(Lincoln, IL) Overnight and Sunday morning rainfall has forced the cancellation of the first Lincoln Speedway test and tune of 2019.
Rainfall moved into Central Illinois late Saturday evening, with several waves of precipitation. As of early Sunday morning, on track activities were still possible, however more rainfall hit shortly thereafter, saturating the grounds.
One more preseason test and tune is scheduled for the facility on Saturday, March 30. The event will be held from 12:00-4:00 PM with pits opening at 11:00 AM. Pit admission will be $20 with grandstands free.
Lincoln Speedway’s sister track, Macon Speedway, had its first test and tune on Saturday with a strong 32 participants on track. Two additional Macon tests remain on Sunday, March 31 and Saturday, April 6.
Season opening weekend is just a few weeks away, Friday, April 12 at Lincoln Speedway and Saturday, April 13 at MaconSpeedway. For more information and the full 2019 schedules, visit lincolnspeedwayil.com and maconracing.com.