GALLERY: Camping World SRX Series at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway

By Christian Koelle, Staff Photographer The Camping World SRX Series capped off its first season Saturday Night at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway in downtown Nashville. Defending NASCAR Cup Series champion, Chase Elliott, was able to hold off Tony Stewart and his father Bill Elliott for the win.  Below are our best shots from Saturday at Nashville […]

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PHOTO GALLERY: 2021 JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour 100 & North-South Super Late Model Challenge 100

Photos by Christian Koelle/Kickin’ the Tires NASHVILLE – The JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour and North/South Super Late Challenge hit the Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway before the stars of the ARCA Menards Series East. Cody Coughlin and Carson Kvapil earned the victories.  Photos from race, practice, and qualifying.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Crosley Record Pressing 200 at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway

Photos by Christian Koelle/Kickin’ the Tires NASHVILLE – The ARCA Menards Series East raced at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway for the Crosley Record Pressing 200 on Saturday Night. Joe Gibbs Racing driver Sammy Smith dominated en-route to his second straight victory in the 2021 season. Includes photos from practice, qualifying, and race.

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Runner-Up Finish at Nashville Feels Like Victory for Mason Diaz and Visconti Motorsports

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer NASHVILLE – Mason Diaz showed up in Nashville with a mission. Leading 41 laps and finishing runner up, Diaz successfully showed that he and the No. 74 team are here and they mean business.  With one of the best runs in his ARCA East career, Diaz moved up to second in […]

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Despite Early Black Flag, Sammy Smith Dominates in Nashville

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Even if you tie one arm behind his back, Sammy Smith may just still win.  On Saturday, that was kind of what happened. He was black-flagged early for jumping the initial start and found himself a lap down. Spoiler alert: that didn’t stop him.  Smith was able to […]

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Mason Mingus Earns First Carrer ARCA East Pole at Nashville

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Mason Mingus was a late add to the entry list but he made a statement early by capturing the pole for the Crosley Record Pressing 200 at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway.  The Nashville, Tennessee native put up a fast lap during his qualifying and put his No. 11 […]

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Sammy Smith Leads ARCA East Practice at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. – ARCA Menards Series East points leader Sammy Smith led the way in the sole practice session in Nashville.  The Joe Gibbs Racing driver paced the famed Speedway in downtown Nashville turning a 19.680-second (109.024 mph.) lap. Smith turned his fastest lap on his last lap in the […]

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ARCA East Preview: 2021 Crosley Record Pressing 200 at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer The ARCA Menards Series East heads to Nashville, Tennessee and Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway for the Crosley Record Pressing 200 presented by Action 24/7 and T-Mobile.  The last time the East Series raced in Pensacola, two months ago, Sammy Smith dominated en-route to his first career victory. Smith held off Mason […]

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Crosley Brands Sponsoring ARCA East Series Race at Nashville Fairgrounds

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer The ARCA Menards Series East returns to action on Saturday, May 8th at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway. Track Enterprises announced on Friday that Crosley Brands would be the entitlement sponsor of the event.  “We are excited to be part of a great event at Fairgrounds Speedway, right in the heart of […]

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Taylor Gray Mason Diaz and Sammy Smith in Garage at Pensacola - Photo by ARCA Racing

Who Is the Early Championship Favorite in the ARCA East?

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer It’s a short season, and with eight races remaining on the season, the championship favorite is still unknown.  Unlike the ARCA Menards Series West, the East has two races under its’ belt. Two different winners in those two races along with a good chunk of other drivers leave the door […]

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