ARCA: Kevin Swindell Strikes to Win at Springfield

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – official release – ARCA photo — As of 5 p.m. Tuesday, Kevin Swindell wasn’t sure what he was doing this weekend, but he didn’t plan on racing. That changed when Venturini Motorsports’ Billy Venturini called and offered him a chance to drive the No. 15 Zaxby’s Toyota on the one-mile dirt track in Springfield, Illinois. Swindell accepted the …

ARCA: Kevin Swindell to Sub for Townley at Springfield

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CONCORD, N.C. – official release – ARCA photo — Kevin Swindell will reunite with Venturini Motorsports (VMS) this weekend when he steps in for driver John Wes Townley at the Springfield Mile driving the No.15 Zaxby’s Toyota. Townley will miss his third consecutive ARCA race after an accident at Pocono Raceway on August 1, 2014. “It’s an unfortunate situation John …

ARCA: Local Flavor Showcased in Springfield; Ryan Unzicker Ready to Roll on the Dirt

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TOLEDO, Ohio – official release – ARCA photo — The annual SuperChevyStores.com 100 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds – this year being the 52nd running – always sports a good bit of local flavor, which definitely adds to the overall personality of the show, complete with its very own and spectacular Illinois State Fair as a backdrop. El Paso, Illinois’ …

ARCA: Schrader is Racing, Prepping Way for Trip to Springfield

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TOLEDO, Ohio – official release — Ken Simon photo — According to Ken Schrader, racing at the Illinois State Fairgrounds and the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds is a throwback to the old days. Those old days are very special to the 59-year-old veteran driver. “Springfield and DuQuoin were the really big races that we went to as kids,” Schrader said. “Went to …

ARCA: Bob Strait Ready to Strap Back In at Springfield

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TOLEDO, Ohio –  official release — ARCA photo — It’s been exactly six years to the day since ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards veteran Bob Strait raced on the Springfield mile dirt, but that will change when the 52nd annual SuperChevyStores.com 100 gets ready to roll Sunday afternoon, Aug. 17 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. While some drivers aspire …