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Kyle Lockrow Set for ARCA East Debut at Toledo

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Kyle Lockrow will make his ARCA Menards Series East debut in May at Toledo Speedway. Lockrow, who has spent the last few seasons running in the NASCAR Whelen All-American Late Model Series and Chump Car Endurance Road Racing, will run with Tony Consentino Racing beginning at Toledo. In preparation, Lockrow tested a NASCAR Gander RV …

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ARCA Menards Series Adjusts Championship Points Format


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The ARCA Menards Series has changed its championship points format to align with the structure used in the NASCAR Cup Series, Xfinity Series, Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series, and ARCA Menards Series East and West. ARCA announced the change in a press release Friday morning (Jan. 24). Under the old points system, the race …

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Michael Self Returns to Venturini Motorsports in 2020 ARCA Menards Series

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Michael Self will again drive the No. 25 Toyota full-time for Venturini Motorsports in the 2020 ARCA Menards Series season, the team announced Thursday (Jan. 23). Self battled with Christian Eckes for the 2019 championship before coming up just short in the final race. He earned four wins, 14 top fives and 15 top 10s …

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Corey Heim Joining Venturini Motorsports for Part-Time ARCA Ride

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Corey Heim has joined Venturini Motorsports for the 2020 ARCA Menards Series season, the organization announced Thursday (Jan. 16). Heim will race part time with the team in all three divisions of the series, seven races in all. “I am really looking forward to getting into one of Venturini Motorsports Toyotas and hitting the track …

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Thad Moffitt Joins DGR-Crosley in ARCA Menards Series Season Opener

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Thad Moffitt will compete for DGR-Crosley in the ARCA Menards Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway, the team announced Thursday (Jan. 9). Moffitt, whose grandfather is Richard Petty, will be sponsored by Performance Plus Richard Petty Signature Series, and his car will be adorned with the Petty Blue paint color. In seven events in …

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Josh Williams, Mario Gosselin, Danny Johnson Teaming Up to Help Develop Talent

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In the current landscape of racing, there’s a significant middle gap. Josh Williams, Mario Gosselin and Danny Johnson are looking to fill that gap. Williams cut his teeth racing at the grassroots level. Between 2010 and 2018, he made 102 starts for his family-operated ARCA Menards Series team, JW Motorsports (which also fields Legends cars …

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Chandler Smith to Run 13 ARCA Races, Ryan Repko to Run 5

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Venturini Motorsports announced Chandler Smith will compete in 13 ARCA Menards Series races in 2020, and Ryan Repko will compete in five ARCA races for the organization. Repko will make his first start in the No. 20 at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday, Feb. 8. Smith will continue to drive the No. 20 Toyota, competing …

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Josh White Returning to Racing With Vizion Motorsports in 2020

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Josh White hasn’t been behind the wheel of a racecar since 2016, but that will change in 2020. White, 28, has 19 career ARCA Menard Series starts, finishing 12th in the 2015 championship standings. In 2016, he competed in his first Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway for Beaver Motorsports, finishing …

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