sunday afternoon at Salem Speedway, and put a major-league whooping on the field to win the Kentuckiana Ford Dealers ARCA 200. Sargeant, who was himself a lap down at one point, got four fresh General Tires under caution late in the going and checked out from there to earn his second career ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards victory. In the end, Sargeant, in the No. 77 Big Tine Ford, was the only driver to complete all 200 laps. “The biggest thing … Continue reading

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