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Post by RyanB06 on Tue Oct 18, 2016 7:53 pm

CWS: http://www.jayski.com/news/campingworld/2016/story/_/page/2016cts19dega-entry
Cup: http://www.jayski.com/news/stats/2016/story/_/page/32-Talladega-2016-Entry-List

Keep some daylight between those bumpers! Final superspeedway race of the season, and cutoff day for both the Cup and Trucks Chases.

Notes:
* Six Truck drivers will go home as there are 38 entries.
* 42 entries in Cup, so two will go home.
* Bobby Gerhart makes a return to the Trucks in the Mittler Bros. 36.
* Ryan Reed looks to make his Cup debut in a fourth Roush car, the 99.
* David Gillilland returns in the 35 for FRM.


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Post by Rovenami on Tue Oct 18, 2016 8:01 pm

Reed's Cup entry is actually the fourth Roush car.
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Post by RyanB06 on Tue Oct 18, 2016 8:20 pm

Fixed it, thanks. Fixed!
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Post by kensethfan on Tue Oct 18, 2016 9:22 pm

RyanB06 wrote:* Ryan Reed is in danger of making his Cup debut in a fourth Roush car, the 99.

Fixed it again for you, Ryan. Fixed!
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Post by RyanB06 on Tue Oct 18, 2016 9:26 pm

I don't do memes. Laughing
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Re: NASCAR at Talladegu

Post by kensethfan on Tue Oct 18, 2016 9:58 pm

RyanB06 wrote:I don't do memes. Laughing

But isn't the spelling of Talladega in the title of this thread a Lewis joke? Laughing
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Post by zfitzwater599 on Thu Oct 20, 2016 5:25 pm

Car 30 withdraws from Dega
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Post by PRAWBLEMS on Thu Oct 20, 2016 5:50 pm

zfitzwater599 wrote:Car 30 withdraws from Dega
They need to save their money for when Grey Gaulding destroys equipment for three weeks.
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Post by RyanB06 on Thu Oct 20, 2016 6:15 pm

The 30 that withdrew is the truck, not the car.
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Post by zfitzwater599 on Thu Oct 20, 2016 11:00 pm

RyanB06 wrote:The 30 that withdrew is the truck, not the car.
The 30 in Cup withdrew as well to save equipment for Gaulding's Debut in Martinsville
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Post by Memoriesallbutdone on Sat Oct 22, 2016 8:05 pm

How the hell did Reed Sorenson qualify 12th? Neutral
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Post by NASCARLOVER427 on Sat Oct 22, 2016 8:06 pm

Memoriesallbutdone wrote:How the hell did Reed Sorenson qualify 12th? Neutral

Talladega.
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Post by Rovenami on Sat Oct 22, 2016 8:07 pm

Memoriesallbutdone wrote:How the hell did Reed Sorenson qualify 12th? Neutral
I guess they were using the equipment from the spring race. I don't know.
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Post by AntmanB on Sat Oct 22, 2016 9:37 pm

He won round 1. Shocked

Thank god the Truck race didn't have a BS finish.
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Post by kensethfan on Sat Oct 22, 2016 10:35 pm

Reed Sorenson's car had a setup specifically trimmed for qualifying, meaning it'll probably blow up within 10-20 laps in the race. Except that car to go behind the wall early on.
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Post by zfitzwater599 on Sat Oct 22, 2016 11:56 pm

Ryan Reed made the race. Enfinger Wins Dega in his home race in Trucks
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Post by NASCARLOVER427 on Sun Oct 23, 2016 2:55 pm

PIT ROAD DRAMA EVERYWHERE!

NINJAEDIT: and Truex is done.


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Post by Memoriesallbutdone on Sun Oct 23, 2016 2:56 pm

LOL.

Jack of the year! - Logano's Jack

Denny Hamlin dun f***ed up again.
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Post by Memoriesallbutdone on Sun Oct 23, 2016 2:58 pm

And there goes Truex's championship!
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Post by NASCARLOVER427 on Sun Oct 23, 2016 4:38 pm

MORE CHASE IMPLICATIONS SON!
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Post by Ben Atkins on Sun Oct 23, 2016 4:51 pm

Thought that #2 car had this one in the bag... wow.

Just goes to show anything can happen!

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Post by NASCARLOVER427 on Sun Oct 23, 2016 5:18 pm

Welp, Everyone dies time.
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Post by RyanB06 on Sun Oct 23, 2016 5:38 pm

Not really.

GW Logano (unpopular opinion, but local boy, so stuff it)...

but give a call to BRIAN FREAKING SCOTT! P2!
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Post by Ben Atkins on Sun Oct 23, 2016 5:39 pm

Good, calm Talladega race! Nice change of pace from the chaos we've come to expect!

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Post by Rovenami on Sun Oct 23, 2016 5:40 pm

RyanB06 wrote:Not really.

GW Logano (unpopular opinion, but local boy, so stuff it)...

but give a call to BRIAN FREAKING SCOTT! P2!
RPM in general REALLY needed a good run all year.
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Post by kensethfan on Sun Oct 23, 2016 6:24 pm

You know, I love how people glamorize the early-2000's style of superspeedway racing but complain about the way it is today, when the Talladega race we just witnessed was pretty reminiscent of that style of racing.

Fantastic race. Who needs a big wreck anyway? I just wanted to see what would've happened if Brian Scott had won that race. Razz
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Post by The_Wall_91 on Sun Oct 23, 2016 6:30 pm

Does anyone know when Petty Enterprises had 2 cars inside the Top 10 before today?

Also, props to Brian Scott for finishing P2

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Post by navycook75 on Sun Oct 23, 2016 6:52 pm

Race was fun, winner was bleh.
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Post by kensethfan on Sun Oct 23, 2016 7:00 pm

The_Wall_91 wrote:Does anyone know when Petty Enterprises had 2 cars inside the Top 10 before today?

2014 Coke Zero 400. Almirola won, Marcos Ambrose finished 10th.
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Post by Alta on Sun Oct 23, 2016 7:59 pm

Middle of the road race, props to not stupid stuff this weekend other than Kevin Harvick throwing his usual hissy fit.

Brian Scott making something out of a trash year is commendable.
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Post by Mother of Invention on Sun Oct 23, 2016 8:51 pm

Plate Racing: So easy Brian Scott can do it Razz

But seriously even though I despise him, glad to see him get a good run.

Also,

kensethfan wrote:You know, I love how people glamorize the early-2000's style of superspeedway racing but complain about the way it is today, when the Talladega race we just witnessed was pretty reminiscent of that style of racing.

I'm Pretty sure plate racing in the early 2000s had more passes for the lead than this race. Plate racing in the G6 has been bland at best. Even the Daytona 500 this year, with its amazing finish was bland for the first 499.5 miles. If Kenseth didn't massively cock up that block we'd be complaining about that race too.  

The COT/ G6 has been awful for plate racing IMO.

Also Karma bit Austin for that stunt he pulled at the Charlotte Xfinity race.

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If it makes you feel better this is the only reason I root for Denny. (He's from my hometown)
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Post by kensethfan on Sun Oct 23, 2016 9:09 pm

Mother of Invention wrote:
kensethfan wrote:You know, I love how people glamorize the early-2000's style of superspeedway racing but complain about the way it is today, when the Talladega race we just witnessed was pretty reminiscent of that style of racing.

I'm Pretty sure plate racing in the early 2000s had more passes for the lead than this race. Plate racing in the G6 has been bland at best. Even the Daytona 500 this year, with its amazing finish was bland for the first 499.5 miles. If Kenseth didn't massively cock up that block we'd be complaining about that race too.  

I did the math: Plate racing for the years 2000-2004 had on average 28.55 lead changes. This race had 31. So it's on par for that era of racing.
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Post by Mother of Invention on Sun Oct 23, 2016 10:19 pm

kensethfan wrote:
Mother of Invention wrote:
kensethfan wrote:You know, I love how people glamorize the early-2000's style of superspeedway racing but complain about the way it is today, when the Talladega race we just witnessed was pretty reminiscent of that style of racing.

I'm Pretty sure plate racing in the early 2000s had more passes for the lead than this race. Plate racing in the G6 has been bland at best. Even the Daytona 500 this year, with its amazing finish was bland for the first 499.5 miles. If Kenseth didn't massively cock up that block we'd be complaining about that race too.  

I did the math: Plate racing for the years 2000-2004 had on average 28.55 lead changes. This race had 31. So it's on par for that era of racing.

This race also had a lot of green flag pit stops which I think skewed the stats a bit.
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Post by kensethfan on Sun Oct 23, 2016 10:35 pm

Mother of Invention wrote:
kensethfan wrote:
Mother of Invention wrote:
kensethfan wrote:You know, I love how people glamorize the early-2000's style of superspeedway racing but complain about the way it is today, when the Talladega race we just witnessed was pretty reminiscent of that style of racing.

I'm Pretty sure plate racing in the early 2000s had more passes for the lead than this race. Plate racing in the G6 has been bland at best. Even the Daytona 500 this year, with its amazing finish was bland for the first 499.5 miles. If Kenseth didn't massively cock up that block we'd be complaining about that race too.  

I did the math: Plate racing for the years 2000-2004 had on average 28.55 lead changes. This race had 31. So it's on par for that era of racing.

This race also had a lot of green flag pit stops which I think skewed the stats a bit.

Not really. Races in the early 2000's had green flag pit stops too. It wouldn't make a difference.
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Post by Dexter249 on Mon Oct 24, 2016 8:57 am

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Post by Mother of Invention on Mon Oct 24, 2016 9:59 am

kensethfan wrote:
Mother of Invention wrote:
kensethfan wrote:
Mother of Invention wrote:
kensethfan wrote:You know, I love how people glamorize the early-2000's style of superspeedway racing but complain about the way it is today, when the Talladega race we just witnessed was pretty reminiscent of that style of racing.

I'm Pretty sure plate racing in the early 2000s had more passes for the lead than this race. Plate racing in the G6 has been bland at best. Even the Daytona 500 this year, with its amazing finish was bland for the first 499.5 miles. If Kenseth didn't massively cock up that block we'd be complaining about that race too.  

I did the math: Plate racing for the years 2000-2004 had on average 28.55 lead changes. This race had 31. So it's on par for that era of racing.

This race also had a lot of green flag pit stops which I think skewed the stats a bit.

Not really. Races in the early 2000's had green flag pit stops too. It wouldn't make a difference.

Yeah but I counted over half the lead changes being the results of green flag or yellow flag pit stops.

Also the there were probably more lead changes because drives didn't block like idiots and switch between three lanes of traffic faster than a Chicago native on I-94.
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Post by RetrogradeRenegade on Mon Oct 24, 2016 1:36 pm

Fuck. This. Championship. System. Forever.
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Post by kensethfan on Mon Oct 24, 2016 2:12 pm

Mother of Invention wrote:
kensethfan wrote:
Mother of Invention wrote:
kensethfan wrote:
Mother of Invention wrote:
kensethfan wrote:You know, I love how people glamorize the early-2000's style of superspeedway racing but complain about the way it is today, when the Talladega race we just witnessed was pretty reminiscent of that style of racing.

I'm Pretty sure plate racing in the early 2000s had more passes for the lead than this race. Plate racing in the G6 has been bland at best. Even the Daytona 500 this year, with its amazing finish was bland for the first 499.5 miles. If Kenseth didn't massively cock up that block we'd be complaining about that race too.  

I did the math: Plate racing for the years 2000-2004 had on average 28.55 lead changes. This race had 31. So it's on par for that era of racing.

This race also had a lot of green flag pit stops which I think skewed the stats a bit.

Not really. Races in the early 2000's had green flag pit stops too. It wouldn't make a difference.

Yeah but I counted over half the lead changes being the results of green flag or yellow flag pit stops.

Also the there were probably more lead changes because drives didn't block like idiots and switch between three lanes of traffic faster than a Chicago native on I-94.

Again, lead changes because of pit cycles are nothing new, therefore it wouldn't make a difference.
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