NASCAR star Ken Schrader of Fenton, Missouri has filed an entry for the June 22 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards Papa Nicholas 150 at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois.
He will drive the No. 52 Ken Schrader Racing Ford, sponsored by Drydene Performance Products.
The ARCA race is the prelude to the June 23 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Villa Lighting delivers the Eaton 200 presented by CK Power.
Schrader also will participate in the ARCA Racing Series practice session here on June 21.
Schrader’s best ARCA Racing Series outing at Gateway Motorsports Park came in 2005, when he won the pole at 132 miles per hour and finished third behind winner Joey Miller and future NASCAR Cup driver David Ragan.
• Raced in the NASCAR Winston Cup Series (now Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series) from 1984-2013.
• Four NASCAR Cup Series victories.
• Two NASCAR Xfinity Series victories.
• One NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory.
• 1985 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Rookie of the Year.
• Three-time Daytona 500 pole winner.
• Two-time Daytona Busch Clash winner.
• Drove for prestigious team owners Rick Hendrick and Junie Donlavey.
• 18 wins in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards.
• As an ARCA team owner, Schrader won the 2017 championship with driver Austin Theriault.
• 1980 USAC Stock Car Series Rookie of the Year.
• 1982 USAC Silver Crown Series champion.
• 1983 USAC Sprint Car Series champion.
• Birthdate: May 29, 1955.
• Hometown: Fenton, Missouri.
• Residence: Concord, North Carolina.
• Family: Wife: Ann; Children: Dorothy and Sheldon.
To purchase tickets, please call the Gateway Motorsports Park ticket office at (618) 215-8888 or visit www.gatewaymsp.com/tickets/. Follow GMP on Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram.
About Gateway Motorsports Park
Gateway Motorsports Park is the home of INDYCAR, NASCAR and NHRA racing in the St. Louis region. Located just five minutes from downtown St. Louis and covering more than 340 acres, Gateway Motorsports Park is the largest outdoor entertainment facility in the area. Gateway Motorsports Park’s facilities include a 1/4-mile drag strip, 1.25-mile superspeedway, 1.6-mile road course, a state-of-the-art karting facility and a 14-acre, multi-purpose dirt off-road venue. Gateway Motorsports Park was the recipient of the 2017 Outstanding Facility of the Year Award from the Race Track Business Conference and the 2017 Spirit of St. Louis Award from St. Louis Attractions Association.