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Two Florida Men Found Dead In Talladega Superspeedway Campground

Two Florida men were found dead in a camper on the Talladega Superspeedway campgrounds on Sunday afternoon, reports the Tallahassee Democrat. Officials do not suspect foul play in their deaths, however, autopsies are being done by the state forensics lab to determine the cause of death.

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Matt Kenseth’s NASCAR Feud With Joey Logano Is The Gift That Keeps On Giving

Remember the end of last year, when NASCAR’s headlines were all dominated with the beef between Matt Kenseth and Joey Logano? It’s baaaaaaaack! This time, Kenseth blamed Logano for contact during today’s Talladega race and gave him a bit of a warning as they were both outside the infield care center.

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Talladega Ends With Two Huge Wrecks In The Last Ten Laps; Keselowski Wins


Talladega Ends With Two Huge Wrecks In The Last Ten Laps; Keselowski Wins
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Did we watch a NASCAR Sprint Cup race or a demolition derby today at Talladega? With eight laps to go, Matt Kenseth went flying tail-up into a roll, triggering a restart with four laps to go. On the last lap, cars collided into a huge mass once again as Brad Keselowski drove away from the pack to win.

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Enormous ‘Bigger One’ Crash Takes Out Half The Field At Talladega

We had one “Big One” already at today’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Talladega. Now we’ve had a much, much ‘Bigger One” that took out half the remaining field. 17 cars ended up damaged after this huge wreck.

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Loses Steering Wheel, Steers Car With One Hand Like A Boss


Dale Earnhardt Jr. Loses Steering Wheel, Steers Car With One Hand Like A Boss
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. has had a series of unfortunate events at today’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Talladega. After getting back on track after a hard hit, Earnhardt’s steering wheel came off the hub. No big deal; Dale’s got hands.

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Talladega Favorite Dale Earnhardt Jr. Crashes Hard Early [Update: And Again]

Last year’s spring Talladega NASCAR Sprint Cup Series winner, Dale Earnhardt Jr., will probably not be anywhere near the top this time around after a hard hit sent him to the garage. Earnhardt’s car got loose as he tried to move between two others, sending him into the barriers.

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NASCAR Sprint Cup Rookie Chris Buescher Does A Barrel Roll In Talladega’s Big One

Everyone was getting antsy as rain sprinkles threatened to shut down today’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway early, so one of the restrictor plate track’s classic “big one” crashes came early.

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NASCAR Driver Goes Airborne In Hard Hit At Talladega 


NASCAR Driver Goes Airborne In Hard Hit At Talladega 

NASCAR races at restrictor-plate tracks like Daytona International Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway are known for their nearly inevitable “Big One” wrecks, but the early laps in Saturday’s Xfinity Series race was a big one in its own rights—big not in numbers, but in just how hard the hit actually was.

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Chase Elliott Picks Up The ‘Dude, You’re Underage’ Pole At Talladega

If you ever want to feel as if you’ve wasted away your sad, underachieving life, take a look at Chase Elliott, the pole sitter for this weekend’s GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. The 20 year old gets to wave that underage flag high for winning pole on his first trip to Talladega in a Sprint Cup Series car.

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Behind The Scenes Of The Controversial Talladega Finish With A NASCAR Pit Reporter

We weren’t at Talladega for last weekend’s crazy race, so we talked to someone who was: NBC Sports’ pit reporter Mike Massaro. He’s been covering NASCAR at the national level for 17 years—since TNN was a thing!—and surprisingly, he doesn’t think ‘Dega’s drama will affect today’s race and beyond too much.

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