Masters looms for USMTS
The undisputed best of the best in the world of dirt track racing converge on the Cedar Lake Speedway in New Richmond, Wis., this Thursday, Friday and Saturday, June 11-13, when the Summit USMTS National Championship fueled by Casey’s headlines the 21st running of The Masters along with CLS Late Models and USRA Late Models.
Featuring one of the largest event purses on the schedule, this year’s crown jewel will once again feature CLS Late Models sharing the spotlight and competing for the same big paydays as the USMTS Modifieds all three days. USRA Late Models will also run a complete program each night.
The mega-event kicks off with a pair of $3,000-to-win shows for the USMTS Modifieds and CLS Late Models on Thursday. USRA Late Models race for $400 to win. Tickets are $25 for adults, $12 for students (6-16) and free for kids ages 5 and under. Pit passes are $35.
A $5,000 top prize is up for grabs in USMTS Modifieds and CLS Late Models on Friday. USRA Late Models race for $600 to win. Tickets are $30 for adults, $15 for students (6-16) and free for kids ages 5 and under. Pit passes are $40.
It all leads up to Saturday's ferocious finale which offers $10,000 to the winner of both the USMTS Modified and CLS Late Model main events. USRA Late Models race for $1,000 to win. Tickets are $35 for adults, $17 for students (6-16) and free for kids ages 5 and under. Pit passes are $45.
Reduced two- or three-day advance tickets are available by calling 612-363-0479 if ordered at least two days before the event. Limited lower ramp parking spots are available for $30 per vehicle and are available on a first-come, first-parked each day.
The pit gate opens at 2 p.m., grandstands open at 5, hot laps begin at 6:30 and racing gets underway at 7 p.m. each day.
You do not want to miss a single night, but if you simply cannot be there in person RacinDirt will have the entire production live at racindirt.tv.
💥 PRE-REGISTERED DRIVERS
Updated June 10, 10:27 p.m.
USMTS Modifieds: Josh Angst, Blake Arndt, Adam Ayotte, Jacob Bleess, Robby Bunkelman, Dave Cain, Cory Crapser, Tyler Davis, Brandon Davis, Chad Dawson, A.J. Diemel, Cade Dillard, Brandon Dolman, Joe Duvall, Don Eischens, Skeeter Estey, McKenzie Gerdes, Brady Gerdes, Ryan Gierke, Matt Gilbertson, Jason Gross, Taton Hansen, Adam Hensel, Jason Hughes, Calvin Iverson, Zach Johnson, Corey Jones, Tyler Kaeter, Adam Kates, Nick Koehler, Steve Lavasseur, Matt Leer, Hunter Marriott, Jimmy Mars, Chris Mensen, Joey Miller, Jake Miller, Darrell Nelson, Jake O'Neil, Tyler Peterson, Terry Phillips, Dereck Ramirez, Shane Sabraski, Rodney Sanders, Tony Schill, Lucas Schott, Casey Skyberg, Jake Smith, Dustin Sorensen, Jake Timm, Jon Tollakson, Michael Truscott, Zack VanderBeek, Clayton Wagamon, Cory Williams, Alex Williamson, Tyler Wolff, Jeff Wood, Jeffrey Wood.
CLS Late Models: Nick Anvelink, Landon Atkinson, Lyndon Bolt, Travis Budisalovich, Jim Carlson, Denny Cutsforth, A.J. Diemel, Cade Dillard, Pat Doar, Marshall Fegers, Gunner Frank, James Giossi, Jesse Glenz, Buddy Hanestad, Rick Hanestad, Steve Hucovski, Tim Isenberg, Robbie Johnson, John Kaanta, Shawn Kirwin, Steve Laursen, Jeffrey Lien Jr., Chad Mahder, Jimmy Mars, Sammy Mars, Dave Mass, Jeff Massingill, Lance Matthees, Ryan Mikkelson, Darrell Nelson, Greg Nippoldt, Jake Redetzke, Justin Ritchie, Cole Schill, Matt Shannon, Don Shaw, Casey Skyberg, Dustin Sorensen, Bryce Sward, Brett Swedberg, Jake Timm, Jordan Tollakson, Derek Vesel.
USRA Late Models: Mike Bruggeman, Miranda Carlson, Richard Chasteen, Ken Dallman, Larry Fitzsimmons, Dan Gullikson, Lance Hofer, Kyle Johnson, Jordan Langer, Nick Panitzke, Lucas Peterson, Joe Provinzino, Bruce Schouveller, Gavin Tarras, Josh Wahlstrom, Alex Williamson.
💥 MODIFIED & CLS LATE MODEL PAYOUTS
Thursday – “A” Main: 1. $3000, 2. $1500, 3. $1000, 4. $800, 5. $700, 6. $600, 7. $550, 8. $500, 9. $450, 10. $400, 11. $375, 12. $350, 13. $325, 14. $300, 15. $275, 16-26. $250; “B” Main(s): 1-6. advance, 7. $200, 8. $ 175, 9. $ 150, 10. $ 125, 11. $ 120, 12. $ 115, 13. $ 110, 14. $ 105, 15. $ 100, 16. $ 90, 17. $ 80, 18. $ 75, 19. $ 70, 20. $ 65, 21. $ 60, 22. $ 55, 23-24. $50.
Friday – “A” Main: 1. $5000, 2. $2500, 3. $2000, 4. $1500, 5. $1000, 6. $800, 7. $600, 8. $500, 9. $400, 10. $390, 11. $380, 12. $370, 13. $360, 14. $350, 15. $350, 16. $340, 17. $330, 18. $320, 19. $310, 20-26. $300; “B” Main(s): 1-6. advance, 7. $ 300, 8. $ 250, 9. $ 200, 10. $ 175, 11. $ 150, 12. $ 140, 13. $ 130, 14. $ 125, 15. $ 120, 16. $ 115, 17. $ 110, 18. $ 105, 19-24. $100.
Saturday – “A” Main: 1. $10,000, 2. $5000, 3. $2500, 4. $2000, 5. $1750, 6. $1500, 7. $1250, 8. $1000, 9. $900, 10. $800, 11. $750, 12. $700, 13. $675, 14. $650, 15. $625, 16. $600, 17. $575, 18. $550, 19. $525, 20-26. $500; “B” Main(s): 1-6. advance, 7. $ 300, 8. $ 250, 9. $ 200, 10. $ 175, 11. $ 150, 12. $ 140, 13. $ 130, 14. $ 125, 15. $ 120, 16. $ 115, 17. $ 110, 18. $ 105, 19-24. $100.
The entry fee for USMTS Modifieds and CLS Late Models is $100 on Thursday, $150 on Friday and $200 on Saturday, payable at the gate on race day. Drivers, please help us save time by getting signed up on myracepass.com and bring a completed IRS Form W9 with you.
USMTS competitors will draw for heat race starting spot each day. Draw ends 15 minutes before hot laps begin. Qualifying by heat race passing points and “B” Mains. RACEceivers and AMB transponders are mandatory and available at the USMTS trailer. USMTS national points will be awarded and two provisionals will be awarded each night to the drivers ranked highest in national points. Complete rules available at usmts.com.
💥 THINGS TO DO BEFORE/AFTER THE RACES
Apple River Tubing: If you have not tried what has made the Apple River famous you are missing out. Tubing down the river is an experience but add nearly another thousand people and you have a party. For a small fee we provide to and from River's Edge Apple River Tubing & Camping and an inner tube to enjoy the day under the sun. We will have you back to the track way before hot laps start.
Driver Autograph and Meet & Greet: Before the races come to souvenir alley and purchase an event shirt, your favorite driver's shirt or die-cast and get him to sign it as the top drivers will be there to answer your questions, snap a couple pictures and sign your souvenirs.
Party in the Pits: Rub elbows with your favorite drivers, buy them a beer and enjoy the music in the Arena Friday night after the races.
Lawn Mower Racing: Check out lawn mower racing inside the Cedar Lake Arena (east side of the Speedway) on Saturday afternoon. Admission is free for those with a ticket to Saturday's event.
💥 TRACK INFORMATION
Founded in 1957, the Cedar Lake Speedway is a state-of-the-art 3/8-mile high-banked clay oval and is one of the nation's leading short track facilities. The track is located 1.0 mile east of SR 35 on SR 64, then 4.2 miles north on CR C to CR CC, then left 1.8 miles. For more information, call (612) 363-0479 or (715) 248-7119 or visit CedarLakeSpeedway.com.
Currently, the 2020 schedule for the Summit USMTS National Championship fueled by Casey’s is highlighted by 43 nights of racing at 28 unique dirt ovals for the 22nd season of competition for the world’s Best of the Best in dirt modified racing.
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