2021 Walt Schuster Shootout

May 15-16, 2021
High Plains Raceway, Deer Trail, CO

The Walt Schuster Shootout is our First Race of The Year, and One of the Most Popular!

Start the new racing season with the Walt Schuster Shootout, one of our most popular events of the year!   Spring will be in full swing, and so will RMVR. 


Friday is an optional open-lapping day for testing and tuning.  You can sign up for open-lapping (1/2 day or full day) in advance online via High Plains Raceway, or in person at the track.

Saturday and Sunday will be full days of racing from 8:30 to 5:00.  On Saturday, there will be a morning practice session, followed by a qualifying session, and then two races per run group.  On Sunday, there will be a short test/tune session followed by three races per run group.  As usual free worker rides are available during lunch on both days.

High Plains Raceway

As usual, we will be running the 2.55 mile full course at High Plains Raceway with its 15 turns, 300+ feet cumulative elevation change, and half-mile straight.  For drivers and crew, paddock options include covered concrete car ports and RV spots will full hookups (both require reservations).  Several grades of race gas is available on premise.  Admission is free for spectators and they have full paddock access! There are two great viewing areas (one offers shade) and hot food and beverages are available all day.  Gates open at 7:00 AM.

Preliminary Run Groups

These preliminary run groups are subject to change, and are listed in no particular order:

  • Formula Fords / Wings and Things / Sports Racers
  • Small Bore Production Cars
  • VW Powered Formula Cars
  • Mid and Big Bore Production Cars
  • Gateway Run Group (if sufficient entries)

Entry Fees – (To be charged to your credit card after the race weekend.)

  • Early bird entry – $335 available until midnight on Friday, April 23rd
  • Regular entry – $360
  • Late entry – $385 starts at 12:01 am on Thursday, May 6th
  • At-event entry – $460

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