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Former ARCA Menards Series Driver Buck Newland Dies at 79

Driving Fords fielded out of his shop near Dayton, Ohio, Newland was an annual competitor at ARCA’s season-opening race at Daytona International Speedway, finishing 11th in 1970, 10th in 1976, ninth in 1974 and seventh in 1971 in a race won by Iggy Katona.

Clint Bowyer to be Inducted into Talladega Walk of Fame

The City of Talladega will host its first Talladega Walk of Fame Induction Ceremony and Block Party in nearly nine years on Friday, April 22 (5-9 pm CDT) at Davey Allison Memorial Park. The event will help kick off Talladega Superspeedway’s tripleheader weekend, culminating on Sunday, April 24 with the GEICO 500.

Former ARCA Driver and Team Member of On Point Motorsports, Del Markle Dies at...

"It is with profound sadness and a heavy heart to share with you the passing of Del Markle, a true staple of our organization. Del was the smartest, most versatile man that we've ever had the privilege of calling our teammate."

Drivers Form Drivers Advisory Council Ahead of 2022 Season

Today, the NASCAR Cup Series drivers announce the formation of the Drivers Advisory Council. This council is an independent group of eligible members that, through its passion for competition and sustainability of racing, is committed to further improving the areas of safety in motorsports, growing and enhancing the sport, and maximizing the opportunities for drivers to achieve success both on and off the track.

Former Cup Series Driver Dr. Don Tarr Dies at 92

He started racing after becoming friends with Bobby Allison. Tarr's first race was at the Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 6, 1976.

Former NASCAR Cup Owner of Filmar Racing, Filbert Martocci Dies at Age 88

Filbert Joseph Martocci, Jr. age 88 of Brentwood, TN passed away December 31, 2021 at his home.

Former Cup Series Owner Hiram Handy Dies at 87

Jeff served his country in the US Army during the Korean War Time. He enjoyed dirt track racing, motorcycle drag racing, and motorcycle hill climbing in the mountains of Virginia after serving in the US Army. Jeff very much lived and enjoyed his life to the fullest as a Nascar Car Owner and Nascar Driver of the car number 25 and car number 33.

Former ARCA Series Driver Keith Plough Dies at 91

Keith Ploughe, the 1966 ARCA Menards Series championship runner-up driver who raced in the series from 1959-78, died Dec. 29, 2021, at the age of 91.

Martha Earnhardt, Husband to Ralph Earnhardt, Mother to Dale Earnhardt Dies at 91

The family requests that memorials be made to either the Dale Jr. Foundation and/or Memorial Baptist Church.

Former NASCAR Driver Kasey Kahne to Run Full World of Outlaws Schedule in 2022

For the first time ever, Kasey Kahne is set to embark on a full-time campaign with the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series in 2022.