Bad news everyone! It looks as if the Australian V8 Supercars race at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, is being dropped from the series' 2014 calendar. It's supposedly only temporary, but even still, it's very sad to hear.
Big V8s and Texas go together like cowboy hats and Texas, so a stop from the Australian V8 series was a no-brainer. We were totally excited when we heard the Austin 400 was stopping in town, but now James Warburton, the new CEO of Australian Rules NASCAR, has put the race on the chopping block, according to the Daily Telegraph: