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Keselowski’s Dream Move’s A Winner At Talladega
Sunday, 6 May, 2012 – 21:05 | Comments Off on Keselowski’s Dream Move’s A Winner At Talladega
Keselowski’s Dream Move’s A Winner At Talladega

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
TALLADEGA, Ala. – Talladega Superspeedway has become a big part of the evolving story of Brad Keselowski.
It was at Talladega three years ago that Keselowski held his ground on the final …

Keselowski Wins Talladega With Late-Race Pass
Sunday, 6 May, 2012 – 16:12 | Comments Off on Keselowski Wins Talladega With Late-Race Pass
Keselowski Wins Talladega With Late-Race Pass

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Brad Keselowski survived a large handful of late-race restarts – the final one a green/white/checkered job – and went on to win the Aaron’s 499 Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday.
The victory …

Heat May Not Be Biggest Problem At Talladega
Sunday, 6 May, 2012 – 9:28 | Comments Off on Heat May Not Be Biggest Problem At Talladega
Heat May Not Be Biggest Problem At Talladega

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
TALLADEGA, Ala. – A few random thoughts on race morning at Talladega…
After all the talk about the effects the heat will have on engines during the Aaron’s 499 at Talladega …

Is This The Day And Place For Junior Achievement?
Sunday, 6 May, 2012 – 8:37 | Comments Off on Is This The Day And Place For Junior Achievement?
Is This The Day And Place For Junior Achievement?

Be it because of circumstances, or gut feelings or the cosmic vibes created by the “super moon”, there is a feeling going around that this could be the day that Dale Earnhardt  Jr. busts out …

Gordon Busts Year-Long Pole Drought At Talladega
Saturday, 5 May, 2012 – 13:27 | Comments Off on Gordon Busts Year-Long Pole Drought At Talladega
Gordon Busts Year-Long Pole Drought At Talladega

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Jeff Gordon won his first Sprint Cup Series pole of the season Saturday. The Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet driver won that pole for Sunday’s Aaron’s 499 at Talladega Superspeedway with a lap at 191.623 mph.
The pole …

Alabama Heat Is Causing A Rash Of Concerns
Saturday, 5 May, 2012 – 9:03 | Comments Off on Alabama Heat Is Causing A Rash Of Concerns
Alabama Heat Is Causing A Rash Of Concerns

The heat is on and that likely means tandems are off for the Sprint Cup cars at Talladega Superspeedway this weekend.
Or, perhaps not.
Summer does not officially begin for another month. But with high temperatures approaching …

Not All Say This Is Earnhardt Jr.’s Weekend To Win
Friday, 4 May, 2012 – 14:19 | Comments Off on Not All Say This Is Earnhardt Jr.’s Weekend To Win
Not All Say This Is Earnhardt Jr.’s Weekend To Win

TALLADEGA, Ala. – Conventional wisdom would indicate Sunday’s Aaron’s 499 at Talladega Superspeedway is the perfect weekend for Dale Earnhardt Jr. to snap a 138-race winless streak.
But his Hendrick Motorsports teammate, Jimmie Johnson, takes a …

Bernstein, Childress, Force: International Heroes
Friday, 4 May, 2012 – 7:50 | 3 Comments
Bernstein, Childress, Force: International Heroes

NHRA legends Kenny Bernstein and John Force and NASCAR team-owner Richard Childress were dressed to impress for their inductions into the International Motorsports Hall of Fame Thursday evening at the Speed Channel Dome adjacent to …

Busch Brothers Do The Unthinkable At Richmond
Wednesday, 2 May, 2012 – 7:08 | One Comment
Busch Brothers Do The Unthinkable At Richmond

A wild finish, the right words, some genuine emotions and just like that the Busch brothers were not only removed from racedom’s most-hated list, but actually placed on the wonderfully sympathetic list. How long they stay …

MINTER: Variety Of Factors To Blame For Nerf Racing In Cup
Tuesday, 1 May, 2012 – 7:10 | 3 Comments
MINTER: Variety Of Factors To Blame For Nerf Racing In Cup

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
The long stretch of wreck-less racing in the Sprint Cup Series has become the subject of conversation around water coolers, across fenders and on the Internet.
To cut to the Chase, …