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USMTS debut at Valley Speedway postponed to Sunday; All systems go for Central Missouri Speedway on Saturday

GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. (April 15) – Due to rain, the USMTS event scheduled for today (Friday, April 15) at the Valley Speedway has been postponed until Sunday, April 17. Pit gates will open at 2 p.m., spectator gates open at 4 and hot laps will start at 5 with racing to follow. The races for Saturday, April 16, at the ...

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Bullring Mania: USMTS debut at Valley Speedway, Central Missouri Speedway April 15-16

GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. (April 12) – The USMTS Casey’s General Stores National Tour powered by Swan Energy returns to action this Friday and Saturday, April 15-16, with a doubleheader of long-awaited debuts at a pair of Missouri’s most popular dirt-covered bullrings. Friday night will find the USMTS Modifieds at the Valley Speedway in Grain Valley for the first time in ...

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United States Modified Touring Series Heads to Central Missouri Speedway Saturday, April 16th!

By Sam Stoecklin CMS Public Relations Director April 12, 2011 (Warrensburg, MO) – Central Missouri Speedway (CMS) has long been recognized as the ‘Home of the Mighty Modifieds’ and this statement will never ring more true than this Saturday, April 16th when the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) makes its first-ever appearance at the “Fastest High-Banked Clay Oval in ...

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Gustin grabs fifth USMTS feature win at I-35 Speedway

WINSTON, Mo. (April 2) – The USMTS Casey’s General Stores National Tour powered by Swan Energy made its first visit since 2003 to the I-35 Speedway in Winston, Mo., on Saturday for the Yancy’s Automotive Missouri Meltdown with 64 of the baddest, fastest open-wheel Modifieds on the planet in attendance. The event started out in unfamiliar territory for Ryan Gustin, ...

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Hughes nips Gustin in USMTS thriller at LA Raceway

LA MONTE, Mo. — With ten events in the books this season for the USMTS Casey’s General Stores National Tour powered by Swan Energy, Ryan Gustin and Jason Hughes had already racked up seven wins between them going into Friday’s Schwab’s Tinker Shop Show-Me Shootout at the LA Raceway. Hughes beat Gustin to the finish line at this same racetrack last ...

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World Modified Dirt Track Championship postponed to July 27-30

SPRING VALLEY, Minn. (March 31) — This winter has lasted for what seems like an eternity to race fans throughout the Great Plains and Upper Midwest, and it appears that Mother Nature is reluctant to release her grip on the Land of 10,000 Lakes. With wet and bitter cold weather forecasted for Southern Minnesota next week, officials from the Deer ...

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USMTS travels to Missouri’s LA Raceway, I-35 Speedway April 1-2

LA MONTE, Mo. (March 28) – A pair of fan-favorite venues in Missouri are up next for the USMTS Casey’s General Stores National Tour powered by Swan Energy as the month of April kicks off with a big bang. On Friday, April 1, the series invades the LA Raceway in La Monte, Mo., for the Schwab’s Tinker Shop Show-Me Shootout, ...

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Gustin grinds out fourth win at Lonestar Speedway; 27 drivers punch ticket to ‘The Hunt’

KILGORE, Texas (March 26) – Ryan Gustin led all drivers with 16 victories during the 2010 season for the USMTS Casey’s General Stores National Tour powered by Swan Energy, and even before April has arrived the 20-year-old from Marshalltown, Iowa, has already amassed four wins in the ten events staged so far. The most recent conquest for “The Reaper” came ...

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No surprises this time as Shryock sails to USMTS checkers at Boothill Speedway

GREENWOOD, La. (March 25) – Nearly two years year ago, Kelly Shryock was on his way to victory at the Boothill Speedway when a caution flag erased his seven-second lead with five laps to go and gave Jason Hughes to the opportunity he needed to grab the spot away drive to victory. The track was a big 7/16-mile then, but ...

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Scott great in USMTS debut at Rose Bowl Speedway

WINONA, Texas (March 24) – Johnny Scott of Las Cruces, N.M., recorded his third career victory Thursday night as the USMTS Casey’s General Stores National Tour powered by Swan Energy made its debut at the Rose Bowl Speedway in Winona, Texas. With passing at a premium in the main event, Scott’s best move of the night came when he drew ...

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L A Raceway Opens 2011 Season with Two Premier Series

On Friday, April 1, the gates to L A Raceway at LaMonte will open for the first time in 2011 to the USMTS Modifieds,  the Premier Dirt Modified Touring Series in the United States.  Then the following weekend, Saturday, April 9, the ASCS Warrior Region 360 Sprint Cars will take to the track. The USMTS Modifieds along with the B ...

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Hughes doubles up with USMTS win at Baytown

BAYTOWN, Texas (March 20) – Jason Hughes captured his second straight USMTS Casey’s General Stores National Tour powered by Swan Energy main event Sunday night, and pocketed $3,000 for his efforts in the fog-postponed Texas Spring Nationals at the Royal Purple Raceway in Baytown, Texas. Less than 24 hours removed from a victory at the nearby Gator Motorplex in Willis, ...

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Hughes swamps USMTS field at Gator Motorplex

WILLIS, Texas — Defending USMTS National Champion Jason Hughes claimed his second victory of the season Saturday night as the USMTS Casey’s General Stores National Tour powered by Swan Energy invaded the Gator Motorplex in Willis, Texas. Keith Foss of Winona, Minn., earned the AFCO Pole Award after heat race qualifying and redrew the pole position for the 40-lap “A” Main. ...

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Gustin wins at Golden Triangle Raceway Park, moves to fourth all-time with 27th career USMTS win

BEAUMONT, Texas (March 18) – The 2011 campaign for the USMTS Casey’s General Stores National Tour powered by Swan Energy brought the dirt-churning open-wheel Modifieds to the Golden Triangle Raceway Park Friday night for the 5th Annual Texas Shootout. The 40-lap main event featured several battles for position as drivers maneuvered around the tricky quarter-mile clay oval. One position that ...

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USMTS blasts into Beaumont, Willis, Baytown this weekend

HOUSTON (March 15) — Up next for the USMTS Casey’s General Stores National Tour powered by Swan Energy is a three-race swing through Texas in and around Houston. On Friday, March 18, the touring titans invade the Golden Triangle Raceway Park in Beaumont for round 1 of the Texas Shootout, then head to the Gator Motorplex in Willis on Saturday, ...

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Jason Hughes takes USMTS win at Humboldt, Kansas

HUMBOLDT, Kan. (March 12) – In the eighteen USMTS events at the Humboldt Speedway prior to Saturday night, just three drivers have recorded multiple victories and those three have snagged two-thirds of the trophies taken home from the high-banked 3/8-mile dirt oval. With an event record 69 cars and drivers signed in to do battle in front of a standing-room-only ...

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Gustin survives for USMTS triumph at South Coffeyville

SOUTH COFFEYVILLE, Okla. (March 11) – Marshalltown, Iowa’s Ryan Gustin survived a rough and wild main event at the Mid America Speedway Friday night to score his second USMTS Casey’s General Stores National Tour powered by Swan Energy victory of the season while many of the other 75 drivers in attendance struggled to keep their sheet metal straight and all ...

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Ryan Gustin takes USMTS win at Mid-America Speedway!

Results from Mid America Speedway Heat 1: 1. (2) 3 Kelly Shryock, Fertile, IA. 2. (3) 98 John Allen, Chanute, KS. 3. (4) 85D Mark Dotson, Cameron, MO. 4. (5) 90 Terry Schultz, Sedalia, MO. 5. (9) 96L Chad Lyle, Oak Grove, MO. 6. (1) 1X Colby Artherton, Bartlesville, OK. 7. (10) 16 Austin Siebert, Grandview, MO. 8. (7) 25 ...

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