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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NASCAR lays out competition framework for ARCA Racing Series, K&N Pro Series in 2020

NASCAR lays out competition framework for ARCA Racing Series, K&N Pro Series in 2020

By Chase Wilhelm, NASCAR.com

DOVER, Del. -- Following the purchase of the ARCA Racing Series earlier this year, NASCAR and ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards have developed the initial competition framework that...
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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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"Don't touch that dial"...Championship hardware includes TV for Katona in '67

"Don't touch that dial"...Championship hardware includes TV for Katona in '67

TOLEDO, Ohio (Dec. 6, 2017) -- In 1967, Iggy Katona's championship hardware included a brand new television to go along with his championship trophy. We don't know what his official prize winnings were that year but MARC/ARCA...
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Confidence Building for Natalie Decker; ARCA Start at Gateway Next

Confidence Building for Natalie Decker; ARCA Start at Gateway Next

Concord, North Carolina (June 20, 2018) – Rookie Natalie Decker will make her tenth ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards start of season with Venturini Motorsports Friday, June 22 in the PapaNicholas Coffee 150 at Gateway...
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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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ARCA Weekend Roundup: July 30, 2018

ARCA Weekend Roundup: July 30, 2018

The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards was in action at the Pocono Raceway with ModSpace 150. The 60-lap race was cut short by 27 laps due to rain with Zane Smith scoring his fourth win of the season in the MDM...
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Gateway Test Day News and Notes...

Gateway Test Day News and Notes...

News and Notes from Test Day at Gateway... -The weather forecast for tomorrow's PapaNicholas 150 looks way better than it did earlier in the week. What was a 100% chance of rain all day on Friday earlier in the week is now,...
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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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Smith Extends Sioux Chief Short Track Challenge Points Lead

Smith Extends Sioux Chief Short Track Challenge Points Lead

With his second-place finish in the Herr's Potato Chips 200 at Madison International Speedway, Zane Smith extended his points lead in the Sioux Chief Short Track Challenge, a unique short tracks-only...
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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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Creed to Roll from the Pole at Gateway

Creed to Roll from the Pole at Gateway

Sheldon Creed set a new track record to earn the General Tire Pole Award for tonight's PapaNicholas 150 at Gateway Motorsports Park. After rain shortened the first session of the day and threatened the second session of the...
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ARCA Summer Tour Surpasses 7,500 Miles to Iowa; 4,300 To Go To Pocono

ARCA Summer Tour Surpasses 7,500 Miles to Iowa; 4,300 To Go To Pocono

Toledo, Ohio (July 5, 2018) – The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards races 20 times throughout the 2018 season, which is the norm for the Toledo, Ohio-based sanctioning body. But unlike seasons past, 11 of those 20 races...
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Michael Self Rebounds from Daytona Disappointment with Five Flags Checkered Flag

Michael Self Rebounds from Daytona Disappointment with Five Flags Checkered Flag

After a short night in the season opener at Daytona, Michael Self (No. 25 Sinclair Lubricants Toyota) rebounded in the second race of the ARCA Menards Series season with a dominant win in the ARCA Pensacola 200 presented by...
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Entries grow for Daytona testing Friday & Saturday

Entries grow for Daytona testing Friday & Saturday

(TOLEDO, Ohio – December 16, 2014) – Hard to believe it’s already time to go, but that’s the case with this weekend’s ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards open test at Daytona Int’l Speedway next on the agenda.

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2nd practice session in Mobile

2nd practice session in Mobile

(MOBILE, Ala. - March 21, 2014) -- The second and final practice session for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards is about to start and arcaracing.com is working to have its live timing and scoring feed fixed

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Dean Strikes Gold at Elko

Dean Strikes Gold at Elko

Gus Dean used a unique - if risky - pit strategy and had help from some well-timed caution flags to score his first ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards victory of 2018 in the Sioux Chief PowerPEX 250 at Elko...
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