NASCAR Race Weekend Central

2021 ARCA Awards: Ty Gibbs Dominates, Car Counts Improve

2021 ARCA Kansas Ty Gibbs champion (Credit: Cassie Florido/ARCA Racing used with permission)

Photo: Cassie Florido/ARCA Racing used with permission

Thanks to winning half the races (10 out of 20) in the 2021 ARCA Menards Series season, Ty Gibbs became the champion, overcoming a DNF at Talladega Superspeedway that left him with a 27th-place finish to beat Corey Heim by 37 points for the title. Gibbs became the 14th straight different champion, and it’s speculated Gibbs …

Read more

Alex Clubb Fielding His Own ARCA Team, Hopeful to Run Full Season

2021 ARCA Berlin Alex Clubb, No. 27 Richmond Clubb Motorsports Ford (Credit: Mark Kristl)

Photo: Mark Kristl

The 2021 ARCA Menards Series season was a career best for Alex Clubb. The Morris, Ill. native partnered with David Richmond and his son, Tim Richmond, to form Richmond Clubb Motorsports. As one of the drivers, Clubb registered a career-high seven races en route to a career-best 21st place finish in the point standings. Moreover, …

Read more

Which ARCA Drivers Are Ready for a Promotion?

2021 Kansas II ARCA Ty Gibbs championship burnout NKP

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

When Nick Sanchez took the checkered flag to win the Reese’s 150 at Kansas Speedway on Saturday (Oct. 23), he concluded the ARCA Menards Series season. Ty Gibbs won the title on the strength of 10 wins while Corey Heim notched six victories en route to second place. Sanchez, Thad Moffitt and Brad Smith rounded out …

Read more

Nick Sanchez Gets 1st ARCA Win, Ty Gibbs Wins Championship

2021 Kansas II ARCA Ty Gibbs championship Nick Sanchez win NKP

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Nick Sanchez went to victory lane for the first time in his ARCA Menards Series career on Saturday night (Oct. 23). Sanchez passed Ty Gibbs on a green-white-checkered restart to win the Reese’s 150 at Kansas Speedway. “Aero, I just tried to have a great restart,” Sanchez told MAVTV on how he won. “Winning is …

Read more

ARCA Preview: 2021 Reese’s 150 at Kansas Speedway

2021 ARCA Kansas Pack Racing - Kyle Sieg, No. 28 RSS Racing Chevrolet

Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography

One more race remains for Ty Gibbs to clinch the 2021 ARCA Menards Series championship. All Gibbs must do to win it is start the Reese’s 150 at Kansas Speedway. So what storylines are there other than Gibbs’ inevitable title in the season finale? Gibbs has won 10 times this season, accrued the most laps …

Read more

Frontstretch 5: Most Exciting Championship Battles in ARCA History

2019KansasARCAMichaelSelfRacingNKP

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

NASCAR may have three more weeks of racing left in 2021, but for the ARCA Menards Series, a new champion will be crowned this Friday (Oct. 22) night at Kansas Speedway. Ty Gibbs and Corey Heim have been the cream of the crop in ARCA this year. The two young drivers have won a combined …

Read more

Sign up for the Frontstretch Newsletter

A daily email update (Monday through Friday) providing racing news, commentary, features, and information from Frontstretch.com

Frontstretch