@nascarcasm recaps the season in emojis · Six reasons it's great to be a Ryan Newman fan · Four reasons it's great to be a Kevin Harvick fan · Red carpet . Rain delays Xfinity Series race at Charlotte for about an hour. By Television coverage of the conclusion of the race shifted from FS1 to FS2. Rain continues to dampen Indianapolis, delays start of Brickyard (NBCSN, IMS Radio Network, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) due to rain.
NASCAR officials postponed the Brickyard until Monday at 2 p.m. It will follow the Both races will air on NBC Sports Network. This is the first time the Brickyard has been delayed a day by rain in the race's year history. NASCAR's Cup Series race Sunday started after a rain delay of about 2 hours, and pole winner Kurt Busch is the leader after 25 laps. How rain delays affect NASCAR races: Who takes biggest financial hit? Sponsors, who obviously hope for strong attendance and television.
Crews cover the cars as rain falls during a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, April 15, , in Bristol, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne). The Foxwoods Casino Resort was originally scheduled to go green shortly after 1 p.m. but rain delayed the start by more than three hours. The second race of the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series is indefinitely on hold after rain Sunday morning soaked Atlanta Motor. Rain moved into the area just after 1 p.m., forcing a delay of the FireKeepers Casino NASCAR Cup Series race. Pre-race festivities.