Posts Tagged Talladega

Dale Earnhardt Jr. cruises to 1st Talladega win since 2004

Dale Earnhardt Jr. celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the Talladega 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway, Sunday, May 3, 2015, in Talladega, Ala. (AP Photo/David Tulis)

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — At a track that has always been good to his family, in front of an adoring crowd that so clearly favors him over everyone else in the field, Dale Earnhardt Jr. cruised to an emotional first win of the season.

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NASCAR briefly halts race after 14-car accident at Talladega

Trevor Bayne (6), Landon Cassill (40), Joey Logano (22), Danica Patrick (10) and others are involved in a multi-car crash during the Talladega 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway, Sunday, May 3, 2015, in Talladega, Ala. (AP Photo/Greg McWilliams)

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — NASCAR was forced to briefly stop Sunday’s race at Talladega Superspeedway to clean up after a 15-car accident.

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Ole Miss coach gets firsthand taste of Talladega speed

Honorary pace car driver and Mississippi head football coach Hugh Freeze gestures during introductions for the Talladega 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway, Sunday, May 3, 2015, in Talladega, Ala. (AP Photo/David Tulis)

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Hugh Freeze knows a little something about speed and about NASCAR.

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Joey Logano uses big block on last lap to win Xfinity race

Winner Joey Logano celebrates in Victory Lane after the NASCAR Xfinity Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway, Saturday, May 2, 2015, in Talladega, Ala. (AP Photo/David Tulis)

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Joey Logano picked up his third Xfinity Series win of the season by throwing a big block on the final lap at Talladega Superspeedway.

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Jeff Gordon leads Hendrick in pole-winning run at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — In this farewell season for Jeff Gordon, the future Hall of Famer continues to seize every moment both on and off the track.

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