2015 ARCA Truck Series Champion Jeff Myers, Jr. Returns To The Seat; Will Compete At Columbus!

Millersport, Ohio (July 20th, 2016) — Last year’s ARCA Truck Series champion Jeff Myers, Jr. was unable to defend his title this year for personal reasons. But now he will be making his first appearance behind the wheel this Saturday night at the Columbus Motor Speedway in the 75…the final truck race at the 50 year old facility.

“I’m really […]

ARCA Truck Series Announces New Pole Award Sponsor – “Carmen’s Vacuum Pole Award”

Phoenix Management Official Tom Cumbow announced today he had completed a deal with Carmen’s Distribution for Carmen’s Vacuum to be the Pole award sponsor for the remainder of the 2016 season. The Carmen’s Vacuum Pole Award will be the same beautiful helmet trophy but will now include a $50 cash award.  Carmen’s Vice President Jason Geehring had this to say […]

Lorain County By The Numbers!

WINNER #81 Shawn Szep, Marysville, OH; his own DEI/Technicom Electric/Amsoil/Prostar Design Chevy V8.
Practiced: 2nd 15.275 seconds
Qualified: POLE 15.019 NTR
Heat Race Finish: (2nd): 2nd
Started: 6th  (Inversion was 6)
Laps Led: 41
Laps Completed:  All 100.

2nd #30 Brad Yunker, Swanton, Ohio; Steve Perkins’ CGS Imaging/Champion Credit Union/Laborer’s Local 574 Chevy V8.
Practiced: 8th 16.072
Qualified: No Time
Started: 11th
Laps Led: 29
Laps Completed:  All 100

3rd #26 Billy Strehle, Parma, Ohio; in his own […]

You Might Run, But You Can’t Hide; Veterans Returning To The ARCA Truck Series And Running Well!








In one of the most famous movie lines in history in “The Godfather part III” Michael Corleone says “just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in!”

Lately the ARCA Truck Series is seeing a lot of drivers being “pulled back in!” Among them, four-time series winner Jeff Speakman and his wife made an appearance at Shady Bowl […]

Lorain County 100 Post Race Notes!

This was the 191st race in ARCA Truck Series history!

It was the fifth event of the 2016 season!

The 100 was the 6th ever ARCA Truck Series event at the Lorain County Speedway in South Amherst, Ohio!

Shawn Szep won his fourth race in five starts on the season!

It was Shawn’s seventh triumph in 14 tries!

Szep also set a record for […]

The Shawn Szep Show Continues; Wins Four Out Of Five in 2016; This Time It’s At Lorain County!

South Amherst, Ohio (July 9th, 2016) – Point leader Shawn Szep of Marysville, Ohio continues to make the ARCA Truck Series his playground, this time taking the ARCA Truck Series return to the Lorain County Speedway in north central Ohio! He would take the lead for the first time on lap 31 and eventually paced the field for a total […]

Shawn Szep Back On Top; Wins Lorain County Speedway Pole!

South Amherst, Ohio (July 9th, 2016) – Shawn Szep, visitor of three of four ARCA Truck Series Lincoln Welder Victory Lanes, took his fourth out of five poles here at the Lorain County Speedway for the 100. He also bested Danny Jackson’s old track record by turning in a lap at 15.019 seconds.

Brandon Huff, who took last week’s top […]

Brandon Huff Leads Lorain County ARCA Truck Series Practice!

South Amherst, Ohio (July 9th, 2016) – Brandon Huff led ARCA Truck practice in the series return to the Lorain County Speedway. It’s the first time the organization has run at the central Ohio paved facility since 2012!

Huff’s #21 Chevy turned a fast lap of 15.219 seconds. Shawn Szep was next at 15.275, with Billy Strehle in third at 15.497. […]

Lorain County Speedway Up Next On The 2016 ARCA Truck Series Schedule!

July 8th, 2016 (Millersport, Ohio) – South Amerhest, Ohio’s Lorain County Speedway has been a mainstay in the ARCA Family since their founding  in 1953, running one of the first “Big Car” races for John Marcum’s “MARC”, which he later renamed ARCA. That race was on June 14th and won by Jim Romine. In the years to follow, the “Big […]

Shady Bowl By The Numbers!

WINNER #81 Shawn Szep, Marysville, OH; his own DEI/Technicom Electric/Amsoil/Prostar Design Chevy V8.
Practiced: 1st 13.880 seconds
Qualified: 3rd 14.025
Started: 6th
Highest Position Ran:
Won his heat race.
Laps Led: 31
Laps Completed: 100 of 100.

2nd #88 Chad Poorman, Montpelier, OH; Todd Gearhart’s Gearhart Timber Managememt Chevy V6.
Practiced: 3rd 14.350
Qualified: 10th no time
Started: 10th
Highest Position Ran: 1st
Laps Led: 6
Laps Completed: 100 of 100.

3rd #20 Jeff Smith, Columbus, OH; Ed Yoak’s […]


ARCA Truck Series Ceases Operation...after 18 years the series has come to an end...