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  • Christian Eckes Replaces Dirt Ace Christopher Bell at Springfield Mile

    August 14, 2017 Christian Eckes Replaces Dirt Ace Christopher Bell at Springfield Mile

    Concord, North Carolina (August 14, 2017) – Sixteen year-old Christian Eckes has been tapped to replace Christopher Bell, current points leader in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS), behind the wheel of Venturini Motorsports’ (VMS) No.15 Toyota Camry on the legendary dirt mile at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield on Sunday, August 20.
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  • Venturini Motorsports' Weekend Rewind - Winchester Speedway

    August 7, 2017 Venturini Motorsports' Weekend Rewind - Winchester Speedway

    Concord, North Carolina (August 7, 2017) - Venturini Motorsports' drivers Christian Eckes, Raphael Lessard, and Zane Smith showed up in force on Sunday afternoon for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards 200 at Winchester Speedway. The talented trio of teens made noise as each driver put their fast Toyota race cars into the spotlight throughout the 200-lap event.
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  • Successful ‘Vegan Powered’ Campaign Brings Leilani Münter Momentum for 2018; Racer, Activist Releases New Video

    August 4, 2017 Successful ‘Vegan Powered’ Campaign Brings Leilani Münter Momentum for 2018; Racer, Activist Releases New Video

    Concord, North Carolina (August 4, 2017) – Race car driver and prominent environmental activist Leilani Münter has just returned home from the south of France, about as far away from an ARCA Racing Series garage as she could get. She traveled there last week to attend Leonardo DiCaprio’s Saint-Tropez Gala, a benefit for the actor’s foundation, which supports environmental causes around the globe. Leilani’s brother-in-law Bob Weir, founding member of the Grateful Dead, even donated his Tesla Model S and a custom guitar for the cause.
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  • Christian Eckes Goes Back to Work at Winchester Speedway

    August 3, 2017 Christian Eckes Goes Back to Work at Winchester Speedway

    Concord, North Carolina (August 3, 2017) – After a one week hiatus from the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards, Christian Eckes returns to action when the series returns to Winchester Speedway, the ‘World’s Fastest Half-Mile’ for the 28th running of the Winchester ARCA 200 on Sunday afternoon.
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  • Canadian Raphaël Lessard Takes on ‘World’s Fastest Half-Mile’ in ARCA Return

    August 2, 2017 Canadian Raphaël Lessard Takes on ‘World’s Fastest Half-Mile’ in ARCA Return

    Concord, North Carolina (August 2, 2017) – Fifteen year-old Raphaël Lessard will take over Venturini Motorsports’ (VMS) No.25 Musselman’s BIG Cup Apple Sauce Toyota Camry when the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards returns to the ‘World’s Fastest Half Mile’ for Sunday’s Winchester ARCA 200 at Winchester Speedway.
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