AUSTIN (KXAN) - The rain on Friday is not expected to change plans at the Circuit of The America’s racetrack for this weekend.
Friday qualifying for the American Le Mans Series went on as expected. According to track officials, there is a state-of-the-art drainage system that should keep the track drivable for Saturday’s race.
Sunday’s FIA World Endurance Championship should not be affected either. There will be multiple events throughout the International Sport Car weekend.
On Friday morning, the rain didn't dampen race fans' enthusiasm. They watched drivers push the pedal to the medal in the Formula Drift demo. That's where racers over steer, causing the back end of the car to slide just like what would be seen in a movie.
There will also be two races including the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patron and the fia World Endurance Championship Series.
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