When the ARCA Menards Series West heads to Arizona for their season-opening event at Phoenix Raceway in March, Dean Thompson and High Point Racing will be jumping into the deep-end, with both the driver and organization making their first start in the ARCA-sanctioned series.
Thompson – the 2020 Irwindale Speedway Late Model Champion and SPEARS Southwest Tour Rookie of The Year — will begin his bid for the 2021 ARCA Menards Series West Championship at the one-mile oval, piloting the No. 51 Thompson Pipe Group Ford Fusion for Late Model team High Point Racing.
Thompson and High Point Racing Will Compete for 2021 ARCA Menards Series West Championship pic.twitter.com/fEEE1QhQh6
— Dean Thompson (@DeanThompson51) February 2, 2021
Thompson becomes the fifth driver to be confirmed for a full season in the ARCA Menards Series West, which includes defending series champion Jesse Love, Cole Moore, Takuma Koga and Bridget Burgess.