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Sep 1, 2001

WERA National Endurance Race At Memphis Cancelled Due To Weather

The WERA National Endurance Series race scheduled for today at Memphis Motorsports Park has been cancelled.<BR><BR>The track had just dried during a break in the weather when another rain shower moved into the area.<BR><BR>Rubber on the drag strip/front straightaway is a problem for riders, provided no grip in wet conditions and limiting the line out of the last turn and onto the front straightaway to a narrow strip of pavement next to the inside wall.<BR><BR>WERA officials have said that they will not hold races in the wet at Memphis for just that reason.<BR><BR>The WERA National Challenge Series sprint races scheduled for tomorrow will go on, weather permitting.