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Striegel unstoppable in Holley Iron Man Series showdown at Humboldt

Mike Striegel

HUMBOLDT, Kan.-The Holley Iron Man Series took center stage Friday at the Humboldt Speedway, and Mike Striegel took the biggest portion of the prize money back to Wheatland, Mo., after winning the USRA B-Mod main event on night 2 of the King of America V Modified Nationals presented by Chix Gear Racewear. After starting fourth in the 24-car, 25-lap feature, ...

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Rain halts Thursday’s King of America V Modified action at Humboldt!

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HUMBOLDT, Kan.—With 11 of 14 qualifying heat races in the books Thursday, a slight drizzle evolved into a steady rain and forced the postponement of the remainder of Round 1 at the King of America V Modified Nationals presented by Chix Gear Racewear until Friday night. Although an abbreviated program, fans in attendance and watching live online were treated to ...

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Dead Line Approaching For Springfield Raceway B-Mod Nationals

Springfield Raceway

Springfield, Mo.-The old saying it will be here before you know it will apply quickly as the Pre-Entry Deadline is rapidly approaching for the Liquid Nitro B-Mod Nationals at the racy “Quick-Quarter” of the Springfield Raceway. This $6600 to win and $1300 to start event for the 2nd Annual event is scheduled to be held April 9th-11th with an open ...

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‘The Reaper’ rolls to USMTS win at I-35 Speedway

Ryan Gustin

WINSTON, Mo.-As the United States Modified Touring Series invaded the I-35 Speedway for the 14th time in 14 seasons Sunday, Ryan Gustin scored his third USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental victory of the year and third of his career at the clay oval in Winston, Mo. Keith Foss beat polesitter Nick Nevins to the first corner ...

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Scott returns to USMTS winner’s circle at Humboldt

Stormy Scott

HUMBOLDT, Kan.-Stormy Scott’s 2015 debut with the United States Modified Touring Series couldn’t have gone any better for the Las Cruces, N.M., racer as he led every lap of a competitive main event at the Humboldt Speedway to kick off the MSD Central Region presented by Day Motor Sports. Making his first USMTS start since the USMTS Winter Nationals last ...

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Modified elites riddle entry list for nationally-televised King of America V

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HUMBOLDT, Kan.-The nation’s elite open-wheel dirt modified drivers will descend on the Humboldt Speedway in Humboldt, Kan., for the fifth straight year for the King of America V presented by Chix Gear on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 26-28. Pre-entered drivers as of March 17: 1. 98 John Allen, Chanute, Kan. 2. 20 Trevor Anderson, Watertown, S.D. 3. 99 Josh ...

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Gustin gets the job done in Las Cruces

Ryan Gustin

LAS CRUCES, N.M.-Ryan Gustin was in the right place at the right time Sunday afternoon at the Southern New Mexico Speedway, and found himself in victory lane at the end of the 50-lap USMTS main event. Coming into the weekend, the 24-year-old from Marshalltown, Iowa, had won 69 United States Modified Touring Series feature races, but never tasted victory at ...

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Houston rockets to Winter Meltdown winner’s circle, scores first USMTS victory

Philip Houston

LAS CRUCES, N.M.-After four years of searching for his first win, Philip Houston found paydirt at the 21st Annual Winter Meltdown presented by Barnett Harley-Davidson on Saturday night, but not until after he had to hang on through nine cautions and a red flag at the Southern New Mexico Speedway. Houston, who won a USRA Modified main event here a ...

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Sanders collects USMTS checkers in Winter Meltdown opener

Rodney Sanders

LAS CRUCES, N.M.—Defending USMTS National Champion Rodney Sanders found the new shape and surface of the Southern New Mexico Speedway to his liking Friday night, and drove away from the field to capture the opening round of the 21st Annual Winter Meltdown presented by Barnett Harley-Davidson. “It is awesome,” Sanders said about the new clay surface and widened corners at ...

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Sanders gets 46th USMTS win, thwarts Arneson’s El Paso sweep

Rodney Sanders

EL PASO, Texas—With the weekend’s biggest prize on the line Saturday night at the El Paso Speedway Park, Rodney Sanders found a way to stop the Austin Arneson freight train and found himself in victory lane with a $4,000 paycheck at the 2nd Annual “Ice Breaker” presented by El Luchador. “We were pretty good in the heat race and felt ...

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Arneson rides high in thrilling USMTS “Icebreaker” in El Paso

Austin Arneson

EL PASO, Texas—Coming from deep in the field, Austin Arneson notched his second straight United States Modified Touring Series victory in thrilling fashion Friday at the El Paso Speedway Park during the second night of the 2nd Annual “Ice Breaker” presented by El Luchador. It was an instant classic… one that online viewers and the brave souls who withstood sub-freezing ...

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Arneson dominates USMTS “Ice Breaker” opener at El Paso

Austin Arneson

EL PASO, Texas—Austin Arneson was in control from start to finish in Thursday’s USMTS main event at the El Paso Speedway Park as he dominated the opening night of the 2nd Annual “Ice Breaker” presented by El Luchador. Arneson, from Fargo, N.D., actually “broke the ice” one week ago when he captured his career-first United States Modified Touring Series feature ...

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Springfield Raceway Alters Format For Liquid Nitro B Mod Nationals-Now a 3 Day Event As Wed Now A Practice Night

Springfield Raceway

Springfield, Mo.- Officials at the “Quick-Quarter” of the Springfield Raceway have announced a change for the popular upcoming Liquid Nitro B Mod Nationals. “We first looked at adding Wed. Night April 8th as a qualifying night, but have decided to run the same format as last season in which Wed. night will be an open practice for any class of ...

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