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Questions Are Many As Drivers Prepare For Saturday Qualifying For GEICO 500; NASCAR Issues Late Rule Change

TALLADEGA, Ala. – The thunder of roaring engines returned to Talladega Superspeedway on Friday, with practice sessions getting underway for Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series’ GEICO 500 and for Saturday’s MoneyLion 300 for the NASCAR Xfinity Series. As the action began

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A Home Run Offer: Everyone Is A Winner With Special Talladega Superspeedway/Atlanta Braves Ticket Package Combo

TALLADEGA, Ala. – Talladega Superspeedway is teaming up with the Atlanta Braves to offer a special package that includes both a ticket to the Talladega Superspeedway GEICO 500 on Sunday, April 28, PLUS a ticket to a Braves game in 2019!  

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Retaining Walls Being Rebuilt, Backfilling Complete For Talladega Superspeedway’s New Turn 3 Oversized Vehicle Tunnel

TALLADEGA, Ala. – Both the inside and outside retaining walls above the new Turn 3 Oversized Vehicle Tunnel construction at Talladega Superspeedway are being reformed and put back into place this week. In addition, backfilling of compacted stone to cover the outside

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Last Concrete Pour Takes Place For Talladega Superspeedway’s New Turn 3 Oversized Vehicle Tunnel

TALLADEGA, Ala. – The last concrete pour to complete the structure of Talladega Superspeedway’s new Turn 3 Oversized Vehicle Tunnel took place this week. The Oversized Vehicle Tunnel, which is scheduled for completion in time for the track’s April 26-28, spring motorsports

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Talladega Superspeedway’s Branham Named Recipient Of Ken Patterson Award At 2019 NMPA Annual Convention

TALLADEGA, Ala. – Russell Branham, Talladega Superspeedway’s director of public relations and consumer marketing, was honored today as the recipient of the Ken Patterson Helping Others Award at the 2019 National Motorsports Press Association (NMPA) Annual Convention in Charlotte, NC. “Are you

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On Top Again – From Above, Allison, Farmer Get Look At Talladega’s New Oversized Vehicle Tunnel

TALLADEGA, Ala. – At various times over the years, racing legends Donnie Allison and Red Farmer of the original famed Alabama Gang were on top of the world at Talladega Superspeedway with victories and trips to Gatorade Victory Lane. Well, Wednesday, they

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Walls Going Up As Talladega Superspeedway’s New Turn 3 Oversized Vehicle Tunnel Continuing To Take Shape

TALLADEGA, Ala. – The hustle and bustle of the holidays are over, but not the construction efforts for Talladega Superspeedway’s new Turn 3 Oversized Vehicle Tunnel, the first development of the 2019 Transformation Infield Project. Crews worked through much of the holidays and the

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Aric Almirola Wins In Overtime At Talladega To Advance In The NASCAR Playoffs

TALLADEGA, Ala. – Aric Almirola claimed his first victory of the season in Sunday’s 1000Bulbs.com 500 at Talladega Superspeedway after a dominant performance by all four Stewart-Haas Racing Ford teams. After a late-race caution left the leaders short on fuel

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Noah Gragson Spins, And Timothy Peters Wins Following Last-Lap Crash At Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. – Timothy Peters squeezed by a spinning Noah Gragson to win Saturday’s Fr8auctions 250 and capture his third victory at Talladega Superspeedway. On the final lap of Saturday’s race, Timothy Peters made contact with the rear of Gragson’s

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Talladega Superspeedway To Provide Refuge For Hurricane Florence Evacuees

TALLADEGA, Ala. – With the growing threat of Hurricane Florence off the Atlantic Coast, Talladega Superspeedway will offer a portion of its campgrounds – which will include hot shower and restroom facilities, as well as water hookups on gravel areas – free

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