The ARCA Menards Series heads to Charlotte Motor Speedway for the General Tire 150, the fifth race of the 2023 season.
Twenty-nine drivers will suit up for the race this weekend, meaning all will qualify.
Elsewhere for FTR, Brayton Laster makes his first national-series start for the team in its No. 12, and CJ McLaughlin will be behind the wheel of the No. 01 while also driving in the NASCAR Xfinity Series race.
NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series regular Dean Thompson switches over to Venturini Motorsports’ No. 15 this weekend. Thompson made his season debut for the team in the No. 25 at the most recent race at Kansas Speedway. Gus Dean will be in the No. 25 for the team.
Making his first ARCA start since 2006, Stephen Leicht will pilot the No. 31 for Rise Motorsports. Leicht has made 183 starts between the top three series in NASCAR.
Bryan Dauzat returns to the track for Brother-In-Law Motorsports in the No. 75. Dauzat competed at both Daytona and Talladega.
Caleb Costner also returns to the track for his first main-series start since Talladega Superspeedway in his own No. 93.
The General Tire 150 is scheduled for Friday, May 26 at 6 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1.
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Luken Glover arrived on the Frontstretch scene in 2020. He has been an avid NASCAR fan for the majority of his life, following in the footsteps of his grandfather, who used to help former team owner Junie Donlavey in his garage. Glover covers news for the site and took over "The Underdog House" column in 2021. In addition to being a college junior, his hobbies include volunteering at church, playing basketball and tennis, racing go-karts, and helping at his high school alma mater.
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