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Preece and Hemric score first career top-fives at Talladega

NASCAR Cup Series rookies survive last-lap accident to score strong finishes Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway.

Chevy's Talladega win result of "staying committed to the cause"

Chevrolet had to overcome the odds and perhaps most importantly its own teams’ doubts to break into the win column in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series this season.

Kyle Busch's quest for fourth straight win ends at Talladega

As expected, Kyle Busch’s quest for a career-best fourth consecutive Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory faced several obstacles at Talladega.

Joey Logano's Talladega win was another victory for 'One Ford'

Joey Logano didn’t have any teammates with him at the end of Sunday’s race at Talladega but he did have help.

Aric Almirola: "Unusual" Talladega hurt by difficult cars

Stewart-Haas Racing’s Aric Almirola says that the NASCAR Cup series race at Talladega was “unusual” because the increased speeds are making the cars worse to drive on restrictor-plate tracks.

Kurt Busch admits he got “out-foxed” at Talladega

Kurt Busch was frustrated at the end of the race despite scoring his first top-five finish of the season at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway.

Chase Elliott finds no help: "They were not interested in advancing"

At the end of Sunday’s race at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway, Chase Elliott was the lone man on an island and it didn’t appear there was any help on the way.

Johnson and teammate Byron collide, igniting 14-car wreck - video

It took 165 laps, but the 'Big One' finally struck at Talladega Superspeedway with just over 20 laps to go.

Joey Logano holds back Kurt Busch to win at Talladega

Joey Logano’s year-long winless streak in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series came to a thrilling end on Sunday.

Paul Menard fends off Logano for Stage 2 win at Talladega

Paul Menard took the lead with four of 55 laps remaining and held off Joey Logano to earn the Stage 2 victory at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway.

Brad Keselowski wins Stage 1 at Talladega over Logano

Brad Keselowski continued his mastery at superspeedways by picking up the Stage 1 victory at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway.

Five memorable NASCAR Cup finishes at Talladega

Take a look back at some of the most exciting finishes at Talladega Superspeedway since the turn of the century.

NASCAR Cup Talladega starting lineup in pictures

Take a look at the full starting lineup for the GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.

Sunday's Cup race at Talladega is "gonna be nuts" – Bowyer

NASCAR superspeedway races generally come with a certain amount of apprehension, and Sunday’s GEICO 500 at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway seems to have raised the level of uncertainty to a new high

Spencer Gallagher earns shock first win in Talladega Xfinity race

With cars running out of fuel, Spencer Gallagher had plenty and came away with his first NASCAR Xfinity Series victory.

Kevin Harvick beats teammate Kurt Busch to Talladega pole

Kevin Harvick may have three wins already this season but he added his first pole on Saturday.

Five things to watch in Saturday’s Xfinity race at Talladega

The NASCAR Xfinity Series returns to action Saturday at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway, which will be the third of four with the $100,000 Dash4Cash bonus on the line.

NASCAR alters restrictor-plates; Talladega speeds a "safety issue"

To reduce speeds, NASCAR has made a change to the aerodynamic rules package for this weekend’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway.

McMurray fastest, goes airborne in final practice at Talladega - video

Jamie McMurray ended up fastest in Friday’s final Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice session at Talladega but it’s not going to help him on Sunday.

Ty Dillon leads the first Talladega Cup practice at 203mph

Ty Dillon led the way in Friday’s first Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway.

NASCAR Roundtable: What to expect at Talladega this weekend

NASCAR heads to the always unpredictable Talladega Superspeedway this weekend.

One Ford philosophy pays off for Keselowski at Talladega

During Speedweeks at Daytona in 2016, a trend developed among the top-five Toyota teams.

Was Talladega the one that got away for Denny Hamlin?

Denny Hamlin went 3-for-3 in Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Talladega but whiffed at the chance for the victory.

Avoiding the Talladega wrecks gave Ryan Newman a chance at victory

Ryan Newman managed to avoid all the accidents in Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Talladega and his reward was the opportunity for a victory.

Chaotic day at Talladega shuffles playoff standings

Brad Keselowski’s combined race and stage wins at Talladega Superspeedway elevated the No. 2 Team Penske Ford from 10th to second in the Monster Energy Cup standings on Sunday.

Dale Jr. fails to win Talladega but still had "a hell of a weekend"

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s final race at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway won’t likely be remembered for the result but more for the experience.

Bayne on third-place run: "We just survived better than everyone else"

Trevor Bayne was involved in at least two accidents, ran up front and in the back but left Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway Sunday with his season’s-best finish.

Brad Keselowski prevails in wild finish at Talladega

It was survival of the fittest for Brad Keselowski, who collected his fifth victory at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday.

Ryan Blaney wins Stage 2 at Talladega

Ryan Blaney picked up his fourth stage win of 2017 on Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway.

Keselowski wins Stage 1 at Talladega; McMurray crashes out early

Brad Keselowski earned his sixth stage win of 2017 after a chaotic 55 laps at Talladega Superspeedway.

One more time: Dale Earnhardt Jr. ready for final Talladega start

For the Dale Earnhardt Jr. faithful, Talladega Superspeedway represents one last hope for a win before NASCAR’s Most Popular Driver retires from full-time competition at the end of the year.

Nemechek narrowly escapes elimination from Truck playoffs at Talladega

It’s been a frustrating start to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoffs for John Hunter Nemechek, but the most important thing is he is still in them.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. earns pole for final Cup race at Talladega

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will make his 35th and final start at Talladega Superspeedway from the pole.

Chase Elliott enters Talladega the top driver in points without a win

No, Chase Elliott isn’t experiencing a sophomore slump in the 2017 NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series playoffs.

Dale Jr. drives his father's old car around Talladega Superspeedway

What could make Dale Earnhardt Jr. want to climb in a car in 85-degree weather following two Monster Energy Cup Series practices at Talladega Superspeedway?

Kahne and Earnhardt lead final practice at Talladega

The Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolets of Kasey Kahne, Dale Earnhardt Jr., and Chase Elliott posted three of the top-five single-lap speeds in final practice on Friday.

Keselowski leads opening Cup practice at Talladega

Brad Keselowski, who has won two of the last six races at Talladega Superspeedway, posted the fastest single-lap speed in first practice on Friday morning.

Five things to watch for in Saturday's NASCAR Truck race at Talladega

The first round of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoffs draws to a close with Saturday’s Fred’s 250 at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway.

D.J. Kennington set to attempt fourth NASCAR Cup start this season

Former NASCAR Pinty’s Series champion D.J. Kennington hopes to do double duty this weekend as Talladega Superspeedway

Grala: "It'll be up to me" to repeat Daytona success at Talladega

There may be not many NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoff drivers looking forward to this weekend’s elimination race at Talladega, but there is at least one.

NASCAR playoffs face potential shakeup with Talladega 'wild card'

The Monster Energy Cup Series standings could look dramatically different after this weekend with Talladega Speedway on the docket.

Richard Petty Motorsports hit with big penalties following Talladega

Richard Petty Motorsports’ No. 43 Ford was docked 35 driver and owner points for failing post-race inspection at Talladega Superspeedway following Sunday’s Geico 500.

Jack Roush hopes Stenhouse's victory is just the beginning for RFR

Despite no wins in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series since the 2014 season, team owner Jack Roush felt confident that would change this season.

Stenhouse remembers Bryan Clauson after first Cup win

After Ricky Stenhouse Jr. won at Talladega Superspeedway, he thanked his team. He thanked his boss Jack Roush. And he thanked his co-pilot on the last lap — the late Bryan Clauson.

Earnhardt avoids carnage, but leaves Talladega disappointed

No lasting sentiments from Dale Earnhardt Jr. on his next-to-last Monster Energy NASCAR Cup race at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway, just frustration.

Kyle Busch eager to get to "a real race track" after Talladega loss

Kyle Busch led the most laps at Talladega Superspeedway, but he had no help when it counted the most on Sunday.

Stenhouse wins first NASCAR Cup race with last-lap pass

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. scored his first Monster Energy Cup win from the pole on Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway.

Massive crash sends cars airborne at Talladega - video

What had been a near-flawless race at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway erupted into a wild demolition derby with 19 of 188 laps remaining.

Denny Hamlin wins second stage at Talladega

Denny Hamlin earned his first stage win of 2017 in Sunday’s Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. Hamlin led 40 laps at the end of the segment.

Brad Keselowski wins first stage of Talladega Cup race

Brad Keselowski won Stage 1 at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday by 0.144-seconds over Ricky Stenhouse Jr.

Dale Jr.'s biggest competition as he pursues seventh Talladega win

During Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Budweiser days, Talladega Superspeedway was a sea of red in the stands.

Ben Kennedy earns first Xfinity top five in just second career start

Ben Kennedy’s NASCAR season got off to a late start but it turned out to be well worth the wait.

Stenhouse earns Talladega pole over Earnhardt

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. swept both rounds of qualifying at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday.

Daytona 500 winner Kurt Busch looking for first Talladega victory

Before his Daytona 500 victory, Kurt Busch had never won a restrictor plate race.

Aric Almirola takes Xfinity win at Talladega

Aric Almirola charged to the lead with two of 113 laps remaining at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway and held on for his third career NASCAR Xfinity Series victory.

Keselowski says "bold moves" key to success at NASCAR plate tracks

Brad Keselowski and Team Penske have been very successful at NASCAR’s restrictor-plate tracks of late and Keselowski says the key is the experience and willingness to make “bold moves.”

NASCAR Roundtable - Will Earnhardt win at Talladega?

The Motorsport.com NASCAR team weighs in on the hottest topics in stock car racing this week.