ARCA: Just A Bit Short; Frank Kimmel’s Late-Race Charge Not Quite Enough for Daytona Victory

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Story by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Jennifer Calandrillo photo — 10-time ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards champion Frank Kimmel’s chances to add a Daytona International Speedway (DIS) victory to his already impressive resume were far from over in the closing laps of Saturday’s Lucas Oil 200 Driven by General Tire. In fact, …

ARCA: Frank Kimmel Sports Familiar No. 46; Signs With Stange Racing for Final Season

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BROADVIEW, Ill. — official team release — Team Stange Racing photo — Team Stange Racing, LLC officially announces its 2016 ARCA Series presented by Menards Major sponsor for the #46 Ford that will be piloted by 10-time ARCA series Champion Frank Kimmel and sponsored by JUICE® Replay™. Rumors linking Kimmel to return to the #46 where he won 9 of …

ARCA: Venturini Motorsports Looking Ahead to 2016 After Solid Season and Toledo Win

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TOLEDO, Ohio – official series release – ARCA photo — Venturini Motorsports put together another successful campaign in 2015, bringing another new driver to victory lane and capturing multiple pole awards during the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards 2015 season. VMS picked up its only win of the season in May when Todd Gilliland went to victory lane just …

ARCA: Series Announces 2016 Return to Michigan; 35th Irish Hills Stop Set For June 10

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TOLEDO, Ohio — official series release — ARCA photo — The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards is headed back to Michigan Int’l Speedway for the 35th time Friday, June 10, 2016. Located in the Irish Hills of Brooklyn, Michigan, the spacious and fast two-mile superspeedway is an hour away from ARCA’s Temperance, Michigan-based home office, and has long been …

ARCA: Double Trouble; Venturini Motorsports Enters Two Kimmels for Salem Fall Classic

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TOLEDO, Ohio – official team release — Venturini Motorsports photos — If race fans were disappointed that Frank Kimmel wasn’t in the line-up in the spring ARCA Racing Series presented Menards race at Salem Speedway, they’ll be super excited, times two, when the Federated Car Care Fall Classic rolls off Saturday night, Sept. 19 Not only will Kimmel be back …

ARCA: Tying a Record; Kimmel Deadlocks Katona at Pocono With 43rd Career ARCA Pole

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LONG POND, Pa. – official series release – ARCA photo — Frank Kimmel won his first Menards Pole Award presented by Ansell in five years and tied an all-time ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards record in doing so Friday. Kimmel, driver of the No. 25 Ansell-Menards Toyota, will start on the front row of Saturday’s ModSpace 125 with his …

ARCA: Kimmel Earns Second Consecutive Top-Five Finish in Chicagoland

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CONCORD, N.C. – official team release — ARCA photo — Frank Kimmel finished fifth in Saturday’s ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards Scott 150 at Chicagoland Speedway. The run was his second consecutive top-five finish and his 271st overall during his storied career. Kimmel, who qualified sixth, once again found himself in the hunt for the top spot. After a successful practice …

ARCA: Michigan Qualifying Rained Out; Kimmel to Start From Pole In Corrigan Oil 200

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BROOKLYN, Mich. – official series release – ARCA photo — Rain showers that hit Michigan International Speedway this morning during Menards Pole Qualifying have caused ARCA Racing Series officials to cancel qualifying. The starting grid for today’s Corrigan Oil 200 at MIS will be set by practice speeds from Thursday’s full, 2.5-hour session. It is the first time ARCA has …

ARCA: Back on Top; Frank Kimmel Paces Thursday Practice at Michigan International Speedway

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BROOKLYN, Mich. – official series release – ARCA photo — Frank Kimmel has driven a lot of race cars at Michigan International Speedway over the years but the No. 25 Ansell-Menards Toyota Camry put together by his Venturini Motorsports team might be one of the best. Kimmel led the speed charts Thursday in a lengthy, 2.5-hour practice at MIS. “I’m …

AUDIO/RECAP: Trevor Time; Bayne Nabs Pole in ARCA Debut for Cunningham Motorsports

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LONG POND, Pa. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Kyle Magda photo — NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Trevor Bayne turned the fastest lap during the whole week for the ARCA Series at Pocono Raceway. Bayne reeled off a speed in the 170 mph range, then he played the waiting game until some of the …