Earnhardt keeps racing in the family
Apr 4, 2013 at 1:00a ET
Dale Earnhardt Jr. is keeping things in the family at Richmond International Raceway.
Earnhardt’s JR Motorsports NASCAR Nationwide Series team announced via a video on its website that Jeffrey Earnhardt will drive for the team in the April 26 race at Richmond.
Earnhardt, 23, is the grandson of the late Dale Earnhardt. He has started in four Nationwide Series races this season and is currently 20th in the series standings.
Overall, he has 14 Nationwide Series starts to his credit. He also has 10 starts in the Camping World Truck Series over the course of his career.