Dale Earnhardt Jr., Hendrick Motorsports
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 19:15:29 -0700
Team Penske driver Brad Keselowski won the Sprint Cup race at the Las Vegas International Raceway Sunday, March 9. Keselowski passed Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. on the final lap when Earnhardt ran out of gas.
Fri, 28 Feb 2014 17:17:07 -0800
Team Penske driver Brad Keselowski has won the pole position for the Sprint Cup race at Phoenix International Raceway this weekend. Team Penske driver Joey Logano will start second, Chip Ganassi Racing driver Jamie McMurray will start third, Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. is in the fourth spot and Roush Fenway Racing driver Greg Biffle will start fifth.
Sun, 23 Feb 2014 20:23:08 -0800
Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. has won the 2014 Daytona 500.
Fri, 10 Jan 2014 15:13:00 -0800
Hendrick Motorsports crew chief Steve Letarte, the crew chief for driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. since 2011, has left the team to be a member of the NBC Sports' broadcast team for the 2015 season. Owner Rick Hendrick said the team doesn't plan on addressing the impending vacancy until after the 2014 season.
Sun, 03 Nov 2013 18:47:15 -0800
Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished second at the AAA Texas 500 Sunday, Nov. 3 behind teammate Jimmie Johnson. "The 48 was in another class, and nobody had anything for him," Earnhardt said. "He was just super good all through practice and the race."
Sun, 24 Mar 2013 20:51:10 -0700
Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished second at the Auto Club 400 Sunday, March 24, and he moved into first place in the overall Sprint Cup Series standings as a result. He has a 12-point lead of Penske Championship driver Brad Keselowski, who was the 2012 Sprint Cup Series champion.
Fri, 01 Mar 2013 12:12:00 -0800
Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. passed tests after his hard crash in the Daytona 500 last weekend in the Nationwide Series race. Earnhardt dealt with post-concussion symptoms and missed the final two races of 2012.
Thu, 24 Jan 2013 09:23:04 -0800
Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. is entering the 2013 Sprint Cup season with 13 unsponsored races, but owner Rick Hendrick is confident the No. 88 team will find sponsors that are willing to work with Earnhardt past the 2013 season. The team has been close on two or three deals, but no agreements have been reached.
Thu, 03 Jan 2013 08:33:01 -0800
JR Motorsports announced Thursday, Jan. 3, that drivers Kasey Kahne and Brad Sweet will split duties in a second full-time Nationwide Series car in 2013. Great Clips will sponsor the ride for 28 races, including 27 among Kahne and Sweet and one for driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. Driver Regan Smith will move to the No. 7 car and Earnhardt will drive the No. 88 car in a select number of events.
Tue, 23 Oct 2012 10:06:05 -0700
Hendrick Motorsports announced Tuesday, Oct. 23, that driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. (concussion) will return to Sprint Cup racing this weekend at Martinsville Speedway after being medically cleared. "Dale Jr. has done everything asked of him," neurosurgeon Dr. Jerry Petty said. "He hasn't had a headache since Oct. 12, and we have not been able to provoke any symptoms since that time. I have informed NASCAR and Hendrick Motorsports that he is medically cleared for all NASCAR-related activity."
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