Sammy Smith Scheduled for Six East Series; One West Series Race with Joe Gibbs Racing

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Sammy Smith will compete for Joe Gibbs Racing in the ARCA Menards Series East in six races this season. Smith moves up from Kyle Busch Motorsports’ Late Models to Joe Gibbs Racing’s ARCA program in 2021. Smith will make his debut next Monday, February 8 at New Smyrna Speedway in […]

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Jesse Love Joins Venturini Motorsports for Nine Races

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer 2020 ARCA Menards Series West Champion Jesse Love will make the move up to the ARCA Menards Series in 2021. Love, the 16-year old driver from Menlo Park, CA, moves from Bill McNally Racing to Venturini Motorsports, picking up nine ARCA Menards Series and one ARCA Menards Series East start.  […]

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ARCA East Preview: 2021 Jeep Beach 175 at New Smyrna Speedway

By Chistian Koelle, Staff Writer The ARCA Menards Series East returns to action on February 8 for the Jeep Beach 175 at New Smyrna Speedway, kicking off the 2021 NASCAR season. Monday’s race will be the eighth East Series race at New Smyrna (second ARCA Menards Series East event). Sam Mayer picked up the victory […]

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Willie Mullins Doubling Down in Speedweek; Running East Race at New Smyrna

Willie Mullins will be pulling double duty during ARCA’s Speedweek in Flordia again this season. Mullins announced on Twitter that he’ll be running in the ARCA Menards Series East Jeep Beach 175 at New Smyrna Speedway on February 8. He will then follow that up later in the week at Daytona International Speedway with the […]

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Chris Hacker Not Allowed to Race at Daytona After Missing ARCA Test Due to Positive COVID-19 Test

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Chris Hacker will not compete in the Lucas Oil 200 presented by General Tire at Daytona International Speedway next month. On January 11, Hacker tested positive for COVID-19. He was slated to test a car in the annual Daytona preseason test to gain clearance but failed to make the test […]

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Ty Dillon Joins Joe Gibbs Racing Xfinity Series Program for 2021

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Joe Gibbs Racing announced Ty Dillon will run the “All-Star” car for Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) on a part-time basis in 2021. He’ll share the No. 54 Toyota Supra with Ty Gibbs, Martin Truex Jr., Kyle Busch, and Denny Hamlin. His first start of the season will be the Beef! […]

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Alex Labbé Seeking to Run Full Xfinity Season with DGM Racing in 2021

Alex Labbé will return to the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2021 with DGM Racing. The St. Albert, Quebec-native returns to the Xfinity Series for his sixth season. Labbé will attempt to run his third full-time season and seeks to make the NASCAR Xfinity Series playoffs for the first time in his career. “I’m excited to […]

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Ty Gibbs Racing Full-Time in ARCA Menards Series in 2021; Making Xfinity Series Debut on Daytona Road Course

Ty Gibbs will compete in his first full-time ARCA Menards Series season in 2021. Gibbs will also compete for the Sioux Chief Showdown Series championship after finishing second in the standings last year to Sam Mayer. Mark McFarland will return to the crew chief role for Gibbs in 2021 after a successful 2020 campaign. “I’m […]

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Tim Richmond and Alex Clubb Form New Team Ahead of 2021 ARCA Menards Series Season

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Tim Richmond and Alex Clubb have teamed together to form Richmond Clubb Motorsports and will field cars in the entire 2021 ARCA Menards Series season. Richmond will run 13 races for the organization while Clubb will run eight other races. They will share a car the entire season with the […]

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Taylor Gray and Thad Moffitt Return to David Gilliland Racing in 2021; Add Joey Iest to East Lineup

After a stellar rookie season in 2020, Taylor Gray will return to the No. 17 Ford Performance Ford Fusion in 2021. After running a total of 22 races last season across all three ARCA series, Gray will get the opportunity to chase two championships with David Gilliland Racing in 2021. Gray will run full-time in […]

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