Saturday’s season opener for the Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Tour at Mahoning Valley Speedway (PA) has been postponed to April 23 due to cold weather predictions. The track made the announcement via their Facebook page on Tuesday afternoon.
According to the weather forecast, temperatures were expected to hover in the 30s for much of the day with a high temperature of 42 degrees and a low of 26 during the evening.
The track will still be open on Saturday afternoon for an open practice session from noon to 4 p.m. ET.
Mahoning Valley will now kick off their season at the quarter-mile oval on Saturday, April 16. The full schedule for the rescheduled April 23 Race of Champions event will be available soon.
-By Brandon Paul, Speed51.com Editor – Photo credit: