NASCAR Cup Series: Talladega Preview, Predictions, and How To Watch

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With the playoffs almost halfway over, when can we expect a playoff driver to finally win a race? Four races in, the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs have provided enough drama for an entire season, and now it’s time to see if the chaos continues as the drivers head to Talladega Superspeedway. The unpredictability of Talladega […] READ MORE


NASCAR Truck Series: Talladega Preview, Predictions, and How to Watch

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The Round of 8 soldiers on to Talladega in what is typically one of the most crash-filled and interesting of the NASCAR Truck Series season. In the Round of 8 opener at Bristol two weeks ago, Ty Majeski took his first career win in the Truck Series, simultaneously locking himself into the Championship 4. However, there are […] READ MORE


Last-lap mayhem shuffles Ross Chastain to Talladega victory

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Exiting Turn 4, Ross Chastain ran third. When he crossed the finish line, he won. Though he wasn’t sure of it. “I knew I was coming to the checkered,” he said. “I crossed the line. They were all slowing down. I was like, Did we win? Like, we won? Everybody is slowing down. I was […] READ MORE


The White Zone: Bubba Wallace did it

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One hundred and ninety-eight. That’s how many different drivers have a NASCAR Cup Series win, over the span of 2,673 races. Bubba Wallace put his name on that list. He put himself in position, in a race where nobody led more than 11 laps in a single stint. He blocked the advance of Brad Keselowski and Joey […] READ MORE


NASCAR: Cup race postponed to Monday

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NASCAR postponed Sunday’s YellaWood 500 at Talladega Superspeedway, due to relentless rain. It now starts Monday at 1 p.m. ET. Call in sick, tomorrow, if you still have days off. NBCSN will carry the television broadcast, while MRN Radio and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio carry the radio broadcast. It’s the fourth Cup Series race postponed, this […] READ MORE


Darlington Nights: NASCAR’s Ricky Bobby problem

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“If you’re not first, you’re last.” – Ricky and Reese Bobby That was the catchphrase of the 2006 film Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby. The titular character based his life and his NASCAR career on that quote. Bobby heard the quote first from his father, Reese Bobby, who surprised him at his school’s […] READ MORE


The White Zone: Welcome to Talladega

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Time to break out the Talladega Superspeedway checklist. Let’s see: Drivers angry after a “big” wreck? That was a hell of an interview from @joeylogano there. Lots to unpack. Raw and honest thoughts. 💭 "When are we gonna stop? This is dangerous. I've got a roll bar on my head. I'm one hit away from […] READ MORE



Talladega wreck puts Almirola in playoff hole

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — As the old saying goes, Talladega giveth and Talladega taketh away. Aric Almirola knows this too well. In 2018, Talladega Superspeedway gaveth to him when he punched his ticket to the Round of 8 with a win. Sunday at Talladega, however, tooketh away from him. Almirola led the YellaWood 500, Sunday, with three laps […] READ MORE