Greg Van Alst Fastest in Day One of Preseason Testing at Daytona

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Greg Van Alst turned the fastest lap in the first of two days of preseason testing at Daytona.  The Anderson, Indiana native, who made his return to the ARCA Menards Series for the first time since 2002 last season, turned a 48.880-second (184.124-mph) lap to top the speed charts. I […]

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Daytona Preseason Test Kicks off 2022 ARCA Menards Series Season

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer It has been 83 days since the ARCA Menards Series crowned a champion at Kansas Speedway.  This weekend, the ARCA Menards Series kicks off the 2022 schedule with the annual preseason test at the Daytona International Speedway. This year’s test holds many new storylines as the ARCA Menards Series season […]

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Gibbs Wins Race, Love the Tiebreaker Over Drew for the Crown!

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net    What an incredible end of the race! A scenario worthy of a Hollywood movie!  A race largely dominated by Ty Gibbs. The 2021 ARCA Menards Series champion made a perfect copy. But all the attention quickly shifted around 20 seconds behind the Joe Gibbs Racing driver.  Indeed, for a few seconds the […]

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ARCA Menards West 2021 Finale at Phoenix (Race 9 of 9): Race Preview

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net      That’s it, we are there! This Saturday, November 6, at noon MT. (3 p.m. ET) will be held the Arizona Lottery 100, the 2021 season finale in the ARCA Menards West Series at the Phoenix Raceway at Avondale, Arizona.  This ninth and final race of the season will also be […]

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Ty Gibbs Earns Pole Position for Reese’s 150 at Kansas Speedway

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer All that Ty Gibbs has to do to earn his first championship in NASCAR is take the green flag tonight at Kansas. After qualifying on Saturday (October 23), Gibbs will lead the field to that green flag as he earned his 17th career General Tire Pole Award.  Ready for the […]

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ARCA Menards Series and ARCA East Preview: 2021 Shore Lunch 150 at Iowa Speedway

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer The ARCA Menards Series heads to “The Hawkeye State” Saturday for the Shore Lunch 150.  After being left off all NASCAR series’ and the IndyCar Series, the ARCA Menards Series will be the sole series to race at Iowa Speedway this season. Ty Gibbs is the defending race winner and […]

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ARCA Menards Series Preview: 2021 General Tire #AnywhereIsPossible 200 at Pocono Raceway

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer After three weeks off, the ARCA Menards Series returns to Pocono Raceway this weekend for the General Tire #AnyWhereIsPossible 200 The Series will tackle the “Tricky Triangle” for the 68th time on Friday. The defending race winner, Ty Gibbs is just one point away from taking the points lead for […]

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John Hunter Nemechek holds off Carson Hocevar for Charlotte victory

May 28, 2021  By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service With his third victory of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season, John Hunter Nemechek reaffirmed Kyle Busch Motorsports’ mastery of 1.5-mile intermediate tracks on Friday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Nemechek held off Sunoco rookie Carson Hocevar over a closing 10-lap green-flag run after a […]

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Hill tops the charts crash-filled Truck practice at Charlotte

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer CONCORD, N. C. – Austin Hill topped the charts in a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice session marred by crashes. Hill’s No, 16 United Rentals Toyota Tundra outpaced John Hunter Nemechek’s No. 4 Mobil 1 Toyota Tundra. The Hattori Racing Enterprises driver ran a 30.391 second, 177.684 MPH lap […]

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