'We still have some ground to make up'
Veteran driver and current points leader speaks to rumors of retirement in NASCAR Q&A session
A crash while coming to the white flag relegated Alex Bowman to 28th at Talladega.
Cole Whitt was the highest finishing BK Racing entry at Talladega, placing 21st.
A flat tire spoiled Carl Edwards' run at Talladega Sunday.
Danica Patrick: "It was a hot day here in Talladega."
Jeff Gordon: “Danica (Patrick) made a mistake early. I don’t think that was an aggressive move I think it was just a mistake that got the No. 2 turned (earlier in the race).
After 15 seasons at Roush Fenway Racing, the 2003 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion fell perfectly into place behind the wheel of the No. 20 Toyota Camry.
Jimmie Johnson: “Honestly, the way I see it is we’re locked in the Chase right now,”
Brian Vickers: "I think it’s by far better qualifying than we’ve ever seen at superspeedways ever in the history of the sport."
Brian Scott: "This Chevy SS was really fast, and we were able to get the draft and the right suck (up) right there at the last second to get the pole."
Talladega qualifying saw a new driver earn pole position.
NASCAR's biggest oval has a history unlike any other track
NASCAR’s first restrictor plate “knock-out” qualifying session is on deck for Saturday afternoon.
This weekend, Danica Patrick will once again be Chassis No. 10-758, the same car she used for her history-making run in last year’s Daytona 500.
'We are all about fun and goofiness,' said Ben Doernberg, board member at the Dogecoin Foundation