Brett Moffitt didn’t carry too many expectations heading into Talladega.
Jeb Burton crossed the line to score his second Talladega win and second career win as cars crashed behind him, an apt microcosm of the race.
It’s always impossible to predict the winner at Talladega, just like it’s been almost impossible to pick the winner of every race so far this year in the NASCAR Cup Series.
Joey Logano’s day in NASCAR’s Cup series race at Talladega Superspeedway ended early Sunday.
David Ragan came up big when it counted to win Sunday’s Aaron’s 499 at Talladega Superspeedway.
The Good Sam 500 was billed as the Chase for the Sprint Cup wild card and the 2.66 mile superspeedway delivered chaos as Matt Kenseth took the checkered flag ahead of Jeff Gordon and Kyle Busch.
The big one came on the final lap taking out much of the field behind Matt Kenseth, who took the checkered flag under the yellow flag to win the Good Sam 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.
Talladega, Ala., — If Jeff Gordon didn’t have bad luck he wouldn’t have any luck at all. Gordon sat on the pole for Sunday’s Aaron’s 499 at Talladega Superspeedway, but ended up in the garage on lap 143 after a melee that sidelined several cars. “This is just one of the most bizarre years that this team has ever gone through,” Gordon said. “It’s almost comical at this point.”
Talladega, Ala., — It all came down to a game plan for Brad Keselowski, a plan that worked toward victory in Sunday’s Aaron’s 499 at Talladega Superspeedway. It was a quiet 380 miles at the 2.66 mile Alabama track until a crash on lap 143 began a myriad of chaos that Keselowski was able to circumvent.