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ARCA East Preview: 2022 General Tire 125 at Dover Motor Speedway

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer The ARCA Menards Series East heads to Dover Motor Speedway in Dover, Delaware this weekend for the General Tire 125. The third race of the 2022 season hits the newly purchased Dover Motor Speedway and will mark the first race on Dover as a Speedway Motorsports Inc.-owned track. Friday’s race […]

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Toyota Performance Center Preparing Drivers for the Track

Lewis Franck, Special Report for Kickin’ the Tires CORNELIUS, N.C. – The Toyota Performance Center (TPC) is Toyota’s newest weapon in helping to develop young drivers for the future of auto racing. From strength and endurance training to which foods to eat and even addressing mental health and stress issues, the experts at TPC work […]

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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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Jesse Love makes a last lap pass to win the 2021 ARCA Menards Series West championship at Phoenix Raceway at the end of the Arizona Lottery 100. Photo by Rachel Schuoler / Kickin' the Tires

Last Lap Pass Gives Championship Tiebreaker Edge to Jesse Love in ARCA West

AVONDALE, Ariz. – While Ty Gibbs stole the trophy in the Arizona Lottery 100, it was Jesse Love that was crowned the 2021 ARCA Menards Series West champion in a last lap battle to win the war. “We’ve been the class of the field all year on almost every different surface,” Love said, holding the […]

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Ty Gibbs Caps Perfect Day, Season at ARCA West Season Finale at Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. – After leading all the laps in the Arizona Lottery 100, Ty Gibbs wraps up a highly successful 2021 national stock car season with another trophy in the ARCA Menards Series West at Phoenix Raceway. “I felt like lapped traffic was one of the biggest challenges,” Gibbs said. “I felt like we were […]

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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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Bill McAnally – 30 Years of Dedication to the West Series

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net    BMR. Three letters synonymous with excellence. They have resonated in the West Series for 30 years. They make young drivers in search of glory who have the chance to drive for the team dream as much as they give a cold sweat to those who ride for the other teams.  BMR or […]

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Bill McAnally Racing to field Chevrolets in ARCA Menards Series starting in 2022

Bill McAnally Racing Press Release ROSEVILLE, Calif. — McAnally-Hilgemann Racing announced today that the team will align with Chevrolet and field Chevrolet Silverados full-time in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series beginning in 2022. In addition to MHR competing in Chevrolets in the Camping World Truck Series, Bill McAnally Racing will also field Chevrolets in […]

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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 […]

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