The Pit Stop

April 17, 2010 6:07 PM

It Is Around 6PM EST...

and the Nationwide Series race has still not started yet due to rain.  The  weather right not in the area is not that great and it will take at least 2-3 hours to dry the track off.

The race could get pushed back to around 8PM EST on Sunday which would push back after the end of the Sprint Cup race if it did run.  That is a rarity, but has been done before.

6:30PM update:  The race has been officially postponed to 9pm EST on Sunday.  The race is still scheduled to run on ESPN2.

In Other News:

Texas Motor Speedway president Eddie Gossage has come out today to say that he does not like start-and-park teams.

Steve Arpin who is seventh place in the ARCA points is going to have a chance to drive the #7 Nationwide Series car at Talladega and Richmond.

NASCAR has confiscated the radiator belly pans from the cars of JTG Daugherty Racing's Marcos Ambrose and Germain Racing's Max Papis due to them being mounted in the wrong spot.

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