PARK CITY, Kan. –Rodney Sanders may have been late to the party but he was the one celebrating after he, Dereck Ramirez and a few of their friends produced another thriller for the fans at the 81 Speedway when the Summit USMTS National Championship fueled by Casey’s invaded the 3/8-mile clay oval Thursday.   The […]

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PARK CITY, Kansas — Race fans waited nearly two months to attend Thursday night’s 9th Annual USMTS Park City Sunflower State Showdown at the 81 Speedway and they were rewarded with yet another barnburner from the Summit USMTS National Championship fueled by Casey’s.   Postponed in April by government restrictions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the […]

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WEBSTER CITY, Iowa (January 8)–The schedule is set with 53 dates at 30 unique dirt ovals confirmed for the 2020 United States Modified Touring Series schedule and the 22nd season for the world’s Best of the Best in dirt modified racing. With a new season on the horizon and new decade underway, it’s only fitting […]

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PARK CITY, Kansas – On a history-making night at the 81 Speedway where crew members, fans and racers honored the late Grant Junghans and paid tribute to hall-of-fame promoter C. Ray Hall, a young driver from Chatfield, Minnesota, named Jacob Bleess forever etched his name into dirt modified racing lore. With the champagne still not […]

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PARK CITY, Kansas – Rodney Sanders rolled to his 11th main event victory of the season Friday as the United States Modified Touring Series kicked off the final weekend of the season with the 3rd Annual Chisholm Trail Showdown at the 81 Speedway in Park City, Kansas. Coming into the night as the newly-crowned and […]

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PARK CITY, Kan. (April 25)–After several near misses in the early going this season, Zack VanderBeek finally found the road to victory lane and garnered his 48th career USMTS win at the 81 Speedway on Thursday night.   The 34-year-old from New Sharon, Iowa, hasn’t employed any drastic measures to get faster, just plugging away. […]

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WICHITA, Kan. (April 24)–The USMTS returns to action for a three-night excursion through Kansas and Oklahoma this Thursday, Friday and Saturday, April 25-27, for a trio of events in the MSD Performance USMTS Mid-American Series. On Thursday, it’s the 8th Annual Sunflower State Showdown at the 81 Speedway in Park City, Kan., and then the […]

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PARK CITY, Kansas — The United States Modified Touring Series kicked of the 2017 campaign nearly nine months ago and closed the curtain on a record-breaking season Saturday night at the 81 Speedway with the second running of the Park City Chisholm Trail Showdown presented by Kansas High Performance Racing Auction.   Stormy Scott, who […]

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PARK CITY, Kan. — 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 […]

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Park City, KS.- May 7, 2017 –Quite a bit has changed over the last 11 years since the last Donny Schatz had raced at 81 Speedway, prior to Saturday night. The track surface was reconfigured before this season, while the tires and wings on the cars have also changed over the last decade. One things that […]

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