Earnhardt Jr. to Leave DEI After Season




 
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May 11th, 2007  
Team Infidel
 
 

Topic: Earnhardt Jr. to Leave DEI After Season


Earnhardt Jr. to Leave DEI After Season
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (AP) -Dale Earnhardt Jr. wanted to make it work with his stepmother, trying harder and longer than he probably should have to stay at his late father's company. But as the contentious contract talks dragged on, winning proved...
May 11th, 2007  
Team Infidel
 
 
Dale Jr. to RCR? done deal? UPDATE #33? FOX25(Boston's FOX affiliate) is reporting.......Dale Earnhardt Jr. will soon be racing under the same legendary #3 Chevy that his dad used to race in. A source with direct knowledge of negotiations tells FOX25 that Dale Earnhardt Jr. has finalized a deal with Richard Childress Racing Thursday night and an official announcement will be coming soon. At a press conference today to announce that he was leaving the company his late dad built, Dale Jr. said he would have mixed emotions about driving his dad's #3 Chevy, but again, FOX25 has learned that this is a done deal.(FOX25)

FOX8 News has confirmed Junior is negotiating late Thursday night with Richard Childress to join Richard Childress Racing. An announcement could come as early as Friday. Childress has scheduled a news conference Friday at Darlington Raceway, the site of Saturday's Nextel Nextel Cup race. Sports Director Rich Brenner has also confirmed the talks between Junior and Childress include plans for Earnhardt driving the #33 Chevrolet for RCR. Budweiser, the primary sponsor for Junior's #8 car with DEI, will follow him to his new race team. (FOX8 News)
May 11th, 2007  
Rob Henderson
 
 
So he's racing 33? Or 3?
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