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Budweiser’s Tear-Jerking Tribute To Dale Jr. Includes Everything Except His Car Number

Longtime Dale Earnhardt Jr. sponsor Budweiser made the ultimate touching tribute video ahead of Earnhardt’s final NASCAR race. It’s the story of Dale Jr.’s career: from victory lane hugs from Dale Sr. to Dale Jr.’s incredible Daytona win following his dad’s untimely death. Yet it omits one odd thing: the number on…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Wheel Issues Take Dale Earnhardt Jr. Out Of Contention In His Final Race At Texas Motor Speedway

Much like the rest of Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s NASCAR retirement season, there was hope this would be his weekend to go to victory lane. After all, his first win was at Texas Motor Speedway. It was a sign, wasn’t it?Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Dale Jr. Somehow Off-Roaded His Way Through The Big One At Talladega

Today’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Talladega gave everybody what we all expected: the big one. A fifteen-car crash piled up behind the top few leaders on lap 172 of 188, red flagging the race for a massive cleanup. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Got His First Pole Position Ever At Talladega For His Last Race There

In a retirement season where little has gone right for him, Dale Earnhardt Jr. will be starting from pole position for today’s Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. Despite having won at Talladega six times before, this is his first-ever pole position at the track. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Gets Best Retirement Present Ever From Talladega: His Dad’s Race Car

NASCAR racer Dale Earnhardt Jr. got the best retirement present ever Friday afternoon from a track that he considers his “second home.” Talladega Superspeedway gave him the No. 2 Chevrolet Monte Carlo driven by his father for his rookie 1979 Cup Series season and his first championship in 1980. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Hell Yeah This Sunday Is ‘Dale Earnhardt Jr. Day’ In Alabama

There isn’t much that comes out of Alabama, other than college football, that makes you say “Hell yeah.” But hell yeah, the Alabama governor declared this Sunday as “Dale Earnhardt Jr. Day” across the entire state. Get your Dale Calls and your Mountain Dew beer hats ready, y’all, because it’s time to celebrate.Read more… Continue […]

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Quotes JFK After Trump Tweets His Support For NASCAR

This morning President Trump said in a tweet he was proud of NASCAR for not putting up with “disrespecting our Country or our Flag,” in response to NASCAR owners’ threats yesterday to fire any of their employees who dared protest during the national anthem. Around 29 minutes later, Dale Earnhardt Jr., also on…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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NASCAR’s Hamlin Effectively Loses Wins In Two Series After Both Cars Fail Inspection

NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin won both the Monster Energy Cup Series and the Xfinity Series at Darlington Raceway this weekend only to have both wins “encumbered” after failing inspection—as in, made moot. Hamlin is still listed as the winner, but his win doesn’t count toward making the playoffs anymore and he receives…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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