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ARCA Racing Series Breakdown: 2019 VizCom 200 at Michigan

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With a thin starting field of only 18 cars taking the green at Michigan, much of Friday’s VizCom 200 played out as Ty Majeski expected, with the field stringing out and green flag runs telling the tale of the day. It may have been what Majeski expected, but it didn’t end the way he hoped. …

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ARCA Preview: General Tire 150 at Charlotte Motor Speedway

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(Photo: Mike Neff)

The ARCA Menards Series heads to the Charlotte Motor Speedway on Thursday for the General Tire 150. It’ll be the second straight visit to the speedway and 21st ARCA race. ARCA debuted at Charlotte in 1996 with Tim Steele earning the first three victories. Drivers like Adam Petty, Ryan Newman, Kerry Earnhardt, Frank Kimmel, and …

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Beyond the Cockpit: Brandon McReynolds on Stock Car Racing’s Present, Future & His Own

The son of legendary crew chief Larry McReynolds, it’s not hard to understand why Brandon McReynolds is pursuing a career as a driver, making his way up the stock car ladder. McReynolds, who made his ARCA debut earlier this season at Salem Speedway, last competed at Pocono, posting a top-five qualifying effort and a career …

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Steve Arpin ARCA Winner at Salem; Development Drivers Struggle

In speaking with Steve Arpin after practice yesterday, Steve told me “he’d see me in victory lane on Sunday.” That he did. Starting on the outside of the front row, Arpin made quick work of 16-year-old polesitter Max Gresham and went on to lead 138 circuits, scoring a convincing first victory in what was an …

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What to Watch For: 2010 Kentuckiana Ford Dealers 200 at Salem

After grabbing the provisional pole, Steve Arpin thought he had dodged his biggest bullet when Joey Coulter, fastest in Saturday’s extended practice for the ARCA Racing Series at Salem Speedway, fell short of his qualifying time. He thought wrong. Instead, it was another first-time pole winner that would end the day celebrating. Max Gresham, a …

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