With winter weather set to dramatically affect much of the Northeast coming days, officials at New Jersey’s New Egypt Speedway have decided to cancel the Big-Block vs. Small-Block Modified March Meltdown, scheduled for this coming Saturday, there will be no make up date.
The impending Winter Storm, set to arrive Tuesday, is expected to dump a foot of snow on Central New Jersey. With cold temperatures lingering for the remainder of the week track officials felt that the track and grounds would not be in racing condition come Saturday afternoon.
New Egypt Speedway does still plan to hold an open practice session for local racers on Saturday, March 25. The 20th season of Dirt Racing opens Saturday April 1.
-By: Connor Sullivan, Speed51.com CT, MA & Long Island Editor – Twitter: @Connor51CT
-Photo Credit: New Egypt Speedway