Reading event rained out, new date set

Rain showers wash out 22nd annual Toyo Tires NHRA Nationals MOHNTON, Pa. -- The 22nd annual Toyo Tires NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway were rained out and are rescheduled for Sept. 29, 30 and Oct. 1. Pro sessions will be held at 1 and 4...

Rain showers wash out 22nd annual Toyo Tires NHRA Nationals

MOHNTON, Pa. -- The 22nd annual Toyo Tires NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway were rained out and are rescheduled for Sept. 29, 30 and Oct. 1. Pro sessions will be held at 1 and 4 p.m. on Sept. 29, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Sept. 30, and final eliminations begin at 11 a.m. on Oct. 1.

"The rain is scheduled to last until 3 p.m. today and the parking lots would not dry out in time for Sunday racing," said Graham Light, sr. vice president, racing operations.

Former POWERade Series champions Tony Schumacher, Tony Pedregon, Greg Anderson, and Angelle Sampey are the defending champions of this event.

-credit: nhra

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Series NHRA
Drivers Tony Pedregon , Tony Schumacher , Angelle Sampey