Mobil 1 The Grid Features Martin Truex Jr. And His Playoff Run

Fresh from his victories in Chicago and, most recently, at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Martin Truex Jr. is the man to watch in the 2017 NASCAR Playoffs. The Furniture Row man made the final four in 2015, and looks odds-on to do so again this year. Mobil 1 The Grid spoke to the 37 year old to find out more about his progress and the prospect of a first NASCAR Championship win.

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Sonoma Raceway Battling Wildfiles, So Far No Structural Damage, Threat

Multiple reports were coming out on Monday morning that the Sonoma Raceway was on fire, with wildfiles hitting the area of the Northern California race track. Unfortunately, part of that report is true, as wildfiles are in the North Bay area. Luckily, the track hasn’t been comprimsed yet. Sonoma Raceway President and General Manager Steve Page issued a statement saying that the track is currently fine and not at an immediate risk. “All of us at Sonoma Raceway extend our heartfelt thoughts and prayers to those who have been touched…

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5 Storylines For Saturday’s Freds 250 (1 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN) at Talladega

The highly anticipated final race of the first round of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoffs is upon us, as the drivers will take on the Talladega Superspeedway this weekend. Saturday’s Freds 250 (1 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN) will set the second round of the playoffs, which means that combined with a restrictor plate race, will make this weekend’s race very intense. Here are the five storylines to watch. 

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Saturday’s Trucks Race at Talladega To Determine Who Advances To The 2nd Round

The annual pilgrimage to the Talladega Superspeedway will be nothing short of intense this weekend for both of the NASCAR series’ that will take to the high banked Alabama track. But, for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series drivers, Saturday’s Fred’s 250 (1 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN) will most likely be the most action packed, high stressed to the max, race of the season. The reason? Saturday’s race on the 2.66-mile restrictor plate track is the final race of the first round. With that being said, both Christopher Bell as well as…

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5 Storylines For Sunday’s Alabama 500 (2 p.m. ET/NBC/MRN)

The penultimate race of the second round of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs is now upon us. This one though is much different than any of the other 10 races in the playoffs. This is Talladega. Here are the top five storylines for this weekend’s Alabama 500 (2 p.m. ET/NBC/MRN). 

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. A Chance To Go Out With Storybook Win On Sunday in Talladega

As the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff battle heats up heading to the Talladega Superspeedway, one big storyline could really steal the headlines on Sunday. What if Dale Earnhardt Jr. takes his No. 88 Chevrolet to victory lane in Sunday’s Alabama 500 (2 p.m. ET/NBC/MRN)? What if? Can I dream a minute here?

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Talladega A Great Shot For Stenhouse, Ford Drivers To Shine

As we reach the midway point of the second round of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs, four of the 12 drivers still eligible for this year’s championship are Ford powered. With that being said, three of the four drivers on the outside looking in on the playoff grid belong to the blue oval. Brad Keselowski is currently 10th, two points out, Ryan Blaney is 11th, five points out while Ricky Stenhouse Jr. is 12th, 10 points behind. See, only eight of the 12 drivers in the standings will…

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