NNS: Sadler Storms to Nationwide Win at Talladega

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May 3, 2014 — official release — NASCAR via Getty Images photo — TALLADEGA, AL — Elliott Sadler stormed to victory Saturday afternoon in the NASCAR Nationwide Series’ Aaron’s 312, fending off his challengers after a late-race restart at Talladega Superspeedway. The win was Sadler’s 10th in the series, first of the season and first on the 2.66-mile track. He led nine times for …

NNS: Hornish Leads 1-2-3 JGR Sweep in Talladega Qualifying; Wins Coors Light Pole

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May 2, 2014 — staff report — NASCAR photo — TALLADEGA, AL — Sam Hornish Jr. won the Coors Light Pole Award for the NASCAR Nationwide Series’ Aaron’s 312 at Talladega Superspeedway on Friday. Hornish, who is making his first Nationwide Series start of the season for Joe Gibbs Racing, posted his sixth career Coors Light Pole in the Nationwide Series. Hornish topped the …

NNS: Will Drafting At Talladega Be A Speed Bump For Elliott?

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May 2, 2014 — official release — Jared C. Tilton / NASCAR photo — TALLADEGA, AL — Although Chase Elliott has rattled off a streak of seven consecutive top-10 finishes, the NASCAR Nationwide Series points leader and Sunoco Rookie of the Year frontrunner sees his first series trip to Talladega Superspeedway for this weekend’s Aaron’s 312 as bit of a roadblock … …

NNS: Wallace to Join JGR for First Nationwide Start of Season at Talladega

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April 24, 2014 — team release — JGR photo — HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — Darrell Wallace, Jr. is set to make his first NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) start of the 2014 season at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday, May 3, behind the wheel of the No. 20 ToyotaCare Toyota Camry for Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR). The start will mark the 20-year-old’s fifth-career start …