The novel coronavirus has claimed two more moto-victims. Both the American Flat Track events and the Daytona 200 have been postponed. That sound you heard this afternoon was the cries of hundreds of racers crying out in agony as they visualize how much money they spent to get ready and get to the events only to have them rescheduled for them to do it all again. More as this develops.
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DAYTONA 200/DAYTONA TT Postponed
|DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 13, 2020) – “American Flat Track has postponed this weekend’s race events at Daytona International Speedway, which includes Saturday’s DAYTONA 200 presented by CoMoto and the DAYTONA TT. The 79th DAYTONA 200 will be held as part of Biketoberfest in October and the DAYTONA TT will be rescheduled on a future date. We believe this decision is in the best interest of the safety and well-being of our fans, competitors, officials and everyone associated with the sport. We will continue to monitor this dynamic situation as we assess future race events.”|