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Sammy Smith on Pole for Phoenix ARCA Race

2021 ARCA East Southern National Sammy Smith Victory Lane (Credit: Veasey Conway/ARCA Racing used with permission)

Photo: Veasey Conway/ARCA Racing used with permission

In his first start of the 2022 season and his fourth overall, Sammy Smith won his first career ARCA Menards Series pole for tonight’s (March 11) race at Phoenix Raceway. Smith recorded a pole-winning speed of 133.769 mph around the 1-mile circuit, more than a tenth of a second quicker than second place. Smith, who …

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4 Burning Questions: Who’s the Favorite to Win the Daytona 500?

Nascar Cup Series

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Given the chaotic nature of races at Daytona International Speedway, it is incredibly hard to predict who will turn out victorious. There are several factors at play, and the race can often come down to who was able to survive all the crashes and attrition. That said, there are several drivers to keep an eye on.

Zane Smith Survives Overtime Finish to Win Daytona Truck Series Season Opener

2022 Trucks Daytona Zane Smith, No. 38 Front Row Motorsports Ford, burnout (Credit: NKP)

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

After surviving the Big One that began on lap 99, Zane Smith took the lead in overtime and held on to win the Camping World Truck Series race at Daytona International Speedway. The win was Smith’s fourth in the Truck Series, his first at Daytona and his first at Front Row Motorsports after joining the …

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Michael McDowell Fastest in Friday Daytona 500 Practice


(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Michael McDowell picked up his first career NASCAR Cup Series win in his 358th start at last year’s Daytona 500. With a second-place finish in his qualifying race yesterday and the fastest time in final practice Friday (Feb. 18) at 192.68 mph, his Daytona 500 defense is off to a great start. Front Row Motorsports …

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