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Tony Stewart Going on the Straight and Narrow with New NHRA Top Fuel, Funny Car Teams

Last Lap Pass Leads to Victory for PJ Pedroncelli! ARCA West at Roseville Recap

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net   Is racing on a 1/3-mile in the spotlight a good idea? Without hesitation the answer is yes!  The All American Speedway in Roseville, CA put on an incredible show. Sometimes wild, sometimes epic, but every moment full of emotions. Putting the nerves of drivers, team members and fans to the test! To […]

Ryan Ellis Returns to the Cup Series at Kansas; Welcomes Wilson Tire on board

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer  It’s been almost five years since NASCAR driver Ryan Ellis has competed in the NASCAR Cup Series. However, that all changes at Kansas Speedway on October 24 when he makes his return to NASCAR’s top level. The 267-lap event will mark the first time the Virginia native races at the […]

Ben Kennedy’s evolving leadership role at NASCAR

By Holly Cain, NASCAR Wire Service As NASCAR has announced bold new editions of the 2022 race schedules for its three premier series in the last few weeks, a fresh voice in leadership has essentially taken the corporate green flag – 29-year old Ben Kennedy. The great-grandson of NASCAR founder Bill France Sr. has been […]

From Humble Beginnings Caruth Charting His Own Path

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Of those that have gone through NASCAR’s Drive for Diversity program, Rajah Caruth has had one of the more unique paths. Caruth started on iRacing. His rapid ascent from Legends Cars to Late Models, ARCA Menards Series East, and now the NASCAR Xfinity Series is reminiscent to NASCAR Cup Series […]

Keen Parts Fights Women’s Cancers with Ryan Ellis at Martinsville

Tom and Tj Keen of Keen Parts launch an initiative to support the fight against women’s cancers through their sponsorship of driver Ryan Ellis surrounding the NASCAR Xfinity Series race on October 30, 2021. Tom and Tj Keen of Keen Parts (CorvetteParts.net) are launching a campaign in conjunction with their NASCAR sponsorship of driver Ryan […]

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“The reality kind of set in that it was going to be extremely tough.” – After Departing from ARCA Menards Series, Michael Self talks Current State of Being

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer 2021 was the first ARCA Menards Series season without Michael Self since 2015.  Despite leaving the ARCA Menards Series, Self still holds a steering wheel. Self runs in the TransAm Series and serves as the general manager of Silver Hare Racing. With the TransAm Series racing in downtown Nashville, Kickin’ the […]

Landen Lewis Talks About Debut, Working with Ron Hornaday Jr., and More

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer What do Ron Hornaday Jr., Austin Theriault, and the ARCA Menards Series have in common? Landen Lewis is that common ground. Lewis, a 15-year old, made his ARCA Menards Series debut two weeks with Rette Jones Racing at Springfield. Though the seventh-place finish was just the latest step in his […]

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