NSCS: Bank of America 500 Postponed to Sunday After Steady Rain Washes Over Charlotte

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CONCORD, N.C. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — NASCAR photo — Rain, rain, go away. After a day plagued by consistent drizzle from 10 a.m. onwards, NASCAR and Charlotte Motor Speedway officials have postponed Saturday night’s scheduled Bank of America 500 to Sunday afternoon (12:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN, PRN, SiriusXM). The event — the fourth …

WOO: Continued Rain Postpones $50,000-to-Win National Open Finale to Sunday Night

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MECHANICSBURG, Pa. – official series release — Continued inclement weather and an especially saturated Williams Grove Speedway has postponed the Champion Racing Oil National Open to Sunday. The National Open finale will be a one day full program with a $50,000-to-win prize. The pits will open at 1 p.m., general admission gates at 2 p.m. with time trials underway at …

MIDWEST: Rain Postpones Day Three of DIRTcar Fall Nationals at Eldora

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ROSSBURG, Ohio  – official track release — Rain has postponed day three of the DIRTcar Fall Nationals by Allstar Performance at Eldora Speedway. Racing activity will start at 11:30 a.m., (EDT) on Sunday, October 4.  Public gates will open at 11 a.m., and tickets and pit wristbands for Saturday will be honored. Pit passes will be sold beginning at 9:30 …

STSS: Diamond State 50 at Delaware Pushed to Wednesday Due to Inclement Forecast

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DELMAR, Del. – official release — The 10-year wait for the return of the Diamond State 50 has been extended by one more day. Due to a forecast of 60 percent chance of rain and severe thunderstorms for Tuesday afternoon/evening, Delaware International Speedway promoter Charlie Cathell and Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek organizer Brett Deyo have collectively postponed …

USAC Sprints: Indiana Sprint Week Go at Kokomo Interrupted by Rain Shower, To Conclude Monday Night

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KOKOMO, Ind. — official series release — Saturday night’s Indiana Sprint Week AMSOIL USAC National Sprint race at Kokomo Speedway was interrupted by rain during the semi, and as a result, the event has been postponed to Monday night, July 13. Warmups begin Monday at 7 pm and racing will resume with the semi and the feature event. Justin Grant …

SDS: Brett Hearn’s Big Show VII at Albany-Saratoga Postponed By Rain

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MALTA, N.Y. – official series release – The Super DIRTcar Series Big Show VII scheduled for Tuesday, July 7 at Albany-Saratoga Speedway has been postponed with rain forecast. Big Show VII promoter/driver Brett Hearn’s $10,000-to-win event has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 12. “With the drizzle that’s been falling at the track all morning and the pending thunderstorms coming this afternoon we …

NXS: That’s All Folks! Rain Postpones XFINITY Series Stop at Chicagoland

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JOLIET, Ill. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Michael Waltrip photo — Mother Nature won Saturday night’s NASCAR XFINITY Series stop at Chicagoland Speedway. Just before 9 p.m. Eastern time (8 p.m. local time), about a half hour before the scheduled start of the Owens Corning AttiCat 300, a downpour drenched the 1.5-mile oval just …

USAC Midgets: Indiana Midget Week Finale at Kokomo Rained Out; Postponed to June 21

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KOKOMO, Ind. — official series release — Rains and wet grounds have forced postponement of Sunday night’s Indiana Midget Week USAC Honda National Midget race at Kokomo Speedway. The race has been rescheduled for next Sunday night, June 21. Set to be the finale for the 2015 edition of IMW, Rico Abreu leads Bryan Clauson by a single point in the week-long mini-series …

WOO: Inclement Weather Postpones World of Outlaws at I-96 Speedway

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LAKE ODESSA, Mich. — official series release — Tonight’s World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series NAPA Auto Parts Rumble in Michigan at I-96 Speedway has been postponed due to inclement weather. The series will return to the track in Lake Odessa, Mich. for a rescheduled event on Wednesday, June 24. The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series returns to action on Wednesday, June 3 at …

MSR: Owosso Speedway Stop Postponed for Must See Racing Sprint Cars Due to Inclement Forecast

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OVID, Mich. — official series release — The Must See Racing Sprint Car Series event at Owosso Speedway, scheduled for Saturday, May 30 has been cancelled due to inclement weather forecasts. Based on a forecast that predicts rain and possible thunderstorms for the event date on Saturday, MSR and Owosso Speedway have jointly determined that it is in the best …

INDYCAR: Day One of Indianapolis 500 Qualifying Postponed by Rain

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — Jim Haines/IndyCar photo — Persistent afternoon rain canceled the remainder of scheduled track activity on the first day of qualifications for the 99th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race, so the process begins anew May 17. A revised schedule for Old National Armed Forces Pole Day calls for the 34 entries to make one four-lap …

NSCS: Rain Postpones Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond to Sunday; Cup Race Airs at 1 PM ET on FOX

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RICHMOND, Va. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images photo — Mother Nature one, NASCAR zero. Persistent rain forced NASCAR and Richmond International Raceway officials to postpone Saturday’s Toyota Owners 400, round nine of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, to Sunday afternoon. The event will air on FOX at 1 p.m. Eastern …