Talladega II: Robert Richardson Jr Talladega preview

Richardson Teams Up with Tommy Baldwin Racing: Robert Richardson Jr. will attempt to qualify for his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start this weekend at Talladega Superspeedway behind the wheel of Tommy Baldwin Racing's No. 36 Mahindra Tractors...

Richardson Teams Up with Tommy Baldwin Racing: Robert Richardson Jr. will attempt to qualify for his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start this weekend at Talladega Superspeedway behind the wheel of Tommy Baldwin Racing's No. 36 Mahindra Tractors Toyota.

Talladega History: Robert Richardson Jr. has four career starts at Talladega Superspeedway. He has posted a top-20 finish in all four outings at the 2.66-mile Superspeedway. Richardson has completed 98% of the laps he has attempted and has led one lap at the Superspeedway. He made his first Talladega start in the NASCAR Camping World Truck (NCWTS) in 2006 and has three NASCAR Nationwide Series starts (2007, 2008, 2009).

Earning His Rookie Stripes: Robert Richardson Jr. will attempt to earn his rookie stripes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this weekend at Talladega Superspeedway.

Robert Richardson Jr. on Driving for Tommy Baldwin Racing: "I am really excited to have this opportunity with Tommy Baldwin Racing and Mahindra Tractors. Tommy's cars always run well at the Superspeedways and I am confident we will qualify into the race on time. My goal is to run clean, avoid wrecks and come home with a solid finish. This race is really important in getting approved so I will be eligible to run the Daytona 500. Talladega is one of my favorite tracks and I can't think of a better place to attempt my first Sprint Cup Series start."

-credit: r3m

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Robert Richardson Jr. , Tommy Baldwin
Teams Tommy Baldwin Racing