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This Just In… Martha Earnhardt Comments on the Return of ‘The 3′

NASCAR Race Hub Martha Earnhardt, mother of the late NASCAR Hall of Famer Dale Earnhardt, in an exclusive interview with Steve Byrnes on today’s edition of NASCAR RACE HUB on FOX Sports 1, talked about the return of the No. 3 to NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competition. Richard Childress Racing, who owned the No. 3 that Earnhardt drove at the time of his tragic incident at Daytona International Speedway in February of 2001, is once again utilizing the No. 3 for Sprint Cup Series Rookie of the Year candidate Austin Dillon in 2014. Here is what Martha Earnhardt told FOX Sports 1;  “I have mixed feelings because I was told that I would never see a number three on the race track after Dale died. I can ... FULL STORY »

Richard Childress: 2000 conversation with Dale Earnhardt Sr. played role in decision to bring back the No. 3; Plus More Notes

(L-R) Ryan Newman, driver of the #31 Caterpillar/Quicken Loans Chevrolet, Paul Menard, driver of the #27 Menard's Chevrolet, Austin Dillon, driver of the #3 DOW/Cheerios Chevrolet, Eric Warren, director of competition for Richard Childress Racing, and Richard Childress, owner of Richard Childress Racing speak with the media during the NASCAR Sprint Media Tour at Charlotte Convention Center on January 28, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina. - Photo Credit:: Grant Halverson/Getty Images DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Team owner Richard Childress’ decision to run the No. 3 Chevrolet in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series with grandson Austin Dillon behind the wheel wasn’t made lightly. And as Childress reiterated Tuesday during the NASCAR Sprint Cup ... FULL STORY »

Jeffrey Earnhardt: “I’m doing this on my own…. I’m not out here living off the Earnhardt Name.”

Jeffrey Earnhardt Recently I had the pleasure of speaking with the latest and fourth generation racer from the legendary Earnhardt family. 21 year old Jeffrey is the second child of Dale Earnhardt's first born son, Kerry, and great grandson to Ralph Earnhardt. ... FULL STORY »

Devotion Carries Dale Earnhardt Jr. To Emotional Daytona Win

Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the No. 3 Wrangler Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Subway Jalapeno 250 at Daytona International Speedway on July 2, 2010 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Jerry Markland / Getty Images for NASCAR) Whether you believe it was fate or luck, Dale Earnhardt Jr. carried the No. 3 back to a familiar place Friday night at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway, Gatorade Victory Lane. The win virtually paused the life of all those who ... FULL STORY »



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This Just In… Martha Earnhardt Comments on the Return of ‘The 3′
Posted 02.12.14
Martha Earnhardt, mother of the late NASCAR Hall of Famer Dale Earnhardt, in an exclusive interview with Steve Byrnes on today’s edition of NASCAR RACE HUB on FOX Sports 1, talked about the return of the No. 3 to NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competition. Richard Childress Racing, who owned the No. ...FULL STORY »
(L-R) Ryan Newman, driver of the #31 Caterpillar/Quicken Loans Chevrolet, Paul Menard, driver of the #27 Menard's Chevrolet, Austin Dillon, driver of the #3 DOW/Cheerios Chevrolet, Eric Warren, director of competition for Richard Childress Racing, and Richard Childress, owner of Richard Childress Racing speak with the media during the NASCAR Sprint Media Tour at Charlotte Convention Center on January 28, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina. - Photo Credit:: Grant Halverson/Getty Images
Richard Childress: 2000 conversation with Dale Earnhardt Sr. played role in decision to bring back the No. 3; Plus More Notes
Posted 01.28.14
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Team owner Richard Childress’ decision to run the No. 3 Chevrolet in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series with grandson Austin Dillon behind the wheel wasn’t made lightly. And as Childress reiterated Tuesday during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Media Tour hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway, the decision ...FULL STORY »
Jeffrey Earnhardt
Jeffrey Earnhardt: “I’m doing this on my own…. I’m not out here living off the Earnhardt Name.”
Posted 03.22.11
Recently I had the pleasure of speaking with the latest and fourth generation racer from the legendary Earnhardt family. 21 year old Jeffrey is the second child of Dale Earnhardt's first born son, Kerry, and great grandson to Ralph Earnhardt. If you didn't know this young man's name and you ...FULL STORY »
Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the No. 3 Wrangler Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Subway Jalapeno 250 at Daytona International Speedway on July 2, 2010 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Jerry Markland / Getty Images for NASCAR)
Devotion Carries Dale Earnhardt Jr. To Emotional Daytona Win
Posted 07.03.10
Whether you believe it was fate or luck, Dale Earnhardt Jr. carried the No. 3 back to a familiar place Friday night at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway, Gatorade Victory Lane. The win virtually paused the life of all those who watched whether on television or in-person as the youngest son ...FULL STORY »


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