Johnson, Earnhardt fail to advance for Hendrick
championship contention. Johnson, the six-time and defending NASCAR champion, led nearly half the laps Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway but couldn't pull off a Hail Mary in a race he had to win to advance into the third round of the Chase for the Sprint
It's now or never for a number of drivers at Talladega
going to win -- or at least who will be a threat to win -- on Sunday. The exception that proves the rule is Talladega Superspeedway , especially in this day and age, when the cars are so equal. From its inception, Talladega has been the most unpredictable
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Keselowski pulled off one of his biggest victories. Keselowski drove a perfect final two laps in overtime Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway , where he had to win to advance into the third round of NASCAR's championship race. Anything but a victory would have
Season on the brink for Earnhardt Jr., Johnson, Keselowski | FOX Sports
Once considered top 2014 championship contenders, drivers Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jimmie Johnson and Brad Keselowski arrive at Talladega Superspeedway likely needing to win this Sunday's Geico 500 to advance to the next round in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. "We're not happy with where we're at," ...
One last chance: Jimmie Johnson's title hopes rest on 'Dega win | FOX Sports
After an inconsistent season and poor start to the Chase for the Sprint Cup, if Jimmie Johnson wants to have a chance at his seventh NASCAR Sprint Cup Series title he'll have to win Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway .
Brad Keselowski: 'No idea' when Kenseth and I will patch things up
Keselowski said outside his team hauler on Friday at Talladega Superspeedway . "I haven't put a lot of thought into it, to be honest ..... drivers and likely needs to win Sunday's race at Talladega Superspeedway to be among the eight drivers who move on to the Eliminator
One last chance: Jimmie Johnson's title hopes rest on 'Dega win
Everyone knows the power of the Hendrick engines on the superspeedway tracks. That, plus the fact that Jimmie has won at Talladega ..... seventh title. He can still pull it out Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway , but it's going to take a win to do it. VIDEO: Rick
Double duty for Waltrip, all while trying to be 'romantic and sexy'
this weekend. On Sunday, the founder and co-owner of Michael Waltrip Racing will compete in the Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway , a place where the 51-year-old Waltrip has one victory and eight top-five finishes. This will be just the 19th start
Vickers grabs pole for all-important Talladega Chase race
Brian Vickers won the pole for Sunday's GEICO 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway , where a new qualifying format frustrated and confused some of the sport's top competitors. And given the track's history
Earnhardt Jr., Johnson not focused on hooking up at 'Dega
Earnhardt Jr. and Jimmie Johnson to work together in the draft when the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competes at Talladega Superspeedway . In popular NASCAR lingo, the proper term for the Hendrick Motorsports teammates is "dancing partners," but it really