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Writing About Daytona To People Who “Don’t Get” NASCAR: #2 – Junior Redeems Himself

It’s a funny thing about Daytona.

One win can change your whole career. In that one moment in 2011 as unheralded Trevor Bayne outdistanced Carl Edwards and others to become a Daytona 500 champion, he was instantly crowned the future of NASCAR. 1,132 more words

Carl Edwards

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s bid for first win at Phoenix since 2004 ends in wreck, finishes last

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s hope of earning his first win at Phoenix International Raceway in more than a decade came to a crashing end on Lap 181 of Sunday’s CampingWorld.com 500. 230 more words

NASCAR

A Bad Week for Chickens

In honor of the Daytona 500 this weekend, it’s only fitting to share a story about racing. My grandmother snapped this picture of me in May, 1989 when I was working a summer job at a hotel about 15 miles north of Charlotte.  370 more words

Dale Earnhardt Jr. ready for new crew chief Greg Ives to take him to the next level

It’s odd how sometimes the best person for a job is literally right in front of you – only you don’t realize it right away. 536 more words

Interview: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.

I recently got the chance to sit down with Daniel Zott, one of the lead members of the electro-pop group Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. The group is made up of Daniel Zott, Joshua Epstein, Mike Higgins, and Jon Visger. 2,288 more words

A. Upbeat

Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins at Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) – Dale Earnhardt Jr. won at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday a week after he was eliminated from the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. 118 more words

Sports

Late wreck knocks Dale Jr. out of Chase advancement

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s dream of his first Sprint Cup championship this season ended in a nightmare two laps from the end of Sunday’s Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. 123 more words