On the 62nd lap of the Fire Keepers Casino 400, he got bumped and slid high up the track. The NASCAR official is here to make sure the crew doesn't gather extra data on the car, which would be an unfair advantage. Adam Jordan, the crew member responsible for the car's interior, leans through the window to make one last check.
(born October 10, 1974), known professionally as Dale Earnhardt Jr., Dale Jr., or just Junior, is an American professional stock car racing driver and champion team owner.
After accepting his 14th-consecutive National Motorsports Press Association Most Popular Driver award in Las Vegas in early December, Earnhardt announced his plans to marry Reimann on New Year’s Eve.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s crew works alone in the garage, making last-minute tweaks to his race car. He worries that it will fall apart again if he's not a good enough driver and a good enough man."I always make things worse than they are, or create problems that aren't there," he says.
Darlington Raceway on a Wednesday in December is vast and cold and empty. Time and again his family has crashed and broken, through death and divorce and detachment, and he has spent his life welding the scraps together.
Reimann is an interior designer and native of Texas.
In post-race interviews after his win at Talladega Superspeedway in May 2015, Earnhardt reflected on what Reimann has meant to him.
He is the son of NASCAR Hall of Fame member Dale Earnhardt Sr. and began his racing career at the late age of 17 with his dad Dale Earnhardt, competing in the Street Stock division at Concord, North Carolina's Motorsport Park.
He is also the grandson of both NASCAR driver Ralph Earnhardt and stock car fabricator Robert Gee, the brother of Kelley Earnhardt-Miller, the half-brother of former driver Kerry Earnhardt, the uncle of driver Jeffrey Earnhardt, the stepson of Teresa Earnhardt, and the older half-brother of Taylor Nicole Earnhardt-Putnam. 88 Chevrolet SS in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series for Hendrick Motorsports and drives the No. His first race car was a 1979 Monte Carlo that he co-owned with his older half-brother, Kerry Earnhardt.Earnhardt's success at Daytona International Speedway throughout his career has earned him the nickname "Pied Piper" of Daytona. 88 Chevrolet Camaro for his own team, JR Motorsports, in select events in the Xfinity Series. By age 19 after two seasons of driving Street Stock Division, Earnhardt had honed his driving abilities to the point of joining the Late Model Stock Car Division.He competed on the North and South Carolina short tracks driving a No. While he did run various tracks during this time, Earnhardt primarily focused his efforts at the Myrtle Beach Speedway in South Carolina and the East Carolina Motor Speedway in Robersonville, North Carolina, where he captured the pole for the Greenville Merchants 300 on October 28, 1994.The couple pictured above in June 'The people we interact with on Twitter are, "When are you going to do it? 'She gets it more than I do: People telling her all the time I need to put a ring on it. I figure if we ever get to that step in life, I owe her that much. But I'm free of all my obligations in that regard.' 'I've got some specific areas narrowed down I want to go see and some buildings I want to go see that I know my family was somewhat connected to,' Earnhardt told USA Today last week. The car is stripped of paint and decals, down to bare primer -- gunmetal gray. "And going and doing some simple task becomes a problem. What people are going to think, who's going to judge me and am I going to be good enough, am I worthy? Some mornings when he wakes up, it is cold and dead.In an interview with The Associated Press, Earnhardt recounted how much he missed Reimann when the pair decided she wouldn’t attend the Talladega race and she would instead get things done around their Mooresville home.