USMTS Modifieds

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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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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USMTS Modifieds Head To Nebraska For 7th Annual Silver Dollar Nationals

USMTS Press Release: The United States Modified Touring Series brings the best of the best in the dirt modified world to share the limelight with the best of the best in the dirt late model world this week as the I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Neb., hosts the 7th Annual Silver Dollar Nationals. Joining the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series for two huge nights at the 4/10-mile clay oval, the stars and cars of the Casey’s USMTS National Tour powered by S&S Fishing & Rental will have an open practice…

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Zack VanderBeek Takes Third USMTS Modified Win In Three Days At Oshkosh

USMTS Modified Press Release: The USMTS Badgerland Summer Shootout presented by Prestige Custom Cabinetry continued with Round 3 at the Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway and Zack VanderBeek continued his mastery of the Bay area ovals with his third win in as many nights. And in capturing his 42nd career United States Modified Touring Series, the ‘Z-Man’ moved into a tie with Tommy Myer for fifth on the series’ all-time wins list. Defending USRA Modified national champion Lucas Schott snagged the Sybesma Pole Award and pulled out to lead the first couple…

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Zack VanderBeek Continues Hot Streak With His Second USMTS Win In A Row At 141 Speedway

USMTS Modified Press Release: Zack VanderBeek made it two in a row Wednesday night with a victory at the 141 Speedway near Francis Creek, Wis., during Round 2 of the USMTS Badgerland Summer Shootout presented by Prestige Custom Cabinetry. After earning the Sybesma Graphics Pole Award, the 32-year-old from New Sharon, Iowa, grabbed the lead when the green flag waved to start the 40-lap feature race, but it was a short-lived stint at the front. With two laps complete, outside front row starter Dereck Ramirez squirted past VanderBeek and took…

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Zack VanderBeek Takes USMTS Modified Event At Luxemburg Speedway

USMTS Modified Press Release: Zack VanderBeek took control with eight laps in the books, and then withstood a caution with two laps remaining to score the victory Tuesday night at the Luxemburg Speedway in the opening round of the USMTS Badgerland Summer Shootout presented by Prestige Custom Cabinetry. One of seven drivers in attendance Tuesday who were here when the United States Modified Touring Series last visited the 1/3-mile dirt oval in 2005, VanderBeek actually arrived in Eastern Wisconsin two days early and may have picked up a little luck…

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Zack VanderBeek Takes USMTS Modified Victory At Cedar Lake Speedway

USMTS Press Release: Zack VanderBeek may not be thinking about what he’ll do with Saturday’s $50,000 winner’s share of the prize money, but he posted a convincing down payment worth $3,000 Thursday night to kick off Modified Masters weekend at the Cedar Lake Speedway. The 32-year old from New Sharon, Iowa, drove away from the field at the start of Thursday’s RHRSwag.com USMTS Northern Region main event, survived three cautions—including one with 13 laps to go—and drove underneath the checkered flag with a nearly five-second cushion over runner-up Terry Phillips….

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Jake Timm Finally Breaks Through With First USMTS Modified Win At Ogilvie Raceway

USMTS Press Release: Jake Timm has been patient over the last four years while he chases his first USMTS victory. Patience met opportunity Wednesday night at the Ogilvie Raceway and the 20–year-old from Winona, Minn., got the best of one of the best ever to win his first ever. Three-time and defending USMTS national champion Jason Hughes wrestled the lead away from polesitter Jacob Bleess at the drop of the green flag, and Timm followed into second one lap later. With Hughes maintaining his advantage, the top three ran in…

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Jon Mitchell Takes Home USMTS Modified Win At 81 Speedway

USMTS Press Release: Just a little more than three weeks ago, Jon Mitchell’s United States Modified Touring Series victory celebration was short-lived when his machine came up a few pounds light when crossed the scales at the end of the main event at the Lonestar Speedway. But on Wednesday night, about 500 miles northwest of there at the 81 Speedway outside of Wichita, Kan., Mitchell left no doubt as he led all 40 laps of the USMTS main event and led the top four finishers across the scales with room…

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Whitwell Takes Home The Win With The USMTS Modifieds At Caney Valley

USMTS Press Release: Caney Valley Speedway fans waited nearly three years for the United States Modified Touring Series to return to the quarter-mile bullring in Caney, Kan., and the Best of the Best did not disappoint with an edge-of-your-seat main event that produced a new first-time winner. Tyler Wolff led the field to the green flag for the 40-lap feature and led the first two laps before relinquishing the lead to Mike Densberger. The pair raced side by side for the first seven laps while Wolff’s teammate, R.C. Whitwell waited…

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