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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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Ramirez returns to winner’s circle at Royal Purple Raceway

Dereck Ramirez

BAYTOWN, Texas-Friday night at the Royal Purple Raceway, Dereck Ramirez returned to the winner’s circle for the second time this season with a wire-to-wire win on the second night of the 6th Annual USMTS Texas Spring Nationals presented by Double H Bands. Just a few hours south last Friday, the 28-year-old from Woodward, Okla., was the benefactor of Johnny Scott’s ...

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Austin Arneson notches first in USMTS Spring Nationals opener

Austin Arneson

BAYTOWN, Texas—Opening night of the 6th Annual USMTS Texas Spring Nationals was a coming out party for rookie contenders with Austin Arneson leading the charge and celebrating his career-first United States Modified Touring Series victory. Arneson, 23, started the Mesilla Valley Transportation “A” Main at the Royal Purple Raceway from the outside of the front row, and left no doubt ...

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Gustin gets Valentine’s Day victory in USMTS showdown at Shady Oaks Speedway

Ryan Gustin

GOLIAD, Texas—Ryan Gustin wrapped up the three-day opening event for the USMTS Casey’s Cup Series powered by S&S Fishing & Rental Saturday with a hard-fought victory at the Shady Oaks Speedway in Goliad, Texas. Returning to victory lane in USMTS competition for the first time in more than a year, the 24-year-old from Marshalltown, Iowa, pocketed $4,000 in winning the ...

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Scott breaks, Ramirez takes USMTS win at Shady Oaks Speedway

Dereck Ramirez - Mike Spivey photo

GOLIAD, Texas—Dereck Ramirez was in the right place at the right time Friday night and took down the main event win at the Shady Oaks Speedway as the USMTS Casey’s Cup Series powered by S&S Fishing & Rental completed Round 2 of the MVT Gulf Coast Border Region presented by Day Motor Sports. The 28-year-old from Woodward, Okla., was trailing ...

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Shady Oaks Speedway, USMTS partner for unprecedented season-opening venue change

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GOLIAD, Texas (Feb. 6) — Shady Oaks Speedway is proud to announce their season opener will be Feb. 12-14 featuring the well-respected and exciting United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) at their track in Goliad, Texas. This unprecedented move and inaugural race at the beautiful and historic speedway came just hours after the South Texas Speedway in Corpus Christi was ...

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USMTS season opener moves to Shady Oaks Speedway

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GOLIAD, Texas-Officials at the South Texas Speedway were forced to cancel next week’s United States Modified Touring Series season opener Monday due to heavy rainfall in the area which caused much of the concrete wall in turn 3 to collapse, making the track surface unsafe for racing. “It is with great sadness that we have to announce that South Texas ...

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Entries Being Accepted For Springfield Raceway Liquid Nitro B Mod National

Springfield Raceway

Springfield, Mo.- Entries are being accepted for the 2nd Annual Liquid Nitro B Modified Nations to be held April 8-11th with the winner of the 66 Lap feature collecting $6600 while starting the feature will pay $1300 to start the Main Event in the 24 car field. This is a pre-entry event only and is limited to the 1st 200 ...

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GRT Race Cars Welcomes Former NASCAR Driver Ken Schrader to the Fold for 2015!

KenSchraderMod

(GREENBRIER, ARKANSAS) As the 2015 racing season rapidly approaches for most race teams across the country, GRT Race Cars, Inc. is excited to welcome a high-profile driver to the Team GRT stables for 2015! Former NASCAR driver and dirt racing superstar Ken Schrader will be piloting a brand-new GRT by Phillips modified in outlaw, USMTS-type events all over the country. ...

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Randolph County Raceway releases aggressive 2015 schedule!

RCR Logo - Randolph County Raceway

By RCR PR (Moberly, MO) — Officials with Randolph County Raceway are pleased to announce our 2015 Schedule. Going into our third season we are gearing up for what we feel is an aggressive schedule for this season. Improvements are still being made to the facility to make it better for both fans and drivers to enjoy. This season fans ...

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USMTS Unveils 2015 Race Schedule!

USMTS - United States Modified Touring Series

WEBSTER CITY, Iowa — In just over two months, the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) 2015 race season begins with drivers and crews heading south to compete in 12 Gulf Coast Border Region events. This year’s Gulf Coast action begins at South Texas Speedway in Corpus Christi from February 12 through the 14. Now under the direction of Ken ...

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Tentative 2015 Event Schedule Released!

Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, MO (November 6th, 2014) – As Lucas Oil Speedway enters it’s 10th season of racing action in Wheatland, Missouri, speedway officials are pleased to release the following tentative 2015 event schedule. “With record attendance in 2014 and high expectations for 2015, we are pleased to release the following schedule as we continue to strive to provide great family friendly ...

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Shryock wins USMTS Winter Nationals

Kelly Shryock

VIVIAN, La.-It was the year of Rodney Sanders in the United States Modified Touring Series, but Saturday night’s finale of the 8th Annual USMTS Winter Nationals was all about Kelly Shryock. Holding off Sanders for the final 34 laps, the nine-time USMTS National Champion from Fertile, Iowa, wrapped up the season with a $4,000 paycheck and his biggest win since ...

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