ARCA: Mother Nature Wins; Rain Postpones Crosley Brands 150 to Saturday Afternoon

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SPARTA, Ky. — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Jeff Curry/NASCAR photo — Mother Nature didn’t spare Kentucky Speedway for Friday’s night Crosley Brands 150. A slow-moving weather system from the Northwest produced continuous rain, forcing ARCA officials to postpone the Crosley Brands 150 to 1 p.m. ET on Saturday. This is the second time in three …

ASCS: Herrera Weathers Rain and Reutzel for Third National Tour Win of 2015 at Black Hills

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RAPID CITY, S.D. — official series release — Mr. E. Photography/ASCS photo — Despite a rain delay Friday night at Black Hills Speedway, Johnny Herrera won his third Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series feature of the season. Career win No. 13 came in Herrera’s 200th series start. Starting from the pole Herrera led early, but Aaron Reutzel quickly made his …

NSCS: Mother Nature Intervenes Again; Rain Delays Start of Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Team Lowes Racing photo — Light rain showers have delayed the start of Sunday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 at the Daytona International Speedway. Weather moved into the Daytona Beach area around 6 p.m. Eastern (local) time, alternating between light and heavier showers …

NXS: Weather Hold; Start of Subway Firecracker 250 at Daytona Delayed Due to Rain

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — NASCAR photo — The start of tonight’s NASCAR XFINITY Series Subway Firecracker 250 at Daytona International Speedway has been delayed due to wet weather. After NASCAR Sprint Cup Series qualifying was scrapped due to the threat of rain and lightning in close proximity to the speedway, the …

NSCS: Rain Returns at Michigan; Harvick Assumes Race Lead With 45 Laps Complete

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BROOKLYN, Mich. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Jerry Markland/Getty Images North America photo — Mother Nature is not cooperating at Michigan International Speedway. For the third time in Sunday’s running of the Quicken Loans 400 (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM), NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams have been parked on pit road due to weather. A brief rain …

NSCS: Double Rain Delay Hampers Sprint Cup Action at Michigan

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BROOKLYN, Mich. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — NASCAR photo — After NASCAR moved up the start of Sunday’s Quicken Loans 400 from Michigan International Speedway, Mother Nature has intervened two separate times, slowing the action in the Irish Hills after just 19 of 200 laps have been completed. A heavy downpour drew the caution, …

MSR: Action Halted at Anderson; Must See Racing 60 Program Currently In Weather Hold

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ANDERSON, Ind. — Report and photo by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Action for Anderson Speedway’s Wednesday night Must See Racing 60 program is currently in a weather hold. With sprinkles in the area all day, a steadier drizzle finally began falling around 5:45 p.m. local time, just prior to the scheduled start of Must See Racing …

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 …

NSCS: It’s Kenseth the Conqueror at Bristol; Tames Thunder Valley for First Cup Win Since 2013

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BRISTOL, Tenn. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images North America photo — After more than nine hours, three red flags, fog, rain and everything in between — Matt Kenseth ended his bout inside “Racing’s Last Great Coliseum” exactly where he started it. Position number one. Kenseth survived a marathon afternoon (and night) after …