NASCAR Sprint Cup: Talladega SuperStretch Renamed to Honor Alabama Gang

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April 30, 2014 — track release — Talladega SuperSpeedway photo via Twitter — TALLADEGA, Ala. – Talladega Superspeedway announced Wednesday that the track’s back straightaway will forever be known as “The Alabama Gang Superstretch,” paying tribute to the original members of the Alabama Gang – racing legends Bobby and Donnie Allison and Red Farmer. For this weekend’s Aaron’s Dream Weekend at Talladega, …

Speed Zone Blog: A Requiem for Davey Allison and a Call for his No. 28

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February 25, 2014 — Blog by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — photo courtesy Wikipedia – Looking at today, I can’t fathom how it’s been 21 years since we lost Davey Allison. I guess as you move on in sports and in life following a tragedy, and you begin to heal, life and time begins to move faster again, and suddenly, …