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BI-LO, Ragú® and Charlotte Motor Speedway to Celebrate Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Birthday at the Bank of America 500

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will celebrate his 40th birthday during the Oct. 9-11 Bank of America 500 weekend and fans can join the fun at the Dale Jr. Birthday Pit Party presented by BI-LO on Saturday, Oct. 11. The pre-race pit party will include a concert by The Band Perry, the 2014 Academy of Country Music Vocal Group of the Year, along with performances by Parmalee and Jimmy Wayne. Earnhardt...

Jeff Gordon wins at Dover, four eliminated from Chase

Jeff Gordon is guaranteed a berth in the next Chase for the Sprint Cup championship round with his win Sunday at Dover International Speedway. Gordon joins Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano as the three drivers who are guaranteed a berth in the next round with victories. “I think this is huge,” Gordon said in Victory Lane. “We came in here with a little bit of extra pressure...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Do the 'que: Dale Jr. compares barbequing to prepping Late Model

When Dale Earnhardt Jr. gets a rare Sunday afternoon away from a racetrack, you can find him somewhere on his sprawling property in Cleveland, N.C., barbequing with his inner circle of friends and family members. When Junior and his clan barbeque out back, they do it up big, too, as it's an all-day affair of tinkering with whatever that day's chosen concoction happens to...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Stewart not charged by grand jury in death of Kevin Ward Jr.

Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will not face criminal charges for his role in the on-track death of sprint car driver Kevin Ward Jr. A 23-member grand jury reviewed evidence from the Ontario County District Attorney’s office and found there was no basis for criminal charges, D.A. Michael Tantillo announced Wednesday. Tantillo also said Ward was under...
Via Sports-Glory
6 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Despite Four-Straight Sub-Par Finishes, Don’t Count Dale Earnhardt Jr. Out

FORT WORTH, TX. — Judging by how many are breaking their legs to jump from the “Dale Earnhardt Jr. will win his first championship” bandwagon, you would have thought that Earnhardt came out this past Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway with a run from his dreaded 2009-2010 stretch of his career. In reality, Earnhardt and his crew took a car that was awful on Friday and Saturday...
Via Rubbings Racing
13 days ago  |  Discuss

NNS: Josh Berry Tagged to Pilot No. 5 at Homestead

MOORESVILLE, N.C. — JR Motorsports announced Wednesday that Josh Berry, who made his NASCAR Nationwide Series debut last month, will get behind the wheel of the No. 5 at the Homestead-Miami Speedway. Ragu, who has sponsored the team since 2011, will be featured as the primary sponsor. The company has served as the country’s leading pasta sauce since around the 1940s. Ragu made...
Via Rubbings Racing
13 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Nationwide Expands Sponsorship of Dale Earnhardt Jr.

CONCORD, N.C. — Nationwide announced on Friday that theywill serve as the majority primary sponsor for Dale Earnhardt Jr. and the No. 88 Sprint Cup Series team in 2015. The Ohio-based company will increase the number of races they will sponsor the No. 88 to 21 total Sprint Cup Series events. This will include the exclusive rights to be featured on the car in the next three Daytona...
Via Rubbings Racing
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Earnhardt Jr. to appear at Roll-Bar Club before Quicken Loans Race for Heros 500 at Phoenix

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series star Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the No. 88 National Guard Chevrolet, is scheduled to appear at Phoenix International Raceway’s ROLL-BAR Club for a question-and-answer session with NASCAR fans before the Quicken Loans Race For Heroes 500NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday, November 9. The ROLL-BAR Club, located on the west side of the track behind...

Dale Earnhardt Jr. driving Nationwide Insurance car at Richmond (Photos)

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will get behind the wheel of the No. 88 Nationwide Insurance Chevrolet SS for the first time on Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway. “I’ve worked with Nationwide for years, but never as a primary sponsor,” said Earnhardt, whose family has been insured by Nationwide for more than 35 years. “Having them on board with Hendrick Motorsports and...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Dale Earnhardt Jr. gets profane, inspiring text from his mom

Brenda Gee, mother of Dale Earnhardt Jr., sent her son a pretty inspiring text after his 9th place finish at the Brickyard 400.
Via Gamedayr
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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