Derek Griffith to Make Stafford Speedway Debut in the Casagrande Builders 75

When the Granite State Pro Stock Series shifts the 2021 season into gear at Stafford Speedway on April 24 as part of NAPA Opening Day, one of the favorites among the “outsiders” would be Derek Griffith. 

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ARCA Menards Rewind: What We Learned At Daytona

The speed Venturini Motorsports cars displayed Saturday in the Lucas Oil 200 Driven by General Tire was no surprise, especially after a pair of them qualified on the front row for the 2021 ARCA Menards Series season-opener at Daytona International Speedway. The surprise came in the way two of the four VMS cars in the race dropped out of contention.

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2021 General Tire Superspeedway Challenge Begins At Daytona’s ARCA Menards Series Race

Last season was magical for Bret Holmes and the No. 23 Bret Holmes Racing team owned by his father Stacy Holmes. In his fifth season of competition in the ARCA Menards Series, Holmes finally broke through to pick up his first career win at Kansas Speedway in July and rode the momentum to become the ARCA Menards Series champion.

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ARCA Menards Series – Season-Opener at Daytona Features Familiar Contenders

A few weeks after the tease that was the ARCA Menards Series test at Daytona International Speedway, the real deal arrives Saturday, Feb. 13. The tradition of starting the ARCA Menards Series season at the World Center of Racing continues for the 42nd consecutive year with the Lucas Oil 200 Driven by General Tire. But for the first time, the season-opener in 2021 will run the day before the Daytona 500 as part of a Saturday doubleheader with the NASCAR Xfinity Series.

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Sammy Smith Joins JGR’s ARCA Menards Series East Program

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (February 3, 2021) – Joe Gibbs Racing announced today that driver Sammy Smith will compete in six ARCA Menards East Series races during the 2021 season. He will make his debut in the No. 18 Engine Ice Toyota Camry at New Smyrna (FL) Raceway on Monday, February 8.

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Track Talk – Hudson, NH’s Derek Griffith Teams up With Venturini Motorsports For Two Races

Concord, NC – Handwork, persistence and some spot-on timing helped New Hampshire born driver Derek Griffith fulfill his desire of returning to the racetrack after making eight starts during the 2020 ARCA Menards Series season.

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Christian Eckes – No. 18 Safelite AutoGlass Tundra Gander Trucks Charlotte Preview

NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series Overview:   Event:                                    N.C. Education Lottery 200, Race 3 of 23, 134 Laps – 30/30/74; 201 Miles Location:                              Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway (1.5-mile quad-oval) Date/Broadcast:                   May 26, 2020 at 8 p.m. ET on FS1, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR 90 What You Need to Know: Nineteen-year-old Christian Eckes will make his first NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series start at Charlotte Motor Speedway driving the No. 18 Safelite AutoGlass Tundra for Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) in Tuesday…

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King of the Hat Dance: Billy Venturini Wears Them All

When it comes to wearing a lot of hats, few in the ARCA Menards Series wear as many as Billy Venturini. The 44-year-old from Chicago, Illinois, has put on a lot during the Victory Lane “hat dance” – the post-race process of posing for the winner’s photographs with the myriad of series, team and sponsor hats. After all, his Venturini Motorsports team won 14 races in 2019 and the first two of 2020. But he also wears several within his organization.

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ARCA Menards Series Returns At Talladega

The ARCA Menards Series will resume its 2020 schedule with a return to the race track at Talladega Superspeedway. The General Tire 200 at Talladega will run on Saturday, June 20, at 2 p.m. ET, and air live on FS1. “Talladega Superspeedway holds a unique and special place in ARCA’s history, and we are eager for the ARCA Menards Series to return to action on June 20 at Talladega,” said ARCA Racing President Ron Drager. “We will continue to work closely with the industry to ensure a safe return to…

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ARCA Series Tests at Daytona With Familiar Names Behind the Wheel

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 11, 2019) – Daytona Beach residents are familiar with the roar of engines being heard from Daytona International Speedway, especially this time of the year. On Friday however, it was the loud distinct noise of ARCA Racing Series’ stock cars testing the high banks of the speedway for February’s Lucas Oil 200 Driven by General Tire that could be heard throughout the city.

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