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    Dale Earnhardt, Jr

    Character » appears in 17 games

    Dale Jr is driver in NASCAR, driving the #88 Nationwide Chevrolet for Hendrick Motorsports. He is arguably NASCAR's most popular driver. He is the son of the late Dale Earnhardt who died in 2001, whom was inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

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    NASCAR Achievements

    • 2 time Daytona 500 winner: 2004, 2014
    • 2000 All-Star Race winner
    • 2 time Sprint Unlimited winner: 2003, 2008
    • 2 time Busch series (now called Xfinity series) Champion: 1998, 1999

    Sprint Cup Statistics

    • Best points finish: 3rd (2003)
    • First Win: 2000 DirecTV 500 - Texas
    • Last Win: 2015 Coke Zero 400 - Daytona
    • Most wins in a season: 6 (2004)
    • Total Sprint Cup wins: 25

    Career Info

    A tribute to his father
    A tribute to his father

    Junior is also an accomplished driver in the Nationwide series, NASCAR's second-tier series. In it he has two championships (98 & 99) and 23 wins. He carried his father's famous #3 to honor him at Daytona in 2002 and 2010; he won both races. He also owns his own team in the Nationwide series, JR Motorsports, which sponsors the #7 GoDaddy Chevrolet for Danica Patrick.

    He won the Daytona 500 six years to the day that his father won the event in 1998. This made them the third father and son combo to win the Daytona 500 along with Lee and Richard Petty and Bobby and Davey Allison.

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