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Mon 23 Dec 2002
Series testing at Daytona wrap up 2002-12-22

Series testing at Daytona wrap up 2002-12-22

ARCA RE/MAX Series test wraps up with Gerhart fastest. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Dec. 22, 2002) -- ARCA RE/MAX Series teams concluded their test session two hours early on Sunday after completing all of their work in preparation for the Feb. 8...

Saturday, December 21 test day at Daytona

Saturday, December 21 test day at Daytona

Bobby Gerhart looking to continue domination at Daytona. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Dec. 21, 2002) -- Bobby Gerhart doesn't take Daytona International Speedway for granted. He has posted five top-10 finishes, including two victories (1999...

Thu 19 Dec 2002
2003 ARCA television plans and business news announced

2003 ARCA television plans and business news announced

COVINGTON KY -- With Frank Kimmel's 2002 championship Ford Taurus paired up with Benny Parson's 1968 championship Ford Torino as center pieces, the annual ARCA RE/MAX Series press conference went off without a hitch Saturday afternoon at the ...

2003 Banquet summary

2003 Banquet summary

Record Banquet attendees witness crowning of ARCA king Kimmel. COVINGTON KY (12-14-02) -- With the brilliantly lit Cincinnati skyline as a backdrop, a record 600 people turned up Saturday night at the luxurious Northern Kentucky Convention ...

BUSCH: Blount moves with Braun Racing to Busch seriesHeadline

BUSCH: Blount moves with Braun Racing to Busch series

Mooresville, North Carolina (December 17, 2002) - Braun Racing announced today that it will field an entry in the 2003 NASCAR BGN Series with Rookie driver Chad Blount. Last week the team announced that they would field an entry for Steadman...

Thu 12 Dec 2002
Kerry Earnhardt - Motorsports 2003 preview

Kerry Earnhardt - Motorsports 2003 preview

Kerry Earnhardt to visit with fans at Motorsports 2003. FORT WASHINGTON, PA /TRENTON, NJ, DECEMBER 9, 2002 . . . Kerry Earnhardt has been somewhat the "forgotten Earnhardt" for a number of years. His father Dale, a legend in NASCAR stock car ...

Thu 05 Dec 2002
IRL: MIS promotes Bill Janitz

IRL: MIS promotes Bill Janitz

BROOKLYN, Mich. -- Bill Janitz, a part of the Michigan International Speedway Public Relations team since 2001, has been named Public Relations and News Manager, MIS Director of Public Relations Steve Shunck announced today. Janitz's new title,...

BUSCH: IPS: IRL: Kentucky Speedway signs Meijer as sponsor

BUSCH: IPS: IRL: Kentucky Speedway signs Meijer as sponsor

Meijer signs five-year sponsorship agreement with Kentucky Speedway. Meijer becomes Title Sponsor of "The Meijer 300" NASCAR Busch Series event and "The Official Supercenter of Kentucky Speedway" SPARTA, KY. -- Kentucky Speedway, one of ...

Tue 03 Dec 2002
ARCA's Shelby Howard to appear on RPM 2Night

ARCA's Shelby Howard to appear on RPM 2Night

Indianapolis, IN (December 1, 2002) -- Coming fresh off of his introduction to a national television audience last Friday, 17-year-old ARCA driver Shelby Howard will be making his first appearance on RPM 2Night (ESPN2) on Sunday, December 1st at...

Wed 27 Nov 2002
DuQuoin added to 2003 schedule

DuQuoin added to 2003 schedule

Race Trucks to make 1st appearance on Historic DuQuoin Mile August 23rd, 2003! For the first time ever, a racing vehicle other than a car, motorcycle or tractor will compete on the historic one mile dirt oval of the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, as...

Mon 25 Nov 2002
2002 year in review

2002 year in review

Guinn, Baumgartner conquer ARCA Touring titles. TOLEDO, OH -- Erie, Michigan driver Chad Guinn raced his way into the ARCA record books earning his career-first ARCA Lincoln Welders Truck Series title in 2002 while Ottawa Lake, Michigan driver...

2002 year in review

2002 year in review

Kimmel crowned ARCA Re/Max King again. TOLEDO OH, - Marked by triumph and tragedy, the ARCA RE/MAX Series completed its 50th season of competition in 2002 crowning Frank Kimmel as its driving champion for the fourth time in five seasons while...

Fri 22 Nov 2002
ARCA driver Howard

ARCA driver Howard "20/20" air date

Youngest ARCA driver to be showcased on "20/20" ABC to showcase Shelby Howard on November 29. Indianapolis, IN (November 20, 2002) - Greenwood, Indiana driver Shelby Howard, the youngest driver to ever compete in the 50-year history of the ARCA...

Sat 16 Nov 2002
ARCA ends sanctioning of midget series

ARCA ends sanctioning of midget series

TOLEDO OH (11-15-02) ARCA, in an effort to concentrate its efforts on its core racing activities, has announced that the recently completed 2002 season would end its sanctioning of the ARCA Midget Series. "Given the time and effort that it takes...

Lake Erie Speedway added to 2003 schedule

Lake Erie Speedway added to 2003 schedule

ARCA RE/MAX & Lake Erie Speedway announce plans for 2003 North East, PA, 11/13/02 - Excitement filled the air as ARCA RE/MAX officials, Jim Clarke and Zach Drager along with veteran series driver, Andy Belmont, formally announced at a press...

Jason Jarrett team meeting, tire test notes

Jason Jarrett team meeting, tire test notes

For Jarrett; a positive team meeting, positive tire test; bring on 2003! This week's meeting with ML Motorsports team owners and a subsequent tire test have left veteran ARCA RE/MAX series driver Jason Jarrett anxiously awaiting the arrival of...

Thu 07 Nov 2002
IRL: Shunck joins Michigan Speedway staff

IRL: Shunck joins Michigan Speedway staff

Shunck named MIS Director of Public Relations BROOKLYN, Mich. --Steve Shunck, whose experience includes CART, NASCAR, and ABC Sports has been named Director of Public Relations for Michigan International Speedway, MIS President Brett Shelton ...

Tue 05 Nov 2002
2002 Awards Banquet summary

2002 Awards Banquet summary

Top ARCA Touring champs Guinn, Baumgartner honored. TOLEDO OH, 11-2-02 -- More than 300 people jammed the Grand Ballroom of the Radisson Hotel in downtown Toledo, Ohio Saturday night to honor 2002 champions and front-runners from the ARCA...

2003 schedule announced

2003 schedule announced

TOLEDO OH (11-3-02) -- The ARCA RE/MAX Series, having just completed its 50th anniversary season of competition, has released its 2003 schedule to include 22 events at 18 tracks in 13 states. Often recognized as the world's most versatile ...

2003 ARCA schedule

2003 ARCA schedule

<pre> 2003 ARCA RE/MAX SERIES SCHEDULE DATE TRACK LOCATION 2-8 Daytona Int'l Speedway Daytona Beach, FL 3-8 Atlanta Motor Speedway Hampton, GA 4-11 Nashville Superspeedway ...

Sun 27 Oct 2002
Bob James obit 2002-10-25

Bob James obit 2002-10-25

TOLEDO OH (10-25-02) Auto racing legend and MARC/ARCA series veteran driver Bob James passed away following a four-month battle with cancer. He was 79. James succumbed peacefully in his Chagrin Falls, Ohio home on Friday morning, October 25 at...

Sat 26 Oct 2002
Chase Montgomery 2002 season wrap-up

Chase Montgomery 2002 season wrap-up

Montgomery pleased with first full ARCA season. LEBANON, Tenn. (October 25, 2002) -- 19-year-old ARCA RE/MAX driver Chase Montgomery learned a lot in his first full season in the ARCA series.  He learned with the good comes the bad and nothing...

Wed 16 Oct 2002
BUSCH: IRL: Kentucky Speedway 2003 schedule

BUSCH: IRL: Kentucky Speedway 2003 schedule

2003 KENTUCKY SPEEDWAY EVENTS TO PROVIDE A VARIETY OF STOCK CAR, TRUCK AND OPEN WHEEL RACE ACTION NASCAR Busch Series, NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series, Indy Racing League and ARCA RE/MAX Series action return to Kentucky Speedway in 2003. SPARTA,...

Sun 13 Oct 2002