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Articles tagged ‘Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway’

May 04
Sunday

Kyle Larson Races to a 30th-Place Finish in True Talladega Form

Kyle Larson, driver of the No. 42 Cartwheel Chevrolet, pits after crashing during the NASCAR Nationwide Series Aaron's 312 at Talladega Superspeedway on May 3, 2014 in Talladega, Alabama. (Photo Credit:  Mike Ehrmann / Getty Images) TALLADEGA, Ala. (May 4, 2014) - Kyle Larson made his second-career start at Talladega Superspeedway during Saturday afternoon's Aaron's 312 and despite suffering major damage to his No. 42 Cartwheel by Target Chevrolet, the 21-year-old drove to a 30th-place finish after spending nearly 40 laps in the garage to repair damages. During the weekend's first NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) practice, Larson and his Turner Scott Motorsports team laid down the fourth-fastest lap time, followed by the third-fastest and best 10-consecutive lap average in the final practice session. In NASCAR's second execution of knockout qualifying at a restrictor-plate track, Larson and the No. 42 Cartwheel Chevy fought hard to find speed during the first two rounds, and ultimately landed a ... FULL STORY »

Dylan Kwasniewski Gets Caught Up In Accident, Finishes 35th at Talladega

Damage is seen on the car of Dylan Kwasniewski, driver of the #31 Rockstar Chevrolet, after crashing during the NASCAR Nationwide Series Aaron's 312 at Talladega Superspeedway on May 3, 2014 in Talladega, Alabama (Photo Credit: Patrick Smith / Getty Images) Talladega, Ala. (May 4, 2014) - Dylan Kwasniewski's first-career NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) start at Talladega Superspeedway did go as hoped, as the young 18-year-old rookie got caught up in a four-car accident on lap 44, relegating Kwasniewski and the ... FULL STORY »

Trevor Bayne Battles For 10th-Place Finish At Talladega Superspeedway

2014 NNS Driver Trevor Bayne (AdvoCare) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images LINCOLN, Ala. (May 4, 2014) – Trevor Bayne, driver of the No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Mustang earned his seventh top-10 finish of the 2014 NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) season on Saturday afternoon at Talladega Superspeedway, after coming home with ... FULL STORY »

Strong run for the No. 16 team stunted by a mid-race accident

2014 NNS Driver Ryan Reed - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images LINCOLN, Ala. (May 4, 2014) – Roush Fenway Racing (RFR) rookie Ryan Reed led the opening 29 laps of Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) race at Talladega Superspeedway. After a career best qualifying effort of fourth, the American ... FULL STORY »

Landon Cassill Roars To Eighth At Talladega Superspeedway

Landon Cassill (Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox / Getty Images) TALLADEGA, Ala. – Landon Cassill scored his best finish of the Nationwide Series season Saturday, roaring to an eighth-place run in the Aaron’s 312 at Talladega Superspeedway. Cassill rode the Talladega draft over the closing laps to claim eighth, solidifying ... FULL STORY »

Jeffrey Earnhardt 16th In Wild Talladega Run

Jeffrey Earnhardt (Photo Credit: Godwin Kelly / DBJ) TALLADEGA, Ala. – Jeffrey Earnhardt sliced through traffic in the closing laps and came home 16th Saturday in a wild Aaron’s 312 at Talladega Superspeedway. Earnhardt, who started 39th, was 19th with seven laps to go but made passes and ... FULL STORY »

Brian Scott Finishes 33rd at Talladega Superspeedway

2014 NNS Driver Brian Scott (Shore Lodge) stand on top of the viewing section of hauler at Richmond Int'l Raceway. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images Brian Scott and the No. 2 Shore Lodge Chevrolet Camaro qualified 10th for Saturday afternoon's NASCAR Nationwide Series Aaron's 312 at Talladega Superspeedway. Scott and his Richard Childress Racing teammates worked together in the opening laps to secure their drafting ... FULL STORY »



Ty Dillon (Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk / Getty Images)
Ty Dillon Finishes 15th in Aaron’s 312 at Talladega Superspeedway
Posted 05.04.14
Ty Dillon drove the No. 3 Bass Pro Shops / TRACKER Boats Chevrolet Camaro to a 15th-place finish Saturday afternoon at Talladega Superspeedway. After getting tangled in a mid-race wreck that left significant damage to the Camaro's front end. Dillon, who qualified seventh, managed to lead three laps before getting ...FULL STORY »
Brendan Gaughan (Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky / Getty Images)
Brendan Gaughan Finishes 34th at Talladega Superspeedway
Posted 05.04.14
Brendan Gaughan and the No. 62 South Point Hotel & Casino Chevrolet Camaro started from the 11th position in Saturday's NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Talladega Superspeedway. The Las Vegas-native used the beginning laps to gain valued information about the No. 62 Chevrolet Camaro. During the first caution on lap ...FULL STORY »
Sam Hornish Jr. (Photo Credit: Patrick Smith / Getty Images)
Sam Hornish Jr. and No. 54 Monster Energy Team Fifth At Talladega Superspeedway
Posted 05.04.14
Talladega Superspeedway Finish a Good Start for Nationwide Series Veteran in 2014 Date: May 3, 2014 Event: Aaron’s 312 (Race 9 of 33) Series: NASCAR Nationwide Series Location: Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway (2.66-mile tri-oval) Start / Finish: 1st / 5th (Running, completed ...FULL STORY »
Tom Hessert Wins International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 at Talladega Superspeedway (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America)
Tom Hessert takes ARCA win at Talladega Superspeedway
Posted 05.03.14
(TALLADEGA, Ala.) -- Tom Hessert earned his fourth ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards career victory Saturday, winning the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 by leading the most important lap of the race - the final one. Hessert brought his No. 77 Caregard / AxiomWarranty.com Dodge to victory ...FULL STORY »
Darrell Wallace Jr. (Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk / Getty Images)
Darrell Wallace Jr. Finishes Disappointing 31st at Talladega Superspeedway After Early Accident
Posted 05.03.14
Box Score Info: RACE: Aaron’s 312 TRACK: Talladega Superspeedway DRIVER: Darrell Wallace Jr. CAR: No. 20 ToyotaCare Toyota Camry START: 3rd FINISH: 31st LAPS: 74 / 117 Post-Race Highlights: · Making his first NASCAR Nationwide Series start of the year, Darrell Wallace, Jr. qualified his No. ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver James Buescher (Rheem) - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images
James Buescher Involved In The Big One Passing for The Lead at Talladega Superspeedway
Posted 05.03.14
TALLADEGA, Ala. (May 3, 2014) - James Buescher and the Rheem team came into the second restrictor-plate race of the season looking to redeem themselves after Daytona. While leading the charge from the high lane, Buescher was making a bid for the lead when he received a bump on ...FULL STORY »
Mason Mitchell
Mason Mitchell Survives Wild Finish at Talladega for Fourth Place Finish
Posted 05.03.14
(Talladega, A.L.. ---- May 3, 2014) – Restrictor plate races are always wild and unpredictable but one thing was certain at Talladega, Sophomore ARCA Racing Series driver Mason Mitchell is ready to win. Mitchell, driver of the No. 98 Thermal Technology Services Inc. Ford finished in the fourth position in ...FULL STORY »
Thomas Praytor
Thomas Praytor Brings Home Unscathed Realtor / Nudraulix Chevrolet At Talladega
Posted 05.03.14
Thomas “Moose” Praytor took the REALTOR / Nudraulix Chevy wire to wire without a scratch for a 22nd place finish in the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200. The goal for this year’s ARCA Series race at Talladega was to finish. Last year’s race ended in a destroyed race car and ...FULL STORY »
Elliott Sadler, driver of the #11 OneMain Financial Toyota, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Aaron's 312 at Talladega Superspeedway on May 3, 2014 in Talladega, Alabama. - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Elliot Sadler Wins Wild Aaron’s 312 Nationwide Race for His First Talladega Superspeedway Victory
Posted 05.03.14
TALLADEGA, AL – Less than a week after turning 39 years old, Elliott Sadler gave himself a long-awaited birthday present by winning at Talladega Superspeedway for the first time in his career. Sadler outraced Chris Buescher over the final three laps and led a tight pack of 16 cars across ...FULL STORY »


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