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Vickers on pole at Talladega, but many drivers are angry and confused about qualifying format

TALLADEGA, Ala. - NASCAR's new qualifying format put Brian Vickers on the pole at Talladega but left many drivers angry and confused...to single-car qualifying at Daytona and Talladega instead of the group formats, and Jeff Gordon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-10-18/vickers-pole-talladega-man
Kyle Busch's injury leads tracks to add more SAFER barriers

...time for Sunday's Folds of Honor Quik Trip 500.Daytona, Talladega Super-speedway and Kentucky Speed-way currently already...along the backstretch will be fitted with SAFER barriers.At Talladega, speedway president Grant Lynch told USA Today it would go...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-25/kyle-buschs-injury-leads-t
Sprint Cup drivers enjoy first taste of new rules at Atlanta

...grueling schedule, which will lead to a champion finally being crowned in November.Also, since the races at Daytona and Talladega are run with a special restrictor-plate package that was largely unchanged from 2014, this will be the first event with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-26/sprint-cup-drivers-enjoy-f
Talladega Superspeedway praised by NASCAR president

...BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Mike Helton has seen Talladega Superspeedway's capacity expand...We want to be relevant, and Talladega wants to be relevant," said Helton, NASCAR's president, who ran Talladega Superspeedway from 1989 through 1993...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-10/talladega-superspeedway-pr
Drivers are excited about new qualifying format at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. - The spacious Talladega Superspeedway is like no other on the NASCAR schedule. It's...So far, drivers and fans seem to like knockout qualifying. Talladega should take the new format to a new plateau."If I weren't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-04-30/drivers-are-excited-about-
Denny Hamlin holds on for win at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. - After spending two years suffering through physical and mechanical...running order to give Hamlin a free pass all the way to Victory Lane at Talladega Superspeedway."You've got to take advantage of these moments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-04/denny-hamlin-holds-win-tal
Brad Keselowski takes heat for aggressive moves at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. - While there's nothing in writing, most drivers said there...didn't believe in that understanding Sunday during the Aaron's 499 at Talladega Superspeedway, and it cost him ? and 11 other drivers ? dearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-04/brad-keselowski-takes-heat
Collaborative effort puts rookie Brian Scott on pole at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. - The teams under the Richard Childress Racing umbrella turned...worked in tandem to sweep the top six starting spots for today's race at Talladega Superspeedway.That now leads to a bigger question: Will that continue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-03/collaborative-effort-puts-
Bass Pro Shops to sponsor Austin Dillon at Talladega, Daytona

...Bass Pro Shops will help commemorate the return of the No. 3 to the Sprint Cup Series by sponsoring Austin Dillon at Talladega and Daytona this season.The nation's No. 1 outdoor retail leader first began its association with Richard Childress...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-04-09/bass-pro-shops-sponsor-aus
Jeff Gordon nixes restrictor-plate races when he retires as fulltime driver

...stuck together in three-wide, 10-deep packs at the two restrictor-plate tracks ? Daytona International Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway."I say this with confidence: I know that some people are going to criticize me for saying that, but I think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-13/jeff-gordon-nixes-restrict