Canadian Tire event at Barrie Speedway postponed by rain
9/7/2013 10:41:56 PMBARRIE, Ontario - Persistent rain throughout Saturday forced a postponement of NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 activity at Barrie Speedway to Sunday.
Qualifying for the Hudco Electric Supply 300 presented by G Oil is now set to get underway at 11:30am et/8:30am pt, with the green flag scheduled for 1:30pm et/10:30am pt.
The area was hit with light showers throughout the morning, clearing up just in time for a one-hour practice session. A consistent mist fell upon the area moments after the conclusion of practice, with the decision to postpone activity coming just before 9 p.m.
The Hudco Electric Supply 300 is the 11th of 12 events on the series calendar. D.J. Kennington will look to build on his slim, three-point lead over Scott Steckly when action resumes on Sunday. Steckly posted the fastest lap in Saturday's practice, while Kennington was seventh quick.