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ARCA Showdown Rundown: Where We Stand after I-44 Speedway

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The ARCA Menards Series ventured to Lebanon, Missouri Saturday night (September 5) for the Zinsser SmartCoat 200 at Lebanon I-44 Speedway. The action was wild leaving many drivers on the misery side of Missouri, but Sam Mayer came out victorious. Allaway: Sam Mayer Wins Rough And Tumble Zinsser SmartCoat 200 Mayer left the 0.375-mile short …

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Sam Mayer Wins Rough And Tumble Zinsser SmartCoat 200

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GMS Racing’s Sam Mayer snatched the lead away from DGR-Crosley’s Hailie Deegan on a restart with 45 laps to go in the Zinsser Smartcoat 200.  From there, Mayer was able to pull away to win Saturday night’s (Sept. 5) ARCA Menards Series event at Lebanon I-44 Speedway. The victory is Mayer’s third of 2020. “I …

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Entry List: 2020 Zinsser SmartCoat 200 at I-44 Speedway

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The entry list for the ARCA Menards Series race at Lebanon I-44 Speedway was released on Wednesday (September 2). Fourteen drivers are entered for the Zinsser SmartCoat 200. This is the 14th race of the season and the eighth race of the ARCA Menards Series Sioux Chief Showdown, a ten-race championship within the main ARCA …

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ARCA Preview: 2020 Zinsser SmartCoat 200 at I-44 Speedway

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The ARCA Menards Series will race this Labor Day weekend at Lebanon I-44 Speedway. The Zinsser SmartCoat 200, the realigned race from Madison International Speedway, will consist of 200 laps around the 0.375-mile short track in Lebanon, Missouri. The Zinsser SmartCoat 200 is the 14th race of the ARCA season and the eighth race in …

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ARCA Showdown Rundown: Where We Stand After Gateway

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The ARCA Menards Series traveled to St. Louis for the Dutch Boy 150 at World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway. After Michael Self took the Sioux Chief Showdown points lead at Daytona, it didn’t take too long for him to lose it. Self made contact with the outside wall at lap 103. Despite making significant …

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Ty Gibbs Wins ARCA Race at Gateway for Second Straight Year

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Ty Gibbs called his victory in the 2020 Dutch Boy 150 at World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway amazing. He absolutely dominated the ARCA Menards Series race in Madison, IL on Saturday (Aug. 29). It was his sixth career ARCA win and fourth win of this season. Gibbs sat atop the leaderboard in the lone …

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ARCA Preview: 2020 Dutch Boy 150 at Gateway

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World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway is the site of the 13th race of the ARCA Menards Series season and the seventh race of the Sioux Chief Showdown, a mini-championship within the larger ARCA championship. The race will occur Saturday, Aug. 29, the day before the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series also races …

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Stock Car Scoop: Entry Lists for Dover, ARCA Schedule Change

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The entry lists for the two NASCAR Cup Series races at Dover International Speedway this weekend were released on Monday (Aug. 17). Who are the notable names on the entry lists? Find out on this edition of Frontstretch’s Stock Car Scoop. Frontstretch’s newest podcast focused on the motorsports news of the week also dives into the …

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ARCA Showdown Rundown: Where We Stand After the Daytona Road Course

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One giant step for man, one giant step for the ARCA Menards Series. The ARCA Menards Series was the first series to hit the Daytona Road Course Friday Night (Aug. 14). Michael Self has always prided himself as a road-course driver, and it showed during the inaugural race on the Daytona Road Course. The performance …

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ARCA Preview: 2020 General Tire 100 at the Daytona Road Course

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For the first time in 1,079 days, the ARCA Menards Series will be going road course racing. Its last outing on road course came on Aug. 27, 2017, at Road America. On Friday, the ARCA Menards Series will enter new territory and lead the way for NASCAR as the first series to race on the …

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Chandler Smith Starting Michigan Truck Debut from Pole

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In its last race before NASCAR uses its new qualifying procedure, Chandler Smith became the pole-sitter for this weekend’s NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race at Michigan International Speedway. Smith, who turned 18 on June 26, will drive the No. 51 Kyle Busch Motorsports Toyota in only his sixth career start and second …

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ARCA Showdown Rundown: Where We Stand After the Toledo Doubleheaders

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The Sioux Chief Showdown hit the track for an all-weekend excursion that took three days to complete. Rounds four and five featured rain, rain … and more rain. It also featured Sam Mayer picking up his first and second career victories. Ty Gibbs was the closest driver to dethrone Mayer as Chandler Smith faltered Friday …

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