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  • Dale Earnhardt

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    Dale Earnhardt grew up in automotive racing. Ever since he was a kid that is what his family did, and now his family carries on that legacy. Dale Earnhardt grew up in Kannapolis, North Carolina, a textile mill town. His father, Ralph Earnhardt, was known as "Iron heart" on the short-track racing circuit, and he taught Dale how to drive stock cars and work with engines. His father had converted a barn behind the family home into a garage, and he was well known for his skill with engines. Earnhardt's

  • Dale Earnhardt Biography

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    Dale Earnhardt Bio Dale Earnhardt was among one of the best nascar racecar drivers of all time. One of his amazing accomplishments was he had 76 wins throughout his career. He also has changed the way our safety in every way of racing. Many lives have been saved because of his bad crash there was more and more safety requirements leading up to today's equipment not only in NASCAR, but on every track across the nation. Ralph Dale Earnhardt was born on April 29, 1951, in Kannapolis, North Carolina

  • Dale Earnhardt Sr.

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    Dale Earnhardt Sr. Dale Earnhardt Sr. died as he lived. Always known as a competitor who brought the best out in everyone around him, he died trying to bring the best out in one of his drivers, Michael Waltrip. Dale knew that several cars had the ability to win the Daytona 500, and he was determined to make sure that those cars had to get by him in order to reach Waltrip, the eventual winner. His final lap crash occurred as he was running interference for Waltrip and his son, Dale Junior, who

  • Dale Earnhardt, a Brief Biography

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    Dale Earnhardt Bio Dale Earnhardt was among one of the best nascar racecar drivers of all time. One of his amazing accomplishments was he had 76 wins throughout his career. He also has changed the way our safety in every way of racing. Many lives have been saved because of his bad crash there was more and more safety requirements leading up to today's equipment not only in NASCAR, but on every track across the nation. Ralph Dale Earnhardt was born on April 29, 1951, in Kannapolis, North Carolina

  • Dale Earnhardt and Stock Car Racing

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    Dale Earnhardt and Stock Car Racing Over 50 years ago a new sport was introduced. This sport was stock car racing. The organization that sponsors stock car racing is known as National Association of Stock Car Racing, NASCAR. The driver that is identifiable with NASCAR is definitely Dale Earnhardt. Over the years there have been many great stock car racers from Cale Yarborough to Richard Petty and Davy Allison, but no other name was better known than Dale Earnhardt. Whether on the track or in the

  • Heroes of the Track

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    heroes will not get hurt racing, no matter what pecautions are taken. Just a few months ago we lost "The Intimidator", Dale Earnhardt. He was one of NASCAR's best racers, winning 110 Winston Cup and Daytona races combined. He was known for taking racing to its limits. Like the Pettys, Dale passed his racing knowledge to Kelly and Dale Jr. Dale's sons will continue to keep the Earnhardt Industry and legend alive. How proud the racing legends must feel, knowing they are responsible for thr recognition

  • NASCAR: Not Just for Rednecks

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    believe we do. So next time you hear about a NASCAR event check it out, it just may be worth your time. Works Cited Camncho, Ron, and Helton, Max.”Earnhardt’s the Man.” From the Heart of Racing. Walnut grove Press, 2000. Smith, Marty. Earnhardt Jr. Radio Spot Supports Jeb Bush.” Turner Sports Interactive.5 Nov. 2002 http://www.nascar.com/2002/news/headlines/wc/11/05/dearnhardtjr_jeb/

  • NASCAR and the Temperance Movement

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    How would you like to go over 100 mph and make a living doing it? The event I am researching is NASCAR. NASCAR is which a multibillion dollar industry they race 1500 races a year in 39 states and 100 tracks. NASCAR is the 2nd most watched sport in the United States. The major race series they are the sprint cup series, nationwide series, and the camping world truck series. NASCAR is the largest sanctioning body of stock car racing in the United States. NASCAR headquarters are located in Daytona

  • Dale

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    Earnhardt dies following Daytona 500 accident DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Seven-time NASCAR Winston Cup champion Dale Earnhardt, 49, was fatally injured Sunday in a multi-car accident on the final lap of the 43rd Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway. "NASCAR has lost its greatest driver," said NASCAR Chairman of the Board Bill France, who himself is recovering from life threatening illnesses, "and I personally have lost a great friend." His wife Teresa was at his side at the time of death

  • NASCAR

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    NASCAR was formed by William France, Sr., who was an auto mechanic from Washington D.C. The current CEO is Brian France who is the grandson of Bill France. NASCAR headquarters is in Daytona Beach, Florida and it has several offices throughout the United States and some in Mexico and Canada. Before Bill France started NASCAR, racing was a very dishonest business where the promoters often stole money from the drivers. France believed that if racing became an organization with rules it would become

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