Two days of Goodyear tire testing on the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval concluded on Wednesday, with drivers gearing up for next year’s Bank of America 500 by lapping Charlotte’s challenging, 18-turn, 2.4-mile course.
Sunday’s Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway may not have had the ending that Dale Earnhardt Jr. was hoping for, but the relief on his face from making it to the checkered flag was evident after he climbed from his car.
Todd Parrott has been relieved of his duties as crew chief for Leavine Family Racing in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, effective immediately.
On a day of survival and attrition, Brad Keselowski was the last man standing at Talladega Superspeedway, powering through a crash-filled Alabama 500 to notch his fifth-career win at NASCAR’s longest race track.
With a push from Penske affiliate and opening stage winner Brad Keselowski, Ryan Blaney handed the Wood Brothers a green-checkered flag at the end of the second stage of Sunday’s Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.
Perfect execution on a one-lap dash to the first stage break saw Brad Keselowski edge out his Team Penske teammate Joey Logano for the win in the opening stage of Sunday’s Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.
Jamie McMurray entered Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday hoping to channel the luck from his two prior wins at the 2.66-mile oval into a strong run that would keep his playoff hopes alive.
Despite a stellar record of race finishes at Talladega Superspeedway, Dale Earnhardt Jr. had never won a pole at NASCAR’s longest race track coming into the Alabama 500 race weekend.
Stickum: a sticky, adhesive-like substance that worked wonders for legendary Oakland Raiders cornerback Lester Hayes, allowing him to hook to the football like Velcro when attempting an interception.
Justin Marks will pilot the No. 7 Tommy Baldwin Racing Chevrolet this weekend at Talladega Superspeedway during Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Alabama 500.
Over the years in racing, there have been several memorable driver and crew chief pairings in NASCAR that have combined to leave an indelible imprint on the sport’s top level.
Furniture Row Racing officially confirmed Wednesday that the team will down-size for the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, shuttering the No. 77 Toyota after only one year as a two-car operation.