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Gustin marches to fourth USMTS win of 2016

Ryan Gustin

ARDMORE, Okla. (March 3) — Marshalltown, Iowa’s Ryan Gustin chalked up his fourth win of USMTS Winter Speedweeks Thursday night at the Southern Oklahoma Speedway in Ardmore, Okla. Gustin has now won at each of the four race tracks visited by the United States Modified Touring Series to kick off the 2016 campaign, and ‘The Reaper’ looks to be back ...

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Shamrock 40 Belle-Clair Speedway Season Opener – Friday, March 18th

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The Shamrock 40 at Belle-Clair Speedway will serve as the 2016 season opener on Friday, March 18th. The event will feature UMP Late Models, Modifieds, B-Mods, Belleville Automotive Pure Stocks and BOSS Micros. The Shamrock 40 will kick off the season point’s chase for the Champion. Late Models will pay $1500 to WIN and Modifieds $750.00 to WIN. For Late ...

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USMTS Winter Speedweeks marches on, invades Southern Oklahoma Speedway this week

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ARDMORE, Okla. (March 1) — The tireless titans of the United States Modified Touring Series return to battle this week for the fourth and final round of USMTS Winter Speedweeks at the Southern Oklahoma Speedway in Ardmore, Okla. Through nine incredible nights of racing so far during the 2016 campaign, six different drivers have claimed victory. Ryan Gustin has captured ...

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Jake Gallardo gathers first USMTS victory in Cajun Clash finale

Jake Gallardo

VIVIAN, La. (Feb. 27) — Jake Gallardo’s first USMTS triumph happened 875 miles from home Saturday night when he captured the feature win in the 5th Annual USMTS Cajun Clash presented by Horseshoe Bossier City. Just five days shy of his 23rd birthday, the second-generation driver from Las Cruces, N.M., parlayed a front row start into a wire-to-wire win in ...

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Gustin over Hughes in classic USMTS battle at Ark-La-Texas Speedway

Ryan Gustin

VIVIAN, La. (Feb. 26) — Ryan Gustin bested his car builder, Jason Hughes, in a hard-fought battle at the Ark-La-Tex Speedway Friday night to capture the win on the second night of the 5th Annual USMTS Cajun Clash presented by Horseshoe Bossier City. Gustin started on the pole for the 40-lap affair, but it was Hughes taking charge when the ...

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Scott superb in USMTS Cajun Clash opener

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VIVIAN, La. (Feb. 25) — With 65 of the nation’s premier heavy-hitters on hand Thursday at the Ark-La-Tex Speedway, Stormy Scott was in a class all his own in the 35-lap main event to kick off the 5th Annual USMTS Cajun Clash presented by Horseshoe Bossier City. After racing from sixth to second in Edelbrock Heat Race #3, Scott redrew ...

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2016 DIRTcar Nationals UMP Modified Final Point Standings

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POS # Name #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 TOTAL 1 2 Nick Hoffman 80 80 60 75 80 80 53 508 2 36 Kenny Wallace 70 75 51 65 65 45 55 426 3 90 Jason Beaulieu 65 70 65 39 55 70 43 407 4 10Y Trent Young 75 33 38 80 55 47 60 388 ...

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VanderBeek victorious in 7th Annual Day Motor Sports Texas Spring Nationals finale

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ELM MOTT, Texas (fEB. 20) — It was a tale of two halves in Saturday night’s main event at the Heart O’ Texas Speedway, but at the end of the final chapter the hero of the story was Zack VanderBeek. The sixth race of USMTS Winter Speedweeks and final night of the 7th Annual Day Motor Sports Texas Spring Nationals ...

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Springfield B-Mod Nations List Growing

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Springfield, Mo.- Drivers from 5 different states have filed early Pre-Entries for the Springfield Raceway $5,000 to win B-mod Nations on March 4th and 5th. This event features different rules packages and provides equal competition among the packages offered. This is a Pre-Entry event and must get 100 in order for it to continue in the ever growing popular class. ...

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Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series Announces 2016 Schedule

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Glasgow, KY-February 21, 2016- Officials with the Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series are pleased to announce its 2016 racing schedule, with twelve events on the docket and the possibility for two more dates to be added, with the tour visiting one new venue in 2016, and the tour will present a total of seven events that will pay at ...

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Gustin wires USMTS field in Waco

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ELM MOTT, Texas (Feb. 19) — Ryan Gustin rolled to his second win during USMTS Winter Speedweeks with an impressive wire-to-wire triumph Friday night during the second night of the 7th Annual Day Motor Sports Texas Spring Nationals at the Heart O’ Texas Speedway. Twenty-four hours earlier, Gustin charged from 22nd on the starting grid to finish fourth in the ...

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VanderBeek denies Dillard in USMTS barnburner at Heart O’ Texas Speedway

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ELM MOTT, Texas (Feb. 18) — Round 2 of USMTS Winter Speedweeks picked up right where it left off last week with another barnburner that came down to the wire Thursday during the 7th Annual Day Motor Sports Texas Spring Nationals at the Heart O’ Texas Speedway. Cade Dillard battled door to door with polesitter J.P. Dowell for the first ...

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Nick Hoffman Wraps Up Blockbuster UMP Modified Week at DIRTcar Nationals

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Ray Bollinger wins DIRTcar UMP Modified feature and Josh Richards wins DIRTcar Late Models feature BARBERVILLE, Fla. – Feb. 16, 2016 – Nick Hoffman wrapped up his blockbuster DIRTcar Nationals run on Tuesday night as he claimed the UMP Modified Week championship and scored his second ‘Big Gator’ trophy. Hoffman, who was the class of the field all week with ...

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St. Louis’s Edward Jones Dome hosting Dirt Late Models and Modifieds

St. Louis’s Edward Jones Dome hosting Dirt Late Models and Modifieds ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The Edward Jones Dome will play host to the biggest indoor stock car event in 34 years with December’s Gateway Dirt Nationals, a mega-event for Dirt Late Models and Open-Wheel Modifieds on a temporary oval within the 67,000-seat stadium on the Mississippi River. The temporary ...

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Nick Hoffman Wins Gator Championship at DIRTcar Nationals

Nick Hoffman

Billy Moyer Jr. wins DIRTcar Late Models opener BARBERVILLE, Fla. – Feb. 15, 2016 – Nick Hoffman continued his DIRTcar Nationals dominance Monday night as he held off Austin Dillon to score the Gator Championship and the coveted ‘Big Gator’ trophy. Hoffman drew the number one starting pill in the night’s redraw but faced stiff competition from NASCAR stars Austin ...

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Brian Ruhlman wins his first ever DIRTcar Nationals feature

Brian Ruhlman

On the second night of Gator Qualifying for the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds, Brian Ruhlman, a Clarklake, Mich. native, muscled his way to the top spot on lap one and held off challenges from Jacob Hawkins and NASCAR star Austin Dillon to claim his first DIRTcar Nationals victory. “I’ve always wanted a Gator, and we have been so close,” Ruhlman said. ...

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Hughes net $4,000 in USMTS finale at Shady Oaks Speedway

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GOLIAD, Texas (Feb. 13) — The USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental put the wraps on opening weekend of USMTS Speedweeks Saturday at the Shady Oaks Speedway and Jason Hughes put a bow on a strong weekend with a $4,000 victory. After starting eighth, Hughes quickly moved toward the front of the field and muscled his way ...

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