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ARCA Realigns Madison Race to I-44 Speedway, Postpones DuQuoin

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(Photo: Jay Alley)

The ARCA Menards Series has realigned its race from Madison International Speedway to I-44 Speedway, a 0.375-mile track in Lebanon, Mo., it announced Aug. 18. Additionally, ARCA is postponing the Labor Day weekend race at DuQuoin State Fairgrounds. The race at Madison was originally scheduled for Aug. 7. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, that race …

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

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(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

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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Michael Self Earns Victory Under the Lights in Inaugural General Tire 100 at Daytona

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(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

It was Michael Self vs. Ty Gibbs Friday night in Daytona International Speedway’s road course in the ARCA Menards Series. But in the end, Self took the lead commandingly with six laps to go and never looked back, earning the victory. Gibbs made contact with the grass in the backstretch bus stop trying to make …

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NASCAR 101: Meet the Drivers Making Their Season — or Series — Debuts at the Daytona Road Course

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The NASCAR schedule isn’t just visiting a new track this weekend when its top series tackle the Daytona International Speedway road course. Some new faces are coming along, too. As is often the case with NASCAR’s road course races, multiple drivers entered this weekend are not full-time competitors on any NASCAR circuit. Instead, they either …

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

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(Photo: Kate Gardiner/ARCA Racing)

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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Riley Herbst Victory Comes at Interesting Time for Toyota Racing Development

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(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Riley Herbst‘s ARCA victory at Michigan Sunday came at an interesting time for Toyota Racing Development. The victory comes just a few days removed from the announcement that Erik Jones would not return to Joe Gibbs Racing in 2021. Herbst is one of Toyota’s long-term “experiments” that earned his first victory in over 1,000 days. …

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Riley Herbst Prevails On Final Restart to Earn First ARCA Victory Since 2017

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(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

It was all about clean air on Sunday (Aug. 9) as Riley Herbst earned his first victory in the ARCA Menards Series in 1,157 days. Herbst was able to take the lead via the sidedraft on the final restart and ran away with it to earn the victory over Bret Holmes. Smoked the field. 🔥Then …

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