Finally! Earnhardt's Drought Is Over

After four years and 143 races — the agonizing near-misses and all those questions about when he might finally win again — Dale Earnhardt Jr. was alone in his car, comfortably ahead of the field and only a few minutes from victory.

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  • Hamlin finally wins a pole; will start first at Richmond
    He'll start 40th. Jeff Gordon is once again filling in behind the wheel of Earnhardt's No. 88 car. HEAT INDEX: Temperatures in the mid-90s and a triple digit heat index greeted race fans Friday, and are expected again Saturday.
    09/9/2016 - 1:15 pm | View Link
  • Wait may finally be over for Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his NASCAR fans
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    08/3/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Harvick finally drives out of Earnhardt's shadow
    Kevin Harvick took over the ride of NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt, Sr., after his tragic death in 2001. Harvick said it took years for him to embrace his role with the team. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Kevin Harvick spent the last decade avoiding dealing with ...
    02/15/2011 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Kevin Harvick finally free from Earnhardt's intimidating legacy
    The bottle of Jack Daniels was on the desk, about half empty. Crew chief Kevin Hamlin had done most of the drinking, trying to dull the aches and pains. It had been two days since the death of Dale Earnhardt in the Daytona 500. The NASCAR Nation lost its icon.
    02/13/2011 - 3:14 pm | View Link
  • Earnhardt Finally Unveils New Number and Sponsor
    “I never thought a car number would create as much excitement as it did in this situation,” said Rick Hendrick, Earnhardt’s future boss. Earnhardt’s announcement, made at a news conference at the Dallas Convention Center and carried live by the ...
    09/19/2007 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • Dale Earnhardt
    Ralph Dale Earnhardt, born April 29, 1951, in Kannapolis, North Carolina, was the son of NASCAR Grand National champion Ralph Earnhardt and his wife Martha.
    09/22/2016 - 5:09 am | View Website
  • A Fellow Racer Recalls Dale Earnhardt's Deadly Crash : NPR
    Ten years ago Friday, 43 drivers lined up to race NASCAR's Daytona 500. One of them was Dale Earnhardt, who died in a crash in the last lap. Fellow racer ...
    02/17/2001 - 6:54 pm | View Website
  • EARNHARDT NATION excerpt: Dale Earnhardt's last Daytona days
    In an exclusive excerpt from the new book EARNHARDT NATION, Dale Earnhardt, enjoying life in Daytona in 2001, reconnects with an old friend and makes a new one.
    02/16/2016 - 11:27 am | View Website
  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. has concussion, out 2 races
    CONCORD, N.C. -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. will miss the next two races with his second concussion in the past six weeks, all but ending the championship chances of NASCAR's ...
    10/11/2012 - 8:43 am | View Website
  • Dale Earnhardt
    Ralph Dale Earnhardt Sr. / ˈ ɜːr n h ɑːr t / (April 29, 1951 – February 18, 2001), known professionally as Dale Earnhardt, was an American professional stock car ...
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