Dale Earnhardt Jr. opens up about dad, dogs and donuts
CHARLOTTE — When Dale Earnhardt died in a crash at the 2001 Daytona 500, he left behind a race team with hundreds of employees who suddenly lacked direction. His son, Dale Earnhardt Jr., could tell his Dale Earnhardt Inc. co-workers needed to boost their ...
Dale Earnhardt’s death sticks with you
That was Dale Earnhardt’s number ... but I never did. Time passes. The owner of Earnhardt’s car, Richard Childress, his old friend, retired the No. 3 after Earnhardt’s death, said it never would be used again. That was a good thought, but, again ...
The Day Dale Earnhardt Died
Ty Norris, then spotter for Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Dale Earnhardt Inc. executive "The ... Ty Norris "I found out when everybody else did. Seeing as that I'd been there, I wasn't surprised. I knew before I went home. I lost a friend that day, lost a good ...
Dale Earnhardt's death still stings
v=b6BRCZGHzSg">Dale Earnhardt Jr. called a news conference to say ... and we'd been standing in it quite a while when a guy comes up and says, 'Did you hear the news? Earnhardt died.' You always think somebody is joking with you at first, but he had ...
Expert says belt no factor in Earnhardt's death
Seat-belt failure did not cause the head injuries that killed NASCAR great Dale Earnhardt during February's Daytona ... and medical experts who told the Orlando Sentinel that Earnhardt likely died because his head and neck were not held securely in place.