What makes Talladega so daunting, so mysterious for drivers? One, the speed. ... Then there’s the history of big crashes there. Above, AJ Allmendinger (47) flips on the backstretch in a crash involving multiple drivers at the NASCAR Cup Series race in May.
What makes Talladega so daunting, so mysterious for drivers? One, the speed. ... Then there’s the history of big crashes there. Above, AJ Allmendinger (47) flips on the backstretch in a crash involving multiple drivers at the NASCAR Cup Series race in May. Greg McWilliams AP
What makes Talladega so daunting, so mysterious for drivers? One, the speed. ... Then there’s the history of big crashes there. Above, AJ Allmendinger (47) flips on the backstretch in a crash involving multiple drivers at the NASCAR Cup Series race in May. Greg McWilliams AP

It’s Talladega week in NASCAR, which means anything could happen. Is track cursed?

October 11, 2017 8:34 PM

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