Found January 25, 2013 on Fox Sports South:
CHARLOTTE Tucked away in an off-limits-to-the-public building on the sprawling Hendrick Motorsports campus which could best be described as Rick Hendricks man cave, Dale Earnhardt Jr. set up in his seat. NASCARs 10-time winner of the Most Popular Driver Award fastened the second button on a white shirt adorned with the HMS logo on one side and sponsor National Guard on the other. He rolled over the question for a second before answering: Hendrick Motorsports is driven by . Hendrick Motorsports is driven by winning races and winning championships, strictly those two things, Earnhardt said. The results have been undeniable, and as some of the most accomplished and biggest names in the sport answered the same question as part of FOX Sports Souths upcoming DRIVEN: Hendrick Motorsports, so too was what they think is the secret to the organizations success. Mr. Hendrick and the people he gets to make this place go. --Kasey Kahne People and passion in what they do. --Jeff Gordon T...

Earnhardt Jr. needs sponsorship for 13 races

NASCAR’s most popular driver is in need of sponsorship for 13 races in 2013. Team owner Rick Hendrick is not concerned that the No. 88 car is currently bare for some events. “We’ve got a lot of good opportunities,” Hendrick said during Wednesday’s stop of the Sprint Media Tour. “The way we’re positioned, the car is covered until the end of the summer. I don’t have...

Time To Panic? Earnhardt Jr. Currently Sponsorless For 13 Races

Don’t expect Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s car to look like this in an actual points paying Sprint Cup Series race in 2013. Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images for NASCAR. By: Toby Christie – Follow on Twitter @Tobalical Batten down the hatches, sound the alarms, raise the white flag. NASCAR’s most popular driver is currently sponsorless for 13 races this season, and if a...

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Dale Jr. optimistic about sponsorships

Dale Earnhardt Jr. remains bullish on NASCAR. Although the sport's most popular driver still has inventory for sale on the No. 88 Chevrolet, Earnhardt believes "things are on the upswing." "We have a unique, limited amount of races to fill, and those packages aren't the most exciting propositions for corporate America to come in and do an eight-race deal...

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