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Michael Self

Team: Sunrise Ford Racing-9-KNW
Age / DOB:  (26) / 11/1/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'0 / 130

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Michael Self (No. 88 Sinclair Oil Chevrolet) was credited with a 19th place DNF in Thursday night's ARCA Racing Series Scott 150 at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, IL.
He started fourth on the grid, led 29 laps and completed 95 laps of the 102-lap race before exiting the event (Accident). Self, who competed in five of the 18 ARCA races so far this year, is currently 27th in the 2017 championship standings after this event. Sep 18 - 7:49 PM

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Michael Self continued to do what he's been so good at -- going fast when it matters most. The Salt Lake, Utah driver, in Mason Mitchell's No. 88 Sinclair Lubricants Chevrolet, posted the fastest speed in ARCA Racing Series practice Thursday afternoon at Chicagoland Speedway.

Self circled the mile-and-a-half speedway in 30.637 seconds, an average speed of 176.257 mph. Self has been nothing short of amazing on tour this year with finishes of 4th at Iowa, 3rd at Pocono and 2nd at Lucas Oil. He was also 3rd last year at Kansas. It's rare day indeed he doesn't finish in the top-5. Self is driving the same car he raced earlier this year at Pocono and Iowa.
Sep 14 - 4:32 PM

In the midst of a season of strong showings, including six top-10 and three top-five finishes in seven starts, Michael Self and Sinclair Oil Corporation have announced that they will add next week's ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards event at Chicagoland Speedway to their schedule.

Self will take the wheel of the No. 88 Sinclair Oil Chevrolet with Mason Mitchell Motorsports (MMM) for next Thursday's "Scott 150," which features 100 laps at the 1.5-mile oval just outside Chicago. Self previously joined forces with MMM for the Pocono (Penn.) Raceway and Iowa Speedway ARCA Racing Series events, where he finished third and fourth, respectively.-Spire Sports Inc.
Sep 9 - 4:35 PM

Michael Self (No. 9 Sinclair Lubricants/Sunrise Ford) finished seventh in Saturday night's NASCAR K&N Pro Series-West (KNPSW) Clint Newell Toyota 150 at Douglas County Speedway in Roseburg, OR.

He started seventh in the lineup and completed all laps of the 150-lap race. Self entered 10 of the 11 KNPSW races so far and is currently fifth in the 2017 championship standings after this event.
Aug 28 - 11:58 AM

Michael Self (No. 9 Sunrise Ford/Eibach Springs/Braille Batteries/Sinclair Ford) despite missing the season opener, is fifth in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West standings with four top fives and nine top 10s in nine starts.

Finished a season-high third at Irwindale in March. Has six career K&N West wins, including two at both Minnesota’s Brainerd International Raceway and Iowa Speedway. Finished 17th in his only career start at Douglas County Speedway in Roseburg, Oregon back in 2010.
Aug 23 - 4:17 PM

Michael Self (No. 9 Sunrise Ford/Lucas Oil/Braille Batteries/Eibach Ford) finished fourth in Saturday night's NASCAR K&N Pro Series-West (KNPSW) NAPA Auto Parts 150 at Evergreen Speedway in Monroe, WA.

He started eighth in the lineup and completed all laps of the 154-lap race. Self entered nine of the 10 KNPSW races so far and is currently fifth in the 2017 championship standings after this event
Aug 15 - 10:32 AM

Michael Self (No. 9 Sunrise Ford/Eibach Springs/Sinclair Ford), despite missing the season opener, is fifth in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West standings with three top fives and eight top 10s in eight starts.

Has six career K&N West wins, including two at both Brainerd and Iowa. In three career starts at Evergreen Speedway in Monroe, WA, has finished inside the top 10 only once — when he finished second there in 2012. Is making his first start at the track since 2013.
Aug 11 - 5:05 PM

Michael Self (No. 9 Sinclair Lubricants/Sunrise Ford) scored a sixth place finish in Friday night's NASCAR K&NPS combined East and West Series Casey’s General Store 150 at Iowa Speedway in Newton, IA.

He started 14th in the lineup and completed all laps of the 150-lap event. Self, who competed in eight of the nine K&N West races so far this year, is currently fifth in the 2017 West point standings after this event.
Aug 1 - 2:50 PM

Michael Self (No. 9 Sunrise Ford/Eibachc Springs/Braille Batteries/Lucas Oil Ford), despite missing the season opener, is tied for fifth in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West standings with three top fives and seven top 10s in seven starts

Has six career K&N West wins, including two at both Minnesota's Brainerd International Raceway and Iowa Speedway. Is one of three drivers entered with wins at Iowa previously, having claimed the overall win in 2013, and has four top fives in six career starts at the track.
Jul 26 - 8:56 PM

Michael Self (No. 28 Sinclair Lubricants Toyota) finished second in Friday night's ARCA Racing Series Sioux Chief PowerPEX 200 at Lucas Oil Raceway in Brownsburg, IN.

He started ninth in the lineup, led 29 laps and completed all laps of the 200-lap race. Official series points are not available at this time, but Self, who has competed in four of the 11 ARCA races so far this season was 25th in driver championship standings heading into LOR.
Jul 23 - 8:25 PM

Michael Self (No. 28 Sinclair Oil Chevrolet) finished fourth in Saturday night's ARCA Racing Series Fans With Benefits 150 at Iowa Speedway in Newton, IA.

The NASCAR K&N Pro Series West regular started 10th in the lineup for the ARCA race, led 33 laps and completed all laps of the 150-lap race. Official series points are not available at this time, but Self, who has competed in three of the 10 ARCA races so far this season was 38th in driver championship standings heading into Newton.
Jul 10 - 8:40 PM

Coming off ARCA Racing Series wins at Talladega, Toledo and Michigan, MDM Motorsports is apparently looking for more. That's why a two-car MDM team tested Tuesday at Lucas Oil Raceway Tuesday with drivers Michael Self and Sheldon Creed.

The test was two-fold…get prepared for the Sioux Chief PowerPEX 200 coming Friday, July 21, and get both drivers familiar with the track. Neither has ever raced on the historic short-track on the west side of Indianapolis. n just a handful of ARCA starts, Self has turned in some impressive numbers, finishing a career-best third last year at Kansas, and third most recently at Pocono. In his career-first start at Mobile in 2014 he was running second inside of 15 laps to go before the transmission broke. He was also inside the top-10 at Daytona this year before he got caught up in a multi-car crash.
Jun 29 - 9:39 AM

Michael Self (No. 9 Sunrise Ford/Eibach Spring/Lucas Oil/Braille Batter Ford) finished fourth in Saturday's NASCAR K&N Pro Series-West (KNPSW) Carneros 200 at Sonoma Raceway (CA).

He started second in the lineup, led 15 laps and completed all laps of the 64-lap race. Self, who started in seven of the eight KNPSW races so far this season, advanced from eighth to fifth in the 2017 championship standings after this event.
Jun 26 - 8:37 PM

Michael Self was quickest in the first and only practice session on Friday afternoon for the Carneros 200 at Sonoma Raceway in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West. Self's No. 9 Sunrise Ford/Eibach Springs Lucas Oil/Braille Batteries Ford turned a lap of 1:18.524 seconds (91.233 mph) around the 12-turn road course.

His lap came on his 15th and final circuit of the session and was one of three drivers to clock laps north of the 90-mph bracket. Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Sunoco Rookie of the Year contender, Daniel Suarez, was second fastest with a lap of 1:18.970 seconds (90.718 mph) in his No. 12 ARRIS Toyota. Will Rogers was third fastest in the session, followed by David Mayhew and 2014 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion Kevin Harvick rounding out the top five.
Jun 23 - 7:40 PM

Michael Self (No. 9 Sunrise Ford/Eibach Springs/Braille Batteries/Lucas Oil Ford), despite missing the season opener, ranks eighth in the current NASCAR K&N Pro Series West standings with two top fives and six top 10s in six starts.

Has six career K&N West wins, including two at both Minnesota’s Brainerd International Raceway and Iowa Speedway. Has a career-best finish of third at Sonoma Raceway, along with two top fives and three top 10s in four starts at the track.
Jun 21 - 3:16 PM