Tag "Talladega Superspeedway"

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Captures First Cup Series Win At Talladega; Ends Roush Fenway Racing’s 101 Race Winless Streak

TALLADEGA, Ala.- Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. made a late-race pass on a hard-charging Kyle Busch in NASCAR Overtime to claim his first-ever Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Victory on Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway. The 29-year-old driver of the Roush Fenway Racing

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Aric Almirola Wins Sparks Energy 300 At Talladega Superspeedway

TALLADEGA, Ala.– Aric Almirola held off the field in Saturday’s Sparks Energy 300 at Talladega Superspeedway to capture his third victory in the NASCAR XFINITY Series. The pack diced two and three-wide in the closing laps after a restart with

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Ed Pompa Goes #ALLIN With Clemson Car In Bama At Talladega Superspeedway

Fast Track Racing’s Ed Pompa will feature the Clemson Tigers on his No. 10 Chevrolet this weekend in Crimson Tide Country at Talladega Superspeedway during the ARCA Racing Series General Tire 200 on Friday. Back in January, the Clemson University

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2017 ARCA Racing Series Schedule Unveiled

ARCA Racing Series officials have pulled the covers off of their official schedule for the 2017 season on Thursday morning. Similar to the schedules of the last three seasons, the 2017 schedule will feature 20 races on the calendar. Several

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Joey Logano Wins The Hellmann’s 500 At Talladega To Advance In The Chase

TALLADEGA, Ala. – Joey Logano held off the field in NASCAR Overtime to win Sunday’s Hellmann’s 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. The win marks Logano’s second of the 2016 season. The driver of the Team Penske No. 22 Shell Pennzoil Ford has now also

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Grant Enfinger Wins First-Career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race In His Home State Of Alabama

TALLADEGA, Ala.– Grant Enfinger captured his first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory in his home state of Alabama in Saturday afternoon’s Fred’s 250 at Talladega Superspeedway. Enfinger, driver of the No. 23 Plugfones Chevrolet Silverado, was able to hold

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Talladega/Kansas Date Swap a Safety Initiative Itself

Okay folks, we’re out of the Talladega weekend, we can all breathe easy now. The social media firestorm following last weekend’s Sparks Energy 300 and GEICO 500 was, for a lack of a better term, insane. Yes, Sunday was a race full

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Three Cup, Seven XFINITY Teams Issued Written Warnings out of Talladega

NASCAR’s weekly post-event penalty report has three Sprint Cup and seven XFINITY teams listed on it following this past race weekend at Talladega Superspeedway. The Nos. 44, 48 and 98 Sprint Cup teams were each given warnings for various pre-race inspection

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Brad Keselowski Survives Chaotic GEICO 500 To Earn Fourth Win In Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. – With impending rain on the horizon, Sunday’s GEICO 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway had a heightened sense of urgency. Brad Keselowski in the No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion capitalized on that urgency,

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Elliott Sadler Celebrates His Birthday With An Epic Win In Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. – Birthday boy, Elliott Sadler was declared the winner of the Sparks Energy 300 at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday after NASCAR had to review the chaotic finish. A series of cautions in the final laps of Saturday’s NASCAR XFINITY Series

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Gus Dean Takes Checkered Flag in Talladega Nailbiter

Mason Mitchell Motorsports’s Gus Dean eked out a victory over ARCA Racing Series championship contender Josh Williams at Talladega Superspeedway on Friday to win the General Tire 200. Dean, 21, took his first career series victory in what was his

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Chase Elliott On The Pole For Talladega Superspeedway’s GEICO 500

TALLADEGA, Ala. – Chase Elliott won the Coors Light 21 means 21 Pole Award on Saturday afternoon at Talladega Superspeedway. Elliott’s pole sitting lap for Sunday’s GEICO 500 was a run of 49.704 seconds at 192.661 mph. The effort is

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Ford Performance’s Joey Logano and Ryan Blaney Top Final Practice At Talladega Superspeedway

TALLADEGA, Ala. – Team Penske’s Joey Logano topped the speed chart in final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice with a lap of 48.785 seconds at 196.290 mph at Talladega Superspeedway on Friday afternoon. Logano is the defending race winner of

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Jamie McMurray on Top in First GEICO 500 Practice

Jamie McMurray’s No. 1 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet paced the field on Friday in first practice for Sunday’s GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. The first of two sessions for the day for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, the early afternoon’s

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