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Toni Breidinger Joins Venturini for 4 ARCA Races

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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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Taylor Gray Healthy, Aiming for ARCA Wins

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(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

After his first year of competing across all three ARCA series yielded one win (coming in the 2020 penultimate ARCA Menards Series West race), 13 top fives and 20 top 10s, Taylor Gray seemed destined to record even better results in year two. In addition to racing part-time in the ARCA Menards Series and full-time …

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Couch Potato Tuesday: MAVTV Provides Lackluster Iowa Broadcast

2021 ARCA Iowa Pack Racing Sammy Smith, No. 81 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota (Credit: NKP)

Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography

The Olympic Break continues. With the majority of the biggest series being off last weekend, it almost feels like the offseason in many ways. Driver behavior is not really dissimilar. Just look at anything Kyle Busch has posted in the last week once he got over the shenanigans at Loudon. That said, not everyone spent …

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Iowa Speedway Needs Another Race, More Promotion for Success

2021 ARCA Iowa Pack Racing Ty Gibbs, No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota, and Taylor Gray, No. 17 David Gilliland Racing Ford (Credit: Matthew Putney/ARCA Racing used with permission)

Photo: Matthew Putney/ARCA Racing used with permission

With the NASCAR national series and the NTT IndyCar Series off during the Summer Olympics, the ARCA Menards Series is the only series that continues to race during this time. Moreover, ARCA was the only series this year to race at Iowa Speedway. The 0.875-mile short track hosted ARCA for the 15th time, and Ty …

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Taylor Gray Racing Part Time Trucks, ARCA in 2022

2021 ARCA Elko Taylor Gray, No. 17 David Gilliland Racing Ford (Credit: NKP)

Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography

After recently returning from an off-track injury, Taylor Gray has big plans for both his ARCA and NASCAR future with David Gilliland Racing. The teenager will once again run a part-time schedule in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series next season. Gray will also compete part-time in ARCA and full-time in the ARCA Menards Series …

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ARCA Preview: 2021 Shore Lunch 150 at Iowa

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Ty Gibbs, driver of the #18 Monster Energy-Terrible Herbst-ORCA Toyota wins the Shore Lunch 150 for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards at Iowa Speedway on Saturday, July 18, 2020. (Barry Cantrell/ARCA Racing)

Can history be made in the 2021 Shore Lunch 150 at Iowa Speedway, the first combination race for the ARCA Menards Series and ARCA Menards Series East? There has never been either a two-time or back-to-back winner in ARCA history at the short track. Ty Gibbs enters the 150-lap race as the defending race winner …

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Entry List: 2021 Shore Lunch 150

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Ty Gibbs, driver of the #18 Monster Energy-Terrible Herbst-ORCA Toyota wins the Shore Lunch 150 for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards at Iowa Speedway on Saturday, July 18, 2020. (Barry Cantrell/ARCA Racing)

For the first time this year, the ARCA Menards Series and ARCA Menards Series East will have a combination race, the first of three. Twenty-four drivers will compete in the 2021 Shore Lunch 150 at Iowa Speedway, and all will qualify, barring any entry list changes. Full-time East drivers Sammy Smith, Mason Diaz, Joey Iest, …

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