Longtime ARCA Official Bob "Hebie" Hebestreit passes

Longtime ARCA Official Bob "Hebie" Hebestreit passes

Bob “Hebie” Hebestreit, long time ARCA Official at Flat Rock and Toledo Speedways and on the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards tour, died Friday Nov. 6. 

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Teenagers ready to tackle Mobile short track; 'Young Guns' on the way

Teenagers ready to tackle Mobile short track; 'Young Guns' on the way

(TOLEDO, Ohio – March 12, 2014) – The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards is headed to Mobile, Ala. for its first short-track race of the 20-race 2014 season. Going from the 2.5-mile superspeedway of Daytona to the half-mile of Mobile International Speedway will mean the first race of the season for several of ARCA’s ‘young guns.’

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Smith, No. 41 Team Penalized After Salem

Smith, No. 41 Team Penalized After Salem

ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards driver Zane Smith (No. 41 LaPaz Margarita Mix/ICON Vehicle Dynamics Toyota) and team owner Doug Fuller have been penalized as a result of Smith's actions while driving in Saturday's...
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Let's make a deal; Stewart visits Nemire for special handshake

Let's make a deal; Stewart visits Nemire for special handshake

TOLEDO, Ohio (May 2, 2017) -- I'm not sure if you can uncover more emotion from a human life in one afternoon, but the Nemire racing family got just about as close as you can get. Longtime ARCA/USAC competitor, winner,...
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From adversity to adventure, 71 and not quite done

From adversity to adventure, 71 and not quite done

(TOLEDO, Ohio – February 2, 2015) – In 2001, an accredited doctor looked Tom Berte in the eyes and told him he had six months to live. As it was explained, he had a serious and aggressive throat cancer with no way out.

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Andy Seuss Leads Final Daytona Practice; General Tire Pole Qualifying Up Next at 3:30 pm ET

Andy Seuss Leads Final Daytona Practice; General Tire Pole Qualifying Up Next at 3:30 pm ET

Andy Seuss (No. 02 Robert B. Our Company Chevrolet) led Friday's final practice for the Lucas Oil 200 driven by General Tire for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards at Daytona International Speedway. Seuss's fast lap...
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More Post-Springfield Notes and Quotes

More Post-Springfield Notes and Quotes

Country music superstar Brantley Gilbert was the closing act of the 2018 Illinois State Fair, and took to the stage at 7 pm CT shortly after the conclusion of the Allen Crowe 100. Gilbert is known to be a big fan of stock...
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FAST FACTS: Allen Crowe 100

FAST FACTS: Allen Crowe 100

FAST FACTS: Allen Crowe 100 WHAT: Allen Crowe 100
SANCTION: ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards
WHERE: Springfield Mile, Illinois State Fair
TRACK LENGTH: 1 mile
RACE LENGTH: 100 laps/100 miles
WHEN: 2:30...
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Holmes Returns at Iowa with Schrader

Holmes Returns at Iowa with Schrader

After taking off for a week and missing the SCOTT 150 at Chicagoland Speedway, Bret Holmes will make his return to the driver's seat for this weekend's Fans with Benefits 150 at Iowa Speedway. But instead of the familiar blue...
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Smith meets 300th career milestone marker at Daytona

Smith meets 300th career milestone marker at Daytona

SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Mich. (Jan. 31, 2018) -- It's been 30 years in the making; yet through perseverance, determination, hard work and a gazillion other admirable attributes, Shelby Township, Michigan's Brad Smith has reached a...
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ARCA Racing Series composite body makes superspeedway debut at Daytona

ARCA Racing Series composite body makes superspeedway debut at Daytona

(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – January 17, 2015) – The new ARCA Racing Series composite body took its first laps on a superspeedway Friday afternoon at Daytona Int’l Speedway during the ARCA-sanctioned open test, all part of a process leading toward eligibility of the body on tracks over a mile in length.

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Friday activity canceled; Saturday’s ARCA Mobile 200 lineup set by points

Friday activity canceled; Saturday’s ARCA Mobile 200 lineup set by points

(MOBILE, Ala. – March 13, 2015) – The starting lineup for Saturday’s ARCA Mobile 200 will be set by 2014 owner points as qualifying has been canceled due to a steady rain at Mobile International Speedway. The persistent rain...
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Theriault edges Eckes in Elko thrill show; wins Shore Lunch 250

Theriault edges Eckes in Elko thrill show; wins Shore Lunch 250

ELKO, Minn. (June 3, 2017) -- With cars wrecking every which way in his mirror, Austin Theriault edged Christian Eckes by about two feet at the final stripe to win the wild Shore Lunch 250 Saturday night at Elko Speedway....
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Three cheers for Chargin' Charlie Glotzbach

Three cheers for Chargin' Charlie Glotzbach

(TOLEDO, Ohio – January 15, 2015) – He was pals with Dale Earnhardt, Sr., drove for industry icons Cotton Owens, Junior Johnson and Richard Childress Racing, twice finished second in the Daytona 500, won NASCAR Sprint Cup and ARCA races, and when they introduce the “old-timers” at Salem Speedway, he still gets the loudest cheers.

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Congrats to the Hesserts! Tom IV in the house

Congrats to the Hesserts! Tom IV in the house

(TOLEDO, Ohio - July 5, 2015) - The July 4th holiday weekend will always be extra special for Tom and Meghan Hessert, who are now proud parents of a healthy baby boy, born at 11:21 a.m. Eastern time Sunday, July 5.

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Thanks for the plug Kez; yay or nay on KY thrillometer?

Thanks for the plug Kez; yay or nay on KY thrillometer?

TOLEDO, Ohio (Sept. 25, 2017) -- As it always does, the Chat Board at arcaracing.com lit up Friday night under the lights during the Crosley Brands 150 at Kentucky Speedway. While many cheered the four-wide race for the lead...
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Enfinger wins Southern Illinois 100 at DuQuoin; closes gap in championship chase; clinches Bill France Four Crown

Enfinger wins Southern Illinois 100 at DuQuoin; closes gap in championship chase; clinches Bill France Four Crown

(DuQUOIN, Ill. – September 1, 2014) – Grant Enfinger claims he’s not a dirt track racer, but he could have fooled everyone Monday.

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ARCA champ Bob Brevak king of the clay in 1990

ARCA champ Bob Brevak king of the clay in 1990

(TOLEDO, Ohio – August 20, 2015) – Back in the day, if you wanted to have a good ARCA finish, it helped if your name was Bob.

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Three-time Salem winner Andy Hampton still on the go

Three-time Salem winner Andy Hampton still on the go

(TOLEDO, Ohio – April 23, 2015) – Andy Hampton ranks 11th on the all time ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards win list with 20 career victories, three of which came at Salem Speedway.

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Speer all smiles for ARCA return in Daytona testing

Speer all smiles for ARCA return in Daytona testing

(MOORESVILLE, N.C. – January 14, 2016) – Woodstock, Georgia’s Tyler Speer will join the Lira Motorsports line-up of drivers set to hit the track at the annual ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards open test at Daytona Int’l Speedway this weekend, January 15-16. 

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