Titans Kick Off August with Trio of $10,000-To-Win Tilts
at Top-Shelf Dirt Tracks
WEBSTER CITY, Iowa
(July 29) —The Summit
USMTS National Championship fueled by Casey’s embarks on
a three-day excursion to kick off a rich August slate
with stops at three of the most exciting and popular
dirt ovals in the nation on Thursday, Friday and
Saturday, August 5-7.
Action gets going Thursday with the 10th Annual
USMTS Sunflower Showdown at the 81 Speedway in Park
City, Kansas, followed by the 15th Annual USMTS Summer
Fling at the Humboldt Speedway in Humboldt, Kansas, on
We’re not in Kansas anymore when the weekend
concludes Saturday with the 12th Annual USMTS Slick Mist
Show-Me Shootout presented by Foley Equipment at the
Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri.
of the three races pay $10,000 to the winner.
81 Speedway – Park City, Kansas
USMTS Sunflower Showdown
Thursday, August 5, 2021
FOE Enterprises, LLC, announced the purchase of the
65-year-old 81 Speedway nearly two years ago and the new
owners, along with veteran racer and promoter John
Allen, have been busy ever since as they have remade the
family destination with countless improvements including
new stadium seating and more.
USMTS national champ Rodney Sanders leads all
competitors with six career wins here including the most
recent race last August.
Ryan Gustin has three
career wins while Jason Hughes and Jeremy Payne are
two-time winners at the 81 Speedway. Stormy Scott, Cade
Dillard, Jon Mitchell, Johnny Scott, Zack VanderBeek,
Terry Phillips and Jacob Bleess each have one win here.
In addition to the fire-breathing USMTS Modifieds,
the three-division program will also feature
HeyGlassman.com Stock Cars and Two M Motorsports Rookie
The pits are slated to open at 4 p.m.
and grandstand gates swing open at 5. Hot laps and
qualifying begin at 7:20 followed by opening ceremonies,
prayer and national anthem prior to heat races getting
underway at 8.
General admission tickets are $25
while members of the military and seniors (65+) are $23.
Children ages 10 and under get in for free. Pit passes
are $40 and kids ages 5-10 get a pit pass for $20.
Children 4 and under are free in the pits.
Speedway is located north of Wichita on I-135 to exit
16, then 0.7 mile west on 77th St. The physical address
is 7700 N Broadway, Park City, KS 67219.
information call (316)
755-1781 or visit
81Speedway.com. You can also follow them on
Humboldt Speedway –
15th Annual USMTS Summer Fling
Friday, August 6, 2021
When the Humboldt
Speedway hosts the Summit USMTS National Championship
fueled by Casey’s for the 15th Annual USMTS Summer Fling
on Friday, August 6, it will be the 55th race for the
USMTS at the 1/4-mile semi-banked clay oval.
USMTS Modifieds will battle for $10,000 to win and share
the spotlight with USRA B-Mods, USRA Tuners, Midwest
Mods and Factory Stocks.
The pit gate opens at 2
p.m., spectator seating opens at 6 and qualifying begins
at 8 p.m. Grandstand tickets are $25 for general
admission. Seniors (65+) and youth (12-16) are $20. Kids
(6-11) get in for $5. Pit passes are $40 or kids (6-10)
are $30. Children under 6 are admitted free of charge in
the grandstands or pit area.
drivers have tasted victory at ‘The Hummer’ since Johnny
Bone Jr. won the inaugural USMTS event June 28, 2000.
Past winners include Jason Hughes (13 wins) Stormy Scott
(6), Kelly Shryock (5), Ryan Gustin (4), Rodney Sanders
(4), Johnny Bone Jr. (2), Terry Phillips (2), Jason
Krohn (2), Johnny Scott (2), Zack VanderBeek (2), Tim
Donlinger (1), Jon Tesch (1), Steve Holzkamper (1),
William Gould (1), Jeremy Payne (1), Mitch Keeter (1),
Kyle Strickler (1), Lucas Schott (1), Ricky Thornton Jr.
(1), Tanner Mullens (1), Carlos Ahumada Jr. (1) and
Brooks Strength (1), who won the King of America X
Modified Nationals in March.
Speedway is located 0.1 mile west of US 169 at the
Humboldt Exit, then 0.5 mile south, then 0.9 mile east
on Georgia Rd. The physical address is 1663 Georgia Rd,
Humboldt, KS 66748.
Check out the track's website
HumboldtSpeedway.com and follow them on
Twitter to learn more.
Speedway – Wheatland, Missouri
12th Annual Slick Mist
Show-Me Shootout presented by Foley Equipment
Saturday, August 7, 2021
The 12th Annual
Slick Mist Show-Me Shootout presented by Foley Equipment
will headline a big night of action with $10,000 going
to the winner of the feature race. Also in action will
be the USRA B-Mods and Medieval USRA Stock Cars.
Pit and spectator gates open at 4 p.m. with hot laps at
6:30 and racing getting underway at 7:05.
a special mid-week show last summer, Tanner Mullens
earned his first-ever USMTS feature win at the “Diamond
of Dirt Tracks” after race leader Terry Phillips
suffered a mechanical issue with four laps remaining.
The series returned in August for the 11th Annual
Slick Mist Show-Me Shootout with Dereck Ramirez taking
home the checkered flag.
Ramirez and Phillips are
the only two-time USMTS winners here. Rodney Sanders won
this event in 2019 and Stormy Scott won a thriller here
in 2018—one year after the 2017 show was rained out.
Zack VanderBeek, Johnny Scott, Ryan Gustin, Jeremy
Payne, Jason Krohn and Kelly Shryock have also won with
the USMTS at the Lucas Oil Speedway.
for adults (16-61) is $25 while seniors (62+) and
members of the military get in for $22. Youth (6-15) are
$10 and kids 5 and under are free. A family pass is only
$60 and includes entry for two (2) adults and up to
three (3) youths plus one (1) free pass to the Go-Kart
Slick Track and 10% off any Track Treasures gift shop
purchase. Pit passes are $40.
Event tickets and
camping spots can be purchased online through the
online ticketing system.
Fans can “beat the
heat” in one of the track’s spacious air-conditioned
suites or view the action from seats outside,
overlooking the front stretch. Contact admissions
director Nichole McMillan by calling
(417) 282-5984 or email
email@example.com for more info.
Lucas Oil Speedway is a 3/8-mile semi-banked clay oval
located 0.2 mile south of US 54 on SR 83, then east. The
physical address is 18842 Speedway Dr, Wheatland, MO
A campground with shower and bathroom
facilities is also available. With its entrance located
just outside the pit gate this sprawling scenic camping
facility will continue to enhance the racing experience
at the “Diamond of Dirt Tracks.”
Oil Speedway information can be found at
LucasOilSpeedway.com. In addition, fans can get
Taking dirt to a new level:
The 2021 campaign for the Summit USMTS National
Championship fueled by Casey’s features 36 nights of
racing with the winners of those main events set to take
home over $300,000 in earnings from more than $1 million
in prize money earmarked for those shows.
Twenty-six of the 36 race nights will pay at least
$10,000 to win while the other 10 carry a $5,000 top
prize. And if that weren’t enough, more than $230,000 is
committed to the top ten finishers in the 2021 points
standings with a record $70,000 reserved for the 2021
USMTS National Champion.
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