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Best of the Best of both worlds team up as USMTS Modifieds, Lucas Oil Late Models set for Summer Speedweek July 2013

Lucas Oil Late Model Series

WEBSTER CITY, Iowa (Dec. 17) – Just in time for Christmas and race fans to submit their time-off days for the coming new year, officials from the United States Modified Touring Series and Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series have announced two new doubleheader events to create the ultimate dirt track racing fan’s dream vacation, July 16-20, 2013. The Best ...

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Payne sweeps USMTS Texas Winter Nationals

BAYTOWN, Texas — His win on Thursday was big. Friday’s win was even bigger. But Jeremy Payne’s victory Saturday night at the Royal Purple Raceway was the biggest of his career. With a wire-to-wire triumph in the 50-lap main event, the 27-year-old from Springfield, Mo., completed a three-day weekend sweep of the 6th Annual USMTS Texas Winter Nationals presented by Ron ...

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Jeremy Payne repeats with win on Night 2 at Royal Purple Raceway!

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BAYTOWN, Texas (Nov. 16) – Jeremy Payne has had a season of personal firsts, and Saturday night at the Royal Purple Raceway he will have a shot at a first for the United States Modified Touring Series. After winning the $2,000-to-win opening night feature Thursday, the 27-year-old from Springfield, Mo., mirrored that feat with a $3,000 triumph Friday evening at ...

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Jeremy Payne tops Texas Winter Nationals opener at Royal Purple Speedway!

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BAYTOWN, Texas (Nov. 15) – Jeremy Payne’s last visit to the Royal Purple Raceway in February left a bad taste in his mouth, but Thursday night he returned to the clay oval in Baytown, Texas, for the 6th Annual USMTS Texas Winter Nationals presented by Ron Craft Cadillac-Chevrolet to redeem himself and this time tasted victory. On the final night ...

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Mullins Race Engines captures COMP Cams Engine Builder of the Year crown for third straight year

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MT. OLIVE, Ill. (Oct. 16) – After collecting more USMTS feature wins than any other engine builder during the 2012 season, Mullins Race Engines has captured the COMP Cams Engine Builder of the Year title for the third straight year. Each year, hundreds of the best open-wheel dirt modified competitors in North America take part in United States Modified Touring ...

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Featherlite Fall Jamboree glory to Jensen; Gustin secures USMTS Casey’s Cup Series crown

SPRING VALLEY, Minn. (Sept. 22) – Joey Jensen continued his mastery of the Deer Creek Speedway this season with the biggest win of his career Saturday night as he captured the main event at the 14th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree. The 32-year-old from Forest Lake, Minn., opened a lot of eyes with his career-first USMTS victory Memorial Day Weekend at ...

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Sanders fastest Friday at Featherlite Fall Jamboree, trails Gustin by 4 points entering final race in Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup

SPRING VALLEY, Minn. (Sept. 21) — The second night of the 14th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree produced a second first-time Deer Creek Speedway winner Friday as Rodney Sanders of Happy, Texas, rolled his USMTS Modified into victory lane following a thrilling main event at the Mecca of Modified Racing. After starting the 40-lapper from the sixth position, Sanders used the ...

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Payne hits paydirt in Featherlite Fall Jamboree opener

SPRING VALLEY, Minn. (Sept. 20) – Jeremy Payne blasted by former teammate Terry Phillips on lap 3, and then held off Ryan Gustin in the final stages to win the main event Thursday during the opening round of the 14th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree at the Deer Creek Speedway. Polesitter Josh Angst beat fellow front row starter Rodney Sanders to ...

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Stormy Scott takes points lead in Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup with win at Granite City Speedway

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SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (Sept. 9) – After clinching the USMTS Rookie of the Year title one night earlier, Stormy Scott captured the win Sunday at the Granite City Speedway and moved into the top spot in the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup standings. Scott started on the pole for the 40-lap Swan Energy “A” Main, but it was local ...

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Payne wins USMTS National Championship Series finale at Ogilvie Raceway

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OGILVIE, Minn. (Sept. 8) – Does Jeremy Payne know how to throw a party or what? Celebrating his 27th birthday on Saturday, the speedster from Springfield, Mo., celebrated his first USMTS National Championship Series main event win at the Ogilvie Raceway in the final race for the series in 2012. Looking for his second win of the campaign, nine-time USMTS ...

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Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup point race tightens as Stormy Scott tops Ogilvie make-up main; Gustin grabs tenth USMTS National Championship win

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OGILVIE, Minn. (Sept. 7) – Thanks to a downpour that stopped the action just before the main event on Aug. 15, USMTS Modified fans got to see two 40-lap features Friday night at the Ogilvie Raceway. The night started off with the make-up race in the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup. Jeremy Payne took the lead from Jason Miller ...

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USMTS treks to Ogilvie for ‘Harvest Cup’ Friday-Saturday, debut at Granite City Speedway Sunday

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OGILVIE, Minn. (Sept. 5) – Race fans have three big nights to witness the nation’s elite open-wheel dirt Modified drivers this weekend as the United States Modified Touring Series invades the Ogilvie Raceway in Ogilvie, Minn., for a doubleheader this Friday and Saturday, Sept. 7-8, before invading the Granite City Speedway in Sauk Rapids, Minn., on Sunday, Sept. 3. While ...

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Tesch takes down third straight Kasson Klash title, third win in last eight USMTS ‘Hunt’ races

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KASSON, Minn. (Sept. 2) – Jon Tesch of Watertown, S.D., captured his third victory in the last eight races Sunday night during round 13 of the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup at the Dodge County Speedway in Kasson, Minn., for the 11th running of the Kasson Klash. It was also the third straight win for the ‘Wizard of Watertown’ ...

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Ruter races to victory in 7th Annual BP Labor Day Dual presented by Baudoin Oil Co.

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SPRING VALLEY, Minn. (Sept. 1) – Ryan Ruter made it clear that he will be a force to be reckoned with the rest of the year after a dominating performance Saturday night at the Deer Creek Speedway to win the 7 Annual BP Labor Day Duel presented by Baudoin Oil. The win was his second during the Hunt for the ...

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Sorensen soars at Chateau, becomes ninth winner in eleven Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup events

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LANSING, Minn. (Aug. 31) – Mike Sorensen started first and finished first Friday night in winning the caution-free 40-lap Swan Energy “A” Main as the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup continued at the Chateau Raceway in Lansing, Minn. Recently “un-retired” Tommy Myer – a two-time USMTS winner at the 1/3-mile bullring – chased the leader the entire distance and ...

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Krohn topples Tesch in USMTS action at Jackson

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JACKSON, Minn. (Aug. 30) – One year and nine days after his last trip to victory lane, 2007 USMTS national champion Jason Krohn blasted back to the top of the dirt Modified racing world Thursday night with a thrilling win at the Jackson Speedway in round 10 of the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup. With 27 wins to his ...

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Romping Ruter roars in USMTS ‘Hunt’ feature at Fairmont

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FAIRMONT, Minn. (Aug. 29) – Ryan Ruter was unstoppable Wednesday night as the United States Modified Touring Series invaded the Fairmont Raceway for the first of five straight nights of racing and the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup reached the halfway point in the 18-race campaign. Driving the #555 Sidebiter Chassis, the 28-year-old from Kanawha, Iowa, took the lead ...

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USMTS ‘Hunters’ hit the road for five-race Labor Day Weekend

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FAIRMONT, Minn. (Aug. 27) – Less than halfway through the 18-race Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup, the battle to become the next USMTS champion heats up this week as the drivers and teams hit the road for five days of guts and glory during the Labor Day Weekend. Rodney Sanders of Happy, Texas, has used his 4 wins, 23 ...

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