Alabama Bronze Map

A Guide to the Images of the Bronze Map on the Lawn of the Alabama Department of Archives and History

image from Bronze Map: 'Talladega Speedway'


63. Talladega Speedway

Talladega County


Alabama's Talladega Superspeedway opened in 1969 and quickly became a leading track for NASCAR racing. A frequent sight at the Speedway was the number 12 car of Bobby Allison, one of the "Alabama Gang" drivers. The Speedway is also home to the International Motorsports Hall of Fame and Museum.