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Talladega Superspeedway

Wednesday, Feb. 04, 2009

Where And About

Ownership: International Speedway Corp.
Opened: 1969.
One lap: 2.66 miles.
Configuration: Tri-oval.
Banking: 33 degrees in turns, 16.5 degrees on frontstretch, 2 degrees on backstretch.
Seating capacity: 143,231.

Records

Cup race: Mark Martin, 188.354, 1997.
Cup qualifying: Bill Elliott, 212.809, 1987.

2008 winners

Aaron's 499: Kyle Busch.
Amp Energy 500: Tony Stewart.