When the opportunity arose for Jacob McCullum to honor a fallen service member, Army Ranger Capt. Kyle Comfort’s name came to mind immediately. Read the full story
TALLADEGA -- “Encumbered: Prevented from making quick progress by having to carry objects or deal with important duties and responsibilities.” Read the full story
TALLADEGA -- A reminder, once again, that while the driver rides solo for 500 white-knuckling miles around Talladega, this massive speedway requires the ultimate in teamwork. Read the full story
TALLADEGA -- “Encumbered: Prevented from making quick progress by having to carry objects or deal with important duties and responsibilities.”
TALLADEGA -- A reminder, once again, that while the driver rides solo for 500 white-knuckling miles around Talladega, this massive speedway requires the ultimate in teamwork.
TALLADEGA — Chase Elliott finished third at Sunday's GEICO 500, and that seemed to frustrate the 22-year-old driver.
The GEICO 500 is set for 1 p.m. today at Talladega Superspeedway. WBRC-Fox 6 will carry the television broadcast. Check back often for race commentary and updates from The Anniston Star's Joe Medley.
TALLADEGA — There Brad Keselowski was, sitting at a dais in the Talladega Superspeedway media center late Friday afternoon in front of a checkered flag of logos.
TALLADEGA — It’s not some manufactured hype and marketing, like the latest mattress-store holiday sale, that touts the unpredictable nature of Talladega Superspeedway races.
TALLADEGA — At his fastest, Bret Holmes was among the class of the field. At his slowest, he found himself in a predicament that led to a car-totaling accident and a premature departure from the General Tires 200.
TALLADEGA — You turn the corner in the Talladega Superspeedway garage to hustle down the back row in hot pursuit of a quote, you see a sign with an arrow planted on the pavement:
TALLADEGA -- There was another life-changing announcement this week. Matt Kenseth on Wednesday returned to Roush Fenway Racing, where his career was launched. Kenseth, the 2003 series champ and a winner of 39 Cup races, was not retained last year by Joe Gibbs Racing.
TALLADEGA — Jim France, the vice chairman of NASCAR, shuns the spotlight and is not given to hyperbole. Thus, it piqued attention when proclaimed the announcement “one of the most exciting announcements of our lifetime.”
TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY — Darrell “Bubba” Wallace will make his Talladega debut in the Monster Energy Cup Series on Sunday in the GEICO 500.
With popular drivers like Dale Earnhardt, Jeff Gordon, Tony Stewart, Carl Edwards and Mark Martin leaving NASCAR in recent years, who's left to cheer (or boo, as the case may be)?
TALLADEGA — The Talladega Superspeedway is a track where pretty much anybody can win, and that’s not a cliché when it comes to this tri-oval.
It’s Talladega Week, where we learn that age is just a thing, that millennials may have taken every table at Starbucks but they still don’t own NASCAR, that the Iron Bowl trumps the national championship, and that 600 gallons of goo, four women and a bunch of sponges will likely break YouTube.