ARCA: Reed Returns to Lira Motorsports; Will Drive the No. 38 Ford at Pocono

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images North America photo — NASCAR XFINITY Series regular Ryan Reed will pilot the No. 38 Lira Motorsports Ford Fusion in the upcoming ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards event at Pocono Raceway on June 3. Reed, who captured two wins for the team in the ARCA Racing Series in 2015, has …

ARCA: Off-Road Truck Star Sheldon Creed Signs for Full ARCA Schedule With Lira Motorsports

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TOLEDO, Ohio – official team release — Sheldon Creed Racing photo — Safecraft, one of the leading safety equipment suppliers in motorsports, has joined forces with Lira Motorsports and the team’s newest driver, Sheldon Creed. Beginning in Nashville this weekend, Safecraft Safety Equipment will be on board the No. 38 Lira Motorsports entry and will continue to be on the …

ARCA: Five Lira Motorsports Cars Lead Stacked Entry List for Music City 200 at Nashville

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NASHVILLE — official series release — ARCA photo — The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards entry list for the Music City 200 at Fairgrounds Speedway is on the move, in large part because of a big push from Lira Motorsports, which is fielding five Ford Fusions for the April 9 race. Missouri brothers Clayton and Kyle Weatherman will be …

ARCA: Off Road Truck Star Sheldon Creed Making ARCA Debut With Lira Motorsports at Nashville

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — ARCA photo — Lira Motorsports announced Wednesday that SPEED Energy Stadium Super Truck Series driver Sheldon Creed will be making his first ARCA attempt at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville on April 9, driving the No. 38 Safecraft Safety Equipment car. Creed has experience in various types of motorsports. He started in BMX at the age …

ARCA: Lira Motorsports Kicks Off Nashville Testing; Seven Drivers Turn Laps at Iconic Short Track

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – official series release — ARCA photo — The gates have officially swung open at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville, where Lira Motorsports — the first of several ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards teams headed to the iconic short track at the Tennessee State Fairgrounds to test — spent Friday and Saturday circling the high-banked oval in preparation for …

ARCA: After “Learning Experience” at Daytona, Lynn Balancing Family Business, School & Racing

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TOLEDO, Ohio – official series release by Don Radebaugh — ARCA photo — ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards SCOTT Rookie of the Year contender Brandon Lynn learned the hard way at Daytona, but at least he learned. “I learned one thing … as soon as you get away from the big pack, you’ve got nothing,” said Lynn, driver of …

NCWTS: Ryan Reed Rejoins Lira Motorsports for Camping World Truck Series Opener at Daytona

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – official team release — Robert Laberge/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — After posting one of the most dramatic victories of 2015 in last year’s NASCAR XFINITY Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway (DIS), Ryan Reed will return to Speedweeks this season with not one, but two opportunities to return to Victory Lane. In addition to his XFINITY …

ARCA: Chasing a Different Title; Kyle Weatherman Set To Compete Full-Time With Lira Motorsports

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — ARCA photo — Lira Motorsports made it official. Wentzville, Missouri’s Kyle Weatherman will drive the No. 58 Lira Motorsports Ford Fusion in 2016, beginning with the 53rd running of the Lucas Oil 200 at Daytona Int’l Speedway Saturday, February 13. Weatherman, who turned 18 in August, will make his career-first attempt at Daytona, …

ARCA: Gray Gaulding Completes Daytona Roster for Lira Motorsports

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — GGR photo — Gray Gaulding will make his ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards and Superspeedway debut with Lira Motorsports in the Lucas Oil 200 driven by General Tire at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway on Saturday, February 13th, 2016. Gaulding will pilot the No. 38 Krispy Kreme, Ford Performance, MOMO Ford Fusion. “This …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Debut Done; Lira Motorsports Drivers Finish Camping World Truck Series Race at Homestead

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HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Audio and story by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Lira Motorsports photo — ARCA Racing drivers Kyle Weatherman and David Levine concluded their 2015 seasons at Kansas Speedway last month. Weatherman fell short of his second career win with a runner-up finish, while Levine finished eighth to cement fifth spot in the championship standings. …

ARCA: Late Model Standout Travis Swaim Joins Lira Motorsports’ ARCA Team in 2016

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – official team release — Lira Motorsports and Travis Swaim have announced that they will team up for several ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards races in 2016. Swaim, the 2012 UARA-STARS Late Model Series champion, is a veteran late model racer who brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the growing driver roster at Lira Motorsports. Swaim …