archives

Scroll down to view past ARCA Racing Series news and rumors.


november 2008

  • Mandatory drug testing in 2009: Any driver that plans to compete in the 2009 ARCA/REMAX series must go through a 9 step process to be drug tested. (ARCA Thunder) (11-25-08)
  • Caisse parts ways with Germain/Hattori: Sean Caisse is no longer with Germain Racing or Hattori Racing Enterprises. (ARCA Thunder) (11-25-08)
  • Roush-Fenway not returning in 2009: A top Roush Fenway official described his team’s moves as typical and said they reflect a decision to run fewer entries in 2009. “We are running two less truck teams and no ARCA team next year,” Roush Fenway Racing President Geoff Smith said in an e-mail Tuesday. “The layoffs relate to those teams. (Scene Daily) (11-19-08)
  • Spraker Racing losing Glock: Glock will not sponsor Spraker Racing for the 2009 season.  The team is searching for sponsorship. (ARCA Thunder) (11-13-08)
  • Cunningham searching for drivers: Cunningham-Penske Driver Development Team finalizing plans for 2009 season. Limited number races available in USAC Midgets, ARCA RE/MAX Series & NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series. Funded drivers may contact Mark Gibson. (ARCA Classifieds) (11-13-08)
  • Belmont looking for second driver: Andy Belmont Racing [is] accepting resumes for full or partial schedule in 2009 from funded drivers, for our second team car 14. Drivers with proper credentials and resume may contact Andy Belmont or David Leiner. (ARCA Classifieds) (11-04-08)
  • Daytona Testing opportunities at BGR: December 19,20, 21. Test with the 5 time Arca 200 winning team at Daytona. Rookie and veteran funded drivers call Bobby Gerhart 717-273-7995 or Billy Gerhart 717-304-6263. Team will have 4 Chevrolets available for the open Arca test weekend. (BGR PR) (11-03-08)
  • Bean looking at NASCAR? UPDATE Spraker Looking for Driver: During Sunday night's Speed Report on SPEED/TV, Ray Dunlap reported that Dexter Bean may go truck racing in 2009. (Jayski.com) (10-21-08)
    UPDATE: Front-running ARCA team seeking funded driver for 2009 season. Top-caliber equipment - proven track record. Ready to start testing now. Contact Jeff Spraker, Spraker Racing Enterprises. (ARCA Classifieds) (11-02-08)