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Oct 16
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Erik Jones, Ben Kennedy to Tackle Talladega for First Time; Special Time for Kennedy Whose Great Grandfather Built the Iconic Venue

Two drivers of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Erik Jones (Left), Ben Kennedy (Right), re-create the historic photo of Bill France Sr., (Founder NASCAR and Talladega Superspeedway) selling tickets at Talladega Superspeedway, in celebration of the 45th anniversary weekend. It was a special moment to Kennedy, who is the great grandson of Bill France Sr. Both drivers will have their first career start at Talladega Superspeedway in Saturday’s fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola TALLADEGA, AL – Two of the rising stars of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS), who will make their first career start at Talladega Superspeedway in Saturday’s fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola, had an eventful start after arriving at the biggest, baddest and most intimidating track on the planet Thursday. For one of the young drivers, being at NASCAR’s Most Competitive track - especially on a weekend where Talladega Superspeedway celebrates its 45th anniversary - will be near and dear to his heart. Ben Kennedy, the 22-year-old driver of the No. 31 Chevrolet Silverado for Turner Scott Motorsports, has been around NASCAR tracks his entire life - being the great grandson of Bill France, Sr., NASCAR’s founder who built Talladega Superspeedway ... FULL STORY »

Canada’s Alex Guenette Delivers Top-10 In Turner Scott Motorsports Debut
By Chris Knight

Many wondered whether NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCTS) driver Alex Guenette’s early weekend speed at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway would stick for Saturday’s Kroger 200. Simple answer. Yes. The Terrebonne, Quebec native showed that with the right equipment and patience, goals can be accomplished in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS). Last week, the 18-year old tweeted out a photo that he would make his series’ return driving for Turner Scott Motorsports. This weekend, he lived up to the hype of driving for one of the most predominate teams on the circuit by finishing ninth in the No. 32 Motos Illmitees Chevrolet Silverado. In retrospect, the teenager withstood challenges from his competitors and his inner self, threading the needle, but ... FULL STORY »

Saturday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race From Talladega Broadcast Live On FOX

FOX Sports Logo First Truck Series Race On FOX Since 2009; NASCAR On Fox On-Air Team Wears Head-And-Neck Cancer Pins In Support Of Colleague FOX broadcast network airs Saturday’s NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES race live from Talladega at 1:00 PM ET, marking ... FULL STORY »

Ryan Sieg To Compete At Talladega Superspeedway

Ryan Sieg (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images) RSS Racing returns to the truck series as a late entry into the fred’s 250 at Talladega Superspeedway this Saturday. Ryan Sieg will pilot the Pull-A-Part Chevy for his third truck series start of the season. Sieg has been turning ... FULL STORY »

Bryan Silas; T3R2 Hopes To Reel In Competition At Talladega Superspeedway

The layout of the No. 99 HUK Performance Fishing Chevrolet Silverado for T3R2 driver Bryan Silas in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS). TALLADEGA, Alabama (October 16, 2014) - - T3R2 with driver Bryan Silas heads to Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway this weekend looking for their third top-10 finish of the season, with new partner HUK Performance Fishing in Saturday afternoon’s fred’s 250 ... FULL STORY »

Wallace, Scott Urge Students to Work Hard In School and in Life

Martinsville Speedway Logo MARTINSVILLE, Va. (October 15, 2014) – Two different eras of racing gathered onstage at Laurel Park Middle School Wednesday afternoon with a single goal: inspire more than 500 students to excel in the classroom and beyond. Darrell Wallace Jr., the winner ... FULL STORY »

Bully Hill Vineyards to Sponsor Joe Nemechek in fred’s 250 at Talladega Superspeedway

Joe Nemechek, No. 8 Bully Hill Vineyards Toyota Tundra Looking to Continue Winning Traditions of NEMCO Motorsports and Bully Hill Vineyards MOORESVILLE, NC - October 15, 2014 - NEMCO Motorsports announced today that its No. 8 Toyota Tundra driven by Joe Nemechek will be sponsored by Bully Hill Vineyards for ... FULL STORY »

Jimmy Weller 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview

Jimmy Weller Jimmy Weller No. 08 Geneva / Liberty Steel Chevrolet Silverado Talladega Superspeedway - fred's 250 powered by Coca-Cola October 18, 2014 No. 08 Geneva / Liberty Steel Chevrolet Silverado News & Notes: Regaining speed on a superspeedway... Jimmy Weller is a big fan ... FULL STORY »



MB Motorsports
MB Motorsports Takes Two Trucks To Talladega Superspeedway
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After a strong run at Talladega last year, MB Motorsports is heading to the world’s fastest superspeedway as a two truck team. Scott Stenzel will drive the #63 Mittler Brothers Machine & Tool / ShowcaseOfCars.com / Eagle Rock Camp Chevrolet Silverado and Justin Jennings will be behind the wheel of ...FULL STORY »
Spencer Gallagher (Photo Credit: Gregory Shamus / Getty Images)
Spencer Gallagher 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
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Spencer Gallagher No. 23 Allegiant Travel Chevrolet Silverado This Week's GMS Racing’s Chevrolet Silverado at Talladega Superspeedway ... Spencer Gallagher will pilot Chassis No. 027 in the fred's 250 Powered By Coca-Cola at Talladega Superspeedway. This Chevrolet Silverado will make its maiden voyage with the Ryan “Pickle” London-led team for ...FULL STORY »
Joey Coulter (Photo Credit: Sean Gardner / Getty Images)
Joey Coulter 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
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Joey Coulter No. 21 Allegiant Travel Chevrolet Silverado This Week's GMS Racing’s Chevrolet Silverado at Talladega Superspeedway ... Joey Coulter will pilot chassis No.011 in the fred's 250 powered By Coca-Cola at Talladega Superspeedway. This Chevrolet Silverado has unloaded once this season with the Jeff Stankiewicz-led team. On February 21 at ...FULL STORY »
2014 NCWTS Driver Ryan Blaney (Cooper Standard) - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Ryan Blaney 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
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BRAD KESELOWSKI RACING TALLADEGA PREVIEW Talladega Superspeedway Saturday, October 18, 2014 | 1:00 PM ET MEDIA SCHEDULE: Qualifying (Friday, October 17th): 5:30 PM ET (Fox Sports 1) NCWTS Pre-Race (Saturday, October 18th): 12:30 PM ET (FOX) Race (Saturday, October 18th): 1:00 PM ET (FOX) Radio Broadcast (Saturday, October 18th: 1:00 PM ET on ...FULL STORY »
2014 NCWTS Driver Tyler Reddick (Reese Towpower} - Photo Credit: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images
Tyler Reddick 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
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BRAD KESELOWSKI RACING TALLADEGA PREVIEW Talladega Superspeedway Saturday, October 18, 2014 | 1:00 PM ET MEDIA SCHEDULE: Qualifying (Friday, October 17th): 5:30 PM ET (Fox Sports 1) NCWTS Pre-Race (Saturday, October 18th): 12:30 PM ET (FOX) Race (Saturday, October 18th): 1:00 PM ET (FOX) Radio Broadcast (Saturday, October 18th: 1:00 PM ET on ...FULL STORY »
DAYTONA Rising: Reimagining an American Icon Logo
Daytona International Speedway Installs Highest Piece of Steel As Part of Topping Out Ceremony
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Historic Redevelopment Project Reaches Halfway Point DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Daytona International Speedway held a topping out ceremony today to install the highest piece of steel associated with its $400 million DAYTONA Rising project and celebrate the halfway point in the project. Florida Secretary of Commerce Gray Swoope and Florida Department ...FULL STORY »
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New Rapid Qualifying Format Debuts This Weekend at Talladega Superspeedway; NCWTS Autograph Session Friday
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TALLADEGA, AL – The anticipated more-rapid qualifying format for both the GEICO 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) and fred’s 250 Powered By Coca-Cola NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) races at Talladega Superspeedway will be unveiled this weekend and should create an extra element of fan excitement at the ...FULL STORY »
Jennifer Jo Cobb (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images)
Jennifer Jo Cobb Racing Announces Primary Sponsors who are Racing to Honor Veterans at Talladega Superspeedway
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Kansas City, KS – V.G. Pride Group, an oilfield consulting and assessment company from Hammond, Louisiana and Oohrah! Hydration Drink will be co-primary sponsors on the Jennifer Jo Cobb Racing (JJCR) #10 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Chevrolet at this week’s Fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola at Talladega ...FULL STORY »


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