Michael Self, No. 25 Sinclair Lubricants Toyota Preview: Salem

Michael Self, No. 25 Sinclair Lubricants Toyota Preview: Salem

Current ARCA Menards Series Points leader Michael Self (No.25 Sinclair Oil Toyota) returns to the ultra-fast, gritty half-mile at Salem Speedway to defend his springtime race victory in Saturday night’s Kentuckiana Ford...
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Ed Pompa and Andy Hillenburg Honor Ol' DW with Salem Throwback

Ed Pompa and Andy Hillenburg Honor Ol' DW with Salem Throwback

Team owner Andy Hillenburg, the 1995 ARCA Menards Series national champion, and driver Ed Pompa (No. 11 Milwaukee Crusher/Double H Ranch No. 11 Toyota) have released their throwback scheme for Saturday night's Kentuckiana...
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Sam Mayer, No. 21 Chevy Accessories Chevrolet Preview: Salem

Sam Mayer, No. 21 Chevy Accessories Chevrolet Preview: Salem

Salem Speedway Stats
This will be Mayer's second start at Salem in the ARCA Series. He finished second in the rain-shortened race in April. 2019 ARCA Season Stats
6 starts, 5 top-five, 5 top-10 finishes, 26 laps...
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Michel Self Looks for Two-in-a-Row at Salem Speedway

Michel Self Looks for Two-in-a-Row at Salem Speedway

April showers bring May flowers. April showers also brought Michael Self (No. 25 Sinclair Lubricants Toyota) a victory lane celebration as he was the beneficiary of a cloudburst just one lap past halfway in the ARCA Menards...
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CGS Imaging Four Crown Championship to be Decided at Salem

CGS Imaging Four Crown Championship to be Decided at Salem

The Kentuckiana Ford Dealers Fall Classic 200 at Salem Speedway, set for Saturday night at 7 pm ET, is the eighteenth of twenty races on the ARCA Menards Series schedule. With three races remaining in the season, it is...
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Christian Eckes, No. 15 JBL Audio Toyota Preview: Salem

Christian Eckes, No. 15 JBL Audio Toyota Preview: Salem

ARCA Menards Series championship contender Christian Eckes (No.15 JBL Audio Toyota) will return to Salem Speedway for the first time since sitting out of ARCA’s spring event after being hospitalized with food...
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Colby Howard, No. 32 Project HOPE/YurPal.com Chevrolet Preview: Salem

Colby Howard, No. 32 Project HOPE/YurPal.com Chevrolet Preview: Salem

This Saturday, Simpsonville, South Carolina’s Colby Howard will make his return to the ARCA Menards Series at Salem Speedway. In just three career ARCA starts, Howard has earned three Top 10 finishes, with an average finish...
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Herr Foods to Sponsor ARCA Menards Series Race at Lucas Oil Raceway

Herr Foods to Sponsor ARCA Menards Series Race at Lucas Oil Raceway

Herr’s® to sponsor ARCA Menards Series event at Lucas Oil Raceway Herr Foods, Track Enterprises and the Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA) announced today that Herr’s will sponsor the ARCA Menards Series fall visit to...
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Christian Eckes Looking for Another Salem Win to Jump Start ARCA Menards Series Championship Chase

Christian Eckes Looking for Another Salem Win to Jump Start ARCA Menards Series Championship Chase

The ARCA Menards Series returns to Salem Speedway for the 106th time in its 67-year history – and for the second time in 2019 – in Saturday night’s Kentuckiana Ford Dealers 200. Series championship contender Christian Eckes...
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Venturini Motorsports: Teammates Self and Eckes Zero In on ARCA Championship Dreams

Venturini Motorsports: Teammates Self and Eckes Zero In on ARCA Championship Dreams

Combining for seven of Venturini Motorsports’ (VMS) 12 ARCA Menards Series victories so far in 2019, teammates Michael Self (No. 25 Sinclair Oil Toyota) and Christian Eckes (No. 15 JBL Audio Toyota) enter the final three...
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ARCA Menards Series Points Battle Officially "On Fire" Headed to Salem

ARCA Menards Series Points Battle Officially "On Fire" Headed to Salem

The battle for the ARCA Menards Series championship has been heating up throughout the summer. With Michael Self (No. 25 Sinclair Lubricants Toyota) holding the lead over his Venturini Motorsports teammate Christian Eckes...
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PHOTOS: A Look Back at Some of the Best Salem Throwback Schemes

PHOTOS: A Look Back at Some of the Best Salem Throwback Schemes

In 2016, Salem Speedway celebrated a major milestone. It became the first race track to host its 100th ARCA Menards Series race that September. With the success of the annual NASCAR throwback weekend at Darlington Raceway...
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ARCA to Honor Best Throwback Scheme at Salem with Trophy Honoring First ARCA Salem Winner Jack Harrison

ARCA to Honor Best Throwback Scheme at Salem with Trophy Honoring First ARCA Salem Winner Jack Harrison

With the turn of the calendar from August to September, the attention of the teams in the ARCA Menards Series turns from the dirt of the Illinois state fair circuit to the high banks of Indiana's Salem Speedway. The...
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DuQuoin Wrap Up - Stockers, Champ Cars, and Modifieds

DuQuoin Wrap Up - Stockers, Champ Cars, and Modifieds

DuQuoin, IL-(September 3, 2019)-The 2019 DuQuoin State Fair is now in the history books and the traditional Labor Day auto racing weekend reached some historical milestones.  Here is a brief look back at the accomplishments...
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Eckes Takes Charge of Special Awards at DuQuoin

Eckes Takes Charge of Special Awards at DuQuoin

Christian Eckes (No. 15 JBL Audio Toyota) might claim he’s no dirt ace, but his performance this weekend at DuQuoin suggests otherwise. Eckes picked up his second career ARCA Menards Series win on the dirt and his first at...
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Venturini Motorsports Releases Throwback Schemes for Kentuckiana Ford Dealers Fall Classic 200 at Salem

Venturini Motorsports Releases Throwback Schemes for Kentuckiana Ford Dealers Fall Classic 200 at Salem

Following NASCAR’s fan favorite throwback weekend at Darlington Raceway, which was highlighted by former Venturini Motorsports (VMS) Toyota driver Erik Jones winning his second career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory,...
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Southern Illinois 100 Post-race Notes

Southern Illinois 100 Post-race Notes

Erik Jones earned his first, and to date only, ARCA Menards Series win at Berlin Raceway when he was just 17 years of age. On Sunday - actually, early Monday morning - Jones scored his second career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup...
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Salem Speedway's 106th ARCA Menards Series Race to Feature Several Throwback Paint Schemes

Salem Speedway's 106th ARCA Menards Series Race to Feature Several Throwback Paint Schemes

With the annual two-race dirt track swing through Illinois now in the books, the ARCA Menards Series now turns its focus to a pair of Indiana short tracks, Salem Speedway in southern Indiana and Lucas Oil Raceway in suburban...
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Christian Eckes Wins Third of 2019 in Southern Illinois 100 at DuQuoin

Christian Eckes Wins Third of 2019 in Southern Illinois 100 at DuQuoin

Christian Eckes (No. 15 JBL Audio/Illinois Truck & Equipment Toyota) scored his third ARCA Menards Series victory of the season with a dominant performance in the Southern Illinois 100 on the Magic Mile at the DuQuoin...
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Ken Schrader Becomes Oldest Pole Winner in ARCA History with General Tire Pole Award for Southern Illinois 100 at DuQuoin

Ken Schrader Becomes Oldest Pole Winner in ARCA History with General Tire Pole Award for Southern Illinois 100 at DuQuoin

Three-time DuQuoin winner Ken Schrader (No. 52 Federated Auto Parts Toyota) became the oldest pole winner in the history of the ARCA Menards Series with his 22nd career General Tire Pole Award in qualifying for this evening's...
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