ASCoC: Saturday Event at Mercer Scratched Due to Inclement Weather

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MERCER, Pa. – official series release — Due to inclement weather conditions, Mercer Raceway Park and Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions officials have been forced to cancel the event scheduled for Saturday. Wet weather invaded the Mercer, Pennsylvania, area during the late night/early morning hours, adding moisture to an already saturated facility. Temperatures are expected to drop into …

WOO LMS: Practice Night for the Douglas Dodge Ram Trucks Illini 100 Rained Out

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FARMER CITY, Ill. – official series release — Overnight rain has left Farmer City Raceway heavily saturated and has forced the cancellation of World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series practice night for the Douglas Dodge Ram Trucks Illini 100 weekend. The series returns to action Friday night for the first of two nights of racing for the Illini 100 …

SOUTHEAST: 2016 Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown Cancelled Due to Langley’s Uncertain Future

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RICHMOND, Va. – official release — Due to track operations and schedule uncertainty at Langley Speedway in Hampton, Va., the ninth running of the Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown scheduled for April 21 at Langley has been cancelled for 2016. “The event is an around-the-clock, full year in the making,” said race coordinator Buck Reuss. “But due to the very …

WOO: Rain Cancels Night Two of the Champion Racing Oil National Open at Williams Grove

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MECHANICSBURG, Pa. — official series release — With steady rain continuing to fall in Central Pennsylvania, night two of the Champion Racing Oil National Open at Williams Grove Speedway has been cancelled. Saturday’s National Open main event remains on schedule and will be a one day full program with a $50,000-to-win prize. Sunday is the rain date. Contingency planning is underway if inclement weather …

NEW ENGLAND: Stafford Motor Speedway Cancels Friday Night Shootout Program

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STAFFORD SPRINGS, Conn. — official track release — Stafford Motor Speedway has cancelled its NASCAR Whelen All-American Series racing program that was scheduled for August 21. The fireworks that were supposed to accompany the on track action will be postponed to Sept. 18, the Final Friday Night Shoot-Out of the season. Stafford Speedway returns to racing action next Friday, August 28 with the …

DIRTcar: Rain Bites Again as Florence Speedway Hell Tour, Modified Nationals Stops Washed Out

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UNION, Ky. — official series release — The soggy summer continues as Wednesday night’s DIRTcar Summer Nationals and DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals events at Florence Speedway have fallen to rain. That leaves three nights of racing left for the DIRTcar Summer Nationals tour — Macon (Ill.) Speedway on Thursday, Farmer City (Ill.) Speedway on Friday and Oakshade Raceway in Wauseon, Ohio, on Saturday. The …

JEGS/CRA: Salem Speedway All Stars Tour Event Canceled Due to Weather Forecast

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SALEM, Ind. — official series release — The JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour presented by Chevrolet Performance event scheduled for this Saturday at Salem Speedway has been canceled because of the forecast of heavy rains and possible flooding in the area on Friday and Saturday. “We are extremely disappointed that impending weather conditions have once again impacted our 2015 racing schedule,” said …

MSR: M-40 Speedway Cancels Trio of Must See Racing Events

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HOLLY, Mich. — official series release — Three M-40 Speedway events featuring the Must See Racing Sprint Car Series, scheduled for June 6 and July 3-4, have been cancelled. M-40 track ownership informed MSR that the track’s poor car count and fan attendance this year does not warrant a special racing program and the associated financial risk. “It is very …

LOLMDS: Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Event at Jackson Motor Speedway Cancelled

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WAYCROSS, Ga. – official series release — This weekend’s Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series sanctioned event at Jackson Motor Speedway in Jackson, Miss., scheduled for April 11, has been cancelled. The region has been battered with torrential rains over the last few weeks and the grounds at Jackson Motor Speedway are too saturated for this coming weekend’s events. With …