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VanderBeek’s first Humboldt triumph happens at King of America VI presented by Chix Gear

Zack VanderBeek

HUMBOLDT, Kan. (April 2) — In the 36 previous USMTS feature races he competed in at the Humboldt Speedway since 2006, Zack VanderBeek had never been the first to see the checkered flag. But Saturday night, during one of the biggest and most prestigious dirt modified races on the planet, the 31-year-old from New Sharon, Iowa, excited the final turn ...

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Hughes, Strickler, Marriott make up front row for King of America VI presented by Chix Gear

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HUMBOLDT, Kan. (April 1) — After four rounds and 360 laps of qualifying races at the Humboldt Speedway, the preliminary starting fields are set for Saturday’s finale at King of America VI presented by Chix Gear. Jason Hughes topped the points standings after Thursday’s qualifying round and padded his lead on Friday to earn the pole position for Saturday’s $12,000-to-win ...

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Hughes hell bent on keeping crown, tops big field in King of America VI qualifying

Jason Hughes

HUMBOLDT, Kan. (March 31) — Opening night of King of America VI presented by Chix Gear saw 106 competitors from seventeen states and two Canadian provinces suited up for battle at the Humboldt Speedway Thursday, and it was a familiar name atop the rankings when the final checkered flag waved. After 18 qualifying heats and 180 laps of racing, defending ...

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Mike Harrison completes the Modified sweep at La Salle Speedway’s Thaw Brawl!

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La Salle Speedway March 26th, 2016 Modifieds Heat 1 24 Harrison 96 McKinney 55 V Lee 70 Cooper 4 Seegert 35 Stremme 07 Heeren 12 Koval 61 Osborn 83 Dulceak 78 Wilkerson Heat 2 1 Pohlman 25 Weisser 21 Allen 17 Musbaum 111 Spaulding 79 Maurice 2 Clubb 11 Oedewaldt 44 Lucas 42 T 7 Bowman Heat 3 3 Leka ...

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Changes for Highland Speedway’s BMods

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Highland, IL (3-24-16) Scott Kuhn, Director of Competition at the Highland Speedway announced that the BMod class will see changes in the upcoming 2016 season. “After much consideration by the Highland Speedway Race Committee, the BMod class will NOT run under any national sanctioning body in 2016.” Kuhn said, “After watching the Sportsman class collapse due to open rules and ...

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Hughes bags baker’s dozen at Humboldt

Jason Hughes

HUMBOLDT, Kan. (March 19) — Jason Hughes isn’t ready to give up his stranglehold on Humboldt Speedway’s victory lane quite yet. On Saturday night, the defending national champion of the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental and reigning King of America went 42 laps as the leader from start to finish to capture his series-best 13th career ...

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GATEWAY DIRT NATIONALS DRAWS TEAMS QUICKLY

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In just 48 hours teams from 18 States and Canada registered early ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The Gateway Dirt Nationals opened driver registration early on March 11th. Per the Gateway Dirt Nationals office the early registration response was “ENERMOUS” 100 early entries were to be accepted before a June 1st deadline and those entrants would be able to SAVE $25 ...

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2017 DIRTcar Nationals Date Changes Announced

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46th Annual event shifts one week to Feb. 14 to 25, 2017 BARBERVILLE, Fla. – March 14, 2016 – The 46th Annual DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, Fla. kicks off ‘Florida in February’ one week later in 2017 as the event shifts to Feb. 14 to 25, 2017. “It is important to the World of Outlaws and ...

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Joey Kramer takes UMP Modified win at Florence Speedway!

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Florence Speedway March 12th, 2016 1st HEAT FINISH 8 LAP 1 25 TYLER NICELY 2 1s KEITH SMITH 3 14 TRENT GREEN 4 m1 RYAN MORTON 5 11s CODY SMITH 6 66 DONNY MORGAN 7 112 BILLY VAUGHAN 8 16J JOHN CLIPPINGER 9 18 DAVID MCWILLIAMS 2nd HEAT FINISH 8 LAP 1 16c JOSH HARRIS 2 26 JARED SPALDING 3 ...

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Grant Junghans: The Best Race Ever Run

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (March 14) — Every once in a while we are blessed with the presence of an individual who, through selfless acts of courage, inspire us to do remarkable things we never thought possible. It’s rarely on purpose. Instead, these people don’t necessarily inspire through the words they say but rather by the super-human strength they show in bearing ...

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Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series Announces Season Opener Date Change

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Glasgow, KY-March 13, 2016- Officials with the Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series would like to announce a date change for the season opener to kick off the 2016 racing season. The tour will still open its 2016 racing schedule at Bloomington Speedway in Bloomington, IN with the 3rd Annual J.B. Robinson Memorial event, however, the event will now take ...

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Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series Announces Addition to 2016 Schedule

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Glasgow, KY-March 5, 2016- Officials with the Summit Racing Equipment American Modified Series are pleased to announce an additional event to its 2016 racing schedule, making a total of thirteen events on the docket. The tour will now make its first-ever visit to Tri-State Speedway in Haubstadt, IN on Saturday October 8 as a part of the track’s season finale ...

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Sanders shines in USMTS Winter Speedweeks finale

Rodney Sanders

ARDMORE, Okla. (March 5) — Twenty-four hours after winning Friday’s feature race, Rodney Sanders was back in victory lane Saturday after winning the 50-lap main event at the Southern Oklahoma Speedway to put the wraps on USMTS Winter Speedweeks. The 2013 and 2014 USMTS national champ from Happy, Texas, used every bit of the wide 3/8-mile clay oval in Ardmore, ...

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Sanders notches 66th career USMTS victory Friday at Southern Oklahoma Speedway

Rodney Sanders

ARDMORE, Okla. (March 4) — Rodney Sanders got his kicks at the Southern Oklahoma Speedway Friday night, nabbing his 66th career USMTS victory on the eve of the USMTS Winter Speedweeks finale. It appeared that his route to victory would be an easy one as he shot from the seventh starting spot to grab the lead from Lance Town after ...

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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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