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Dale Jr: ‘If I Wasn’t Racing, I’d Be a Mechanic’

Racing legend Dale Earnhardt Jr. said if he had not followed in the footsteps of his father, he would be a mechanic. The retired NASCAR driver-turned NBC analyst explained on AT&T AUDIENCE Network’s “The Dan Patrick Show” that he worked on

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Jeff Gordon Steps Into the Driver’s Seat for Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Jeff Gordon officially agreed to come out of retirement to race Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s car as the driver normally behind the #88 car recovers from a concussion. Gordon substitutes for Earnhardt at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday and at Pocono Raceway a week later.