Super 8 Chanute Is Official Host Hotel For King of America X

CHANUTE, Kansas (March 16)--Fans, racers and their families and crew members will rest well with Super 8 by Wyndham in Chanute, Kansas, as the Official Host Hotel at this year's King of America X powered by Summit.

The first of five crown jewel events for the Summit USMTS National Championship fueled by Casey's takes place Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 26-28, at the Humboldt Speedway in Humboldt, Kan., and will also feature the B-Mod Battle of the Bullring.

The Super 8 Chanute hotel is located near the Martin and Osa Johnson Safari Museum off Route 169 (3502 S Santa Fe Ave, Chanute, KS 66720). Super 8 Chanute offers comfortable, affordable accommodations whether you are with them just one night, or plan to stay and enjoy the area.

Among the many amenities offered are a 24-hour reception desk, bus/truck parking, coffee/tea maker, flat screen televisions, free breakfast, free parking, free WiFi, laundry facilities, pet friendly, RV parking and rollaway beds available.

Book your room(s) today at or call (620) 431-7788 and use corporate code "CORP5184" to receive the event discount price.

With convenient locations around the world, Super 8 by Wyndham gives you the freedom to roam. Follow the signs to a comfortable place where you can rest up and refuel with free WiFi and breakfast. Military members and their spouses can also enjoy discounted rates at participating hotels in the U.S. and Canada.

King of America X will kick off with an open practice on Wednesday, March 25, which may be the only time for hot laps during the event. The pits gate opens at 2 p.m. and practice is from 6-9 p.m. Pit passes are $20 for adults. Admission to the grandstands is free.

On Thursday and Friday, the pits open at 1 p.m. and grandstands open at 5 with racing getting underway at 7 p.m. All times are one hour earlier on Saturday.

Grandstand admission on Thursday and Friday is $20 for adults, $15 for juniors (12-16) and seniors (62+) with kids (6-11) just $5. On Saturday, adults get in for $25, juniors and seniors are $20 and kids are $10. Children ages 5 and under are free every day. Pit passes each night are $40.

Past King of America champions include Kelly Shryock (2011), Stormy Scott (2012), Ryan Gustin (2013), Rodney Sanders (2014), Jason Hughes (2015), Zack VanderBeek (2016), Ryan Gustin (2017), Lucas Schott (2018) and Ricky Thornton Jr. (2019).

The Humboldt Speedway is a located 0.1 mile west of US 169 at the Humboldt Exit, then 0.5 mile south, then 0.9 mile east on Georgia Rd. For more information, call (620) 431-2470 or visit (

The 2020 schedule for the Summit USMTS National Championship fueled by Casey's is highlighted by 58 nights of racing at 33 unique dirt ovals as part of the 22nd season for the world's Best of the Best in dirt modified racing.

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Jeff Nun
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1715 W. 2nd St., P.O. Box 905
Webster City, IA 50595
Tel: 515-297-3835
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