Official, racer, innovator, engine builder Earl Bonner still soaring at 77

Official, racer, innovator, engine builder Earl Bonner still soaring at 77

TOLEDO, Ohio (Nov. 7, 2017) -- In 1972, Don McClean's blockbuster hit "American Pie" soared to number one on the charts; President Richard Nixon was trying to manage the Vietnam War; "All in the Family" was the number one...
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ARCA winner Jack Shanklin, 86, recalls infamous Daytona wreck

ARCA winner Jack Shanklin, 86, recalls infamous Daytona wreck

TOLEDO, Ohio (January 28, 2016) – There wasn’t much left of Jack Shanklin’s ’67 Dodge Charger after he barrel-rolled and flipped end-for-end through the corner at Daytona Int’l Speedway during the ARCA 300 in 1969.

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Reed takes Lira Motorsports to victory lane at Chicagoland

Reed takes Lira Motorsports to victory lane at Chicagoland

(JOLIET, Ill. – June 20, 2015) – Ryan Reed refused to let a mishap earlier in the day affect his race Saturday as he recovered from a spin during qualifying to win the SCOTT 150 at Chicagoland Speedway. He started near the...
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It's 'Miller Time'...longtime ARCA official still going strong

It's 'Miller Time'...longtime ARCA official still going strong

(TOLEDO, Ohio – February 9, 2015) – If you’ve ever called the ARCA home office for any reason at all, chances are you’ve spoken a time to two to ARCA’s Manager of Member Services Sherry Miller. 

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All new and improved ARCAracing.com on the way

All new and improved ARCAracing.com on the way

(TOLEDO, Ohio – March 10, 2014) – An all new and improved ARCAracing.com is on the way, officials from the Automobile Racing Club of America announced today.

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2016 champion car owner uncovers family secrets, talks heritage and more...

2016 champion car owner uncovers family secrets, talks heritage and more...

TOLEDO, Ohio (Nov. 1, 2016) - His father was on the front cover of Time Magazine in 1954 as one of the most renowned American sports car racers of his era. As heirs to Procter & Gamble and a division of Standard Oil,...
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Engineer, father of 3, Canadian?...Nicolopoulos "livin' the dream"

Engineer, father of 3, Canadian?...Nicolopoulos "livin' the dream"

TOLEDO, Ohio (Nov. 28, 2017) -- For two consecutive years,  Con Nicolopoulos has finished just outside the top-10 ARCA national championship driver standings, coming home 11th in 2016 and '17. Not bad for a full-time...
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Empire Racing's Corr, Staropoli top overall speed charts at Daytona

Empire Racing's Corr, Staropoli top overall speed charts at Daytona

(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – December 20, 2014) – If the annual ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards open test at Daytona Int’l Speedway is an indicator of which teams will be top contenders in the 52nd running of the Lucas Oil 200 in February, then Empire Racing is in a really good place.

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From Michigan to Minnesota, ARCA haulers on the march to Elko; Drivers Dake, Ford full-ahead

From Michigan to Minnesota, ARCA haulers on the march to Elko; Drivers Dake, Ford full-ahead

(TOLEDO, Ohio – June 18, 2014) - It’s a long ride to Elko New Market, Minnesota from the ARCA home office in Temperance, Michigan, but that’s ok for ARCA hauler drivers Jim Dake (left) and Chris Ford (right) who do what they love, and love what they do.

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Sarah Cornett-Ching continues to live the dream

Sarah Cornett-Ching continues to live the dream

(DENVER, N.C. – October 15, 2015) – One year ago, a commercial welder in Canada had a dream to race professionally. She scraped, saved, and sacrificed daily in order to have enough money simply to race a single event at...
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Memories of Races Past - by Brad Keselowski

Memories of Races Past - by Brad Keselowski

The following is reprinted with permission from Brad Keselowski. Read the original here. Memories of Races Past By Brad Keselowski Not that long ago, I came across this incredible article about a thief who made more than a...
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ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards to Headline Huge Night of Racing at Berlin

ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards to Headline Huge Night of Racing at Berlin

Mother Nature may have scuttled the Primera Plastics 200 on its original date back in July, but the rescheduled date on Saturday August 25 will give race fans one of the biggest nights of racing in Berlin Raceway's storied...
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Rookie Brandon Grosso teams with KSR for full '18 season

Rookie Brandon Grosso teams with KSR for full '18 season

CONCORD, N.C. (Jan. 10, 2018) -- Rising young star Brandon Grosso is teaming up with Ken Schrader Racing (KSR) for the full 2018 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards season, beginning at Daytona Int'l Speedway. Grosso will...
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Basham swinging clubs for the home team; Kansas 150 prep next up

Basham swinging clubs for the home team; Kansas 150 prep next up

TOLEDO, Ohio (Oct. 9, 2017) -- After weeks and weeks of busting up and down the ARCA trail, it's nice to get a pause in the action. It certainly is for Mike Basham, who on this past weekend, helped out the local Henryville,...
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Role reversal for Williams at DuQuoin; Lira to drive 6 car

Role reversal for Williams at DuQuoin; Lira to drive 6 car

DuQUOIN, Ill. (Sept. 2, 2016) - The role will be reversed for Josh Williams when the team unloads the No. 6 Musselman's-MOMO Ford Fusion this Sunday for the 63rd running of the General Tire GRABBER 100 at the DuQuoin State...
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Rookie Cornett-Ching, veteran Hessert among 11 testers at Mobile

Rookie Cornett-Ching, veteran Hessert among 11 testers at Mobile

(TOLEDO, Ohio – March 7, 2015) – ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards veteran Tom Hessert and SCOTT Rookie contender Sarah Cornett-Ching were among 11 drivers who tested Saturday afternoon at Mobile Int’l Speedway in preparation for next Saturday’s (March 14) ARCA Mobile 200, the fourth annual at the historic southern Alabama half-mile short track.

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"Off-season" over, Moose man back in gear...Daytona testing next

"Off-season" over, Moose man back in gear...Daytona testing next

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...
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Roulo Bros go "Green" at Nashville

Roulo Bros go "Green" at Nashville

TOLEDO, Ohio (Feb. 25, 2016) – Roulo Brothers Racing goes way back with the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards tour…back to the mid-1980s when they first showed up on the scene.

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Trevor Bayne takes 60th ARCA race at Pocono Raceway

Trevor Bayne takes 60th ARCA race at Pocono Raceway

(LONG POND, Pa. – June 6, 2015) – Trevor Bayne joined an elite list of ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards drivers to win a pole and race in their first career start Saturday, winning both in conquering the Pocono ARCA...
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ARCA champ Chase Briscoe giving back in Nashville testing

ARCA champ Chase Briscoe giving back in Nashville testing

NASHVILLE (March 30, 2018) -- The news just keeps getting better for 2016 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards national champion Chase Briscoe. After announcing that he was adding 5 NASCAR Xfinity Series races with...
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