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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Sanchez signs Xfinity deal, emphasizing an incredible year for Rev Racing drivers and alumni

October 22, 2021 Concord, NC — Rev Racing and NASCAR Drive for Diversity Development driver Nick Sanchez (No. 2 Max Siegel Inc. Chevrolet SS) signed a multi-race Xfinity Series deal with BJ Mcleod Motorsports this week, another triumph in a historic season for Rev Racing and Drive for Diversity Program drivers and alumni. Sanchez is […]

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From Viral Tweet to NASCAR Internship, Noah C Cornelius’ Whirlwind Journey

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Rarely do posts on social media go viral. Even more rarely do those viral posts send someone onto a journey from ‘NASCAR superfan’ to NASCAR intern. About one year ago, Noah C Cornelius posted a Tweet that sent him on a journey through super-fandom, podcast host, and ultimately an internship […]

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Ty Gibbs Leads All but One Lap en-Route to Victory at Iowa Speedway

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer NEWTON, Iowa — After earning his 12th career pole, Ty Gibbs nearly led flag-to-flag.  Leading all but one lap Saturday, Gibbs put up a dominating performance en-route to his sixth victory of 2021 and second straight victory at Iowa Speedway.  The 25th lap was the only one in which Gibbs wasn’t […]

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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 Zinsser Smart Coat 200 at Berlin Raceway

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer For the 21st time, the ARCA Menards Series heads to Berlin, Michigan’s Berlin Raceway.  The ARCA Menards Series returns to Berlin for the first time since 2018 after a brief hiatus. Berlin was on the ARCA Menards Series East schedule last season up until its cancellation due to COVID-19 on […]

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ARCA Menards Series Preview: 2021 Menards 250 at Elko Speedway

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer After a wild race at Pocono Raceway, the ARCA Menards Series returns to short track racing.  Elko, Minnesota will be the scene of round number nine of the ARCA Menards Series season. After missing out on racing in 2020 due to the pandemic, Elko will host its seventh ARCA Menards […]

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