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Team: Gerhart Racing-5-ARCA
Age / DOB:  (56) / 7/21/1958

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ARCA series regular Bobby Gerhart (No. 85 Chevrolet Camaro) will miss the Nationwide Series Subway Firecracker 250 at Daytona International Speedway.
The team is outside the top 30 in owner’s points and not guaranteed a start in this weekend’s NNS race. Based on NASCAR's time trial procedure, upon completion of the first round of qualifying, the 40 eligible cars for starting positions 1-40 is determined. His car was listed as 45th on the chart. Jul 4 - 4:54 PM

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Bobby Gerhart has long been considered ARCA’s king of restrictor plate racing; with eight wins at Daytona and one at Talladega, it’s not hard to figure out why.

That said, it’s somewhat ironic that Bobby Gerhart’s 300th career ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards start comes this Saturday at Talladega Superspeedway in the 52nd running of the Int’l Motorsports Hall of Fame 200. As an ARCA regular since 1988, he could have hardly planned it this way.
May 1 - 3:09 PM

ARCA Racing Series regular Bobby Gerhart tops the speed chart in the Happy Hour practice session for the Nationwide Series DRIVE4COPD 300 at Daytona International Speedway.

Driving the No. 85 Chevrolet Camaro, he ran a fast lap of 189.342 mph. No. 29 Scott Lagasse Jr., No. 16 Ryan Reed, No. 43 Dakoda Armstrong and No. 60 Chris Buescher round out the top five of the 37 cars out on the track. The No. 7 driven by Regan Smith was the slowest in the final practice session.
Feb 20 - 5:13 PM

Bobby Gerhart picked up where he usually does at Daytona International Speedway Thursday.

The veteran ARCA Racing Series driver turned the fastest lap of the four-hour practice session during his first two laps on the track. He ended up the fastest of the 42 cars to practice, running at a top speed of 182.808 mph. Gerhart, in the No. 5 Lucas Oil-MAVTV American Real Chevrolet, was a sliver faster than the Turner Scott Motorsports car of Dylan Kwasniewski, in the No. 4 AccuDoc Solutions Chevrolet. Kwasniewski, who turned 27 laps of practice, finished second on the charts at 182.756. Rounding out the top five were Clay Campbell in the Federated Auto Parts No. 52, Chase Elliott in the Hendrickcars.Com-NAPA Brakes Chevrolet and Leilani Munter in the GO 100% Renewable Toyota.-ARCA Racing News
Feb 13 - 7:11 PM

During the 50 years the ARCA Racing Series has raced at Daytona International Speedway, seven drivers have won multiple ARCA Racing Series races.

Bobby Gerhart – who is entered in the Lucas Oil 200 scheduled for Feb. 15 – has won eight times, easily tops in series history. The legendary Iggy Katona won three Daytona races while Andy Hampton, Ben Hess, Andy Hillenburg, Jimmy Horton and Jeff Purvis each won two. Among those with one ARCA win at Daytona are Kyle Busch, Kenny Irwin, Ryan Newman, Benny Parsons, Kyle Petty, Tim Richmond, Joe Ruttman and Mike Wallace.-ARCA Racing News
Feb 3 - 12:23 PM

8-time Daytona winner Bobby Gerhart (No. 5 Chevrolet) topped the speed charts in single car runs this morning at Daytona Int'l Speedway.

This is the final day of the annual three-day ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards open test at the "World Center of Racing". Tom Hessert (Cunningham Motorsports No. 77 Dodge) followed Gerhart on the charts.
Sun, Dec 22, 2013 08:39:00 PM