Podcast #83 — Talladega disappoints

Show notes:

Recap: 1000Bulbs.com 500 at Talladega SuperSpeedway

  • Aric Almirola with the win
  • Stewart Haas stinks up the show
  • Kurt Busch unhappy about final caution/lack of caution
  • Kyle Larson L1 Penalty


  1. Joey Logano +39
  2. Kurt Busch +30
  3. Clint Bowyer +21
  4. Martin Truex Jr. +18
  5. Brad Keselowski -18
  6. Ryan Blaney -22
  7. Kyle Larson -36
  8. Alex Bowman -68

News Items:

  • Kyle Larson L1 Penalty
    • Infraction Date: 10/14/2018 (post-race inspection)
    • Team: #42-Kyle Larson
    • Level: L1
    • Violation: Section 10.9.9.d Damaged Vehicle Policy/Mechanical Repair Note: Damaged vehicle repair, regardless of how the damage occurred, is permitted to have original body parts removed or
    • reattached in their original location with fasteners and/or tape only.
    • Penalty: Crew chief (Chad Johnston) has been fined $25,000. Car chief (David Bryant) has been suspended from the next Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship points event. Team has been assessed with the loss of 10 driver points and 10 owner points.
    • Ganassi said he will appeal


Silly Season:

Do we care?:

  • Dale Jr’s book is out
  • Racing To the Finish
  • Co-Authored with Ryan McGee

Preview: Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway

  • Picks
    • Eric: Martin Truex Jr.
    • James: Kevin Harvick

Dark Horse

    • James: William Byron
    • Eric: Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
  • Shoutouts if any

Close show

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