Dale Earnhardt Jr. posted the fastest single lap in the second practice session for the Crown Royal Jeff Kyle 400 at the Brickyard at Indianapolis Motor Speedway with a speed of 181.466 mph.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished fifth in the 5-Hour Energy 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway to become the most successful Hendrick Motorsports driver of the weekend.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. led the field to green and he led the field to the checkers after pacing the pack for 97 laps in the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway.
Thunderstorms and rain forced the cancelation of the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. The lineup for Sunday night’s race will be set by speed in the first practice session.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. posted the fastest single lap in the first practice session for the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona. His top speed was 202.284 mph.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished eighth in the Toyota / Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway to earn his fourth top-12 finish in the last five road course races.
On a family trip to Germany during the off week, Dale Earnhardt Jr. proposed to girlfriend Amy Reimann.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished second in the Quicken Loans 400 to earn his third straight top-10 at Michigan International Speedway.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. has seesawed in his past three seasons at Michigan International Speedway. He swept the top 10 in 2012 and 2014, but had trouble in both 2013 races to finish in the mid-30s.
According to a tweet from the Hendrick Motorsports PR department, Dale Earnhardt Jr. will start at the rear of the field after replacing a rear gear.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. was one of four drivers who finished in the top five in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway after gambling on fuel mileage. He finished third after passing Matt Kenseth in the closing laps.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. is one of two drivers along with Ryan Newman to score a victory in his first attempt in the all-star race. His first appearance came in 2000.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. was part of a three-car incident just past the 200-lap mark, but he used some race strategy to salvage a third-place finish in the SpongeBob 400 at Kansas Speedway.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. posted the second-quickest speed in the first practice session. His top speed of 184.678 mph from laps 34 through 43 was nearly four-tenths slower than that of Erik Jones.