The ARCA Midwest Tour kicked off its 2016 season Sunday afternoon with the Joe Shear Classic at Madison International Speedway in Wisconsin.  Defending champion Ty Majeski bested a field of Super Late Models that included names such as Johnny Sauter, Travis Sauter and Dennis Prunty.


Throughout the day, photographer Bruce Nuttleman captured the action on-track and behind the scenes.  Race fans can check out speed shots, unique candid photos and more in the photo gallery that is now posted on the Five Star Race Car Bodies Facebook Feed.


For more coverage of Sunday’s season opener for the ARCA Midwest Tour, check out’s Speed Central and the race highlights posted on the Speed51 Network.


-Text by Staff. Photo credit: Nuttleman

Photo Gallery: ARCA Midwest Tour Opener at Madison