Great news for fans of E!'s hilarious "The Soup:" they're bringing the show to Alabama for an hour-long special that airs live from Talladega Superspeedway!

E!’s “The Soup” will be LIVE from the infamous infield at Talladega Superspeedway on Friday, October 23 at 9:00 PM CDT in advance of the 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Friday, October 25, 2015 and fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola 250 NASCAR Camping World Series event on Saturday, October 25, 2015.

“The Soup” host Joel McHale will be delivering the latest and greatest pop culture clips from one of the most storied arenas in the sports world – the mammoth 2.66-mile Talladega Superspeedway, NASCAR’s Most Competitive track. He will be accompanied by some of the most celebrated drivers on the NASCAR circuit and will be crashing the many events around the speedway that make this racing weekend one of the greatest parties in the world!

“When I think of NASCAR, I think of an incredibly popular sport that millions of people love and watch every week,” said Joel McHale. “And when I think of “The Soup.” I think 'We should do something with NASCAR.’ Also, I’m looking very forward to bringing clips from ‘Party Down South’ back home so they can be at peace.”

Tune-in to the special, hour-long episode of “The Soup Invades NASCAR, Live from Talladega Superspeedway” on Friday, October 23 at 9 p.m. (CST) only on E!
“The Soup” will be just one part of the NASCAR’s “Party Capital” during the weekend.

Fans at the track earlier on Friday evening can be a part of the “Big One on the Blvd.” featuring drivers overseeing fan competitions. The party continues Saturday night with the traditional concert – featuring Easton Corbin and Tim Dugger.

The track has many ticket options for fans of all ages, as well as hundreds of acres of FREE camping. To find out more, call the Talladega ticket office at 1-877-Go-2-DEGA or visit

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