Brickyard 400 postponed to Monday

Brickyard 400 postponed to Monday

The Big Machine Vodka 400 at the Brickyard Indianapolis Motor Speedway was postponed Sunday due to inclement weather. Practice runs and qualifying were canceled because of the rain while the NASCAR Xfinity Series race was also moved to Monday. Indianapolis has been drenched in three days of rain and NASCAR has not been able to get any cars on track before Sunday's scheduled race. It's expected to start at 10 a.m. This may sound a little insane but maybe the teams should get a 30-minute practice session before each race?

When the Brickyard 400 does end up getting underway, Joe Gibbs Racing's Kyle Busch is set to start from the pole position in his #18 Toyota alongside Stewart-Haas Racing's Kevin Harvick in second place in his #4. The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race is now scheduled for 2 p.m. ET with coverage on NBCSN.

More news: Governor Deal issues State of Emergency across Georgia
More news: Stewart, Storm surge past Mystics for WNBA title
More news: No, Wasn't Disappointed Not To Leave Tottenham Hotspur, Spurs Star Insists

With the starting lineups for both races ordered according to owner points because of qualifying rainouts, Blaney will lead the field to green in the Lilly Diabetes 250.

In the NASCAR Cup Series, the race serves as the final event before the playoffs start September 16 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Our original post follows, but with updated information on the Monday TV and live stream times.

Related Articles

  • 'Monster' Hurricane Florence takes aim at U.S. Southeast

    'Monster' Hurricane Florence takes aim at U.S. Southeast

    Hurricane-force winds were blowing 130 km from its centre, and tropical-storm-force winds reached up to 315km from the eye. Footage shows a pier and a beach in Nags Head, North Carolina, being hit with heavy surf as the storm rolls into the area.

    Florence is now "only" a Category 2 hurricane. That won’t matter much

    Hurricane Helene is veering toward Europe and newly formed Subtropical Storm Joyce is not expected to threaten land. The ground is saturated with water and unlikely able to withstand the heavy, persistent rains that are expected.
    Georgia Gov. Deal declares state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Florence

    Georgia Gov. Deal declares state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Florence

    Unsure of what they might find when they return home, the couple went shopping for a recreational vehicle. "We're able", he said. So we could have two landfalls - one around Wilmington and then one near Myrtle Beach or even south of there.
  • Turkey boosts lira as central bank surprises markets with big rate hike

    Turkey boosts lira as central bank surprises markets with big rate hike

    But Neuteboom of ABN Amro said much more was needed for Turkey to turn around "the negative spiral" the economy is in. Currently, the interest rates are below the annual inflation level in Turkey.
    The New $1,449 iPhone Won't Include A Free Headphone Dongle

    The New $1,449 iPhone Won't Include A Free Headphone Dongle

    It is worth noting that Apple has reportedly discontinued select handsets including iPhone X , iPhone 6S and iPhone SE in the US. The A12 Bionic is faster and more efficient than before and packs Apple's own GPU as well as an improved neural engine.
    Hurricane Florence's winds start to rake North Carolina coast

    Hurricane Florence's winds start to rake North Carolina coast

    Boarding up his home in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina , Chris Pennington watched the forecasts and tried to decide when to leave. North Carolina alone could get from 20 to 30 inches, with isolated spots possibly receiving 40 inches.
  • Florence strengthens to Category 4, Carolinas, Virgina coasts evacuating

    Florence strengthens to Category 4, Carolinas, Virgina coasts evacuating

    That storm killed as many as 3,000 people and left the entire island without power for weeks and in some locations months. Henry McMaster has issued an evacuation order for SC as the area prepares for Hurricane Florence's possible landfall.
    Rafael Nadal dragged in to Serena Williams ‘bulls***’ by fellow ace

    Rafael Nadal dragged in to Serena Williams ‘bulls***’ by fellow ace

    For a prime example of this muddying of the Gatorade, look no further than Serena Williams . Incessant internet and social media has made us more politically engaged, more woke .
    Myanmar's Suu Kyi defends jailing of two Reuters journalists

    Myanmar's Suu Kyi defends jailing of two Reuters journalists

    The violence in Rakhine has eased but Myanmar now has to deal with its aftermath, especially the repatriation of the Rohingyas. Suu Kyi, who took office in 2016, also did not attend last year's General Assembly meeting. "The case was held in open court".
  • Nintendo Switch Clears Five Million Units Sold in Japan

    Nintendo Switch Clears Five Million Units Sold in Japan

    The Nintendo Switch version of Koopa-stomping platformer Mario Bros . will include support for online co-op. Mario , Huge Mario Bros . three and The Epic of Zelda with Nintendo pledging to add more repeatedly.

    1.5m to evacuate as Hurricane Florence approaches US

    Forecasts generally project Florence to make landfall in southeastern North Carolina on Friday as a Category 3 or 4 hurricane. The storm was about 235 miles east-southeast of Wilmington, North Carolina and was moving at about 17 mph on Thursday.
    The Last Remnant Remastered Announced For PlayStation 4

    The Last Remnant Remastered Announced For PlayStation 4

    The remastered version of the Square Enix JRPG will be releasing on PS4 worldwide on December 6, 2018. No word yet about an global release.