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Carl Edwards to join JGR in 2015

Joe Gibbs Racing announced Tuesday that Carl Edwards will join the organization in 2015 to compete full time in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. From In addition, ARRIS Group, Inc. will sponsor Edwards in the No. 19 Toyota Camry for 17 races in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series with JGR expanding its operations to include a fourth team. “This is one of the biggest...
Via Sports-Glory
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Ernie Cope to crew chief for Chase Elliott in 2015

JR Motorsports announced on Monday that veteran crew chief Ernie Cope will work with Chase Elliott and the No. 9 NAPA AUTO PARTS team in 2015. “It became clear rather quickly that the absolute best option for Chase and the NAPA team next year is already in this building,” General Manager Kelley Earnhardt Miller said. “Ernie builds fast cars, has a good rapport with Chase,...
Via On Pit Road
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Fans Can See Earnhardt Up Close, On Track With Special Offer

Race fans will have the opportunity to see Dale Earnhardt Jr. up close and then cheer him on from great seats on the front stretch with the Dale Jr. Offer for the Goody’s® Headache Relief Shot®500 at Martinsville Speedway. For $88, fans will have access to a scheduled question and answer session with Earnhardt on the track and a seat in the Blue Ridge Tower for the October 26...

Dale Jr. has his own Redskins helmet (Photo)

NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. has his own Redskins signed helmet from Robert Griffin III. It's #GameDay @RGIII you ready? — Dale Earnhardt Jr. (@DaleJr) August 18, 2014 I wonder if Junior will wear the helmet to tonights preseason game against the Browns. #GameDay — Dale Earnhardt Jr. (@DaleJr) August 18, 2014 ...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Dale Earnhardt Jr is ready for tonight’s Redskins game

There is no secret NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Dale Earnhardt, Jr. is a big Washington Redskins fan, and Earnhardt is ready for the Redskins preseason matchup with the Cleveland Browns Monday night at FedEx Field. “Little E” first posted his tickets for Monday night’s game. #GameDay — Dale Earnhardt Jr. (@DaleJr) August 18, 2014 Then Earnhardt put...
Via KCM Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NASCAR: Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. Starting Pure Michigan 400 in the Back of the Pack

Everyone pointed to Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. as favorites to win Sunday’s Pure Michigan 400 at the Michigan International Speedway. Johnson, won at the 2-mile track for the first time in 25 starts back in June while Earnhardt is typically very strong there. But, if Johnson is going to sweep Michigan this year, he and Junior are going to have to come from a long way...
Via Race Review Online
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Father of killed driver questions Tony Stewart’s actions

Kevin Ward Sr., the father of Kevin Ward Jr., spoke to The Syracuse Post-Standard about his sons death, and questions why NASCAR driver Tony Stewart was the only driver on the track to not see his son. Ward Jr. was sent into the wall after making contact with Stewart in a Empire Super Sprint race on Saturday night.  Ward got out of his car and walked onto the track, where he was...
Via Sports-Glory
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Dale Earnhardt Jr. completes season sweep at Pocono

Dale Earnhardt Jr. swept this year’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at the 2.5-mile Pocono Raceway. Earnhardt was able to come out on top to win Sunday’s 400, his third win this season.  He now holds the No. 1 seed in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. While Jeff Gordon was was the most dominant car of the day, leading 63 laps, Earnhardt was able to...
Via Sports-Glory
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Earnhardt Sweeps Pocono, Ranked #1 in Chase Standings; Complete 400 Results

It's been 10 years since Dale Earnhardt, Jr. had more than one win in a Sprint Cup season, and now he has two just at Pocono in 2004 and three for the year. Earnhardt and crew chief Steve Letarte used a fuel strategy that worked to perfection at Pocono, but the #88 had to withstand a charge from Kevin Harvick -- who not only rebounded from a pit road speeding penalty, he suffered...
Via Racing-reference
16 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
23 days ago  |  Discuss
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