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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ARCA Menards West 2021 At LVMS Bullring (Race 7 of 9): Race Preview

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net    September 23, 2021, Star Nursery 150 at The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, NV (150 laps/56.25 miles)  This Thursday will be the seventh race of the season in the ARCA Menards West Series. The season will then continue in Roseville, CA on October 9 before the season finale […]

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ARCA Menards West 2021 At Portland (Race 6 of 9): Race preview

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net   September 11, 2021, Portland 112 at Portland International Raceway, Portland, OR (57 laps/112 miles)  This weekend of September 10 and 11 will be the sixth of the nine races of the season in the ARCA Menards West Series. It will be the second and last on a road track. It […]

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Bobby Hillis, Jr. The ultimate underdog!

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net Bobby Hillis, Jr. is what you can call an outright “underdog!” He has competed in the ARCA Menards West Series since 2001 with an incredible love and passion for racing. Don’t look for Bobby in the ranking of the most successful drivers. He never won. No, Bobby has been […]

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ARCA West Preview: 2021 NAPA Auto Parts Colorado 150 at Colorado National Speedway

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Colorado National Speedway will be the scene of the return of the ARCA Menards Series West.  The NAPA Auto Parts Colorado 150 is race number four of 2021 and the first West race since July 3rd. In that race, Jesse Love stole the victory from Dean Thompson taking the lead […]

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ARCA West Preview: 2021 NAPA Auto Parts 150 at Irwindale Speedway

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer The ARCA Menards Series West returns to action this weekend at Irwindale Speedway for the NAPA Auto Parts 150.  After spending a few weekends off, the ARCA Menards Series West will help celebrate the July 4th weekend. The last time the West series was in action came at Sonoma Raceway […]

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Despite Major Cramping, Todd Souza Tallies Top-Five Finish at Sonoma and Secures Points Lead

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Todd Souza left Sonoma Raceway Saturday with the points lead after an eventful 51 lap race.  Souza started off the day with the best career qualifying effort starting from the second position. Souza started from second but ARCA Menards Series officials posted the No. 13 for jumping the initial start.  […]

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Chase Briscoe Dominates At Sonoma For First West Series Win

By Tadd Haislop SONOMA, Calif. — Chase Briscoe entered Saturday’s General Tire 200 at Sonoma Raceway for the ARCA Menards Series West primarily because the NASCAR Cup Series regular needed practice for Sunday’s Toyota / Save Mart 350 on a track at which he had never raced. The 26-year-old indeed logged plenty of repetitions on […]

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ARCA Menards Series Preview: General Tire 150 at Phoenix Raceway

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer The ARCA Menards Series heads to Avondale, Arizona this weekend for the General Tire 150 at Phoenix Raceway. It has been over a month since the season opener at Daytona International Speedway where Corey Heim picked up his second career victory with Drew Dollar finishing the race in second. Bret […]

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