ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards
(TEMPERANCE, Mich. - May 24, 2013) - It's not often a Minnesotan gets to race at his home track in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards, but that'll be the case when the Akona 250 presented by Federated Car Care rolls off the grid Saturday night, June 1 at Elko Speedway.
(5-22-13) - Venturini Motorsports No. 15 crew chief Kevin Reed has been fined $500 and placed on disciplinary probation through December 31, 2013, for violation of ARCA Rulebook Page 7, Section 3, Items 3 and 10 which reference conduct by team members toward ARCA Officials and conduct detrimental to the sport. The penalties result from incidents during qualifying at Toledo Speedway Saturday, May 18.
(CONCORD, N.C. - May 24, 2013) - Fresh off his career best finish of eighth in last weekend's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event at Charlotte Motor Speedway, John Wes Townley will return to the same track Saturday afternoon hoping to better his efforts in the NASCAR Nationwide Series History 300, driving his No.25 Zaxbys - Venturini Motorsports Toyota.
While the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards will take a weekend off, race fans can still find some auto racing to check out over the holiday break:
(TEMPERANCE, Mich. – May 23, 2013) – The ARCA Racing
Series presented by Menards’ annual visit to Chicagoland Speedway will once
again be called the Ansell ActivArmr® 150.
Don't miss Inside ARCA tonight at 7:00 p.m. ET at ARCAracing.com. Special guests include Menards 200 Toledo winner Ken Schrader, championship contender Mason Mingus & car owner Kevin Cywinski, and Port Charlotte, Florida's Josh Williams. Co-hosts Charlie Krall and Tim Clagg will also preview the next event on tour - the Akona 250 at Elko Speedway presented by Federated Car Care coming June 1. http://www.arcaracing.com/radioshow.php
(TEMPERANCE, Mich. – May 22, 2013) – CBS Radio Minneapolis
has become an official media partner for the Akona 250 presented by Federated
Car Care at Elko Speedway June 1. It will be just the second ARCA Racing Series
presented by Menards race at the track.
It's certainly a sad time for the ARCA and Kentuckiana racing community, as one of our own, Jerry Norris, passed away at approximately 1:30 p.m. today.
Jerry, who raced for over 55 years, finished 19th in the season opening Great American Stock race at Salem Speedway Fueled by the Hoosier Lottery on April 28th.
(TEMPERANCE, Michigan – May 21, 2013) – Discount tickets are
now on sale for the Akona 250 presented by Federated Car Care, the second-ever
ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards race at Elko Speedway.
TOLEDO, Ohio (May 21, 2013) -- Frank Kimmel was singing the praises of "the AARP crowd" Sunday on Toledo Speedway's frontstretch after Ken Schrader became the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards' oldest winner, with Kimmel retaining his point lead with a third-place finish in the Menards 200 presented by Federated Car Care.
The latest winner on the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards tour, Ken Schrader, will be the guest on 106.5 The Ticket sports talk show at 5:05 today. Schrader will be on the guest of Drive Time host Mike Miller. Listen live by following this link: http://www.1065theticket.com/
Ken Schrader raced his way back into the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards history books Sunday at Toledo Speedway with his 16th career series victory in his 61st series start. By doing so, Schrader, who led a whopping 163 of 200 laps, surpasses Iggy Katona (winner at Daytona in 1974 at 57) as the oldest winner in series history.
The Menards 200 presented by Federated Car Care from Toledo Speedway re-airs today on SPEED at noon. If you didn't see it yesterday, don't miss the amazing race-long duel between race winner Ken Schrader and Grant Enfinger, and so much more.
(TOLEDO, Ohio – May 19, 2013) – Ken Schrader won the Menards 200 presented by Federated Car Care Sunday afternoon, making him the oldest winner in ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards history.
(TOLEDO, Ohio -- May 19, 2013) -- Clear skies and hot temperatures are greeting fans this morning at Toledo Speedway as the start of the Menards 200 presented by Federated Car Care is getting closer.