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Brad Keselowski wins at Texas to give Penske Xfinity owners' title

FORT WORTH (AP) — Brad Keselowski won the NASCAR Xfinity race at Texas, leading a race-high 62 of 200 laps and wrapping up a third consecutive owners’ championship for Roger Penske. 425 more words


Why NASCAR is losing its southern champions

MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Denny Hamlin might have been the one. Or Dale Earnhardt Jr.

But as the unforgiving nature of NASCAR’s new Chase for the Sprint Cup format pushed both out of title contention at Talladega Superspeedway, it unwittingly pushed the sport further from its past and harder toward its future. 2,158 more words


Whitney Ward Rocked Her Sexy Austin Dillon Halloween Costume

Going into Sunday’s Falcons-Titans game, you just knew the Tennessee faithful would be in for a long day with the Ken Whisenhunt-Zach Mettenberger combination at the helm. 87 more words


Gluck: Low-risk riding could reap big reward at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. — There’s no such thing as a good strategy at Talladega Superspeedway.

Sure, some strategies might end up working out better than others. But at a place where the equivalent of a Mario Kart red turtle shell can strike at any time, “strategy” mostly equals “luck.” 583 more words


NASCAR could be at crossroads on 'GWC' rule for plate races

TALLADEGA, Ala. – Jeff Gordon looked around the crowded Talladega Superspeedway media center and gave a hint of a smile.

A reporter had just asked about NASCAR’s decision to limit the number of overtime periods – known as green-white-checkereds – for Sunday’s Talladega race. 840 more words


'Dega: 'Hopefully it all stays on the ground'

This weekend finds NASCAR at a difficult crossroads – the second round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup ends at Talladega Superspeedway, one of motorsports’ most unpredictable and dangerous tracks. 826 more words