First 10 Entries in for Nashville; Let the Music Begin.....

First 10 Entries in for Nashville; Let the Music Begin.....

TOLEDO OH (3-11-06) – Entries are beginning to trickle in for the next event on the ARCA RE/MAX Series schedule – the April 15th PFG Lester 150 from Nashville Superspeedway. The race is LIVE on SPEED at 1:30 pm ET. 

Typical of the series’ diversity, the first 10 drivers come from seven states. From Lawrenceville, Georgia’s David Odell (above right) to Wilbraham, Massachusetts’ Erin Crocker, an ARCA RE/MAX Series entry list at Nashville is always full of flavor and fan favorites.  ...
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Kimmel Earns 40th Career Pork Pole

Kimmel Earns 40th Career Pork Pole

Becomes All-Time Series Superspeedway Pole Winner
LONG POND PA (7-21-06) - Seven-time ARCA RE/MAX Series champion Frank Kimmel earned his 40th career Pork Pole Award Friday afternoon at Pocono Raceway. It was also his 19th career superspeedway Pork Pole thereby becoming the all-time series superspeedway pole winner, breaking the tie he and Tim Steele held. 

Kimmel posted a speed of 165.004 mph around the Pocono Raceway triangle, his second Pork Pole Award of 2006.  

“We just didn’t really have a good qualifying run during practice so our practice speed didn’t necessarily reflect our qualifying abilities,” said Kimmel....
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Shermanator Shines at MIS; Earns Pork Pole Award...

Shermanator Shines at MIS; Earns Pork Pole Award...

BROOKLYN MI (8-17-06) - Brent Sherman posted the quickest lap around Michigan Int’l Speedway Thursday afternoon, earning his second career Pork Pole award in the ARCA RE/MAX Series with a speed of 184.601 mph. As a result, Sherman will start on the pole for Friday’s Hantz Group 200 in his No. 04 Serta Mattress Ford. 

Sherman was especially complimentary towards his crew during Pork Pole award ceremonies. 

“I have all the same guys I had two years ago,” said Sherman, who returned to the ARCA RE/MAX Series this year after competing in the NASCAR Busch Series and NASCAR Nextel Cup Series in 2005 and for much of 2006. ...
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Iowa Test Results; Wallace, Bjorklund Quickest

NEWTON IA (9-29-06) – Rusty Wallace and leading ARCA RE/MAX Series Rookie of the Year contender Blake Bjorklund unofficially posted the quickest speeds overall in the test at Iowa Speedway Friday. The veteran and the rookie tied for the top spot on the speed charts circling the 7/8ths-mile oval in 23.560 seconds, an average speed of 133.701 mph. ...
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Veteran crew chief Brad Parrott signs with Mason Mitchell Motorsports

Veteran crew chief Brad Parrott signs with Mason Mitchell Motorsports

(MOORESVILLE, N.C. – January 14, 2014) – Veteran NASCAR crew chief Brad Parrott has signed with Mason Mitchell Motorsports (MMM) to be the crew chief of driver Mason Mitchell (above) and the No. 98 Ford Fusion for the 2014 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards season.

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FLAT ROCK SPEEDWAY MORAN CHEVROLET STAN YEE MEMORIAL BULLETIN July 18, 2013

Late Models:  Send in your entries!  Parking will be tight.  You can download the entry from the website.  It is located under forms. *If you had a paid entry from June 22, we have transferred that to July 27--which means most of you are not entered!  It is very important we let the fans know who is racing!

Friday, July 26 Practice Night:  There is an open practice for any type of race car Friday night, July 26.  Pits open at 4, practice is from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Rigs may be left in overnight.—lock your trailers when you leave! 

DTS DRIVE TRAIN SPECIALISTS will provide a free dinner for all Friday night pit pass purchasers!  Dinner will be served from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the pit area.  We will have picnic tables set up.  At 9 p.m., practice will end and Bud and Bud Light tall boys will be available for $2 each.  We are still working on some other things.  Dinner will consist of pulled pork sandwiches, baked beans, fresh corn on the cob and watermelon.  Our thanks to DTS and to Archie Padgett for the food prep!

PIT PASSES:  1 or 2-day pit passes will be available

Friday practice only is $10 per person.

All Late Model team members:  $30 Saturday or 2-day is $40. 

Figure 8 and Street Stocks teams:  $20 member Saturday, 2 day is $30.

$30 non-member Saturday or $40 2-day.

Saturday, July 27:  Pits open at 1:30, practice at 3, time trials at 5, racing at 7.  Figure 8’s and Street Stocks—features only.

Late Model format determined by number of cars.  You will practice, qualify, run last-chance race(s) if necessary and 150 lap feature, with pitting in the infield.  There will be 1 provisional starting spot for top 20 in Gold Cup points, then 2 provisionals for top 20 in Flat Rock points that do not make the field through qualifying. 

Moran Chevrolet is the sponsor of the event; Diamond Racing Products has posted $333 for fast time for the 150.  We are in the process of selling lap money at $5 per lap for the 150 lap event.

Questions:  Call Scott at 419-727-1100.  Late Models—SEND IN YOUR ENTRIES!  We will begin to post the entry list this Friday, July 19.

 

 

 

 

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ARCA's Bobby Watson inducted into Kentucky Motorsports Hall of Fame in Owensboro

ARCA's Bobby Watson inducted into Kentucky Motorsports Hall of Fame in Owensboro

(OWENSBORO, Ky. - October 28, 2013) - ARCA Racing Series winner Bobby Watson was inducted into the Kentucky Motorsports Hall of Fame Saturday night at the Owensboro Museum of Science and History's Speedzuem in Owensboro, Kentucky.

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Ken Schrader Racing and Federated Auto Parts to go full-time for 2014 ARCA Racing Series

Ken Schrader Racing and Federated Auto Parts to go full-time for 2014 ARCA Racing Series

(CONCORD, N.C. – December 19, 2013) – Ken Schrader Racing, Inc. announced today it will field a full-time team in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards in 2014 with veteran driver Ken Schrader sharing the driving duties with Matt Tifft and Clay Campbell.  Federated Auto Parts will continue its primary sponsorship of KSR for the 15th consecutive year.

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Kimmel moves from ThorSport to Win-Tron for 2014

Kimmel moves from ThorSport to Win-Tron for 2014

(TOLEDO, Ohio - December 18, 2013) - ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards veteran driver Frank Kimmel, who set career driving records in 2013 with his 80th race win and 10th series driving championship, will move from ThorSport Racing to Win-Tron Racing for the 2014 season, where he will drive the Ansell Menards Toyota #44 for the full 20-race season. ...
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Team Owner, Driver Dan Shaver Passes

Team Owner, Driver Dan Shaver Passes

Dan Shaver, 56, ARCA RE/MAX Series driver and team owner, died Tuesday Jan. 2 at his home after a battle with cancer. A lifelong resident of Charlotte, he was a graduate of South Mecklenburg High School, attended Central Piedmont Community College and served in the US Army Reserve.

An exceptionally successful entrepreneur, he left a Texaco distributor in 1979 to start his own petroleum wholesale firm, Carolina Petroleum Distributors....
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Rookie Leicht Fastest in Morning Testing at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH FL (12-16-05) - Rookie Stephen Leicht, in a Ford, posted the quickest speed in ARCA RE/MAX Series testing Friday morning at Daytona Int'l Speedway. Leicht was one of 24 different drivers who posted speed in the morning session. Matt Hagans, Matt McCall, Burney Lamar and Christi Passmore were also among the fastest on the charts....
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Food World 250 Thursday Morning Notes and Quotes

Full Day of Tech on Wednesday: On-Track Activity Begins Today
On Wednesday, ARCA RE/MAX Series officials spent a full day on technical inspections in preparation for this weekend’s Food World 250 ARCA RE/MAX Series event. Talladega and Daytona are the only two events on the ARCA RE/MAX Series schedule that mandates the use of carburetor restrictor plates. 

Thursday marks the first day of on-track activity for the ARCA RE/MAX Series. A practice session is scheduled from 9-11:30 a.m. and Pork Pole Qualifying is slated to begin at 3:30 p.m. A final practice session is scheduled for Friday morning. The Food World 250 starts at 4:30 p.m. Central. The race will be aired on SPEED at 8 p.m. Eastern.

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Frank Kimmel Enduro Nat'ls Coming to Kentucky Speedway

Frank Kimmel Enduro Nat'ls Coming to Kentucky Speedway

SPARTA KY (11-8-06) – Listen up all you Flat Rock Enduro racers, all you Toledo Factory Stock warriors and Street Stock drivers from across America….. wanna race on a first-class superspeedway for big cash? Now’s your chance. ...
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2013 ARCA Racing Series Schedule Announced; Season at 21 Races for First Time Since '09

2013 ARCA Racing Series Schedule Announced; Season at 21 Races for First Time Since '09

(TOLEDO, Ohio - November 21, 2012) - The Automobile Racing Club of America has released its 2013 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards schedule of events, including 21 races spanning from mid-February to early October. ...
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Rookies Miller, Krisiloff, Kinser, East Lead in Talladega Testing

Rookies Miller, Krisiloff, Kinser, East Lead in Talladega Testing

TALLADEGA AL (9-20-05) - Fresh from his Salem victory, rookie Joey Miller's still on the fast-track. The Farmington, Minnesota driver was fastest overall in open testing Tuesday afternoon at Talladega Superspeedway. Miller, in the #9 Eagle Creek Aviation-Country Joe Homes Dodge, posted an unofficial top speed of 184.473 mph around the 2.66-mile superspeedway.

Rookies' Kyle Krisiloff, Burney Lamar, Kraig Kinser, Bobby East and Craig Butts followed. In all, 28 drivers posted speed in preparation for the season finale Food World 300 at Talladega on Saturday afternoon, October 1st.
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Car 54, Where Are You?! 3rd Annual Racers Reunion On The Way...

Car 54, Where Are You?! 3rd Annual Racers Reunion On The Way...

TOLEDO OH (2-24-06) – Well, you don’t have to look far; because car 54 will soon make its grand appearance at Toledo Speedway, as former ARCA short trackers’ Fran Harden, “Wild” Bill Naida and Bob Studt are anxiously preparing to make an appearance at the Toledo Speedway Bar & Grill for the 3rd annual Racer’s Reunion, slated for March 18, 2006 from 12 noon-6pm. Above: Fran Harden, in the early version of the 'cool suit', in car 54 at Toledo Speedway in 1969, the early version of the late model....
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2010 ARCA Championship Awards Banquet

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The 2010 Championship Awards Banquet for the ARCA Racing Series presented by RE/MAX and Menards will be held on Saturday December 4 at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center (NKCC) in Covington, Kentucky just south of Cincinnati, Ohio. 

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Mason Mitchell transitions to team owner

Mason Mitchell transitions to team owner

TOLEDO, Ohio – Jan. 17, 2014 – In less than a year, Mason Mitchell has gone from full-time driver in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards to team owner, shop manager and driver. He’s moved from his home in West Des Moines, Iowa, to Mooresville, N.C. and hired a NASCAR veteran crew chief to help run his new team, Mason Mitchell Motorsports.  It’s been a stressful transition at times, but one he’s excited about. ...
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"And They Walked Away"; Inventor, Racer Bobby Mausgrover Makes History at Daytona in '68

"And They Walked Away"; Inventor, Racer Bobby Mausgrover Makes History at Daytona in '68

(TOLEDO, Ohio - January 3, 2013) - If you're only going to make one ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards start, might as well make it spectacular.

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USAC Standout Wease to make stock car debut at Chicagoland

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Sept. 2, 2005) – USAC National Midget standout Billy Wease will make his stock car racing debut in a Dodge fielded by Penske Racing South in the Sept. 10 SK Hand Tool ARCA RE/MAX Series race at Chicagoland Speedway. 
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