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Brad Keselowski Tries His Hand at "Camel Power" at the Birmingham Zoo

BIRMINGHAM, AL – Brad Keselowski, a three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) winner at Talladega Superspeedway, isn’t used to a string of bad finishes at NASCAR’s Most Competitive track, which is what he has experienced in the last three spring races at the 2.66-mile venue. Tuesday, he said he was ready to get over the “hump” and put those dismal results behind him with a win in the May 1 GEICO 500. He proved it by trading in horsepower of a stock car for “Camel Power,” riding a long-neck, humped-back camel at the Birmingham Zoo.

Related Topics: Talladega Superspeedway, Brad Keselowski, 2016 GEICO 500

Buddy Baker became the first driver in Talladega Superspeedway history to win three consecutive races at the 2.66-mile venue, driving Fords for legendary car owner Bud Moore and sponsored by Sunny King Ford of Anniston, AL. Ford aims for its sixth straight Talladega triumph in the Sunday, April 29 GEICO 500.

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Will Ford Continue its Dominance at Talladega Superspeedway in the GEICO 500 April 29?

NASCAR drivers taking the wheel behind a Ford have something to lean on going into the GEICO 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series on April 29. If a Ford can make its way to Gatorade Victory Lane, it will give the manufacturer its sixth consecutive victory in NASCAR’s premier series at Talladega Superspeedway.

Related Topics: Talladega Superspeedway, 2018 GEICO 500

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Chase Update: Hamlin Wins at Martinsville; Talladega Looms for Championship Contenders

One week after an old-school slugfest at the Chase’s shortest track, Martinsville Speedway, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series playoffs resume at Talladega Superspeedway, the biggest and fastest circuit in the 10-race slate. Talladega Superspeedway is the most unpredictable of the Chase races. No lead is safe coming into Sunday’s event. No lead is ever safe coming into Talladega.

Related Topics: Last Race to Make The Chase, Race For The Chase, Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon, Brad Keselowski, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Mark Martin, Denny Hamlin

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Tony Stewart's Love-Hate Relationship with Talladega

When Tony Stewart makes his way to Talladega Superspeedway for the Alabama 500, Oct. 23, it will mark the end of an era. It will be the final race around the 33-degree high banks for the driver retiring at season’s end who has definitely had a “love-hate” relationship with the mammoth venue.

Related Topics: Talladega Superspeedway, 2016 Alabama 500, Tony Stewart

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NASCAR Vice Chairman Mike Helton Looking Forward to Alabama Return

Mike Helton’s annual travel itinerary includes, among several other destinations, 36 stops at tracks on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series schedule. As Vice Chairman of NASCAR, Helton has collected memories everywhere – from Auto Club Speedway to Watkins Glen International. Two weekends each season, however, are circled on his loaded calendar: The Spring and Fall Classics at Talladega Superspeedway.

Related Topics: Talladega Superspeedway, Mike Helton

Fans attending Talladega Superspeedway this fall will experience a pivotal NASCAR Playoff doubleheader weekend (Oct. 12-14) for both the Monster Energy Cup Series (1000Bulbs.com 500) and the Camping World Truck Series (Talladega 250), which will also include “Free Friday” for those wishing to go in the grandstands.

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TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY SET FOR FALL NASCAR PLAYOFF WEEKEND; FRIDAY IS “FREE!”

Fans attending Talladega Superspeedway this fall will experience a pivotal NASCAR Playoff doubleheader weekend (Oct. 12-14) for both the Monster Energy Cup Series (1000Bulbs.com 500) and the Camping World Truck Series (Talladega 250), which will also include “Free Friday” for those wishing to go in the grandstands.

Related Topics: Talladega Superspeedway

Phil Parsons is among 11 drivers who captured their first career victory in NASCAR’s premier series at Talladega Superspeedway. Here, Parsons is all smiles after his first – and only – Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series win in May of 1988 at the 2.66-mile venue.

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Many Drivers Have Claimed Their First Win in NASCAR’s Premier Series at Talladega

When Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. drove his No. 17 Ford for Roush Fenway Racing to Talladega Superspeedway’s Gatorade Victory Lane in last spring’s GEICO 500, he added his name alongside 10 other drivers to the list of those who have tasted their first career victory at the 2.66-mile venue. Could there be a lucky number 12 in this year’s GEICO 500 on Sunday, April 29?

Related Topics: Talladega Superspeedway, Monster Energy NASCAR Cup, 2018 GEICO 500

Freedom Trophy: Brian Carney

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Former Navy SEAL Brian Carney to Present Freedom Trophy

Former Navy SEAL and HESCO BoneFrog Challenge founder Brian Carney will present the unique Freedom Trophy to the winner of the Alabama 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff race at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday, Oct. 15. Carney completed seven combat deployments, posing for this photo in Afghanistan in the summer of 2012.

Related Topics: Talladega Superspeedway

Vulcan and Hammer & Anvil Trophies Revealed for Race Winners

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Vulcan Trophy Returns Along With New Hammer & Anvil

The winner of Sunday’s GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway will take home the incredible Vulcan Trophy, introduced last fall as the track’s depiction of the Roman god of fire and forge from the famous cast-iron statue that overlooks nearby Birmingham. And now, the Vulcan’s hammer & anvil that he used to make weapons and armor for all the gods as part of Ancient Roman myth, will be featured on a new trophy - the Hammer & Anvil Trophy - that will be awarded to the winner of both the General Tire 200 race Friday and Sparks Energy 300 Saturday.

Related Topics: Talladega Superspeedway

Talladega Superspeedway’s popular “Two for $88” Dale Jr. ticket package is back for the May 7 GEICO 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race in celebration of Dale Earnhardt Jr’s triumphant return Sunday, Feb. 19 after qualifying second for next weekend’s season-opening Daytona 500.

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“Two for $88” Dale Jr. Package Returns for GEICO 500

Talladega Superspeedway’s popular “Two for $88” Dale Jr. ticket package is back for the May 7 GEICO 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race in celebration of Dale Earnhardt Jr’s triumphant return Sunday, Feb. 19 after qualifying second for next weekend’s season-opening Daytona 500.

Related Topics: Talladega Superspeedway, 2017 GEICO 500, Dale Earnhardt Jr, Monster Energy NASCAR Cup

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