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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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Sanders storms from 16th to top night 2 of USMTS Winter Nationals

Rodney Sanders

VIVIAN, La.-Rodney Sanders added another USMTS feature win to bring his season total to 27 and added the Ark-La-Tex Speedway to his list of conquered venues Friday night after winning the 40-lap main event on the second night of the 8th Annual USMTS Winter Nationals. Had the race at Gene Boyter’s high-banked 3/8-mile clay oval been five laps shorter, polesitter ...

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Dillard’s first comes in USMTS Winter Nationals opener

Cade Dillard

VIVIAN, La.-He had been close several times this season, but Cade Dillard waited until the United States Modified Touring Series returned to his home state Thursday to notch his career-first USMTS win on opening night of the 8th Annual USMTS Winter Nationals at the Ark-La-Tex Speedway in Vivian, La. From the outside of the front row, the 23-year-old from Robeline ...

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8th Annual USMTS Winter Nationals kicks off Thursday at Ark-La-Tex Speedway

USMTS - United States Modified Touring Series

VIVIAN, La.-The final battle of the 2014 campaign for the United States Modified Touring Series happens this Thursday-Saturday, Nov. 6-8, at the Ark-La-Tex Speedway with the running of the 8th Annual USMTS Winter Nationals. This will be the first time that the crown jewel event will be held at Gene Boyter’s 3/8-mile high-banked clay oval after staging the previous seven ...

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Tillison cashes in with first USMTS win in Halloween Havoc finale

Thomas Tillison, Jr.

ARDMORE, Okla.-Thomas Tillison Jr. of Wellston, Okla., picked up his first United States Modified Touring Series feature win Saturday night at the Southern Oklahoma Speedway’s inaugural Halloween Havoc. “Wow, this is just incredible. I’m speechless,” the elated winner said in victory lane. “This is pretty much my home track, and to get such a big win against this caliber of ...

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Sanders spooks USMTS foes on second night of Halloween Havoc

Rodney Sanders

ARDMORE, Okla.-On a cool Halloween night, Rodney Sanders of Happy, Texas, notched his 26th victory of the season Friday night as the United States Modified Touring Series invaded the Southern Oklahoma Speedway for the second of three nights at the inaugural Halloween Havoc. Although the two-time reigning USMTS National Champion led all 40 laps of the main event, tonight’s contest ...

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Scott draws first blood in Halloween Havoc

Stormy Scott

ARDMORE, Okla.-Stormy Scott of Las Cruces, N.M., drew first blood Thursday night as the United States Modified Touring Series kicked off the first of three nights at the Southern Oklahoma Speedway for the inaugural Halloween Havoc. After a dominating heat race where he took the checkered flag with nearly a full straight-away cushion over Clyde Dunn Jr., Rodney Sanders and ...

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Jake outduels Fito in Gallardo family feud Friday at Widow Wax USRA Fall Nationals

Jake Gallardo

LAS CRUCES, N.M.-In one of the most intense and nail-biting main events in the history of the Widow Wax USRA Fall Nationals presented by Barnett Harley-Davidson, Jake Gallardo outdueled his father, Fito Gallardo, to win Friday night’s USRA Modified main event at the Southern New Mexico Speedway. Last year’s USRA Stock Car national champion, Donavon Flores, earned the pole for ...

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USMTS to close out 2015 campaign with two gigantic events

USMTS - United States Modified Touring Series

WEBSTER CITY, Iowa-After a whirlwind season for the United States Modified Touring Series, two big events remain to close out the 2015 campaign for drivers and fans. Many USMTS drivers will take part in the 15th Annual Widow Wax USRA Fall Nationals at the Southern New Mexico Speedway in Las Cruces, N.M., this Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 16-18, where a possible $25,000 ...

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Sanders puts another feather in his hat, adds Featherlite Fall Jamboree to 2014 conquests

Rodney Sanders

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.-Rodney Sanders continued dancing through his dream season Saturday night, leading all 50 laps of the Featherlite Fall Jamboree championship at the Deer Creek Speedway. The seemingly unstoppable 24-year-old from Happy, Texas, added another crown jewel to his ever-expanding collection of accolades. He won $10,000 at King of America IV in March, $20,000 at the World Modified Dirt ...

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Schott dominates Friday feature at Featherlite Fall Jamboree

Lucas Schott

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.-Lucas Schott picked a good night to score his first-ever United States Modified Touring Series victory. Starting on the pole for Friday’s 40-lap main event at the Deer Creek Speedway during the second night of the 16th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree, the 18-year-old from nearby Chatfield, Minn., dominated the race and led every lap en route to a ...

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Sanders flies to opening night win at Featherlite Fall Jamboree

Rodney Sanders

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.-Rodney Sanders put a bow on his record-breaking 2014 season Thursday night with his 25th United States Modified Touring Series victory of the season while capturing the opening night main event at the 16th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree. With his second straight USMTS national championship already locked up coming into the final points race in the Hunt for ...

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Cummins conquers USMTS at ‘The Creek’

Jason Cummins

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.-Jason Cummins conquered the 35-lap main event Saturday night during the 9th Annual Labor Day Dual at the Deer Creek Speedway for his first United States Modified Touring Series victory since 2011. After starting fifth on the 26-car grid, the 34-year-old from New Richland, Minn., took fourth on lap 4, third on lap 5 and then snuck by ...

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Stormy Scott snares USMTS ‘Hunt’ win Sunday at Outlaw Motorsports Park

USMTS - United States Modified Touring Series

OKTAHA, Okla.-Stormy Scott saw his huge lead evaporate when the yellow flag waved with four laps to go Sunday night at the Outlaw Motorsports Park, but the 24-year-old from Las Cruces, N.M., never flinched and held on for his second win during the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup. Scott started on the pole and drove away from the field, ...

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Checkers fly for Payne at Salina Highbanks Speedway

Jeremy Payne

PRYOR CREEK, Okla.-Jeremy Payne scored his first win of the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup Saturday night as the United States Modified Touring Series invaded the Salina Highbanks Speedway. Payne, who started on the outside of the front row, took command at the drop of the green flag and kept points leader Rodney Sanders at bay for the duration ...

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Phillips outguns Sanders for USMTS ‘Hunt’ win at Lakeside

Terry Phillips

KANSAS CITY, Kan.-A hurt engine in his heat race forced Terry Phillips’s crew to change the powerplant prior to the USMTS main event Friday night at the Lakeside Speedway and the driver paid them back by winning the feature race. Points leader Rodney Sanders drew the pole for the 35-lapper and jumped out to a big lead in the first ...

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