Category Archives: Racing

ARCA: “Showstopper” Sheldon Creed turns “Dominator” at MIS; earns career-first victory.

ARCA: “Showstopper” Sheldon Creed turns “Dominator” at MIS; earns career-first victory.

BROOKLYN, Mich. (June 8 2018) — It wasn’t exactly a barn burner, but for Sheldon Creed, in search of his career-first ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards victory, it must have looked like the “promise land” out the front windshield of his No. 28 United Rentals Toyota. Creed dominated the final two-thirds of the race, taking the lead on lap 37 of the 100-lap show and never let it go. In the end, the Alpine, Calif. driver pulled away from runner-up finisher Riley Herbst to win the 37th running of the ZOMONGO 200 Friday afternoon at Michigan Int’l Speedway. … Continue reading

ARCA: Harrison Burton, in first superspeedway start, wins at Pocono.

ARCA: Harrison Burton, in first superspeedway start, wins at Pocono.

ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards rookie Harrison Burton looked more like a veteran in his career-first superspeedway start, handily winning the General Tire #AnywhereIsPossible 200 Friday afternoon at Pocono Raceway. Continue reading

ARCA: Jones holds off hard charge from Herbst to win thriller at Charlotte.

ARCA: Jones holds off hard charge from Herbst to win thriller at Charlotte.

CONCORD, N.C. (May 24, 2018) — Brandon Jones held off a late-race, spirited charge from Riley Herbst to win the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards General Tire 150 Thursday night under the lights at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Jones, in the No. 12 Mobil 1-TRD Toyota, had a 10-length lead inside of five laps to go when Herbst chopped it down to nothing coming to the white flag. Herbst got to the back bumper of Jones on the last lap but couldn’t find a way around the eventual winner. Jones was able to use a lapped car to put … Continue reading

What is the VR-12 Racing Coolant the most advanced OTA (Organic Acid Technology) additive.

What is the VR-12 Racing Coolant the most advanced OTA (Organic Acid Technology) additive.

VR12 Racing Coolant is a Non-Glycol racing coolant, thus making it safe and approved to be used in all racing tracks and classes. Continue reading

ARCA: Zane Smith out-duels teammate Chase Purdy to win Menards 200 at Toledo

ARCA: Zane Smith out-duels teammate Chase Purdy to win Menards 200 at Toledo

TOLEDO, Ohio (May 20, 2018) — Zane Smith, with a bold three-wide maneuver in lapped traffic, passed his MDM Motorsports teammate Chase Purdy with nine laps remaining, then sped away to win the Menards 200 presented by Federated Car Care Sunday afternoon at Toledo Speedway. Continue reading

ARCA: In closest ARCA finish in history, Zane Smith takes Talladega

ARCA: In closest ARCA finish in history, Zane Smith takes Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. (April 27, 2018) — It was the closest margin of victory in ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards history. In fact, it was so close that the transponders that measure such things were tied at 0.00 seconds. But after going back to the start-finish camera, it was determined that Zane Smith out-dragged rookie Joe Graf, Jr. to the finish line in a good old-fashioned photo finish to win the wild General Tire 200 Friday afternoon at Talladega Superspeedway. Smith, in the No. 41 LaPaz Margarita Mix Toyota, survived two overtimes and a grinding door-to-door sprint to the … Continue reading

ARCA: Thriller at Salem…Eckes holds off Smith for first ARCA win

ARCA: Thriller at Salem…Eckes holds off Smith for first ARCA win

SALEM, Ind. (April 22, 2018) — It was one for the ages, especially for Middletown, N.Y.’s Christian Eckes who held off a hungry pack over the final 50 laps to earn his career-first ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards victory Sunday afternoon at Salem Speedway. Continue reading

Racing Car’s Cooling System

Racing Car’s Cooling System

With a 400 HP engine and two 120KW motors, the ZEOD RC generates a good amount of heat. How does the ZEOD RC cooling system work? The ZEOD RC uses two cooling systems, both of which have cooling for both the ICE and electric systems. A single radiator on this vehicle cools the electric motors, controllers, the engine, the engine oil, and the transmission oil! The ZEOD RC is an electric racecar designed to make the first all electric lap at the 24 Hours of Le Mans race in June, 2014. The ZEOD RC (Zero Emission On Demand Racing … Continue reading

ARCA: Self survives Daytona; wins wild Lucas Oil 200

ARCA: Self survives Daytona; wins wild Lucas Oil 200

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 10, 2018) — Like he was shot out of a cannon, Salt Lake City, Utah’s Michael Self, on the last lap, jumped out to a 10-length advantage in overtime to win the wild ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards Lucas Oil 200 Driven by General Tire Saturday night at Daytona Int’l Speedway. Continue reading

ARCA: 2018 schedule; Charlotte, Gateway, Berlin return

ARCA: 2018 schedule; Charlotte, Gateway, Berlin return

The 66th consecutive season for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards is now in place, as Series officials have released the 2018 schedule to include 20 race-dates across 13 states. Continue reading