Dirt Afficionado Sheltra Eyes Bill France Triple Crown; DuQuoin's "Magic Mile" Dirt Leads Off
DuQUOIN IL (8-31-08) - Indiantown, Florida's Patrick Sheltra cut his teeth on dirt tracks across America. So it would only seem right that the dirt late model veteran would be in a hurry to get to the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds - AKA - the "Magic Mile" for the 58th Southern Illinois 100 Labor Day Monday, September 1st.
HRE Set for Dirt Trackin' at DuQuoin with Winning Combo and Koichi Tanabe
Mooresville, NC (08-29-2008) - Hattori Racing Enterprises continues on its mission of developing driving talent and also developing Toyota engineers, mechanics and service representatives. Traveling with HRE to Duquoin State Fairgrounds is Toyota technician Koichi Tanabe of Tokyo, Japan. Tanabe has worked this week on the AISIN Camry and worked with Germain Racing mechanics as they prepared the team's three Tundras for racing in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series at Gateway International Raceway. In developing driving talent, HRE has Midwest dirt racer and HRE crew member Brent Glastetter behind the wheel of the #01 AISIN Camry for one of the most thrilling races on the ARCA RE/MAX Series schedule.
Bean Takes a Second Shot at a Dirt Track at DuQuoin
Mooresville, NC (8.28.08) - After a disappointing 32nd place finish at the Allen Crowe Memorial 100 on the Illinois State Fairgrounds dirt track, Dexter and Team GLOCK would like to move ahead in points as the season winds down to six remaining races. They will race on the one mile clay track in the Southern Illinois 100 at DuQuoin State Fairgrounds in the ARCA RE/MAX Series on Monday, September 1st.
Speed, Butler and Lofton Return to Dirt at DuQuoin
DENVER, N.C. (August 28, 2008) - Fresh on the heels of their dirt debuts in Springfield, Illinois, Eddie Sharp Racing teammates Scott Speed, Ken Butler, III and Justin Lofton head to the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds this weekend for round two in the heat and dust at the Southern Illinois 100.
DuQuoin's 'Magic Mile' Full of Flavor, Stories Galore - Schrader, Stenhouse, Tyler "2" Much
DuQUOIN IL (8-29-08) - It's a throwback to how it used to be when people came from miles around to eat corn dogs and elephant ears at the fair while they waited for their heroes to fire up their stock cars and champ cars. It's how it used to be; and for the versatile ARCA RE/MAX Series warriors, it's how it still is, and will be, when the renowned stock car tour, in its 56th consecutive season, aims for the sleepy little corner of southern Illinois to mix it up on the "Magic Mile".
Concord, NC (August 27, 2008) - Brian Tyler returns to the DuQuoin State Fair for another "double-duty" weekend on the dirt. The popular Mt. Pleasant, NC driver will do a "Toyota Two-Step," driving Toyota powered cars in both the ARCA REMAX Series Southern Illinois 100 on Monday, and the Ted Horn 100 USAC Silver Crown race on Sunday night.
TOLEDO OH (8-28-08)--Officials from ARCA and CGS Imaging have announced a formal partnership positioning CGS Imaging as the "Official Wide Format Digital Printing Supplier of ARCA" and the latest company to join the ARCA RE/MAX Series' 2011 plan.
James Buescher Returns To The Dirt With Win-Tron Racing At DuQuoin
DUQUOIN, Illinois (August 28, 2008) - - It's been a little over a year since James Buescher has played in the dirt in the ARCA RE/MAX Series. But, he won't have to watch much longer as Buescher has been tapped to drive the No. 32 Win-Tron Racing entry at the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds for the traditional Labor Day Southern Illinois 100.
DuQuoin IL (August 27, 2008)-Justin Allgaier will head to the second and final dirt track race of the 2008 ARCA RE/MAX Series season at the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds Monday, September 1, 2008. The ARCA Series will take to the track for the running of the 56th annual Southern Illinois 100 at the one-mile DuQuoin, IL dirt track.
Patrick Sheltra Feeling Comfortable Heading Into DuQuoin Territory
DUQUOIN, Illinois (August 28, 2008) - - Territory is a pretty big word to use in racing. But for ARCA RE/MAX Series (ARS) driver Patrick Sheltra he is comfortable in using that word as the ARS heads to their final dirt track race of the season at the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds on Monday, September 1st.
Sheltra Motorsports Welcomes Larry Moore In Time For DuQuoin
WHITESVILLE, Kentucky (August 27, 2008) - - Sheltra Motorsports, a full-time competitor in the ARCA RE/MAX Series (ARS) announced today the addition of Larry Moore as Director of Competition effective immediately. Moore, a Daytona Beach, Florida resident will oversee the competition side of the team's ARCA RE/MAX Series program beginning with Monday's Labor Day tradition at the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds.
TOLEDO OH (8-27-08) - Brad Keselowski's stock is clearly on the rise. So what does the NASCAR Nationwide Series' most recent winner do on the Tuesday after his momentous victory at Bristol Motor Speedway? How about hang out at Toledo Speedway.
Diverse 7-Race Homestretch to Determine 08 Champ; Dirt, Speedways, Short Tracks, Road Course Mix in
TOLEDO OH (8-26-08) - Headed down the homestretch, nothing says the ARCA RE/MAX Series quite like the last seven races of the 2008 season.
Call it good; call it bad; call it interesting; call it amazing; call it cool; call it what you will, but make sure you also describe it as the most diverse stretch in all of motorsports, because it most certainly is.
TOLEDO OH (8-25-08) - Over the course of an ARCA RE/MAX Series career that dates back nearly 20 years, Frank Kimmel has won a lot of special series awards; however, the Casite Hard Charger Award has not been among his special award achievements.