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Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the No. 88 Chevrolet SS for Hendrick Motorsports will feature ‘Man of Steel’ a Superman paint scheme on his car this weekend at Michigan International Speedway. The movie is set to release on the big screen Friday, June 14. The premise of the movie is as follows: Clark Kent is a humanoid alien who after being transported to Earth from the dying planet of Krypton, was adopted as a child by Jonathan and Martha Kent. Raised with the values of his adoptive parents, he feels alienated because of his unique super powers and struggles to find his own place in life. When the world is attacked, he becomes the hero named Superman to protect Earth and its people. Earnhardt Jr. is known to feature a special scheme at Michigan, last years car featured The Dark Knight Rises, from the Batman trilogy. It was that race that Earnhardt Jr. won for the first time in four years, snapping a 143 race win less streak. His last win prior to last years also came at Michi...

Earnhardt Jr. hits stride just in time

WHAT'S UP? Right now, Dale Earnhardt Jr. The Hendrick Motorsports driver picked up the pace this weekend at Pocono Raceway, finishing third in the NASCAR Sprint Cup race. That's good news for NASCAR's Most Popular Driver as he moved up two spots to fourth in the standings. WHY IT MATTERS If you've been fervently hoping for Dale Earnhardt Jr. to reach his potential...

Earnhardt Jr. Heating Up Heading Into Site Of Last Win

Don’t look now, but Dale Earnhardt Jr. is once again building momentum while searching for his first win of 2013. Up next on the schedule? The place where he last won — Michigan. (Photo credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images for NASCAR.) By: Toby Christie – Follow on Twitter @Tobalical Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s 2013 season got off to such a fast start that it had many wondering if...

Greg Biffle & Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Pocono Media Transcript – 2nd & 3rd

THE MODERATOR: We’re joined by our third-place finisher Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the No. 88 National Guard Chevrolet, fighting for the win there at the end on that last restart. Take us through what happened there, Dale. DALE EARNHARDT JR.: We knew we had a good car. The last restarts were kind of tough. Being on the inside on the front row, really ain’t the catbird seat...

Junior, team carrying momentum

If I am Dale Earnhardt Jr., who just finished third last week at Pocono, plus jumped two spots in the points to fourth position, I have to be extremely excited about heading to the Irish Hills of Michigan this weekend. Remember that Dale won this race last year, and I believe the team is stronger now than they were then. I think this new Gen-6 car is something that he really has...

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Quicken Loans 400 Race Preview

MAN OF STEEL: Dale Earnhardt Jr. will drive a special black and steel-colored No. 88 National Guard “Man of Steel” Chevrolet SS this weekend at Michigan International Speedway. Superman’s values align with National Guard values. Both are citizens who put on their uniforms when their communities need them. Warner Brothers’ “Man of Steel” will be in theaters June 13. For...

Earnhardt gearing up to make a run at victory

By the time Dale Earnhardt Jr. reached Victory Lane last season at Michigan, the win seemed as much inevitable as implausible. One top 10 finish at a time, Earnhardt built and built before a four year and 143-race winless streak was snapped; a legion of fans sent into a frenzy as NASCAR's most popular driver finally gave them all a reason to go wild. Well, look who's back...

Denny Hamlin: ‘I’d rather blow up leading than run 15th all day’

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Denny Hamlin is not satisfied with a good points day, he needs race victories, and Sunday he never really had a chance. Hamlin finished eighth on Sunday at Pocono Raceway, where he’s won four times.  He moved up one position in the standings, which did little 

Johnson's keys to victory at Pocono

There's a reason Jimmie Johnson has won five NASCAR Sprint Cup championships and leads the points battle again this year: He, crew chief Chad Knaus and the rest of the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports team are simply better than everyone else right now. Johnson won Sunday's Party in the Poconos 400 presented by Walmart at Pocono Raceway, utterly drubbing the field by leading...

Team Chevy Party In The Poconos 400 by Walmart Race Recap

LONG POND, PA. – Five-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jimmie Johnson, No. 48 Lowe’s/Kobalt Tools Chevrolet SS, scored his third win of the season and third win at Pocono Raceway in dominating fashion today. Johnson closed the deal by leading 128 of the 160 laps in the race, and was untouchable while cruising to his 63rd career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) victory. He extended...
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