Sunday’s Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway may not have had the ending that Dale Earnhardt Jr. was hoping for, but the relief on his face from making it to the checkered flag was evident after he climbed from his car.
On a day of survival and attrition, Brad Keselowski was the last man standing at Talladega Superspeedway, powering through a crash-filled Alabama 500 to notch his fifth-career win at NASCAR’s longest race track.
With a push from Penske affiliate and opening stage winner Brad Keselowski, Ryan Blaney handed the Wood Brothers a green-checkered flag at the end of the second stage of Sunday’s Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.
Perfect execution on a one-lap dash to the first stage break saw Brad Keselowski edge out his Team Penske teammate Joey Logano for the win in the opening stage of Sunday’s Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.
Jamie McMurray entered Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday hoping to channel the luck from his two prior wins at the 2.66-mile oval into a strong run that would keep his playoff hopes alive.