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Weder on top of Modified world, wins 18th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.—Nearly eight years after his last USMTS triumph, Tommy Weder Jr. made his way back to Widow Wax Victory Lane in a big way Saturday by winning the finale of the 18th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree at the Deer Creek Speedway. The 31-year-old from Woodward, Okla., has competed in just a handful of crown jewel United States Modified Touring Series events over the last eight seasons and this one, he said, was the biggest one of all. “We’ve been [...]

Queensland conquers Out-Pace USRA B-Mod finale at 18th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.—Cole Queensland saved the best for last as he captured a hard-fought Iron Man Series Out-Pace USRA B-Mod victory on the final night of the 18th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree. The driver from Grand Meadow, Minn., took the lead from another former Featherlite Fall Jamboree champion, Jerry Young, on lap 10 and led the final 15 laps to score the $1,000 top prize. First-lap leader Alex Williamson held on for a third-place finish ahead of three-time USRA national champ [...]

Schott guns down Featherlite Fall Jamboree foes Friday

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.—Friday night shows have been very good for Lucas Schott when the United States Modified Touring Series comes to Southern Minnesota. Two years ago, at 18 years of age, Schott captured his first USMTS win during the 16th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree and he did again this year by leading all 42 laps Friday night to score a $5,000 payday. Schott earned his second USMTS win less than two months ago just a few miles down the road at [...]

Demmer snags Iron Man Series win Friday at Featherlite Fall Jamboree

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.—Scott Demmer grabbed a wire-to-wire win Friday as the Iron Man Series Out-Pace USRA B-Mods brought 67 warriors to night two of the 18th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree at the Deer Creek Speedway. Demmer beat polesitter Andrew Bleess to the flagstand by a bumper to lead the first lap, and then held off challenges from Bleess and others for the 20-lap distance on the high-banked 3/8-mile clay oval. While Demmer led from start to finish, the fight for the [...]

Fecht flies to Featherlite Fall Jamboree USRA Iron Man Series win

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.—After 29 starts during the 2016 season, Trevor Fecht picked the right time to win his first Out-Pace USRA B-Mod feature Thursday night at the Deer Creek Speedway. On opening night of the 18th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree, Fecht led the field from the pole position and withstood seven caution periods and several challenges to score a wire-to-wire win—his first of the season in the Iron Man Series. The Allison, Iowa, racer netted $600 for his efforts while local [...]

Attention Campers Planning on Attending the Featherlite Fall Jamboree

SPRING VALLEY, MN - September 23, 2016:  Our space has been limited due to the extremely wet conditions which has forced us to make a difficult decision.  We unfortunately cannot accommodate any additional campers on the grounds.  This is not an easy decision and we apologize for any inconveniences this may cause. For those already in route that will need a place to park for the night we have made arrangements with the Horse Feather convention center in Racine, MN [...]

Dillard wins first Featherlite Fall Jamboree feature while Hughes nets third USMTS crown

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.—It was a battle for the ages on opening night of the 18th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree as a season-long battle to become the 2016 USMTS national champion came down to the final turn on the final points night. Trailing defending champ Jason Hughes by 10 points coming into Thursday night’s clash at the Deer Creek Speedway, Cade Dillard found himself behind the eight-ball early on as a deep draw in his heat race got even worse when [...]

Anticipation, entry list swells for 18th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.—The 18th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree gets underway one week from today at the Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, Minn., where Modified drivers will be racing for $5,000 to win the first two nights and a $10,000 paycheck on Saturday. Set for Thursday-Sunday, Sept. 22-24, fans will witness a complete program all three nights. On Thursday, the United States Modified Touring Series competes in the final points race of the year with the final event in the [...]

Club Car Jamboree Open tees off Friday at Featherlite Fall Jamboree

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.—The 18th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree takes place Thursday-Sunday, Sept. 22-24, at the Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, Minn. USMTS drivers will be racing for $5,000 to win the first two nights and a big $10,000 paycheck on Saturday. But on Friday morning they’ll be swinging their drivers and slicing their balls at the annual Club Car Jamboree Open golf tournament. The annual golf outing for racers, crew members, event officials and fans will tee off at 10 [...]