NASCAR announced its second installment of events in its return to racing on Thursday.  The announcement revealed the planned date and location for the return of the ARCA Menards Series, as well as two NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour events which have been cancelled.   Along with a dozen events for its national series, including five […]

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Talladega, AL - Todd Gilliland  (No. 4 Frontline Enterprises Toyota) earned his second career ARCA Menards Series victory in Friday’s General Tire 200 at Talladega Superspeedway. Gilliland, who is a full-time driver in the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series for Kyle Busch Motorsports, took the lead after the first caution period of the race on […]

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FAST FACTS: General Tire 200  Where:                                    Talladega Superspeedway, Talladega, Alabama When:                                     Friday, April 26, 2019 Television:                             FS1, Live Track Length:                        2.66 miles Banking:                                33 degrees Most Recent Winner:            Zane Smith, April 27, 2018, 115.007 miles per hour Most Recent Pole Winner:   Michael Self, April 27, 2018, 181.953 mph Track Qualifying Record:    Bill Venturini, May […]

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Complications from food poisoning sidelined Christian Eckes from the ARCA Menards Series event at Salem Speedway (IN) on April 14, but the 18-year-old driver is ready to return to the driver’s seat as the series goes to Talladega Superspeedway (AL) this weekend.   Following Saturday’s on-track activities for the ARCA event at Salem, Eckes was […]

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For the first time in his ARCA Menards Series career, Travis Braden (No. 27 MatrixCare/Consonus Health Care/Liberty Village Ford) leads the series championship standings. Braden, a two-time champion in the ARCA/CRA Super Series for late models, assumed the series lead after a 12th-place finish at Salem Speedway.   Although driver and team both have ARCA […]

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series (NGTOS) rookie Gus Dean (@gusdean) will take advantage of an off weekend and return to the ARCA Menards Series to compete in Friday afternoon’s General Tire 200 at the famed Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway. The 2.66-mile superspeedway will always be a special race track for the Bluffton, S.C. […]

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Last year, Joe Graf, Jr. (No. 77 EAT SLEEP RACE Ford) came to Talladega Superspeedway as a raw, untested rookie. His experience had been gained on the short tracks of the Midwest and the Northeast, and two ARCA Menards Series starts at Nashville and Salem. He had no experience in the draft at Talladega, or […]

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There are names in racing that are instantly recognizable. Petty. Andretti. Foyt. Senna.   Those are the names that transcend the sport and have permeated popular culture worldwide. From success on the track to references in movies, television, and music, those names could be mentioned virtually anywhere on the globe and someone would recognize them. […]

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Sheldon Creed, the 2018 ARCA Menards Series champion, will be inducted into the International Motorsports Hall of Fame’s ARCA Wall of Champions on Thursday, April 25. Creed, who won four times on his way to the title, currently drives for GMS Racing’s NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series team. He has also maintained his presence in […]

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The ARCA Menards Series has been a part of Talladega Superspeedway’s history since the track’s inaugural season in 1969. Over the course of those 50 years, the series has run 55 races on the daunting 33-degree banks that sees speeds approach 200 miles per hour. The list of previous winners reads as a mixture of […]

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