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Hughes cuts through fog at Shady Oaks Speedway

By Jeff Nun – Jason Hughes was in the right place at the right time, and a familiar place at the end of the 35-lap USMTS main event Friday night at the Shady Oaks Speedway. With fog thickening above the 3/8-mile dirt oval, Ricky Thornton Jr. jumped out to the early lead over Chris Brown while Hughes battled Travis Saurer ...

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Double Stack: Hoffman Scores Second Gator

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM VOLUSIA SPEEDWAY PARK By Clayton Johns BARBERVILLE, FL – February 18, 2017 – Nick Hoffman darted past Robbie Eilers on the opening lap and turned in a dominating 20-lap performance in the main event for his second UMP Modified win of the 46th Annual DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park on Friday night. Hoffman, ...

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Thornton fourth winner in four races, snares USMTS opener at Shady Oaks Speedway

By Jeff Nun – The fourth race of the season for the USMTS produced a fourth different winner as Ricky Thornton Jr. rolled to a wire-to-wire victory at the Shady Oaks Speedway in Goliad, Texas. Starting from the outside of the second row, Thornton wasted no time getting to the front and made it three wide with polesitter Chris Brown ...

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Ruhlman Rallies for Second Career Gator Win

CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM VOLUSIA SPEEDWAY PARK By Clayton Johns BARBERVILLE, FL – February 17, 2017 – Brian Ruhlman devised a perfect plot and forced Ken Schrader from his preferred line as he engineered a pass in the outside groove with two laps to go for his first win of the 46th Annual DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway ...

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Nick Hoffman Records Perfect Night To Earn UMP Modified Win

Barberville, Fla. – February 16, 2017 – Nick Hoffman led every lap he raced en route to his first win of the 46th Annual DIRTcar Nationals in DIRTcar UMP Modified action at Volusia Speedway Park on Wednesday night. The Mooresville, N.C. driver paced all 20 laps of the main event to earn his eighth career Volusia victory. “This will just ...

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Juggling Act: Chassis Builders Set For DIRTcar Nationals UMP Modified Competition at Volusia

By Clayton Johns CONCORD, N.C. – February 14, 2017 – If eight consecutive nights of racing sounds challenging, it is. Four DIRTcar UMP Modified drivers are adding another layer to that task when they compete at the 46th DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, FL from February 14-25, 2017. David Stremme, Nick Hoffman, David Reutimann and Brian Ruhlman ...

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Nick Hoffman takes North Florida Modified win!

Heat 1: 1. Nick Hoffman 2. Lucas Lee 3. Zeke McKenzie 4. Mike Potosky 5. Dave Baldwin 6. Scotty Kincaid 7. Kyle Schmidt Heat 2: 1. Kenny Wallace 2. Curt Myers 3. Shon Flanary 4. Kory Maurice 5. Jeff Thomas 6. Trey Bryant Heat 3: 1. Dave Wietholder 2. Kyle Strickler 3. Will Krup 4. Allen Weisser 5. Trent Young ...

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Jeff Mathews Wins Final Night Of Sunshine State Mod Tour At East Bay Raceway Park

Tampa, FL…… 2/11/17…. The top six cars were locked into tonight’s 75-lap A-Main. They were Kevin Adams, Jeff Mathews, Kenny Wallace, Brad Goff, David Reutimann, Mavrick Varnadore. It was Mavrick Varndore who pulled the number one spot while Kenny Wallace drew the outside pole. From the drop of the green flag it was like last night’s feature with Kevin Adams ...

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Brown captures Cotton Bowl Speedway thriller

PAIGE, Texas (Feb. 11) — The USMTS capped off the inaugural visit to the Cotton Bowl Speedway on Saturday with a wild feature race and nail-biting finish that saw Chris Brown become the third different winner of the 2017 campaign. Polesitter Dereck Ramirez jumped out to the lead at the start of the 50-lap Summit Racing Southern Region “A” Main ...

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Hughes picks apart USMTS challengers at Cotton Bowl Speedway

PAIGE, Texas (Feb. 10) — When Jason Hughes was asked last month at the USMTS awards banquet what the plans were for him and his new teammate, Ryan Gustin, his answer was “win every race.” So far, so good. After struggling to notch a top-ten finish in Thursday night’s Summit Racing Southern Region opener, the two-time defending USMTS national champion ...

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Jeff Mathews takes Modified win at East Bay Raceway Park!

Jeff Mathews Is The Third Different Winner On Night #3 Of The Sunshine State Mod Tour As David Reutimann Wins B-Mod Feature At East Bay Raceway Park. Tampa, FL…… 2/10/17…. It was local driver Jeff Mathews who set quick time in the Brandon Ford Fast Time Award. For the 30-lap feature it was Imperial, Missouri’s Kenny Wallace on the pole ...

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Gustin draws first blood, wins USMTS opener at Cotton Bowl Speedway

PAIGE, Texas (Feb. 9) — Marshalltown, Iowa’s Ryan Gustin picked up where le left off last November and notched his second straight USMTS victory with a wire-to-wire triumph in Thursday’s season opener at the Cotton Bowl Speedway. The inaugural event for the United States Modified Touring Series at the two-year-old speedplant in Paige, Texas, was a gold-star battle of dirt ...

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Kevin “Buzzy” Adams Wins Both Modified Features At East Bay Raceway Park

Tampa, FL…… 2/9/17…. Kevin Adams set quick time in the Brandon Ford Fast Time with 56 cars registering for tonight’s event. Sixteen states were represented including Thunder Bay, Ontario Canada. For the 30-lap feature it was last night’s feature winner Kyle Strickler on the pole with Clearwater’s Bryan Bernhardt on the outside front row. Strickler would lead the until lap ...

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DIRTcar UMP Modifieds Bring Big Buzz to DIRTcar Nationals

By Clayton Johns CONCORD, N.C. – February 8,2017 – The 2017 DIRTcar UMP Modified season gets underway for drivers from across the United States and Canada this month in the Sunshine State. The annual Florida Tour takes drivers to three different Florida tracks this month, culminating in eight straight nights of competition at the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park. ...

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“High Side Tickler” Kyle Strickler Wins East Bay Night Number One For Sunshine Mod Tour And Buzzy Adams Wins B-Mod Main

The High Side Tickler Kyle Strickler Wins Number One Here At East Bay Raceway Park For The Sunshine State Mod Tour While Buzzy Adams Picks Up B-Mod Win. Tampa, FL…… 2/8/17…. Brad Goff of Zanesville, OH set quick time tonight with 52 cars signing in for night number one of the Sunshine State Mod Tour at East Bay Raceway Park. ...

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Kyle Strickler claims night 3 of Sunshine Mod Tour at North Florida Speedway

North Florida Speedway 2/5/17 Feature: 1. Kyle Strickler 2. Kenny Wallace 3. Allen Weisser 4. Rick Conoyer 5. Ken Schrader 6. Derrick Ramey 7. Shon Flanary 8. Kyle Bronson 9. Lucas Lee 10. Scotty Kincaid 11. Mavrick Varnadore 12. Rick Weekly 13. Jason Miller 14. Bill Griffith 15. Mike Potosky 16. Kevin Adams 17. Roger Crouse 18. Todd Neiheiser 19. ...

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Kyle Strickler Dominates Night 2 with Crate Motor at North Florida Speedway

By Mike Spieker LAKE CITY, FL (February 4, 2017) – After starting on the pole and having to settle for a second place finish the previous night, Kyle Strickler came back with a vengeance and won night two of the Sunshine State Modified Tour. The Mooresville, NC driver started on the pole once again for Saturday night’s feature and led ...

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