Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 National Guard Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane with champagne after winning during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville Speedway on October 26, 2014 in Martinsville, Virginia. (credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Earnhardt Wins At Martinsville Speedway

Dale Earnhardt Jr. desperately wanted to win at the historic short track, to bring one of those big clocks home to his house. In his 30th try, he finally got his clock.

10/27/2014

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Earnhardt: ‘Going To Talladega To Try To Win’

Dale Earnhardt Jr. has no issues with NASCAR’s championship format, even as he heads to Talladega Superspeedway on the brink of elimination.

10/15/2014

Dale Earnhardt Jr. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Earnhardt Riding High As He Prepares To Turn 40

The blown tire while he was leading at Kansas is long forgotten. Dale Earnhardt Jr. is celebrating his 40th birthday on Friday and the milestone has turned into a weeklong celebration.

10/09/2014

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Nationwide Picks Up More Races With Earnhardt Jr.

Nationwide will be the primary sponsor for Dale Earnhardt Jr. starting next season under an expanded agreement with Hendrick Motorsports.

09/05/2014

Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 Michael Baker International Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GoBowling.com 400 at Pocono Raceway on August 3, 2014 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Earnhardt Completes Season Sweep At Pocono

Dale Earnhardt Jr. put a handy twist on his Victory Lane party. After he popped champagne, was doused in beer and snapped selfies, Earnhardt reached for the appropriate tool for a bash this big. A broom.

08/04/2014

Chase Elliott, driver of the #9 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet, talks to his crew chief, Greg Ives, during qualifying for the NASCAR Nationwide Series History 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 24, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images)

Greg Ives To Crew Chief Earnhardt In 2015

Ives was race engineer for Jimmie Johnson’s record five consecutive championships. He moved to JR Motorsports in 2013 for his first crew chief job, with Regan Smith in the Nationwide Series.

07/30/2014

Dale Earnhardt Jr. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Earnhardt Still Embarrassed Over Talladega

It had been 31 years since a driver won both Daytona races in the same season when Jimmie Johnson pulled off the Sprint Cup Series sweep. A year later, his teammate wants to complete the feat.

07/04/2014

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Earnhardt’s Team Signs 3-Year Deal With Nationwide

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s team has signed a three-year sponsorship deal with Nationwide Insurance, the team announced on Friday.

05/02/2014

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RG3 To Be Honorary Pace Car Driver At Richmond

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will drive the pace car before Saturday night’s NASCAR race at Richmond.

04/23/2014

Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on April 11, 2014 in Darlington, South Carolina.  (Photo by Jeff Curry/Getty Images)

Hendrick Motorsports Strong As Ever, Even Without Wins

Don’t pay attention to the lack of wins with just Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s season-opening Daytona 500 victory in the ledger. Instead, see three of the Hendrick superstars are in the top five in points.

04/14/2014

Chase Elliott, driver of the #9 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane with Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 Ragu Chevrolet, after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 4, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

Dale Jr.’s Team On Top In NASCAR Nationwide

Dale Earnhardt Jr. has more than the Sprint Cup series on his mind these days — like trying to win a Nationwide title as an owner of JR Motorsports with drivers Chase Elliott and Regan Smith.

04/10/2014

Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 National Guard Chevrolet, crashes early in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 7, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

Earnhardt Jr. Out Of Duck Commander 500 After Fiery Wreck

Dale Earnhardt Jr. wound up with his first last-place finish in seven seasons Monday after driving his car into the rain-saturated infield grass before it shot across the track and slammed into the wall in a fiery crash.

04/07/2014

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