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How Kevin Harvick honored Dale Earnhardt Sr. after Sunday's NASCAR win

Kevin Harvick waited a long time to drive to Victory Lane at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Seventeen years to be exact.

The track was where the 2014 Cup Series champion earned his first win at NASCAR’s highest level in 2001 – just three races after he replaced Dale Earnhardt Sr., who tragically died on the last lap of that year’s season-opening Daytona 500. 156 more words


Austin Dillon reunites with young fan who gave him a lucky penny before Daytona 500 win

When Austin Dillon crossed the finish line to win his first Daytona 500, multiple pieces of history lined up.

Dillon was driving the No. 3 car for his grandfather’s team, Richard Childress Racing, when he took the checkered flag Sunday on the… 234 more words


Austin Dillon really just wants to hug and talk to his Daytona 500-winning car

First-time Daytona 500 winner Austin Dillon didn’t spend too much time with his No. 3 Chevrolet after he climbed out of it in Victory Lane on Sunday night. 376 more words


Déjà vu: Lucky penny once again rides with the No. 3 to Daytona 500 victory

Twenty years ago, Dale Earnhardt Sr. won his only Daytona 500 with a lucky charm on-board his No. 3 Chevrolet.

Glued to his dashboard was a penny given to him… 425 more words

Austin Dillon's Daytona 500 celebration was the perfect tribute to Dale Earnhardt Sr.

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Twenty years after Dale Earnhardt Sr. drove the No. 3 Richard Childress Racing to Victory Lane for his first and only Daytona 500 win, Austin Dillon did the same thing. 230 more words


Dale Earnhardt Jr. reflects on 17th anniversary of his father's death at Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Dale Earnhardt Sr. tragically died while on the last lap of the Daytona 500 on Feb. 18, 2001.

This weekend also marks the 20th anniversary of his lone Daytona 500 win in 1998, and, … 387 more words


Dale Earnhardt Sr.'s grandson found the perfect way to honor the late NASCAR driver

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – For the 40th consecutive year, there will be an Earnhardt racing in the Daytona 500.

Jeffrey Earnhardt – now-retired Dale Jr.’s 28-year-old nephew and the late Dale Earnhardt Sr.’s grandson – will drive the No. 250 more words