• Driver Info

    Christian Eckes has already announced that he'd be running the majority of the 2018 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards schedule in the No. 15 Toyota for Venturini Motorsports. Eckes, who finished 8th in his ARCA debut at Fairgrounds Nashville Speedway in 2016 at the age of 15, finished a career-best 2nd at both Elko Speedway and Winchester Speedway in 2017. Eckes also finished 3rd at Nashville in 2017, 5th at Madison Int'l Speedway (2017) and 6th in his first dirt track start at Springfield (2017). He also earned three 8th-place finishes at Salem Speedway, Toledo Speedway and Iowa Speedway (2017) and finished 10th at Lucas Oil Raceway (2017). Eckes also finished 11th at Iowa in 2016, 14th at Madison in 2016 and 19th at Salem in 2017. His career-best qualifying is 2nd at Iowa ('16) and 2nd at Nashville ('17). He also qualified 3rd at Lucas Oil ('17). Eckes also led 274 laps in 2017 in 6 races. Eckes won the most prestigious late model event in the country in 2016 with a victory in the Snowball Derby at Fives Flag Speedway in Penascola, Fla.


  • Hometown
    Middletown, New York