Zane Smith, despite recent hard crashes at Elko Speedway and Michigan Int'l Speedway, is still on target to compete in 18 of 20 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards events in 2017, driving the No. 55 Toyota Camry for Venturini Motorsports. Smith could not compete at Daytona and Talladega in 2017 because he was not yet 18. He turned 18 June 9. Despite the crashes, Smith just turned in his career-best performance at Madison Int'l Speedway where his finished 2nd. Smith has also recently finished 4th at Toledo Speedway and Pocono Raceway. Smith also finished 6th at Salem Speedway and 6th at Elko, 10th at Nashville Fairgrounds and 23rd at Michigan. The Huntington Beach, Calif. rookie is currently 7th in ARCA Racing Series championship standings, despite missing Daytona and Talladega. Smith's ARCA crew chief is Venturini Motorsports General Manager Billy Venturini. Smith made two ARCA starts with Venturini Motorsports in 2016, finishing 9th in his series debut at Salem after qualifying a career-best 3rd. Smith also qualified 6th at Kentucky Speedway and finished 24th in 2016. Smith also has one top-5 finish in the NASCAR K&N East/West Pro Series. He's also a CARS Late Model Stock Tour veteran with 16 career starts since 2015. He has 1 CARS win in 2015 among 3 top-5 and 11 top-10 finishes overall.
HometownHuntington Beach, California
Zane Smith is looking to rebound at Madison Int'l Speedway this weekend after a hard crash at Michigan. His career-best short-track finish is 4th at Toledo.
Hometown: Huntington Beach, CA
DOB: Jun 9, 1999