ARCA Series Alumni Strongly Represented in NASCAR Victory Lane to Start 2021

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Ben Rhodes, Michael McDowell, Austin Cindric, Ty Gibbs, and now Christopher Bell. What do all five of these drivers have in common one might ask? Not only have they all gone on to Victory Lane in a NASCAR national series this year, but all have also won multiple times in […]

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Bret Holmes & Ty Gibbs Question Finish of Daytona ARCA Race

The third and fourth place drivers had some comments following the conclusion of Saturday’s ARCA Menards Series race at Daytona. Not only about the officiating, but the teamwork that took place to finish the Lucas Oil 200 Driven by General Tire. At the finish, the caution came out setting up overtime. Before the caution was […]

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Drew Dollar Earns First Career Series Pole at Daytona; Venturini Sweeps Front Row

Before the rain came, Drew Dollar was able to tally his first career ARCA Menards Series pole. Put the @SunbeltRentals Camry on the POLE!! Great job by the @VenturiniMotor team. We have a bad fast Camry for the race this afternoon. Tune in on FS1 at 1:00!#TeamToyota #LetsGoPlaces pic.twitter.com/zKnbIE33hC — Drew Dollar (@DrewDollar00) February 13, […]

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ARCA Menards Series Preview: Lucas Oil 200 Driven by General Tire at Daytona

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer The ARCA Menards Series returns to Daytona to kick off the 2021 season. 34 drivers will take the green flag on Saturday Afternoon, February 13 in the Lucas Oil 200 Driven by General Tire. For the 43rd time, the ARCA Menards Series will take to the high banks. Despite a […]

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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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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 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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eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series to return in 2021

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer The eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series will return in 2021 after filling the gap during the COVID-19 shutdown last year. Created for entertainment, NASCAR and iRacing collaborated to put drivers from the NASCAR Cup Series in simulated races. The races were broadcast on Fox Sports. The partnership saw record-breaking viewership […]

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