Found February 28, 2013 on
Start 'N' Park Blog:
NATIONAL GUARD YOUTH CHALLENGE: Dale Earnhardt Jr. will attend the National Guard’s Youth ChalleNGe dinner Tuesday in Washington, D.C. The event pays tribute to the National Guard for its efforts to curb the nation’s dropout rate through an evidence-based program that gives individuals who have dropped out of school a second chance at earning a high school diploma or GED.
POINTS AFTER DAYTONA: After finishing second in the 2013 Daytona 500, Earnhardt currently ranks second in the championship standings. The driver of the No. 88 National Guard Chevrolet SS trails leader and teammate Jimmie Johnson by five points.
AT PHOENIX: In 21 NASCAR Sprint Cup starts at Phoenix International Raceway, Earnhardt has earned two wins, four top-five finishes and eight top-10s. He also has led 460 laps at the one-mile track. He scored his two wins there back-to-back, going to Victory Lane in November 2003 and November 2004 when Phoenix hosted one Cup event a season.
PHOENIX STATS: Among all-time drive...
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
A few months ago, Dale Earnhardt Jr. noticed that his metabolism wasn't quite as good as it used to be. So, Earnhardt decided to take action.The 38-year-old NASCAR driver credits losing 15-20 pounds during the offseason thanks in part to a 15-day detox diet.The diet, which Earnhardt said he learned through a friend, only permitted chicken, fish, and steamed vegetables as the...
Before the rumors start that Dale Earnhardt Jr. is juicing - let's not get lost in translation.
Think of it more as a dietary cleanse.
At 38, Junior is just attempting to regain - and maintain - his boyish figure. Last October he was tipping the scales at 190 pounds. Now, the driver of the No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevy SS is weighing in around 175.
"A buddy of mine...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Fans of Dale Earnhardt Jr. will try to defend a 10-year win streak as voting opens today for the NASCAR National Motorsports Press Association (NMPA) Most Popular Driver Award. Fans can vote online once a day throughout the 2013 Sprint Cup Series season to earn their driver the coveted “most popular” trophy. This year marks the first year of eligibility...
Dale Earnhardt Jr. says he passed a big test by racing in the Daytona 500 after a hard crash during the Nationwide Series race the day before.
Earnhardt missed the final two races in 2012 after suffering post-concussion symptoms and had his health tested during a last-lap crash in the Daytona Nationwide race last Saturday.
The crash occurred when leader Regan Smith attempted to...
“FIVE TIME” IN THE GREAT CLIPS NO. 5 - Five-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion and last week’s Daytona 500 winner, Jimmie Johnson, takes the reins of the No. 5 Great Clips Chevrolet Camaro this weekend at Phoenix International Raceway (PIR), marking his sixth race in a JR Motorsports Chevrolet and first NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) start since 2011. In his five previous...
Regardless of the fact that she is a female and that she is a rookie, when it comes to analyzing Danica Patrick's Daytona 500 performance, you grade her by the same criteria you would Denny Hamlin, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Carl Edwards and the other Sprint Cup drivers.
Let's be clear, Danica did a good job.
She came to Daytona and took advantage of a very fast race car that...
Mark Martin has never won the Daytona 500. In fact, he's winless in 55 starts at the 2.5-mile superspeedway.
But Martin, 54, has come close. In the 2007 Daytona 500, he trailed Kevin Harvick to the finish line by .02 seconds. In Sunday's Daytona 500, he pushed Dale Earnhardt Jr. into second place on the final lap, hoping against hope that he'd have an opportunity to race...
By Jeff Hammond
Regardless of the fact that she is a female and that she is a rookie, when it comes to analyzing Danica Patricks Daytona 500 performance, you grade her by the same criteria you would Denny Hamlin, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Carl Edwards and the other Sprint Cup drivers.
Lets be clear, Danica did a good job.
She came to Daytona and took advantage of a very...