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Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Day Ends Early At Pocono Raceway On Sunday After Missed Shift

LONG POND, Pa. – Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s day at Pocono Raceway ended early on Sunday after his car suffered a mechanical issue that sidelined him on lap 58 in the Axalta Presents the Pocono 400. Earnhardt Jr. is a two-time

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Austin Dillon Pilots Iconic No. 3 To Victory Lane For The First Time Since 2000

CONCORD, N.C. – Austin Dillon drove the iconic Richard Childress Racing No. 3 Chevrolet to Victory Lane for the first time in 17 seasons on Sunday night in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The No. 3 DOW Salutes

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Joey Logano Celebrates His 300th Cup Series Start With A Win In Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. – In his 300th Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series start, Joey Logano took the lead with 17 laps to go on his way to capture the victory in the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway on Sunday.

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Announces Cup Series Retirement; Has Accomplished ‘Way More’ Than He Ever Thought Possible

CONCORD, N.C. – Dale Earnhardt Jr., NASCAR’s most popular driver announced on Tuesday at Hendrick Motorsports that he will retire from the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series following the 2017 season. On March 29, Earnhardt Jr. met with Hendrick Motorsports

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Jimmie Johnson Wins Rain-Delayed Food City 500; Goes Back-To-Back In The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series

BRISTOL, Tenn.– There were no Monday blues for Jimmie Johnson as he took the victory in the rain-postponed Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway. After capturing the lead with 21 laps to go, Johnson was able to hold off

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‘Daylight Racing Time’ Returns To Charlotte On Oct. 8

CONCORD, N.C. – “Daylight Racing Time” is back at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The Bank of America 500, NASCAR’s homecoming, returns to its original afternoon starting time on Sunday, Oct. 8, in a move geared for on-track competition and a schedule-friendly

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. is ‘Chomping At The Bit’ To Race In The Bojangles’ Southern 500 At Darlington Raceway

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Dale Earnhardt Jr. visited South Carolina’s capital on Tuesday to meet Governor Henry McMaster and to promote the upcoming Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. Earnhardt Jr. arrived in style as he landed Rick Hendrick’s helicopter on

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Joins NASCAR Star Dale Earnhardt Jr. For Hot Laps Around Charlotte Motor Speedway

CONCORD, N.C. – Mark Zuckerberg is no stranger to innovation, but the CEO of Facebook tested the limits on something entirely new on Tuesday at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Zuckerberg joined Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. for a high-speed ride

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Chase Elliott, Denny Hamlin Win Can-Am Duels At Daytona International Speedway

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Chase Elliott and Denny Hamlin won their respective Can-Am Duel races at Daytona International Speedway on Thursday night as the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series set the field for Sunday’s Daytona 500. Elliott, driver of the

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VIDEO: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Is “Excited” For The 59th Running of The Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – While talking with the media on Wednesday at Daytona 500 Media Day, Dale Earnhardt Jr. said that he was excited about returning to the track. Earnhardt Jr. has been sidelined since July of 2016, due to

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Medically Cleared To Compete In 2017 Following Test Session At Darlington Raceway

CONCORD, N.C.– Dale Earnhardt, Jr. is medically cleared to return to NASCAR competition in 2017, following a nearly five-hour private test at Darlington Raceway on Wednesday. In September, Darlington Raceway was the same track where 42-year old Earnhardt Jr. announced

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Earnhardt Voted NASCAR’s Most Popular For 14th Time

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Although he missed one half of the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season due to injury, race fans still overwhelmingly selected Dale Earnhardt Jr. as the National Motorsports Press Association Sprint Most Popular Driver. Earnhardt’s selection was

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Will Miss The Final 12 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Races Of 2016

Hendrick Motorsports announced on Friday morning that Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the No. 88 Chevrolet SS will miss the final 12 races of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. Earnhardt Jr. is in the process of recovering from concussion-like

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Is ‘Not Ready To Quit’ Racing Anytime Soon

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – On Friday at Watkins Glen International, Dale Earnhardt Jr. made his first appearance at a racetrack since he was diagnosed with concussion-like symptoms. On June 12, Earnhardt Jr. crashed along the backstretch at Michigan International Speedway,

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