Lucas Oil 200 driven by General Tires – By the Numbers

0 – Number of races of any kind Kyly Petty had competed in before he won at Daytona in 1979; Petty’s nephew Thad Moffitt will make his Daytona debut in 2019

0.562 – Michael Self’s official margin of victory last year, in seconds, over Willie Mullins

2 – Consecutive General Tire Pole Awards at Daytona by the Venturini Motorsports No. 25 team; Tom Hessert III started from the pole in 2017 and Natalie Decker rolled from P1 in 2018

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60 ARCA Drivers Begin Preparation for 55th Lucas Oil 200 Driven by General Tire

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 12, 2018)¬†‚Äď After this week‚Äôs two-day test session shaking down new sleek composite bodies at Daytona International Speedway, the ARCA Racing Series Presented by Menards will return for the¬†season-opening 55th annual¬†Lucas Oil 200 Driven by General Tire¬†on Feb. 10. Continue reading

Haley Wins at Talladega

Justin Haley on Fan4Racing Radio, Monday, May 8, 2017 at 9 pm ET Photo – ARS

Justin Haley is our guest on Fan4Racing NASCAR & Race Talk, Monday, May 8, 2017 at 9 pm ET. Call 929-477-1790 or tweet @Fan4RacingSite or @Sal_Sigala with any questions or comments during our LIVE broadcast.

Justin Haley’s¬†first trip to Talladega Superspeedway turned out to be one for the ages. Haley, in his first-ever plate-track start, went from the back to the front in the No. 28 MDM Motorsports Toyota to win the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards General Tire 200 Saturday afternoon. Continue reading

Johnny Davis, The ‘JD’ in JD Motorsports with Gary Keller has an Interesting NASCAR Journey

Johnny Davis at 9:30 pm ET on Thursday, November 19, 2015 Photo - Phil Cavali Photography

Johnny Davis at 9:30 pm ET on Thursday, November 19, 2015 Photo – Phil Cavali Photography

Johnny Davis is our guest on Fan4Racing with Catchfence NASCAR Weekend Preview on Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 9 pm ET.  Call 929-477-1790 or tweet @Fan4RacingSite or @beberly18 with any questions or comments during our LIVE broadcast. 

There’s some NASCAR history behind JD Motorsports with Gary Keller and as happens so often, that history is an interesting part of their NASCAR inter-woven fabric¬†that¬†has led them to¬†what the organization is today.

This season, the organization has fielded three cars, the No. 01 with Landon Cassill, the No. 4 with Ross Chastain and the No. 0 with Harrison Rhodes. Other drivers behind the wheel of their cars this season include, ARCA Racing Series veteran Bobby Gerhart, a former K&N West winning driver, Michael Self, and GTS Champion Lawson Aschenbach.

However, it¬†is co-owner and founder Johnny Davis, as in the ‘JD’ in JD Motorsports with Gary Keller with an interesting story behind¬†their organization as they¬†head into the last race of their 2015 season at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Even recent history has a way of becoming¬†faded and forgotten, so this quick¬†trip down memory lane will¬†refresh¬†an interesting¬†journey¬†behind the organization.¬† Continue reading

ARCA International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 at Talladega Preview

Photo - Ranier Ehrhardt

Photo – Ranier Ehrhardt

So far in the 2014 ARCA season, it has been the same old song and dance for Grant Enfinger. The Alabama driver has won the first three races to start the season, becoming only the second driver to so do since Ramo Stott in 1970.

Enfinger showed speed in last year’s Talladega race, before getting caught up in an accident. The No. 90 car is the one to beat again this weekend at Talladega. He will have some challengers hot on his tail.

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