Dover Worldwide Speedway, NASCAR (Photograph by Chris Trotman/Getty Photographs)
Solely Michigan Worldwide Speedway and Dover Worldwide Speedway are nonetheless searching for dates to make up their postponed NASCAR Cup Sequence races this season.
NASCAR launched the third installment of the return to racing schedule on Thursday afternoon. 9 Cup Sequence races have already been contested this season, and there are 4 extra on the second installment of the return to racing schedule.
Past these 13 races, there have been 19 races on the schedule which had not but been affected by the coronavirus pandemic, which introduced the season race complete to 32, 4 shy of the purpose of a full 36-race season.
With Texas Motor Speedway, Dover Worldwide Speedway, Kansas Speedway and Michigan Worldwide Speedway nonetheless searching for alternative dates for the scheduled race weekends which they noticed come and go with none motion because of the pandemic, NASCAR was in place to announce a full schedule.
The third installment of the return to racing schedule made progress on that purpose. This schedule runs by Sunday, August 2, and it noticed races added at Texas Motor Speedway and Kansas Speedway.
So far as dates are involved, the race at Texas Motor Speedway changed the race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, which was moved to Sunday, August 2 when there was not initially scheduled to be any motion because of the now postponed Summer season Olympics. The race at Texas Motor Speedway is scheduled to happen on Sunday, July 19.
In the meantime, the race at Kansas Speedway was slotted in between the newly scheduled races at Texas Motor Speedway and New Hampshire Motor Speedway, as there was not scheduled to be any racing throughout this weekend because of the Summer season Olympics, both. The Kansas Speedway race is a Thursday race, nevertheless, as it’s scheduled to happen on July 23.
Each Texas Motor Speedway and Kansas Speedway even have playoff races scheduled for the spherical of eight.
These modifications carry the scheduled race complete as much as 34, two shy of the purpose. However Dover Worldwide Speedway and Michigan Worldwide Speedway are nonetheless searching for alternative dates for his or her postponed races.
Each of those tracks are already scheduled to host common season races in August, with Michigan Worldwide Speedway scheduled to host a race on Sunday, August 9 and Dover Worldwide Speedway scheduled to host a race two weeks afterward Sunday, August 23.
NASCAR launched a provisional schedule to the groups earlier than unveiling this third installment, and it prolonged by the Sunday, August 16 race at Watkins Glen Worldwide. It included a doubleheader weekend at Michigan Worldwide Speedway with races on Saturday, August eight and Sunday, August 9.
As for the Dover Worldwide Speedway race weekend, it’s believed that this may also flip right into a doubleheader weekend, with races on each Saturday, August 22 and Sunday, August 23.
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These confirmations would carry the scheduled race complete again as much as 36, the purpose from which NASCAR by no means wavered even amid instances of uncertainty because of the pandemic.