ARCA: By A Skosh; Dean Edges Williams Before Yellow Flies; Wins Eventful Talladega Race

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — ARCA photo — A matter of inches made the difference in Friday’s General Tire 200 at Talladega. Gus Dean and Josh Williams ran side-by-side until a multi-car crash behind them erupted. ARCA officials ended the race under yellow with lightning in the area and at the time …

ARCA: Hessert On Top Again at Talladega; Wins Menards Pole Award for General Tire 200

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — official series release — ARCA photo — Qualifying has ended and Tom Hessert is the winner of the Menards Pole Award presented by Ansell. Hessert has had pretty good luck here at Talladega with fast cars the last two years, winning in 2014 and leading until he ran out of gas in 2015. Another fast car today was …

ARCA: Age is Just a Number; Gaulding & Gerhart Among Those Gunning for Daytona Victory

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official series release — ARCA photos — A full field of ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards rookies and veterans will run the gamut when a 40-car field takes off Saturday for the 53rd running of the Lucas Oil 200 Driven By General Tire at Daytona Int’l Speedway. Few examples are more pronounced than with newcomer Gray …

NXS: By a Skosh; Austin Dillon Picks Up Fifth XFINITY Pole of 2015

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JOLIET, Ill. — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images North America photo — NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Austin Dillon decided to run this weekend’s XFINITY Series race at Chicagoland Speedway, and so far, it seems his decision has paid off. Dillon was fastest when it counted, with the No. 33 Rheem Chevrolet …

ARCA: First Time for Everything; Coughlin Earns Talladega Pole

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — official series release — ARCA photo — Cody Coughlin won his first Menards Pole Award presented by Ansell today, grabbing the pole for tonight’s International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 at Talladega Superspeedway. Coughlin, in the No. 55 JEGS Toyota, won the pole with a speed of 187.883 mph during group qualifying Friday. He beat out Cunningham …

ARCA: Repeating History; Austin Wayne Self Hoping to Win Championship in Sophomore Season

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TOLEDO, Ohio – official series release by Doug Donnelly – Austin Wayne Self Racing photo – Austin Wayne Self is trying to do something in 2015 that only two drivers in ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards history have been able to accomplish – win the series championship in the next year after being the SCOTT Rookie of the Year. …

ARCA: Back on Top; Gerhart Paces Opening Practice Session at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official release – ARCA photo — Bobby Gerhart, an eight-time winner at Daytona Int’l Speedway, put up the fastest speed at Thursday’s ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards practice. Gerhart needed just 10 laps to turn the fastest lap of the day. Gerhart, in a Chevrolet, turned his best lap in 188.945 mph, just a tick …

ARCA: Gerhart Re-signs Lucas Oil For 2015 Season

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TOLEDO, Ohio – official team release – ARCA photo — Bobby Gerhart Racing (BGR) announced on Wednesday that it has re-signed Lucas Oil for the 2015 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards season. “The 2015 season marks our 12th year with Lucas Oil,” Bobby Gerhart said. “We are very proud of our association with Lucas Oil and the success that we …

ARCA: Gerhart to Hit Milestone; Makes Start No. 300 This Weekend at ‘Dega

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(TALLADEGA, Ala. – May 1, 2014) – Bobby Gerhart has long been considered ARCA’s king of restrictor plate racing. With eight wins at Daytona and one at Talladega, it’s not hard to figure out why. That said, it’s somewhat ironic that Bobby Gerhart’s 300th career ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards start comes this Saturday at Talladega Superspeedway in the 52nd running …

ARCA: Gerhart tops Thursday practice session at Daytona

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(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – February 14, 2014) – AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhach – Bobby Gerhart picked up where he usually does at Daytona International Speedway Thursday. The veteran ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards driver turned the fastest lap of the four-hour practice session during his first two laps on the track. He ended up the fastest of the 42 cars to …