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Busch Announces Program Sponsoring Women in NASCAR

2021 Nashville Nxs Natalie Decker Nkp

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Anheuser-Busch announced Monday (Feb. 14) a new program aimed at sponsoring women who race in NASCAR. The Accelerate Her program will feature sponsorship from the Busch Light brand in NASCAR starting in 2022, with public relations and media value pledged in addition to sponsorship support. The program has initially announced support for national series drivers …

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Toni Breidinger Running ARCA Full Time for Venturini

2021 Talladega ARCA Toni Breidinger NKP

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Toni Breidinger will run full time in the ARCA Menards Series for Venturini Motorsports in 2022, Venturini announced Jan. 13. Breidinger will drive the team’s No. 25. “This is a proud moment not only for me but also my family,” Breidinger said in a team release. “I’m incredibly excited for the opportunity to run my …

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ARCA Preview: 2021 Southern Illinois 100 at DuQuoin

2019 ARCA DuQuoin Pack Racing - Travis Braden, No. 27 RFMS Racing Ford (Credit: Jay Alley/ARCA Racing used with permission)

Photo: Jay Alley/ARCA Racing used with permission

With only four races left this season, Ty Gibbs has his largest points lead of the season at 11 points. This weekend’s Southern Illinois 100 is the second and final ARCA Menards Series race on a dirt track this year. For Gibbs’ championship competitor Corey Heim, the race at the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds feels like …

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ARCA Preview: 2021 Michigan, Illinois State Fairgrounds Races

2020 ARCA Michigan Pack Racing Riley Herbst, No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota, and Ryan Repko, No. 20 Venturini Motorsports Toyota (Credit: NKP)

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In two days, the ARCA Menards Series drivers will complete a combined 200 laps at two different racetracks. Of those 200 laps, 100 laps will be completed at Michigan International Speedway on Friday (Aug. 20) in the Henry Ford Health Systems 200. Two days later,  the series will travel about 400 miles to the Illinois …

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ARCA Preview: 2021 Calypso Lemonade 200 at Winchester

2020 ARCA Winchester Green Flag - Ty Gibbs, No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota (Credit: AJ Mast/ARCA Racing used with permission)

Photo: AJ Mast/ARCA Racing used with permission

After the 11th race of the ARCA Menards Series season, there’s a new driver atop the point standings. On the strength of a series-high six victories, Ty Gibbs has overtaken Corey Heim going into the 2021 Calypso Lemonade 200 at Winchester Speedway, the ½-mile short track which ARCA will visit for the 26th time in …

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Toni Breidinger Joins Venturini for 4 ARCA Races

Toni Breidinger

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Toni Breidinger will compete for Venturini Motorsports in four ARCA Menards Series events including this weekend at Winchester Speedway, the team announced July 28. The first female Arab-American driver will pilot the No. 25 car this weekend. Triller joins Breidinger at Winchester and at these venues: Illinois State Fairgrounds on Aug. 22, DuQuoin State Fairgrounds …

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