NASCAR XFINITY SERIES AT TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY
NASCAR Xfinity Series at Talladega Superspeedway
Ag-Pro 300: The NASCAR Xfinity Series returns to Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday, October 3 as the second race in the 2020 Xfinity Series Playoffs Round of 12. This is the first time the Xfinity Series will run in the fall at NASCAR’s biggest and baddest track.
The full schedule for Oct. 3-4 weekend for Talladega Superspeedway includes:
- Sat Oct. 3 – Sugarlands Shine 250 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series at 1:00 p.m. ET (FS1, SiriusXM NASCAR Channel 90 & MRN); 94 laps
- Sat, Oct. 3 – Ag-Pro 300 at TALLADEGA NASCAR Xfinity Series at 4:30 p.m. ET (NBCSN, SiriusXM NASCAR Channel 90 & MRN); 113 laps
- Sun, Oct. 4 – YellaWood 500 NASCAR Cup Series at 2:00 p.m. ET (NBC, SiriusXM NASCAR Channel 90 & MRN); 188 laps
Talladega Superspeedway announced that it will allow a reduced number of fans to attend the Oct. 4 Cup playoff race.
To reduce potential for crowds in social or common areas, seating and camping capacity has been reduced. Fans will not be in attendance in frontstretch seating on Friday or Saturday, and the duration of stay for campers has been reduced to three nights. As a result, some areas and offerings will be closed or unavailable.
NASCAR SCHEDULE OCT 2-4
The NASCAR Cup Series event is an important cut-off race in the first round of the Playoffs. A double-dose of action at Talladega Superspeedway’s 2.66-mile venue is set for Saturday, Oct. 3 with the Sugarlands Shine 250 for the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series at 1:00 p.m. ET, followed by the newly added Xfinity Series race, a 300-miler, at 4:30 p.m. ET. Sunday’s anchor event, the YellaWood 500 for the Cup Series, is scheduled to get the green flag at 2:00 p.m. ET,
TOMMY JOE MARTINS
NASCAR driver Tommy Joe Martins had a very solid race at Richmond Raceway. His No. 44 AAN Adjusters Chevrolet finished stage one in 21st and stage two in the 14th position, respectively. After the checkered flag was given to the field, the Number 44 car was sitting solidly in 15th. This impressive performance led to Martins starting on the pole after an invert of the top-15 finishers for Saturday’s NXS Virginia is For Racing Lovers 250 at Richmond.