Asked by: Jason Miller
Since retiring from full-time NASCAR Cup Series competition at the end of the 2017 season, Dale Earnhardt Jr. has returned to NASCAR for one Xfinity Series race each year, and he made his 2022 start on Friday night at Martinsville Speedway.
What race is Dale Jr running in?
and JR Motorsports unveiled the No. 88 Hellmann’s Fridge Hunters Chevrolet paint scheme Earnhardt will run in the 2022 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Martinsville Speedway on April 8. The winning wrap was revealed Tuesday during JR Motorsports’ Unilever production shoot via Earnhardt’s Instagram live.
What car does Dale Earnhardt Jr Drive 2022?
Earnhardt’s No. 88 Chevy for 2022 Xfinity race at Martinsville. See the No. 88 Hellmann’s Fridge Hunters Chevrolet paint scheme that Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Who is broadcasting Nascar in 2022?
The official home of the NASCAR Championship and Playoffs, NBC Sports will once again present the final 20 NASCAR Cup Series races and 19 NASCAR Xfinity Series races in 2022 across NBC, Peacock and USA Network, culminating with the Championship at Phoenix Raceway on Nov. 5-6.
Is Dale Earnhardt Jr going back racing?
turning fast laps around stock car racing’s most famous track. Don’t get used to it, Earnhardt said Wednesday. Although he said he has enjoyed running test laps for Hendrick Motorsports during NASCAR’s two days of testing here, he has no plans to return to high-stakes racing. “I’m old—47 years old,” Earnhardt said.
Are any Earnhardt still racing?
Jeffrey Earnhardt has competed in all three NASCAR national series. He has 135 Xfinity Series starts and owns a best finish of third-place with Joe Gibbs Racing at Charlotte Motor Speedway in 2019. “It’s great to have an Earnhardt back in one of our cars,” said Richard Childress, Chairman and CEO of RCR.
Who owns the 8 in NASCAR?
Tyler Reddick is the driver of the No. 8 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 for Richard Childress Racing in the NASCAR Cup Series. 2022 will mark Reddick’s third season in NASCAR’s top series under the direction of crew chief Randall Burnett.
Who drives for JR Motorsports in 2022?
Sam Mayer was announced the new full-time driver of the No. 1 on January 4, 2022. He started the season with a 30th place finish at Daytona and scored four top-five finishes in the first 10 races.
Who drives the 88 car in Nascar in 2022?
88 Chevrolet in five races for Hendrick Motorsports trio. MOORESVILLE, N.C. (April 26, 2022) — Today, JR Motorsports announced it will field a fifth car in five additional NASCAR Xfinity Series races this season.
Why did Dale Jr quit racing?
retired from full-time racing. He was still racing well, but a series of concussions forced him to make a decision. Junior decided he wanted to go out while healthy and not jeopardize his long-term health. He missed the better part of the 2016 season with concussion-like symptoms and retired after the 2017 season.
Is Dale Earnhardt Jr still broadcasting Nascar?
Earnhardt is a permanent member of the NBC broadcast team, so the news comes as unexpected. This year, FOX has used various different people in the broadcast booth alongside Mike Joy and Clint Bowyer.
How do I contact Dale Earnhardt Jr?
Contact Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet | 3127 W Tennessee St Tallahassee, FL 32304 | 850-692-6302.