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Eibach introduces Spring Forward Award for USMTS drivers

Eibach Springs returns to the USMTS family of contingency award partners in 2018 as sponsor of the new Eibach Spring Forward Award for USMTS drivers. The award will be doled out at every USMTS event during the 2018 campaign to the driver that passes the most cars. “Eibach has been manufacturing springs worldwide for over 65 years,” said David Cardey, Sales Manager. “With our early roots in the racing world, there is a rich ingrained passion within the company to remain a global leader in performance springs. We are one…

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Schott to chase USMTS title with Mike Wedelstadt Racing

With their eyes on the $50,000 prize that awaits the USMTS national champion later this year, Mike Wedelstadt Racing is teaming up with dirt modified standout Lucas Schott for an aggressive 2018 campaign on America’s dirt ovals. With Schott behind the wheel, the team plans to compete on the full national tour in the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup while also making time for other marquee events including several high-profile IMCA Modified shows. While both Wedelstadt and Schott will find time in the cockpit, Schott will spend his time…

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USMTS Unveils 20th Anniversary 2018 Schedule

Officials from the United States Modified Touring Series unveiled next year’s schedule of events today, highlighted by a record top prize of $50,000 awaiting the 2018 USMTS National Champion. The 20th anniversary season featuring the Best of the Best in dirt modified racing features a points fund of more than $160,000 while the USMTS Hunt for the Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental has 41 nights of racing penciled in at 39 of America’s most popular dirt ovals. The runner-up in 2018 will pocket $30,000, third place will…

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Gustin puts gold star on near-perfect Featherlite Fall Jamboree weekend

Coming into the final night of the 19th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree Saturday, Ryan Gustin was on top of the Modified racing world. Nothing changed by the end of the night, except for Gustin’s bank account which expanded by $13,000 after winning the main event at the Deer Creek Speedway for the second night in a row. “I was just trying to ride there, man” Gustin said. “Stormy (Scott) was giving me all I wanted. I didn’t want to set any faster pace than that but I didn’t want to…

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Grim ‘Reaper’ gets redemption in Friday Featherlite Fall Jamboree feature

Ryan Gustin was in a grim mood after Thursday night’s main event at the Deer Creek Speedway, but Friday was a chance at redemption and ‘The Reaper’ was confident he could do just that. After an attempt to wrestle the lead away from Cade Dillard one night earlier, Gustin was unable to recover and Dillard drove away for the win while Gustin settled for second place Friday was a different day and a different story for the 26-year-old from Marshalltown, Iowa, as he took the lead from Lucas Schott on…

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Dillard wins the battle, Hughes wins the war in Featherlite Fall Jamboree opener

In a repeat of opening night at last year’s Featherlite Fall Jamboree, Cade Dillard won the battle but Jason Hughes won the war. This time, however, Dillard was not under the pressure of having to outrun Hughes for the chance at becoming the USMTS national champion, and Hughes needed no late-race heroics to hang on to his crown. When the night began, Stormy Scott was the only remaining driver within striking distance of Hughes in the USMTS Hunt for the Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental. Scott had…

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Entry List: 19th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree

As of Monday, Sept. 18, the following drivers are pre-entered for the 19th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree: Showing car number, driver’s name, hometown, primary sponsor/chassis manufacturer/engine builder. USMTS/USRA MODIFIEDS 1. 01 Brandon Aggen, Rushmore, Minn., Orv’s Bar/Skyrocket/Sput’s. 2. 4a Joel Alberts, Mantorville, Minn., A&A Electric & Underground/Rocket/Action. 3. 6t7 Brian Albrecht, Winona, Minn., Hornberg Rock Products/Shaw/Adams. 4. 99 Josh Angst, Winona, Minn., Culver’s/MBCustom/Sput’s. 5. 9 Kent Arment, Aberdeen, S.D., Anchors Away/MasterSbilt/Gunslinger. 6. 21 Jacob Bleess, Chatfield, Minn., EZ Fabricating/MBCustom/Sput’s. 7. 4b Cory Bruggeman, Stillwater, Minn., Bruggeman Builders/MBCustom/Tim’s. 8. 23b Brett…

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19th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree approaching fast!

The 19th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree gets underway Thursday, Sept. 21, at the Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, Minn., where the world’s elite Modified and B-Mod drivers will be racing for three nights and nearly $150,000 in posted prize money. Set for Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Sept. 21-23, fans will witness a complete program all three nights, with $5,000 going to the USMTS Modified winner on the first two nights while Saturday’s winner will pocket a cool $10,000. The Iron Man Challenge Out-Pace USRA B-Mods will battle for $750…

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Scott-Dillard Front Row for USMTS Silver Dollar Nationals at I-80

Johnny Scott of Las Cruces, N.M., claimed the Pole Dash victory Friday night at the I-80 Speedway, and locked himself into the pole position for Saturday’s $10,000-to-win United States Modified Touring Series finale of the 7th Annual Silver Dollard Nationals. Following two runner-up finishes in both of his heat races earlier, Scott drew the pole position for the start of the Pole Dash which featured the top 12 drivers that racked up the most passing points during the dual qualifying races. The first four laps were led by Tyler Wolff…

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Modified Weekly Recap: Zack VanderBeek Wins Three Straight USMTS Events

UNITED STATES MODIFIED TOURING SERIES(USMTS) The USMTS Modifieds took to the track for four events this week and one man dominated three of them. Zack VanderBeek took home three straight USMTS wins this week. Those event victories came at Luxemburg Speedway, 141 Speedway, and Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway. At Luxemburg Speedway, on night one of the week, Ryan Gustin, Cade Dillard, Dereck Ramirez and Benji LaCrosse followed VanderBeek in the Top 5. On night two, at 141 Speedway, Dereck Ramirez, Cade Dillard, Ryan Gustin and Lucas Schott followed him in the Top 5. On the final and third…

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