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Chandler Smith (born June 26, 2002) is an American professional stock car racing driver. He currently competes part-time in the ARCA Menards Series, driving the No. 20 Toyota Camry for Venturini Motorsports, part-time in the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series, driving the Nos. 46 and 51 Toyota Tundra’s for Kyle Busch Motorsports, and part-time in the NASCAR Pinty's Series, driving the No. 26 Chevrolet Camaro for 22 Racing Team.

Chandler Smith
Chandler Smith victory lane 2018 ARCA Madison.jpg
Smith after winning at Madison International Speedway in 2018
Nationality American
Born (2002-06-26) June 26, 2002 (age 17)
Talking Rock, Georgia
ARCA Menards Series career
Debut season2018
Current teamVenturini Motorsports
Years active2018–present
Car no.20
EngineToyota
Starts19
Championships0
Wins6
Poles8
Best finish14th in 2018
Finished last season14th
Previous series
2016–2018CARS Super Late Model Tour
Achievements2018 SpeedFest winner
NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series career
3 races run over 1 year
Truck no., teamNos. 46/51 (Kyle Busch Motorsports)
First race2019 M&M's 200 (Iowa)
Last race2019 UNOH 200 (Bristol)
Wins Top tens Poles
0 3 0
NASCAR Pinty's Series career
1 race run over 1 year
Car no., teamNo. 26 (22 Racing Team)
First race2019 Total Quartz 200 (Canada)
Wins Top tens Poles
0 0 0
Statistics current as of August 25, 2019.

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Racing careerEdit

ARCA Racing SeriesEdit

 
Smith by his ARCA car before winning at Madison International Speedway in 2018

In his ARCA Racing Series debut, Smith won the pole after qualifying was rained out at Nashville. He led 51 laps and finished 5th in his ARCA debut. In his fourth ARCA Series start, Smith dominated at Madison International Speedway and won his first race after leading the most laps.

On September 15, 2018, Smith dominated at Salem Speedway, leading nearly every lap to win his second race.

On November 2, 2018, it was announced that Smith would return to Venturini Motorsports for the 2019 season for 11 races. Smith will run mostly short track events due to age restrictions.[1]

Gander Outdoors Truck SeriesEdit

On February 21, 2019, Kyle Busch Motorsports announced Smith would run a four-race NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series schedule in the team's Nos. 46 and 51 Toyota Tundras.[2]

Personal lifeEdit

Smith currently attends Pickens High School. Smith has one brother and three sisters.[3]

Motorsports career resultsEdit

NASCAREdit

(key) (Bold – Pole position awarded by qualifying time. Italics – Pole position earned by points standings or practice time. * – Most laps led.)

Gander Outdoors Truck SeriesEdit

NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series results
Year Team No. Make 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 NGOTC Pts Ref
2019 Kyle Busch Motorsports 51 Toyota DAY ATL LVS MAR TEX DOV KAN CLT TEX IOW
8
BRI
2
MSP LVS TAL MAR PHO HOM -* -* [4]
46 GTW
4
CHI KEN POC ELD MCH

ARCA Menards SeriesEdit

(key) (Bold – Pole position awarded by qualifying time. Italics – Pole position earned by points standings or practice time. * – Most laps led.)

ARCA Racing Series results
Year Team No. Make 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 ARSC Pts Ref
2018 Venturini Motorsports 20 Toyota DAY NSH
5
SLM
10*
TAL TOL
4*
CLT POC MCH IOW
2
ELK
6*
POC ISF BLN
7
DSF SLM
1*
IRP
3
KAN 14th 1995 [5]
15 MAD
1*
GTW CHI
2019 20 DAY FIF
4
SLM
4
TAL NSH
3
TOL
1*
CLT POC MCH MAD
1*
GTW
16
CHI ELK
1*
IOW
1*
POC
8
ISF DSF SLM
8
IRP KAN -* -* [6]

* Season still in progress
1 Ineligible for series points

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Krall, Charles. "Chandler Smith Re-Signs for 11 Races with Venturini Motorsports in 2019". arcaracing.com. Retrieved 2 November 2018.
  2. ^ "TRD driver Chandler Smith to compete in four NGOTS races for KBM in 2019". Kyle Busch Motorsports. February 21, 2019. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  3. ^ https://chandlersmithracing.com/
  4. ^ "Chandler Smith – 2019 NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved June 16, 2019.
  5. ^ "Chandler Smith – 2018 ARCA Racing Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 12, 2019.
  6. ^ "Driver Chandler Smith 2019 ARCA Menards Series results". Racing Reference. Retrieved 20 May 2019.

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