USMTS Modifieds Storm into Dodge City on June 8!

USMTS Modifieds Storm into Dodge City on June 8!

May 31, 2018 0 By admin

action050618d 980Lonnie Wheatley, DODGE CITY, Kan. (May 31, 2018) – It’s just a few short days away.  The world’s elite in Modified racing will invade the southwest Kansas town of Dodge City for the first time since 2004.

On Friday night, June 8, the United States Modified Tour Series (USMTS) take to the 3/8-mile Dodge City Raceway Park for a $3,000-to-win tilt that is a must-see for fans throughout the region.

Along with the world’s premier touring Modified series, the Friday night event will feature IMCA Sport Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars and IMCA Hobby Stocks as well.

Tucson’s Jake O’Neil currently sits atop the USMTS National points charts ahead of the Las Cruces, NM, shoe Johnny Scott, Minnesota’s Lucas Schott, Las Cruces’ Stormy Scott and Happy, TX, native Rodney Sanders.

Others among the current top ten in USMTS points include Zack VanderBeek, Dereck Ramirez, Terry Phillips, Jake Timm and Joe Duvall.

While the race offers up a hefty $3,000 winner’s share, a bonus will be for grabs for those IMCA-legal Modifieds taking part in the event.  The top finishing IMCA-legal Modified will earn an extra $300, with another $200 for the second IMCA-legal entry and $100 for the third IMCA-legal entry.

Pre-entry for the event is $110 with race day entry of $125.  The event will not award any DCRP track points for IMCA Modifieds.  Championship points will be on the line for the IMCA Sport Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars and IMCA Hobby Stocks.

Tickets for the Friday, June 8, USMTS event at Dodge City Raceway Park are just $25 for adults for adults while children 11 and under are admitted free when accompanied by an adult.  Pit passes are $30.

In total, the 2018 season at Dodge City Raceway Park is slated for 17 nights of action, culminating with the return of the World of Outlaws Sprint Cars on Saturday night, October 20.

The complete 2018 schedule of events at Dodge City Raceway Park is available at

Dodge City Raceway Park is located on the south edge of Dodge City, KS, on US 283, then 0.9 miles west on US 56, then 0.1 miles south.  For more information, contact the track at 620-225-3277 or check