Dale Earnhardt Jr. was named the NMPA NASCAR Most Popular Driver in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for a record, 11th consecutive season. He matched Bill Elliott’s mark a year ago although the 1988 NASCAR Sprint Cup champion continues to hold the overall record of 16.
Earnhardt said many things motivate a driver to compete at a high level. Continue reading
2013 Champion’s Week™ Among Most Enjoyable For Six-Time Title Holder
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 6, 2013) – Jimmie Johnson wraps up his sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series™ championship celebration Friday night in Las Vegas.
Day Three: Stewart Receives 2013 NMPA Myers Brothers Award
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Named Most Popular Driver For 11th Consecutive Season
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 5, 2013) – NASCAR Sprint Cup Series™ driver Tony Stewart’s reaction to being named recipient of the 2013 NMPA Myers Brothers Award was emotional and heartfelt.
“This is crazy,” said the three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion. “What an honor. It’s very humbling.” Continue reading
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JEFF BURTON JOINS NBC SPORTS GROUP AS NASCAR ANALYST
“The Mayor” Comes to NBC and NBCSN as the First Member of New On-Air NASCAR Team
STAMFORD, Conn. — December 3, 2013 — NBC Sports Group has reached a multi-year agreement with NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Jeff Burton, who will transition out of full-time driving and into the role of NASCAR analyst when the green flag waves over NBC Sports and NBCSN’s upcoming slate of NASCAR coverage. The addition of Burton, who has already won 48 times on NASCAR’s national circuits over an exciting 25-year career, places one of the most respected and passionate voices in motorsports into the center of NBC’s soon-to-be-introduced NASCAR broadcast team. The announcement was made today by Sam Flood, Executive Producer, NBC Sports and NBCSN.