Forty cars are entered for Sunday’s Geico 500 Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway. Joey Gase will be in the No. 00 car for StarCom Racing. Brendan Gaughan is back in the No. 62 this weekend for Beard
NASCAR on NBC broadcasters and writers discuss and debate various topics this week.
No driver under age 30 has won a Cup race since Austin Dillon won the Daytona 500.
Joey Logano is one of two drivers to finish in the top 10 in all but one race so far this season.
SB Nation reports that Roush Fenway Racing will announce Matt Kenseth’s return at a Wednesday news conference.
Jimmie Johnson earned consecutive top 10s for the first time since last October.
Carolyn Manno hosts with Steve Letarte and Dale Jarrett.
If you can’t outrun the competition, why not try to outwit them? Also notes on Richmond attendance uptick; a drop in debris yellows; Jimmie Johnson’s grit; state of Hendrick; and Truex’s quests with plates and short tracks.