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Dale Earnhardt Jr. to join NBC Sports Group's NASCAR coverage in 2018

Dale Earnhardt Jr., the motorsports icon voted by fans as NASCAR’s Most Popular Driver for an unprecedented 14 consecutive years (2003-16), will join NBC Sports Group’s NASCAR coverage beginning in 2018, it was announced Monday.  325 more words

NASCAR drivers will honor Dale Earnhardt with classic paint scheme

There’s more than one iconic Dale Earnhardt paint scheme that longtime NASCAR fans will never forget.

But perfect for the Bojangles’ Southern 500 in September, Richard Childress Racing drivers Austin Dillon and Ryan Newman will pay tribute to the late, legendary driver with blue and yellow paint schemes similar to the one Earnhardt had for his first Southern 500 win 30 years ago. 201 more words

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NASCAR America: Ken Squier on the end of the 40-year Earnhardt era at Daytona (video)

There are few names more synonymous with Daytona International Speedway than Earnhardt.

We’re talking about the career success that the late Dale Earnhardt Sr. and his son, Dale Jr., have had at NASCAR’s most famous track. 238 more words

Dale Earnhardt Jr. on why his dad's infamous 'pass in the grass' All-Star Race was so incredible

The NASCAR All-Star Race is a special day on the season schedule, and it’s a race unlike any other.

Since the first one in 1985 – although then it was simply known as The Winston – perhaps no year stands out more to NASCAR fans than the 1987 race when Dale Earnhardt outlasted Bill Elliott for the win – and the $200,000 prize. 343 more words

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Why winning at Talladega is 'an Earnhardt legacy,' according to Darrell Waltrip

TALLADEGA, Ala. – There’s something special about the track at Talladega Superspeedway for the Earnhardt family.

Because of its 2.66-mile length, it’s one of two NASCAR Cup Series tracks… 565 more words

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Without Dale Jr., will Earnhardt fans' loyalty extend to nephew Jeffrey?

RICHMOND, Va. – When longtime NASCAR and Earnhardt racing fan Lola Keith learned of Dale Jr.’s plans to retire at the end of the 2017 season, she said she felt like she was being asked for a divorce. 370 more words

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These awesome Dale Earnhardt Jr. throwback photos are guaranteed to make you smile

When Dale Earnhardt Jr. announced Tuesday that he will retire at the end of the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, people in the racing world… 359 more words

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