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A long time coming: Kurt Busch earns best finish since Daytona 500 win
Busch gave much of the credit for Sunday's runner-up finish to crew chief Tony Gibson.
Stenhouse Jr.: 'We didn't have car to compete'
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. is disappointed with his elimination from the NASCAR Cup series playoffs as he admits his car wasn't good enough for the Hollywood Casino 400.
What Drivers Said after Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas
Drivers had a lot to say after Sunday's playoff elimination race at Kansas Speedway.
Jimmie Johnson survives multiple accidents to advance in playoffs
Jimmie Johnson finished 11th after spinning twice in the final stage of the race.
Martin Truex Jr. remains at top of heap as NASCAR Cup playoffs advance to Round of 8
Martin Truex Jr. remains the man to beat as the NASCAR Cup playoffs advance to the Round of 8.
Blaney ends up third at Kansas after starting 40th
Ryan Blaney explains how he was able to move his way through the field and finish third at Kansas after starting 40th, including avoiding the big crash on Lap 197.
Hamlin believes he exceeded expectations at Kansas
Denny Hamlin is happy with his showing at the Hollywood Casino 400, but he admits he needs to improve his short-run speed.
Harvick anticipates success at Homestead and Texas
Kevin Harvick is satisfied with his performance at Kansas, but believes he can do better at Homestead and Texas.
Stats, results for Cup playoff elimination race at Kansas
Martin Truex Jr. bounced back from a restart penalty to score his seventh win of the year.
Pearn on Truex Jr.'s win: 'It's a dream season'
Martin Truex Jr.'s crew chief Cole Pearn is happy with his team overcoming an emotional weekend to win at the Hollywood Casino 400.
Kyle Busch admits being fortunate at Kansas race
Kyle Busch admits he was lucky to advance to the Round of 8 as he had to rely on the downfall of other racers to secure a spot in the next round.
Jimmie Johnson happy to survive in playoffs
Jimmie Johnson is thrilled to be moving to the round of eight after surviving two spins in the Hollywood Casino 400.
Martin Truex Jr. shocked with Kansas win
After winning at Kansas, Martin Truex Jr. discusses how he was able to focus despite the recent death of a crew member.
Martin Truex Jr. emotional after win at Kansas
Martin Truex Jr. chats with Rutledge Wood about how he was able to fight his way into victory lane.
Martin Truex Jr. cruises to win at Kansas
Martin Truex Jr. finds victory lane yet again this season after pulling away from Kurt Busch.
Matt Kenseth, Jamie McMurray eliminated from race after massive Lap 198 crash
Matt Kenseth was ruled out of the race after having too many crew members over the wall to fix his car.
McMurray upset season ended with crash at Kansas
Jaime McMurray upset his season ended with a crash at Hollywood Casino 400.
Erik Jones almost flips during huge accident
Multiple playoff drivers were involved in a gigantic crash on Lap 198.
Jimmie Johnson spins twice early in final stage of Kansas elimination race
Jimmie Johnson was outside the top eight in points at the time of the first accident.
Jimmie Johnson crashes for second time at Kansas
Jimmie Johnson's bad luck at Kansas continued as he spun out and made contact with the wall.
Jimmie Johnson spins out late at Kansas
Jimmie Johnson loses control of his car coming out of Turn 4.
Denny Hamlin stays out on old tires in one-lap shootout, captures Stage 2 at Kansas
Hamlin wins Stage 2 at Kansas, only to be penalized for speeding on pit road afterward.
Denny Hamlin takes Stage 2 at Kansas
Denny Hamlin holds off Kevin Harvick to win Stage 2 at Kansas, while Jimmie Johnson gains a key playoff point.
Kyle Larson’s playoff hopes in jeopardy after losing engine early at Kansas
Kyle Larson's engine blew four laps from the end of Stage 1.
Kyle Larson saddened by engine issues
After dealing with engine issues that knocked him out of the Hollywood Casino 400, an emotional Kyle Larson discusses his dim championship hopes.
Kyle Busch takes Stage 1 at Kansas, engine issues befall Kyle Larson
Kyle Larson is hoping he has enough points to not be eliminated from advancing after engine problems near the end of Stage 1.
Larson's engine malfunctions early at Kansas
Kyle Larson entered the day third in points, but his championships hopes went up in smoke due to engine problems.
Truex Jr. gets restart penalty on Lap 45.
Martin Truex Jr. was given a restart violation on Lap 45 for going underneath the white line before crossing the start/finish line.
Martin Truex Jr. latest driver to lead 2,000 laps in a season
Seven different drivers have led 2,000 laps in a season since 1990.
Jimmie Johnson: ‘I honestly welcome the challenge’ of playoff format
Jimmie Johnson is in the final transfer spot heading into today's elimination race.
Jamie McMurray, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. in must-win scenario at Kansas
Jamie McMurray and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. are the bottom two drivers in the 12-driver field.
Johnson admits he needs to adjust to new format
Jimmie Johnson admits he struggled a bit with the new playoff format, examines the pressure and what it's like being teammates with Chase Elliott.
Johnson meets crash victim's family at Kansas
Jimmie Johnson had an emotional meeting with Cindy Gross, whose husband Kevin Gross was killed in a car accident before getting to meet Johnson at a meet and greet.
Stenhouse Jr. faces uphill battle at Kansas
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. explains why his finish at Dover isn't going to give him any momentum at Kansas.
Staff picks for today’s Cup race at Kansas Speedway
Here is who the NBC Sports writers are picking to win the final race of the second round of the playoffs.
Austin Dillon searching for top speed
After finishing sixth at Kansas, Austin Dillon discusses the tire issue he dealt with during the race and why he couldn't quite crack the top five.
Brandon Jones fights through bad luck at Kansas
Despite not being able to communicate with his radio, Brandon Jones was able to finish 11th in the XFINITY Series race at Kansas.
Brendan Gaughan going to try anything to get a win
After finishing 13th at Kansas, Brendan Gaughan explains why poor fuel mileage kept him out of the top 10.
Furniture Row Racing crew member dies of heart attack
Fabricator James "Jim" Watson was 55.
Reed's mission for next week is stage points
Ryan Reed commends his crew chief for some bold moves and thinks stage points are the key late this season.
Hemric knows he must do better job after penalty
Daniel Hemric discusses the pit road penalty he received during the XFINITY Series race at Kansas. Due to the penalty, he ended up finishing 18th.
Dillon feels stuck with current package
Ty Dillon discusses why he finds running in Xfinity races helpful and the changes that his team needs to make in order to get out of the middle of the pack.
Ryan Blaney ready to prove doubters wrong
Ryan Blaney: 'I’ve heard that all week that we don’t really deserve to be here, so that kind of ticked me off a little bit.'
Today’s Cup race at Kansas: Start time, weather, TV/radio info
All the info you need ahead of the second playoff elimination race at Kansas Speedway.
Former champions battling to stay alive in Cup playoffs
Jimmie Johnson, Kyle Busch and Matt Kenseth are battling to move on to the Round of 8.
Justin Allgaier leads Xfinity playoff standings after first race of second round
Justin Allgaier leads William Byron and Elliott Sadler with two races left in the second round.
Stats, results for Xfinity race at Kansas Speedway
Christopher Bell earned his first Xfinity win in his fifth start.
Jones on 'unfortunate' Xfinity loss
A disappointed Erik Jones comments on the late move made by his teammate, Christopher Bell, to steal the win at Kansas.
Allgaier forced to 'nurse' car after fuel issue
Justin Allgaier had to adjust after a problem with fuel mileage, but was still able to save points at Kansas Speedway.
Byron Post-Race Interview
William Byron says he learned a little bit for Homestead by running up against the wall in Kansas.
Reddick: I just want to run well for Ganassi
Tyler Reddick finishes the day in second after beginning the Kansas Lottery 300 in the pole position. Reddick discusses the strong finish and how it impacts his move to XFINITY full time next season.
Christopher Bell on late move: 'I was clear'
Christopher Bell stands by his late move against teammate Erik Jones at Kansas, which propelled him to his first career XFINITY Series win.
Christopher Bell wins first career Xfinity Series race at Kansas
Christopher Bell passed teammate Erik Jones with four laps to go.
Bell wins first career XFINITY race in Kansas
Erik Jones is passed by teammate Christopher Bell late in the final stage to win the Kansas Lottery 300.
Ryan Sieg brings out fourth caution at Kansas
Ryan Sieg gets loose coming around the turn and brings out the fourth caution with less than 65 laps to go in the Kansas Lottery 300.
Jones earns second stage win in Kansas
Erik Jones follows up his Stage 1 victory with a win in Stage 2 of the Kansas Lottery 300.
Sadler goes sideways at Kansas Speedway
Elliott Sadler goes spinning in Stage 2 of the Kansas Lottery 300 after running in sixth.
Jones grabs Stage 1 over Blaney at Kansas Speedway
Erik Jones holds a three second lead over Ryan Blaney to win the first stage of the Kansas Lottery 300 in Round 2 of the Xfinity Series playoffs.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. bursting with joy over thoughts of baby girl
Dale Earnhardt Jr. on daughter, who is due in May: '(I) just can’t wait to meet her. It’s just taking forever.”
Ryan Blaney fastest in final Cup practice at Kansas
Ryan Blaney led Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick in the final practice for the Hollywood Casino 400.
Tyler Reddick wins pole for Xfinity race at Kansas Speedway
Tyler Reddick earned his first career Xfinity pole at Kansas Speedway.
Reddick honors his grandmother after pole win
Tyler Reddick earned his first pole position for the Kansas Lottery 300 and talks about honoring his grandmother who recently passed away.
Kyle Larson posts fastest lap in Saturday morning practice
Playoff contenders Kyle Larson and Kevin Harvick are 1-2 on the speed chart.
Six cars to miss time in final Cup practice session
Playoff contenders Chase Elliott and Jamie McMurray will lose 15 minutes each in Saturday's final Cup practice session for inspection issues.
Today’s Xfinity race at Kansas: Start time, weather, TV/radio info
Today starts the second round of the Xfinity playoffs with eight drivers still in contention for the championship.
Saturday’s NASCAR Cup, Xfinity schedule at Kansas Speedway
Today's Kansas 300 is the opening race of the Round of 8 in the Xfinity Series.
Ryan Blaney’s car fails inspection after qualifying
Ryan Blaney, who seeks to advance to the Round of 8, will start last in the 40-car field Sunday because of the infraction.
Are Cup teams still working through stages?
Why didn't more teams pit before the end of the second stage at Talladega Superspeedway? Also items on positive reviews and slow cleanups.
Why Kansas Cup qualifying is more important than usual
Qualifying well at Kansas will prove beneficial for teams next week at Martinsville.
Starting lineup for Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway
Pole sitter Martin Truex Jr. and Kevin Harvick will start Sunday's race on the front row.
Harvick is 'off to a good start' in Kansas
Kevin Harvick breaks down the day's qualifying at Kansas after finishing second to Martin Truex Jr. for the weekend's elimination race.
Martin Truex Jr. roars to Kansas Speedway pole
Truex is going for four straight wins on 1.5-mile tracks. If he does it, it will set a NASCAR record.
Truex Jr. nabs third pole win of the season
Martin Truex Jr.'s hot streak continues with the Hollywood Casino 400 pole position at Kansas. The qualifying victory was Truex Jr.'s third pole win of the season.
Erik Jones, Ryan Blaney fastest in final Xfinity practice at Kansas Speedway
Qualifying and the Kansas Lottery 300 take place Saturday at Kansas Speedway.
Clint Bowyer on what angered him at 'Dega
Clint Bowyer yelled at his team and crew chief on the radio after he was collected in a crash last weekend.
NASCAR continues to study tire that flew off Kyle Busch’s car in Talladega crash
The tire came off after Kyle Busch hit the SAFER barrier in a 16-car crash.
Matt Tifft fastest in first of two Xfinity practices at Kansas Speedway
Three of top 5 fastest in session are NASCAR Cup regulars.
Sunday TODAY with Willie Geist to feature Dale Earnhardt Jr. interview
Dale Earnhardt Jr. wishes his late father was still around to meet his and wife Amy's first-born, a daughter, who is due in May.
Kyle Larson fastest in Friday’s Cup practice
Kyle Larson led the next-fastest driver in Friday's practice at Kansas Speedway by more than 1.5 mph.
Chase Elliott biggest surprise of Cup playoffs
Chase Elliott has finished second in three out of five playoff races.
Friday’s NASCAR Cup, Xfinity schedule at Kansas Speedway
Today's on-track action at Kansas Speedway includes one Cup practice and qualifying and two Xfinity practices.
NASCAR: Will Jimmie Johnson, Kyle Busch advance in playoffs?
The last two Cup champions are on the bubble heading into the elimination race at Kanas Speedway.
Hemric tried to live in the moment driving Cup car
Xfinity driver Daniel Hemric talks about the "unexpected" call he got to drive a Cup car for the first time at the Charlotte "Roval."
Hamlin to wear helmet cam at Kansas Speedway
Denny Hamlin will sport the helmet camera at Kansas Speedway to provide fans the closest experience he can of getting behind the wheel.
JJ, Ky. Busch go head-to-head in Kansas
Jimmie Johnson hasn't been as dominant as he has been in the past, but that doesn't mean Kyle Busch and other drivers should count him out.
NASCAR America at 5 p.m. ET on NBCSN: Daniel Hemric, Daniel Suarez’ racing roots
Daniel Hemric talks about his Xfinity playoff chances and the Charlotte road course test.
Daniel Hemric gets unexpected introduction to Cup car at Charlotte road course test (video)
The Richard Childress Racing driver had a vacation to Mexico cut short by the two-day tire test.
Kevin Harvick and Rutledge Wood shares Outback
Join Kevin Harvick and Rutledge Wood as they munch on some Outback Steakhouse and share some exciting news!
Spencer Boyd will compete in Xfinity full-time in 2018 for SS Green Light Racing
Spencer Boyd will driver the No. 76 Chevrolet next season.
Dave Pericak stepping down as director of Ford Performance on Dec. 1 after ‘heck of a ride’
Dave Pericak has served as the director of Ford Performance for three years.
Xfinity Series Spotlight: Casey Mears
Casey Mears discusses how he adjusted to no longer competing in full-time in NASCAR.
NASCAR America: Driver-to-driver with Kevin Harvick
Kevin Harvick discussed the new Charlotte road course and Talladega's placement in the playoff with Dale Jarrett.
Weekend schedule for NASCAR at Kansas
The Cup Series wraps up the Round of 12 after Sunday's race at Kansas.
NASCAR America: Under the radar playoff drivers, Talladega’s playoff placement
SiriusXM NASCAR Radio's Pete Pistone shares who he thinks Martin Truex Jr. wants to see eliminated from the playoffs.
Kasey Kahne, Matt DiBenedetto marking Cup start milestones at Kansas
Kasey Kahne will make his 500th Cup start Sunday at Kansas Speedway.
NASCAR America: Scan All from the Alabama 500 at Talladega
Relive Brad Keselowski's win at Talladega and Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s final race at the track.
Race distance for Charlotte Motor Speedway road course still TBD
NASCAR says length for playoff event under consideration after track announces it will be 500 kilometers.
Brad K's win proves a skill set is needed for Dega
Pete Pistone calls in to discuss drivers flying under the radar heading into the weekend race at Kansas and how Talladega impacted the Round of 12.
Charlotte road course could be Talladega, Part II as Round of 16 cutoff race
Tire testing on new layout prompts predictions of a wild-card event.
Harvick: Must-win situations are easier
Kevin Harvick is in a good spot on the leaderboard to advance past this weekend's race at Kansas.
2017 Top Moments: Austin Dillon wins the Coke 600
Relive Austin Dillon's trip back to victory lane in the Coke 600.
Scan All: Alabama 500 at Talladega
Relive the sights and sounds of Brad Keselowski's victory at Talladega.
Johnson must qualify well in Kansas
With just seven points on Kyle Busch, Jimmie Johnson is facing a must-win qualifying situation at Kansas.
'Roval' course presents unpredictable challenge
NASCAR drivers headed to Charlotte to test the "Roval" course, which will be used as the Round of 16 elimination race in 2018.
Aric Almirola returns to Kansas for first time since May’s crash there
Almirola suffered a fractured back and took two months to recover and rehab.
NASCAR America at 5 p.m. ET: Kevin Harvick interview, Scan All and Charlotte Roval test
Kevin Harvick stops by to talk with Dale Jarrett and Marty Snider reports from the Goodyear tire test on the Charlotte Roval.
Ryan Blaney returns to Kansas where win slipped away in May
Ryan Blaney looks to advance to the Round of 8 after crashing out of last Sunday's race at Talladega Superspeedway.
Here’s your primer heading into second half of NASCAR Cup playoffs
Jimmie Johnson is having some real struggles in this year's playoffs and is at risk of possible elimination Sunday at Kansas.
Lack of stage points could end JJ's title bid
Jimmie Johnson ranks among the bottom of the remaining playoff contenders in scoring stage points.
NASCAR video: A.J. Allmendinger could be spoiler at Kansas
Allmendinger is hoping for success at Kansas yet again on Sunday.
NASCAR America: Dale Jr. on last run at ‘Dega, thoughts on rising new stars (videos)
In addition to reflecting back on his last start at Talladega, Dale Earnhardt Jr. has high praise for the future stars of the sport like Chase Elliott and Ryan Blaney.
NASCAR America: Dale Earnhardt Jr. on building fan base, answers fan questions (videos)
For Dale Earnhardt Jr., it's always been about doing his best for his fans.
NASCAR America: Dale Jr. on father’s advice, racing in his shadow, Kelley’s influence (videos)
Dale Earnhardt Sr. gave more advice about life than racing to Dale Jr. while the latter was growing up.
NASCAR America: Dale Jr. and wife ‘giddy’ over baby due in May (video)
Dale Earnhardt Jr. is looking forward to become a father for the first time.
NASCAR America: Dale Jr. ‘just wanted to have fun’ at Talladega (videos)
Dale Earnhardt Jr. admits this past weekend at Talladega was very emotional for him.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Twitter Q&A
Dale Earnhardt Jr. spends part of his time with the NASCAR America crew answering questions from his fans.
Dale Jr. credits sister for success of race team
Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s focus remains on the Cup Series and he admits being hands off with JR Motorsports, crediting his sister Kelley with the team's success.
Dale Jr. was afraid of not meeting expectations
Dale Earnhardt Jr., a third-generation champion, discusses the fear he felt of having to race in his father's shadow.
How Dale Jr. celebrated his first Cup Series win
Dale Earnhardt Jr. looks back at his first Cup Series win and tells the story of being left at victory lane by his father, Dale Sr.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. honors fans on farewell tour
Dale Earnhardt Jr. discusses wanting to find success on the track deserving of the fan base he inherited from his father.
Dale Jr., Amy 'giddy' about expecting first child
Dale Earnhardt Jr. talks to the NASCAR America crew about preparing for fatherhood and how he and his wife Amy found out they were having a baby girl.
Dale Jr.: It's sinking in that retirement is close
Dale Earnhardt Jr. tries to put into words what the emotional weekend at Talladega meant to him. From receiving his father's 1979 Chevrolet Monte Carlo to the pole win and a top 10 finish.
Who will Dale Jr.'s fans root for next?
The crowd noise at Talladega noticeably increased when Chase Elliott took the lead, could he be a driver Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s fans gravitate towards after his retirement?
Dale Jr.'s 'passing the baton' moment at Talladega
Dale Earnhardt Jr. recalls the "thrills" of his final Cup race at Talladega and reveals his "passing the baton" moment with Chase Elliott and Ryan Blaney.
Martin Truex Jr. still hottest in Who’s Hot, Who’s Not heading into Kansas
Even though he had problems at Talladega, Martin Truex Jr. remains the hottest NASCAR Cup driver heading into Kansas.
NASCAR America 5-6 p.m. ET on NBCSN: Dale Earnhardt Jr. live from NASCAR Hall
How is Dale Earnhardt Jr. preparing for the final five races of his Cup career?
William Byron tops Xfinity playoff grid to start second round
William Byron and his two JR Motorsports teammates lead the way into Kansas Speedway this weekend.
Carl Edwards to receive Stan Musial Award for sportsmanship
Edwards will be honored for his sportsmanship displayed in last year's NASCAR Cup season finale race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Preliminary entry lists for Kansas Speedway
There are 41 cars entered into both the Cup and Xfinity races.
Bump & Run: Who makes cut at Kansas?
The panel also debates where should Talladega be in the playoffs ... if even in the playoffs.
Martin Truex Jr., Sherry Pollex receive National Motorsports Press Association Spirit Award
The couple was recognized for their campaign to raise awareness for ovarian and childhood cancer.
NASCAR's stars are ready for Kansas playoff race
Playoff spots are on the line when the NASCAR's biggest stars hit the Kansas Speedway for the Hollywood Casino 400 (NBCSN, 3 p.m. ET, Oct. 22).
Allmendinger confident heading into Kansas
AJ Allmendinger recorded a pair of top ten finishes in his last three races at Kansas and now he's ready to do it again.
Landon Cassill, wife Katie welcome baby girl
Landon Cassill announced the birth of his daughter Tuesday morning.
NASCAR America: Changing of the guard in NASCAR already underway (video)
The changing of the guard in NASCAR is underway, and Ryan Blaney and Chase Elliott are leading the charge.
NASCAR America: Don’t count out Kyle Busch at Kansas (video)
Kyle Busch advances to the Round of 8, according to NASCAR America's Nate Ryan, Dale Jarrett and Kyle Petty.
NASCAR America: What Talladega win meant to Yates family (video)
Doug Yates believes his father was smiling after Brad Keselowski won Sunday at Talladega.
NASCAR AMERICA: How working radio, Joey Logano helped Keselowski win at Talladega
Radio communications and Joey Logano played big parts in Brad Keselowski's win at Talladega.
NASCAR America: Talladega brings Dale Jr. retirement into focus (video)
The reality of Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s retirement is starting to really be felt by both himself and his fans.
Keselowski's 'Dega win special for Yates family
Doug Yates, son of late HOFer Robert Yates, explains how important Brad Keselowski's win at Talladega was for the Yates family.
Plenty at stake in Kansas playoff elimination race
NASCAR's biggest stars will be fighting for their playoff lives when they face off in the Hollywood Casino 400 on NBCSN (2:30 p.m. ET, Oct. 22).
Radio fix necessary for Keselowski at Talladega
Brad Keselowski's win proves the importance of spotters and radio communication at Talladega because they were willing to give up track position temporarily to fix the radio for the long haul.
Ryan Blaney firmly in hunt after Talladega
NASCAR is seeing a bit of a changing of the guard with Ryan Blaney and Chase Elliott taking over and it was very evident at Talladega.
Kyle Busch still in good position to advance
Kyle Busch is below the cut line, but no one is counting him out heading into Kansas because he's very capable of picking up enough stage points or even winning.
Dale Jr. humbled by weekend at Talladega
Now that we're entering the final stretch of the 2017 season, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is beginning to realize that his time behind the wheel is almost up.
Dale Jr. puts on one last show at Talladega
Dale Earnhardt Jr. said he had an awesome weekend at Talladega and discussed what it felt like to drive his father's old car around the track.
Dale Jr. expecting first child
Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his wife released some big news about their family.
Keselowski understands how to position himself
The NASCAR America crew discusses Brad Keselowski's victory at Talladega and explain how Joey Logano helped Keselowski get back into victory lane.
NASCAR Cup rookie Gray Gaulding earns career-best finish at Talladega
Gaulding is in his first full season in the NASCAR Cup Series.
NASCAR America 6-7 p.m. ET on NBCSN: Dale Jr. to be a father, Talladega rewind
On today's NASCAR America: Dale Earnhardt Jr. and wife Amy to become parents for first time; reviewing Sunday's race at Talladega.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. announces he and wife Amy are expecting a girl
The 14-time most popular driver made the announcement on Instagram.
Israeli driver Alon Day captures first NASCAR Whelen Euro Series championship
Israeli driver Alon Day captures NASCAR Whelen Euro Series championship.
T.J. Majors leaving Hendrick Motorsports as No. 88 spotter at season’s end
Alex Bowman announces his spotter with the No. 88 Cup team next year will be Kevin Hamlin.
Playoff grid heading into Sunday’s elimination race at Kansas Speedway
Kyle Busch, Matt Kenseth, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Jamie McMurray are outside a transfer spot.
Jimmie Johnson’s spotter takes blame for team working on car during red flag
Spotter Earl Barban told SiriusXM NASCAR Radio: 'I’m crossing my fingers at Kansas that that one point doesn’t make a difference for us.'
Leavine Family Racing makes crew chief change
Jon Leonard will be the interim crew chief, taking over for Todd Parrott.
Ten of top 12 finishers at Talladega weren’t remaining playoff contenders
Newman, Hamlin and Logano all thought they should have won Sunday.
Kyle Busch leaves Talladega outside top eight in points after DNF
Kyle Busch finished outside the top 25 for the second straight race.
Jimmie Johnson confused over NASCAR parking car after team worked on it during red flag
Jimmie Johnson finished 24th at Talladega after NASCAR ended his day.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s dramatic ride doesn’t end in victory, but he walked away
Dale Earnhardt Jr.: 'I’ve raced scared here before and you don’t do well when that happens, so you have to block it out and take the risks and hope it’s not your day to get in one of those accident.’
Ky. Busch focusing on Kansas after Talladega wreck
Kyle Busch was involved in a multi-car accident that knocked him out of the Alabama 500 and put his hopes of advancing to the Round of 8 in limbo.
What Cup drivers said after Talladega playoff race
Drivers share their thoughts after the playoff race at Talladega Superspeedway.
The points standings and who’s in trouble entering the cutoff race at Kansas Speedway
Kyle Busch, Matt Kenseth, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Jamie McMurray are on the outside looking in after Talladega.
Results, stats for a chaotic, crash-marred Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway
Brad Keselowski wins for fifth time at the track as only 13 cars finish on the lead lap.
Antenna change paid off for Brad Keselowski
Brad Keselowski's crew chief Paul Wolfe explains just how important an antenna change was in Keselowski's fifth career win at Talladega.
Double team blocks Newman from win at Talladega
Ryan Newman in position to win at Talladega, but Brad Keselowski passed him on the final lap.
Joey Logano: 'Anything less than a win hurts'
Despite being involved in a late crash, Joey Logano was able to put himself in a position to win the Alabama 500.
Denny Hamlin left wanting more at Talladega
Denny Hamlin regrets not being more aggressive in the last laps of the Alabama 500.
Keselowski excited to play video games after win
Brad Keselowski discusses his fifth victory at Talladega and explains why it's "really special."
Dale Jr. lacks speed on final laps at Talladega
After finishing seventh at Talladega, Dale Earnhardt Jr. explains why he couldn't quite get his car up to speed after a late restart.
Luck helps Keselowski claim fifth Talladega win
Brad Keselowski discusses his crazy day at the Alabama 500 and why he was lucky to find victory lane for a fifth time at Talladega.
Brad Keselowski wins Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway
Brad Keselowski beat Ryan Newman and Trevor Bayne in a three-lap shootout.
Keselowski roars to win on final lap at Talladega
In a race that featured multiple red flags in the final 20 laps, Brad Keselowski passed Ryan Newman on the final lap to win.
Late wreck at Talladega takes out Chase Elliott, Daniel Suarez (video)
Race's third red flag comes after battle at the front.
Second big wreck at Talladega takes out Harvick, Blaney (video)
Harvick and Blaney could take a bit hit in the points after being knocked out of the race.
Chase Elliott's day ends after accident
Chase Elliott tried to get aggressive with less than 10 laps to go at Talladega and he ended up causing another multi-car accident.
Clint Bowyer takes out his frustrations on his team
The Stewart-Haas Racing driver had words with his team after exiting his race car.
Jimmie Johnson wants explanation on ruling
Jimmie Johnson was a bit shaken up after a crash at Talladega, but he was more concerned about a potential ruling that would drop him down a few spots.
Harvick, Logano involved in Lap 178 crash
The red flag had to be brought out again after another multi-car crash late at Talladega.
Big wreck brings out red flag late in race at Talladega; 17 cars involved
Several playoff drivers were affected by the pileup.
Massive crash takes out J.J. and Kyle Busch
The red flag had to be brought out at Talladega after a big crash took place coming out of the backstretch on Lap 172
Clint Bowyer yells at crew after accident
Clint Bowyer's frustration boiled over after he was involved in a multi-car accident.
Multi-car crash in back of pack at Talladega
Cole Whitt and Clint Bowyer were involved in a multi-car accident on Lap 155.
Ryan Blaney wins Stage 2 of Alabama 500 at Talladega
Ryan Blaney won the stage over Brad Keselowski and Clint Bowyer.
Ryan Blaney holds off Keselowski to win Stage 2
Ryan Blaney claims his fourth stage win of the season by fighting off Brad Keselowski.
Jimmie Johnson's car damaged at Talladega
On Lap 67, the right rear of Jimmie Johnson's car suffered damage.
Brad Keselowski wins Stage 1 of Alabama 500 at Talladega
Brad Keselowski edged out teammate Joey Logano in a one-lap sprint to the end of the stage.
Keselowski gains key playoff point at Talladega
Brad Keselowski holds off Joey Logano to win Stage 1.
Paul Menard makes contact with wall at Talladega
A tire issue sent Paul Menard into the wall during the end of Stage 1.
Secrets to conquering Talladega
Jeff Burton takes the Toyota Camry around Talladega to show us why it's an extremely difficult course to tame.
Tony Stewart may be ‘retired,’ but he’s still racing hard on and off track (video)
He may not be racing in NASCAR Cup any longer, but Tony Stewart is as busy as ever.
Jamie McMurray takes big hit to playoff advancement hopes in Talladega wreck
The Chip Ganassi Racing driver was involved in an early crash in Sunday's Alabama 500 that will be a major blow in the points standings.
Jamie McMurray gets hit by Jeffrey Earnhardt
Jeffrey Earnhardt hits Jamie McMurray forcing both drivers off track in a crash.
Why today’s race at Talladega is so important (videos)
Talladega may no longer be a cut-off race, but it's still as important as ever, particularly for guys on either side of the cut-off bubble.
Talladega race brings retirement reality into focus for Dale Earnhardt Jr. (video)
Today is Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s final Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway.
Stewart on being an owner: 'Best of both worlds'
Tony Stewart is enjoying retirement as it gives him the opportunity to fully focus on being a NASCAR owner.
Kevin Harvick among four drivers starting at the rear today at Talladega
Kurt Busch, Mark Thompson and DJ Kennington also moving to the rear.
Dale Jr. gets father's legendary car at Talladega
Dale Earnhardt got plenty of impressive gifts at Talladega, but receiving his father's old Chevy tops the list.
Talladega makes retirement plan real for Dale Jr.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. returns to Talladega for one last time and his retirement plans are finally starting to affect him emotionally.
Blaney relying on teammates for Talladega success
Ryan Blaney hopes Ford's success in restrictor plate races translates into a win at the Alabama 500.