ARCA: Gallagher Finally Scores First Win in Kansas; Mitchell Crowned ARCA Champion

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. – official release — ARCA photo — Spencer Gallagher’s first trip to victory lane in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards was a memorable one, coming in the final race of the 2014 season at Kansas Speedway. “It’s been a long road for us,” Gallagher said. “We had a very fast car in practice, but I …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Mason Mitchell on Verge of First Championship

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Story by Associate Editor Kyle Magda for Race Chaser Online — Gregg Ellman/HHP photo — As soon as the green flag drops on tonight’s Kansas ARCA 98.9, Mason Mitchell will clinch the ARCA championship. The driver/owner has had continued consistency in the 2014 ARCA season and got to breathe a little easier after the ZLOOP 150 at Kentucky …

ARCA: Spencer Gallagher Leads Abbreviated Practice, Rain Cancels Qualifying

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Report by Associate Editor Kyle Magda for Race Chaser Online — Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images North America photo — Spencer Gallagher posted the quickest speed in his ARCA return in the abbreviated practice session this morning at Kansas Speedway. Gallagher led the practice charts with a top speed of 170.632 mph, the only car to crack the 170 mph barrier. …

ARCA: “Pretty in Pink” for Will Kimmel at Kansas

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — official release — ARCA photo — Wth the 62nd ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards season nearly in the books, the results are in for Will Kimmel, and the scorecard looks fabulous, especially on the bigger intermediate tracks where the third-generation ARCA racer has been rock-solid all year in the Kimmel Racing Ford. In fact, if …

ARCA: Mason Mitchell’s First Championship Within Reach

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official release — Mason Mitchell Motorsports photo — It’s been 40 years since an Iowa native captured the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards championship, but second-year driver Mason Mitchell hopes to erase that drought Friday night in the ARCA 98.9 at the Kansas Speedway and become the third Iowa native to capture ARCA’s top prize. Mitchell and his …

ARCA: No Outrunning Him; Self Clinches 2014 SCOTT Rookie of the Year Award

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. – official release – ARCA photo — It’s almost official; at least it is if you add up the points, which place Austin Wayne Self clearly atop the standings for the 2014 SCOTT Rookie of the Year award. In fact, from a points-perspective, he’s untouchable through the Kansas Speedway finale Friday night. “This is a really cool …

ARCA: Venturini Motorsports Aiming for Sixth Season Victory in Finale

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Kansas City, Kan. — team release — ARCA photo — As the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards 2014 Season comes to a close Friday night with the ARCA 98.9 from Kansas Speedway it also completes the 32nd year of series competition for Venturini Motorsports (VMS). Eyeing their sixth victory of the season, which would match last season’s mark in team …

ARCA: GMS Racing: Enfinger Chasing Championship, Gallagher Back in Car

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — official release — ARCA photo — GMS Racing will have two entries in the ARCA 98.8 Friday at Kansas Speedway. Grant Enfinger will drive the No. 90 Motor Honey/Casite, Allegiant Travel Chevrolet while Spencer Gallagher returns to the track in the No. 23 Allegiant Travel Chevrolet. Enfinger enters the race second in the driver championship point standings …

ARCA: Coughlin Heads to Kansas With High Expectations

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DELAWARE, Ohio – official release — ARCA photo — Cody Coughlin will head to Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas this Friday for the ARCA Racing Series presented by  Menards season finale with high expectations. This will be his 11th start and already has two top-five and seven top-10 finishes driving the Venturini Motorsports prepared no. 55 JEGS Toyota Camry.  The …

ARCA: Hassler Announces New HARE Motorsports Team; To Debut at Kansas

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TOLEDO, Ohio — official release — ARCA photo — Columbia, Missouri’s Galen Hassler has big plans with the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards, and it starts at Kansas Speedway in the ARCA 98.9 Friday night. With plans to run fulltime in 2015, Hassler will get things going in ARCA’s season finale. “This will be the first race for our …