INDYCAR: Rain, Rain Go Away; Firestone 600 Postponed at Texas, Will Resume August 27

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FORT WORTH, Texas — official series release — Chris Owens/IndyCar photo — The Firestone 600 will have to wait another day for its completion. Another two months, in fact. The scheduled 248-lap event at Texas Motor Speedway – the ninth race of the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series season – was stopped after 71 laps today by heavy rain. INDYCAR and track officials …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Start of Duck Commander 500 at Texas Delayed Due to Rain

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April 6, 2014 — staff report by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Race Chaser Online — NASCAR photo — FORT WORTH, TX — Mother Nature has spoken again, and she has done so quite loudly this time around. After a torrential rainstorm coupled with lightning moved into the Dallas-Fort Worth area Sunday morning and drenched the Texas Motor Speedway, the …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: NASCAR, TMS to Combat Rain with Air Titan 2.0

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April 6, 2014 — staff report via NASCAR.com — Robert Laberge/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — FORT WORTH, TX — One week after the NASCAR Air Titan 2.0 made its debut at Martinsville Speedway, five of the Toyota Tundras with the Eco-Infused Elgin Track Vacuum/Sweeper will be used today at Texas Motor Speedway as rain in the area delayed the start of driver intros. “I’ve …