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May 2010

  • Rob Jones driving Hixson's No. 23 at Toledo: Hixson Motorsports is excited to announce the addition of Rob Jones to its driver lineup for the 2010 ARCA Racing Series.  Jones will make his first start in the #23 Hixson Construction Chevrolet this weekend in the Menards 200 at Toledo Speedway. Currently plans call for Jones to compete in several events for Hixson Motorsports over the remainder of the season, in either the #23 or #28 entries. (Hixson Motorsports PR) (05-21-10)
  • AJ Frank driving Venturini's No. 15 at Toledo UPDATE:  USAR Pro Cup veteran AJ Frank will drive the No. 15 Venturini Motorsports Chevrolet at Toledo Speedway. It will be his first of two minimum ARCA Racing Series starts this year. (05-16-10)
    UPDATE: "This week my team is heading out to Toledo, Ohio with my teammates Steve Arpin and Mikey Kile to test. I am sad to say that we did not raise enough sponsorship for me to be in the #15 Chevrolet for the May 23rd Toledo ARCA race. The #15 will be there but I will be in the spotter stand spotting and not in the seat." - Alli Owens (05-17-10)
  • Kyle Fowler joins ESR for Toledo: Eddie Sharp Racing announced Kyle Fowler will run the Menards 200 presented by Federated Car Care at Toledo Speedway on May 23, 2010. Fowler will make his debut in the ARCA Racing Series presented by RE/MAX and Menards, driving the No. 6 Toyota fielded by ESR. "I am extremely excited about the opportunity to run with Eddie Sharp Racing," Fowler said.  "I am graduating high school this weekend, and I am glad to finally be able to put 110 percent of my time into my racing. " The 17-year-old Georgia native grew up racing Bandolero and Legends Cars, winning feature events and titles at a young age. (activ8 communications) (05-15-10)
  • Andy Belmont Racing adds sponsor: Andy Belmont Racing has added yet another marketing partner to its ARCA Racing Series team roster for 2010. Hunter Ridge Ranch, one of the nation's premium hunting destinations for a world-class outdoor experience, is now a proud sponsor of Andy Belmont Racing and will be featuring its logo onboard Belmont's Ford Fusions. (ARCARacing.com) (05-15-10)
  • Matt Crafton to make ARCA debut at Toledo: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series veteran Matt Crafton has filed an entry to compete at Toledo Speedway. Crafton will race the same car [Paul] Menard drove a year ago, fielded by Kimmel Racing. The No. 88 Ford Fusion will be decorated fluorescent red and carry co-primary sponsorship from Messina Wildlife Management and his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series sponsor, Menards, also the Toledo race sponsor. (ARCARacing.com) (05-15-10)