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Dale Earnhardt Jr. ruled out for remainder of 2016 season #NASCAR

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s concussion recovery will continue into 2017, as far as the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is concerned. The sport’s most popular driver will miss the rest of the 2016 season. Hendrick Motorsports announced the decision Friday. Jeff Gordon and Alex Bowman will drive the team’s No. 88 Chevy for the 12 races remaining

Talladega turmoil? No one knows what to expect, Qualifying Saturday 1 p.m. ET, on FOX

 Drivers were not averse to going three-wide and four-wide during Friday’s practice sessions at Talladega, and qualifying could be the same. Chaos. Mayhem. Peril. The unknown. High drama. The potential for calamity and destruction at any given moment.  All of these have long been staples of racing at Talladega Superspeedway. Starting on Saturday, they will

Dale Earnhardt Jr. explains real reason he played JV basketball

Dale Earnhardt Jr. didn’t try to play junior varisty basketball because he thought he was a baller. He just wanted to get off campus from the Oak Ridge (N.C.) Military School. Earnhardt posted a “throwback Thursday” photo of his junior varsity team. He’s the short one on the left side of the photo. The photo

NASCAR – Sprint Cup – STP 500 Preview and Complete Standings

Date: Sunday, March 30 Start Time: 1 p.m. ET Site: Martinsville Speedway — Martinsville, Va. Track: 0.526-mile oval Laps: 500 Miles: 263 Capacity: 65,000 (Grandstand Seating) Total purse: Payouts: Year: 65th On TV: FOX Announcers: On Radio: Motor Racing Network (MRN)/SIRIUS NASCAR Radio Race record: Jeff Gordon, 1996 (82.223 mph) Qualifying record: Denny Hamlin, 2013

For Dale Earnhardt Jr., winning is the final step

 Driver, crew chief confident entering final season together He feels the burn whenever he sees one of those season-in-review videos, the kind featuring a montage of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers and their accomplishments over the past year. The images blend from one into another, but so many are the same — celebratory burnouts, sprayed