Irwindale Speedway host twin NASCAR’s ARCA Menards Series West doubleheader

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West Coast Stock Car/Motorsports Hall of Fame presents, sponsors July 4 and 6 events 

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (July 1, 2024) – NASCAR’s ARCA Menards Series West and the West Coast Stock Car/ Motorsports Hall of Fame jointly will celebrate the Independence Day weekend with a pair of events at Southern California’s famed Irwindale Speedway.

The NAPA 150 presented by the West Coast Stock Car/Motorsports is set for a green flag at 7 p.m. PDT/10 p.m. EDT on July 4. The 150-lap/75 mile race will be followed on July 6 by the West Coast Stock Car/Motorsports Hall of Fame 150 presented by NAPA, 7:05 p.m. PDT/10:05 p.m. EDT.

Both races can by seen live on FloRacing.

Irwindale Speedway has announced Grand Marshals for each event. Ken Clapp, West Coast Stock Car/Motorsports Hall of Fame Chairman and CEO will be honored on July 4. Jim Williams, the retired president of Golden State Foods and Class of 2015 inductee into the West Coast Stock Car/Motorsports Hall of Fame, is the July 6 honoree.

“We are gratified that Irwindale Speedway’s Tim Huddleston has given our organization its charities to be seen by thousands of race fans during our Nation’s birthday,” said Clapp. “Jim, a longtime friend of racing in Southern California is pleased as well.”

The twin Irwindale events are races five and six of the 2024 NASCAR’s ARCA Menards Series West schedule. Tyler Reif of Las Vegas holds an 11-point lead over Newport Beach, Calif.’s Sean Hingorani entering the Southern California stops.

About the West Coast Stock Car/Motorsports Hall of Fame:

The West Coast Stock Car/Motorsports Hall of Fame was conceived in 2001 as a means of recognizing significant contributors and contributions to the sport of stock car/motorsports competition. The mission of the West Coast Stock Car/Motorsports Hall of Fame is founded to preserve history and heritage of the important role west coast stock car and motorsports figures have played in the sport’s development and continuation and to recognize, through annual enshrinement, of outstanding individuals and groups within the sport such as, but not limited to, designers, engineers, mechanics, drivers, race track owners, promoters, publicists and members of the motorsports media.

The Hall is a 501(c)3 charitable organization, dedicated to supporting a variety of organizations and groups from coast to coast. The Hall has raised more than $1 million during the past 6-1/2 years for youth, health and safety, hospitals, animal rescue, military and other charitable causes.

For more information on the West Coast Stock Car/Motorsports Hall of Fame visit: www.WestCoastStockCarHallofFame.com

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