Dale Earnhardt Jr. NASCAR National Series Stats at Talladega Superspeedway

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Current Series/Occupation: Retired NASCAR Cup Series Driver, NBC Sports Analyst

NASCAR National Series Stats at Talladega Superspeedway

NASCAR Cup Series: 36 starts, 6 wins, 12 top fives, 17 top 10s

NASCAR Xfinity Series: 9 starts, 1 win, 4 top fives, 7 top 10s

NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series: N/A


·       Made his national series track debut in 1998 in the Xfinity Series – finishing second.

·       He won his first Talladega Cup Series race in just his fourth series start at the track – fall of 2001. And it was the first of four straight wins at the track.

·       Won his first Xfinity Series race at Talladega in 2003.  

·       Made his debut as an NBC broadcaster in 2018

·       Retired from full-time racing at the end of 2017

·       His first NASCAR national series win was in 1998 at Texas Motor Speedway for the Gander Trucks

·       In 2000, he got his first Cup Series win, also at Texas Motor Speedway in his first full season in the series

·       Won the Cup Series Most Popular Driver Award for 15 straight years (2003-2017)

·       Won the 1998 and 1999 NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship

·       In 1999, won the Xfinity Series Rookie-of-the-Year Award

·       Team owner of Xfinity Series team JR Motorsports, collecting 47 wins since 2005

Overall iRacing Stats

·       418 starts, 194 wins, 334 top fives, 188 poles

·       Finished runner-up at virtual Homestead-Miami Speedway

·       Finished 6th at virtual Texas Motor Speedway

·       Finished 22nd at virtual Bristol Motor Speedway

·       Finished 8th at virtual Richmond Raceway

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