One Goal for Iest in 2022, the ARCA West Championship

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net After a great 2020 season that saw him go from outsider to race winner and championship contender. Madera, Calif. native Joey Iest, who turns 19 on February 12, will once again be a driver to watch in the 2022 ARCA Menards Series West. He returns for another season with Naake-Klauer Motorsports, the […]

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P.J. Pedroncelli – ‘From Zero to Hero’

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net *The title of the article is a nod to his dual career in the West Series. Zero for the first period where he wore the No. 0 and which was unsuccessful and Hero for the second period (the current) where he acquired the status of race winner and championship contender. A look […]

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Drew Looking at Positives Despite Nail-Biting ARCA West Title Loss

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net    One position, one point, was all that made the difference between Jake Drew winning and losing the 2021 ARCA Menards Series West championship. Ultimately, at the end of the Arizona Lottery 100 at Phoenix Raceway, Drew was tied with championship rival Jesse Love. The tiebreaker came down to who had the most […]

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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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Quin Houff excited for Michigan; Recaps Indy Road Course

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer  Last Sunday, Quin Houff and his StarCom Racing team rallied to finish 22nd in a wild NASCAR Cup Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s Road Course. Our Sarah Handy recently caught up with the driver to recap Indy and discuss this weekend’s race at Michigan.  Verizon 200 from Indy  It […]

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Top Five Storylines to Watch as Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 Returns to New Hampshire Motor Speedway

LOUDON, N.H. – NASCAR nation is geared up to descend upon New England this weekend for the Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS), and with it, a multitude of captivating storylines that are sure to leave every race fan on the edge of their seats until the checkered flag falls. Here […]

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Rodgers returns to the Xfinity Series with Sam Hunt Racing

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Will Rodgers returns to the NASCAR Xfinity Series with Sam Hunt Racing after two years away from the series. Rodgers last competed in Xfinity Series in 2019 with Brandonbilt Motorsports. In four starts, his best finish was 12th at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. His most recent start was in […]

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Late Model racer Amber Slagle to make ARCA West debut at Irwindale

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Amber Slagle will make her ARCA Menards Series West debut at Irwindale Speedway. Slagle’s ARCA West debut will come in the No. 17 MMI Racing Chevrolet SS for McGowen Cook Racing. Zane Smith drove the No. 17 Chevrolet at Sonoma Raceway and Phoenix Raceway earlier this year. Will Rodgers has […]

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Kyle Larson Sweeps His Second-Straight Race With Victory at Sonoma

By Reid Spencer – NASCAR Wire Service SONOMA, Calif. – Score another sweep for Kyle Larson, who dominated an action-filled Toyota/Save Mart 350 NASCAR Cup Series race on Sunday at Sonoma Raceway. Through a spate of late accidents and restarts, Larson held off Hendrick Motorsports teammate Chase Elliott and three-time Sonoma winner Martin Truex Jr. […]

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