TMS introduces twin night races in 2011

Updated: August 17, 2010, 10:59 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

DALLAS -- Texas Motor Speedway's 2011 race schedule will feature big events under the lights.

The track will be the first to host two IZOD IndyCar Series events on the same day when drivers compete in the Firestone Twin 275s -- two shorter races formerly run as one 550k -- on Saturday, June 11.

The NASCAR Sprint Cup race, the Samsung Mobile 500, will move from Sunday afternoon to Saturday night at 7 p.m. CT, April 9.

Both changes were announced at an event at ...

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