ROC DIRT MODS: Northeast Showdown Rained Out; Rescheduled for Tuesday June 3rd

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DUNDEE, NY — official speedway release — Yates County Speedway has cancelled tonight’s Northeast Showdown for the Race of Champions Modifieds and Crate Sportsman. The race has been rescheduled for Tuesday, June 3rd at 7:30 p.m.  With showers and thunderstorms in the area and more forecasted for this evening, the decision was made early to avoid unnecessary travel for the …

URC: Rain Postpones Jack Gunn Memorial

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SELINSGROVE, Pa. – With the forecast of rain throughout the night, Selinsgrove Speedway has postponed the URC-sanctioned MACH 1 Jack Gunn Memorial planned for tonight. The Jack Gunn Memorial will now take place on Saturday night, June 7 at Selinsgrove Speedway. The Rislone URC Sprints Series moves to Bedford Speedway next Friday night, May 16 followed by the Kramer Williamson …

KISS: Gas City KISS Event Falls to Rain

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GAS CITY, Ind. – official release — The King of Indiana Sprint Series event at the Gas City I-69 Speedway has been canceled because of continuing rain. The speedway’s promoters are considering opportunities to run the event on a future date. The next King of Indiana Sprint Series event is scheduled for May 17 at Lawrenceburg (Ind.) Speedway.

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Rain Cancels Cup Qualifying; Larson to Start First on Saturday

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April 25, 2014 — By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service — Sean Gardner/Getty Images photo — RICHMOND, Va. —  NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rookie Kyle Larson will make his first start from the pole position in Saturday night’s Toyota Owners 400, after severe weather forced cancellation of Friday’s scheduled qualifying session at Richmond International Raceway. Larson earned the start from the top position on the grid as …

SOUTHEAST: Carolina Speedway Action Rained Out

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April 18, 2014 — track release — GASTONIA, NC – Due to the impending rain forecast for tonight, the racing program at Carolina Speedway has been cancelled. The speedway will resume their weekly action on Friday, April 25th  with a full racing program plus a huge fireworks show. Gates open at 5:00 PM with racing at 8:00 PM. For more information please visit www.carolinaspeedway.net or …

NCWTS: Mother Nature Wins Martinsville; Truck Race Moves to Sunday

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March 29, 2014 — staff report by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Race Chaser Online — NASCAR photo — MARTINSVILLE, VA – Some days you just can’t beat Mother Nature. Despite continued efforts by NASCAR and Toyota Tundra Air Titan 2.0 track dryers Saturday afternoon at Martinsville Speedway, continued rain showers, including a pouring deluge just after 4 PM Eastern time, forced NASCAR …

WOO: Mini Gold Cup Washed Out

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CHICO, Calif. – March 29, 2014 – Overnight rain has forced World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series officials, in conjunction with Silver Dollar Speedway officials, to unfortunately cancel the Mini Gold Cup. All of the rain has saturated the grounds and track, leaving the venue unable to be prepared for the event. The race will not be rescheduled. For …

NCWTS: Truck Qualifying Scratched Due to Rain; Wallace Jr. to Start from Pole

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March 29, 2014 — staff report — NASCAR photo — RIDGEWAY, VA — The last time Darrell Wallace Jr. was at Martinsville Speedway, he ended the race at the front of the field. In his return to the Virginia short track, he’s once more ahead of the pack. The 20-year-old Kyle Busch Motorsports driver will lead the field to green in …

NWSMT: Whelen Southern Modified Race Postponed

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SOPHIA, N.C. — A very unfavorable forecast of continued rain throughout the day prompted NASCAR and Caraway Speedway officials to postpone Saturday’s Prestoria Farms 150. A makeup date for the event will be determined at a later date. The NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour is back on the track on Saturday, April 5 at South Boston (Va.) Speedway.