Top-10 finish in USMTS stop at Red Dirt
On Friday, Dereck Ramirez followed the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) to Red Dirt Raceway (Meeker, Okla.) for the sixth annual Fallen Hero 50. In a stout field of 56 cars, Ramirez stopped the clock second-fastest in his group before placing second in his heat. Inching forward one spot in the 50-lap feature, Dereck notched a ninth-place finish.
The following night at Tri-State Speedway (Pocola, Okla.) for the eighth annual Juggernaut, Dereck was forced to a take a provisional into the feature after failing to qualify in his heat race and B-Main. With $10,000 on the line, Ramirez passed nine cars in the 40-lapper to finish 16th.
Dereck is ninth in the latest USMTS point standings.Back to News