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Earnhardt Jr. struggles to escape famous father’s shadow

February 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Despite becoming NASCAR’s most popular driver, Dale Earnhardt Jr. has struggled to replicate his famous father’s on-the-track success. Continue Reading

Earnhardt’s loss still felt 10 years after death

February 14, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. After 462 races, a sad-sack losing streak that had spanned 16 long years, Michael Waltrip’s first trip to Victory Lane at the Daytona 500 no less should have been the happiest moment of his life. It was, for 15 or so minutes, anyway. Continue Reading