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Louisiana Fast: Dillard dominates at Adams County Speedway

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CORNING, Iowa (Aug. 18) — His hometown of Robeline, La., may be half a world away, but Cade Dillard has certainly taken a liking to the State of Iowa. With a dominating performance Thursday night at the Adams County Speedway in Corning, Iowa, the 25-year-old notched his second straight win in the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by ...

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Driver roster at 95 for Grant Junghans Memorial

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Aug. 18) — The biggest and richest one-day event in the history of dirt modified racing will take place Friday, Aug. 19, when fans and the top drivers in the sport converge on the Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City for the inaugural Grant Junghans Memorial presented by BriggsAuto.com. DRIVER ROSTER (as of Aug. 18, 11:30 a.m.) 1. ...

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VanderBeek captures USMTS Show-Me Shootout at Lucas Oil Speedway

Zack VanderBeek prevailed in the USMTS Slick Mist Shootout on Saturday night at Lucas Oil Speedway. (Dylan Robinson photo)

By Lyndal Scranton – Wheatland, Missouri (August 7, 2016) –  Zack VanderBeek took the lead just before the halfway point and went to beat a star-studded field of the nation’s top Modified racers in Saturday night’s 7th annual Slick Mist Show-Me Shootout at Lucas Oil Speedway. Race three of the USMTS Hunt for the Casey’s Cup saw VanderBeek, of New ...

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Phillips tops USMTS trophy hunters at Humboldt

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HUMBOLDT, Kan. (Aug. 5) — The Humboldt Speedway hosted the second round of the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental Friday night, and Terry Phillips hoisted the winner’s check for $3,000. The 50-year-old from Springfield, Mo., was the beneficiary of a rough-and-tumble battle for the lead between Cade Dillard and Rodney Sanders midway through ...

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Baumans, Duvall, Jergens comprise 2016 Casey’s Crew

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WEBSTER CITY, Iowa (Aug. 2) — Four United States Modified Touring Series competitors will comprise the Casey’s Crew during this year’s Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental. Each driver will carry an associate sponsorship from Casey’s General Stores during the championship series and primary sponsorship from one of three popular brands available in Casey’s ...

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Brian Brown and Austin Siebert Claim Night of Stars Victories at Missouri State Fair Speedway!

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By Sam Stoecklin MSFS Public Relations July 29, 2016 (Sedalia, Missouri) Race engines brought an extra sense excitement Thursday evening at the Missouri State Fairgrounds as the Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region Sprint Cars presented by Impact Signs, Awnings, and Wraps and USRA Modifieds filled the night with high-energy and horsepower. Fifteen ASCS Warrior Region sprint cars took part in ...

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Hughes, Sanders shine brightest on opening night of 6th Annual Silver Dollar Nationals

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GREENWOOD, Neb. (July 22) — Jason Hughes and Rodney Sanders have combined for more than 200 career United States Modified Touring Series feature wins and own four of the last six USMTS national titles. Friday night at the I-80 Speedway, the two dirt Modified stars found a way to shine brightest again among 44 entries at the 6th Annual Silver ...

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Sanders celebrates 70th USMTS win at Dodge County Speedway

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KASSON, Minn. (July 14) — Rodney Sanders dominated Thursday’s feature race as the United States Modified Touring Series returned to the Dodge County Speedway for the first time in nearly four years. With polesitter Josh Angst unable to take the green flag due to an oil pan problem that occurred when he pulled onto the track, Johnny Scott was able ...

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Arneson battles back into USMTS winner’s circle

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NEW RICHMOND, Wis. (June 18) — Through 42 laps of maneuvering around a tricky Cedar Lake Speedway and navigating thick lapped traffic, Austin Arneson found his way back to the USMTS winner’s circle Saturday night. It was the first victory for the 24-year-old from Fargo, N.D., since winning the first three races of his career during Winter Speedweeks in February ...

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Hughes claims opening night victory at 18th Annual Masters

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NEW RICHMOND, Wis. (June 17) — Lately it seems the only thing that can stop Jason Hughes is the weather. On the heels of two rained-out events on Tuesday and Wednesday, the defending USMTS national champ from Watts, Okla., made it two in a row Friday during opening night of the 18th Annual Masters at the Cedar Lake Speedway. In ...

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Johnny Scott returns to victory lane in USMTS shootout at Longdale

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LONGDALE, Okla. (June 11) — The second night of the Rancho Milagro Showdown/Alyssa Ramirez Memorial at the Longdale Speedway ended with a barnburner for the ages and Johnny Scott’s first win of the 2016 USMTS campaign. But it was his older twin, Stormy Scott, who swiped the lead from polesitter Jason Hughes when the green flag appeared for the start ...

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VanderBeek celebrates USMTS victory in front of packed house at Upper Iowa Speedway

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DECORAH, Iowa (May 29)– The United States Modified Touring Series finally beat Mother Nature, and the drivers and fans took advantage of the occasion to pack the Upper Iowa Speedway for the final RealTruck.com Northern Region event of the Memorial Day Weekend. Ricky Thornton Jr. drew the pole for the 42-lap Casey’s General Stores “A” Main and set sail early ...

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Sanders decimates USMTS field in Mason City

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MASON CITY, Iowa (May 26) — Mother Nature spared the Mason City Motor Speedway Thursday evening, but Rodney Sanders wasn’t as kind to his fellow USMTS competitors during the “All-In” 30 presented by Diamond Jo Casino. When the 26-year-old from Happy, Texas, streaked beneath the checkered flag at the end of the 32-lap Casey’s General Stores “A” Main, it was ...

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Hughes continues to soar, scores USMTS trophy at Salina Highbanks Speedway

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PRYOR CREEK, Okla. (May 21) — Jason Hughes has been a frequent flyer on USMTS airlines as of late, and Saturday night at the Salina Highbanks Speedway he piloted his familiar No. 12 Hughes Racing Chassis to another perfect landing in Widow Wax Victory Lane. Following up on his run from 27th to sixth in Friday’s show at the Outlaw ...

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Phillips finds USMTS winner’s circle at Outlaw Motor Speedway

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OKTAHA, Okla. (May 20) — Terry Phillips survived a late-race charge from Ryan Gustin to take the feature win Friday when the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental invaded the Outlaw Motor Speedway. A little more than a week after he was inducted into his hometown Springfield (Mo.) Area Sports Hall of Fame, Phillips turned in an ...

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Bryant masters Moberly for USRA Iron Man Challenge win

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MOBERLY, Mo. (April 23) — Andy Bryant of Fort Scott, Kan., raced to his first Iron Man Challenge victory of the season Saturday at the Randolph County Raceway in Moberly, Mo. The defending Out-Pace USRA B-Mod National Champion disposed of early leader Yancy Shepard on lap 6, and then rode the top side of the high-banked 4/10-mile dirt oval to ...

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

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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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