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Drew Dollar Earns First ARCA Win at Talladega

Arca Menards Series

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With two laps to go in the 2020 General Tire 200 at Talladega Superspeedway, Michael Self and Riley Herbst made contact racing for the lead. Neither driver wrecked, series officials withheld throwing the yellow flag, and Drew Dollar snatched the lead and won the race for his first career ARCA Menards Series victory. “I was …

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ARCA Preview: 2020 General Tire 200 at Talladega

2019 General Tire 200

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

The ARCA Menards Series is back! After three months and 14 days, its competitors will hit the race track. The series returns from its hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic at Talladega Superspeedway with the 2020 General Tire 200. After such a long break and only two races completed this season, what has transpired thus …

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ARCA Moves Charlotte Race to Kentucky, Reveals Schedule Through Late July

2019 Kansas Arca Christian Eckes Racing Nkp

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

The ARCA Menards Series announced a minor schedule change on Tuesday (June 16), changing the venue of the race originally slated for Charlotte Motor Speedway and solidifying the schedule through July 24. In a statement released by the division, the North Carolina track will no longer host its scheduled event. Teams will instead travel to …

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Brandon Lynn Inks 2-Race ARCA Deal With Chad Bryant Racing

2019 Talladega Arca Brandon Lynn Car Cck Photography

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Brandon Lynn is returning to the ARCA Menards Series. Lynn, who has made sporadic starts in the series since 2015 for various teams including Venturini Motorsports and Lira Motorsports, has reached a deal with Chad Bryant Racing to drive its No. 22 entry at Talladega Superspeedway on June 20, the team announced today, June 5. …

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NASCAR Unveils Revised Schedule Through Early August

2019 Pocono Mencs Erik Jones Car Nigel Kinrade Photography

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

NASCAR released its third portion of the revised schedule on Thursday, June 4, with the rundown revealed through Aug. 2. The schedule includes races for the NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series, NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series and ARCA Menards Series. The tracks featured on this portion of the schedule are Pocono Raceway, …

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Turn Back the Clock: 2008 ARCA Season And Justin Allgaier’s Championship

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When it comes to the ARCA Menards Series, there have been seasons where future stars are born and brought into the picture. In 2008, Justin Allgaier earned the ARCA Re/Max Series championship battling the likes of Frank Kimmel, Matt Carter, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., and Scott Speed. The 2008 season saw many drivers who made it …

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NASCAR Announces Revised Cup, Xfinity, Truck & ARCA Schedules Through Late June

2019 Homestead Nxs Justin Allgaier Car Cck

(Photo: Christian Koelle)

NASCAR announced the revised schedule through June 21 for the NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series, NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series and ARCA Menards Series on Thursday (May 14). The five tracks that are now on the revised schedule are Bristol Motor Speedway, Atlanta Motor Speedway, Martinsville Speedway, Homestead-Miami Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway. …

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With National Series Set to Return, ARCA Remains on the Sidelines

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(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

With NASCAR’s national series set to return May 17 at Darlington Raceway after a lengthy hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, optimism within the sport and the overarching sports landscape has transitioned to something that has been foreign for almost two months. Positivity. Although the 17th is a long way away and we know much …

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A Closer Look At ARCA: Venturini Motorsports Will be Ready to Go Once COVID-19 Ends

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The ARCA Menards Series is not unique to the COVID-19 pandemic; it has affected all levels of racing. Several NASCAR Xfinity Series teams are coping with it in various ways, per Dustin Albino’s recent Eyes on Xfinity columns. In the NASCAR Gander & RV Outdoors Truck Series, ThorSport Racing has not laid off any of …

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5 Flags Speedway Discusses COVID-19 Struggles; Running Without Fans Currently Not an Option

2018 Pensacola Arca Ty Gibbs Racing Rich Corbett Arca Racing

(Photo: Rich Corbett/ARCA Racing Series)

The ARCA Menards Series, like other NASCAR divisions, has had many of its events postponed the past two months due to the coronavirus epidemic sweeping the country. 5 Flags Speedway, a half-mile oval in Pensacola, Fla., was one of those casualties on the 2020 schedule. Online therapy services, like www.betterhelp.com, are providing insight and advice on …

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