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Team: Kimmel Racing-69-ARCA
Age / DOB:  (26) / 5/11/1988

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Will Kimmel was credited with a 25th place DNF Saturday night's ARCA Racing Series race at Fairgrounds Speedway (Nashville, TN).
He started the No. 69 Kimmel Racing Ford 27th on the grid for the Troop Aid 200. He made it to lap 12 of the 200 laps run before exiting the event (Transmission). He is currently eighth in the 2015 ARCA Racing Series championship standings. Apr 13 - 11:31 PM

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The year 2015 represents the 67th consecutive season of competition for Kimmel Racing.

A time-honored tradition that reaches back to its inception in 1949 under the guidance of family patriarch Bill Kimmel, Sr., moves forward today with Bill Kimmel, Jr. at the helm. His son, Will Kimmel, a third-generation ARCA driver, is again set to steer the No. 69 Kimmel Racing Ford Fusion in ’15, the same number his grandfather wore in ’49. The 2015 season is still coming together for Kimmel Racing, which finished third at Daytona in 2012 with Will behind the wheel. Kimmel Racing has already tested the new ARCA Racing Series composite body at Salem and Daytona, and plans to be ready with it for the short track portion of the fast-approaching new season.
Source: ARCA Racing
Jan 28 - 11:49 AM

Will Kimmel will pilot the No. 44 Ingersoll Rand Camry in his fifth and final race with TriStar Motorsports this season.

Kimmel made his second career NASCAR Nationwide Series™ (NNS) start earlier this season in the No. 44 Camry at Phoenix. This weekend's race at Charlotte Motor Speedway will be Kimmel's sixth career NNS race. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the No. 44 car will be sporting a pink and black wrap covered with more than 100 names of people affected by breast cancer. The names were collected via a social media campaign hosted by Kimmel's associate sponsor, Ingersoll Rand Power Tools. Fans were invited to submit the names of loved ones to be printed on the car that will race this Friday night.-TriStar Motorsports NC
Wed, Oct 8, 2014 09:30:00 AM

Will Kimmel was credited with a 29th place DNF in Saturday's season-ending ARCA Racing Series race at Kansas Speedway.

He started the No. 68 Accel-Messinas Ford 17th on the grid for the ARCA 98.9. He made it to lap 43 of the 99 lap race before exiting the event (Accident).
Sat, Oct 4, 2014 08:04:00 PM

Will Kimmel, John Wes Townley and GMS Racing teammates Spencer Gallagher and Grant Enfinger nailed down the top four spots in Friday’s second ARCA practice session at the 1.5-mile Kansas Speedway.

Kimmel’s speed of 175.200 topped the charts in the hour-long practice session that ran from 1:45 to 2:45 p.m. Matt Tifft, coming off a second-place finish at Kentucky Speedway, was fifth in the practice session. ARCA point leader Mason Mitchell will start on the pole after Menards Pole Qualifying was canceled in favor of the second practice session for the teams. When he takes the green flag to start the race, Mitchell will clinch the series championship.-ARCA Racing
Fri, Oct 3, 2014 05:06:00 PM

Will Kimmel will be pulling double duty this weekend as he will race in both the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Chicagoland Speedway and then fly to Indiana to race in the ARCA Series race at Salem Speedway on Saturday, September 13th.

Kimmel is back behind the wheel of the No. 44 Camry this weekend at Chicagoland Speedway. This will be the first track where Kimmel has turned, and even led, laps before; with four starts in the ARCA Racing Series. After his 25th place finish last weekend in Richmond, VA, Kimmel is looking forward to running 300 laps on Saturday afternoon.-TriStar Motorsports NC
Wed, Sep 10, 2014 07:22:00 PM

ARCA Racing driver Will Kimmel qualified 32nd for Friday night's Nationwide Series race in Richmond, but due to the No. 44 Camry team making adjustments after qualifying, he started at the tail of the field.

By lap 11, he had advanced 11 positions to 29th. By lap 88, Kimmel had worked his way up to the 25th position and by lap 120 was scored in 22nd. He was recognized as the biggest mover in the NNS race after advancing 16 positions before the end of the race. Kimmel and the No. 44 Ingersoll Rand Camry finished the race in the 25th position.-TriStar Motorsports NC
Sat, Sep 6, 2014 11:29:00 AM

ARCA Racing regular Will Kimmel is back behind the wheel of the No. 44 Ingersoll Rand Camry this weekend for the Nationwide Series race at Richmond International Raceway.

This will be Kimmel's first career start at the .75-mile track. Earlier this season, he drove at Phoenix International Raceway and Bristol Motor Speedway where he posted 33rd and 22nd place finishes. This will mark Kimmel's 4th career NASCAR Nationwide Series race, his third with TriStar Motorsports.
Wed, Sep 3, 2014 08:37:00 PM

Will Kimmel, in the car Kimmel Racing calls "The Don", was fastest in the one-hour practice session Monday morning at the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds mile dirt in preparation for this afternoon’s 61st running of the Southern Illinois 100 presented by Federated Car Care.

Kimmel, in the No. 69 Messinas-Circle Track Magazine Ford, circled the historic horse track in 34.710 seconds, an average speed of 103.717 mph. Kimmel, in the same car, finished fifth two weeks ago on the Springfield mile dirt.
Source: ARCA Racing
Mon, Sep 1, 2014 11:50:00 AM

Will Kimmel finishes 2nd in Friday's ARCA Racing Series race at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA.

He started the No. 69 Messina-Circle Track Magazine Ford 7th on the grid for the ModSpace 125.
Sun, Aug 3, 2014 08:43:00 PM

Will Kimmel leads the lone practice for the ARCA Racing Series Int’l Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 at Talladega Superspeedway.

The lap of 184.954 mph in the No. 68 Ford was the quickest of the 37 cars out on the track for this practice session. No. 90 Grant Enfinger, No. 98 Mason Mitchell, No. Tom Hessert and No. 4 Mark Thompson are the rest of the top five on the speed chart. No. 69 Mark Meunier was the slowest.
Fri, May 2, 2014 03:08:00 PM

ARCA Racing regular Will Kimmel and the No. 44 Ingersoll Rand Camry team are ready to race at Bristol Motor Speedway in the Drive To Stop Diabetes 300 this weekend.

Resulting in a 33rd place finish in the Blue Jeans Go Green 200 at Phoenix after transmission issues, Kimmel is looking for redemption in his second Nationwide Series start this season. This weekend will be his first time on the .5-mile track, but he is no stranger to short-track racing. He has primarily good finishes on short-tracks in the ARCA Racing Series.-TriStar Motorsports NC
Wed, Mar 12, 2014 03:27:00 PM

Ingersoll Rand will be on board the No. 44 TriStar Motorsports Camry this weekend at Phoenix with ARCA Racing Series regular Will Kimmel behind the wheel.

Kimmel will turn his first laps on the one-mile, tri-oval on Friday during NNS practice and he will start on Saturday in his second career NNS race. His previous NNS start came back in 2011 when he raced at Kentucky Speedway. After qualifying 15th, Kimmel finished in the 35th position.-TriStar Motorsports NC
Tue, Feb 25, 2014 09:29:00 PM

ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards regular Will Kimmel has been signed by TriStar Motorsports to race in five NASCAR Nationwide Series events in 2014, starting with Phoenix International Raceway March 1.

Kimmel, 25, finished eighth in the 2013 ARCA Racing Series final driver point standings. He will drive the No. 44 Ingersoll Rand Toyota Camry at Phoenix, Bristol and three to-be-determined Nationwide races this season. Kimmel, the nephew of 10-time ARCA Racing Series champion Frank Kimmel, races primarily for his family-owned Kimmel Racing. He has seven top five and 19 Top-10 finishes in his six-year ARCA career.Phoenix will be his second Nationwide Series start, but first at the 1.5-mile track. His first Nationwide start came in 2011 at Kentucky Speedway. -ARCA Racing News
Tue, Jan 21, 2014 03:08:00 PM

Will Kimmel (69 Ford) had an average finish of 8.3 in his final four races of the 2013 ARCA Racing Series campaign and finished eighth in series points.

He made 20 starts, getting three top five and eight top 10 finishes. He finished fifth in the Bill France Four Crown standings and had a season-best third at Salem Speedway Fueled by the Hoosier Lottery. His best road course finish was fourth at New Jersey and his highest superspeedway finish was fourth at Chicagoland.-ARCA Racing
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 07:47:00 PM