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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Austin Dillon will start the 2014 Daytona 500 in Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Chevrolet. The start at Daytona will end a 467-race streak where the No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt has not appeared in a series race. The number has been used by Richard Childress Racing in Truck and Nationwide race series but not in the Cup series. The announcement was made at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    (L-R) Joe Harlan, executive vice president with Dow Chemical, crew chief Gil Martin, Austin Dillon, Richard Childress and Gregg Dorazio with General Mills unveil the No. 3 Chevrolet following an announcement that Austin Dillon will start the 2014 Daytona 500 in Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Chevrolet. The start at Daytona will end a 467-race streak where the No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt has not appeared in a series race. The number has been used by Richard Childress Racing in Truck and Nationwide race series but not in the Cup series. The announcement was made at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    (L-R) Richard Childress and Austin Dillon talk prior to a press conference where it was announced that Dillon will start the 2014 Daytona 500 in Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Chevrolet. The start at Daytona will end a 467-race streak where the No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt has not appeared in a series race. The number has been used by Richard Childress Racing in Truck and Nationwide race series but not in the Cup series. The announcement was made at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Austin Dillon walks between his Dow Chemical and Cheerios sponsored cars following an announcement that Dillon will start the 2014 Daytona 500 in Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Chevrolet. The start at Daytona will end a 467-race streak where the No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt has not appeared in a series race. The number has been used by Richard Childress Racing in Truck and Nationwide race series but not in the Cup series. The announcement was made at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    (L-R) Richard Childress and Austin Dillon laugh during a press conference where it was announced that Dillon will start the 2014 Daytona 500 in Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Chevrolet. The start at Daytona will end a 467-race streak where the No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt has not appeared in a series race. The number has been used by Richard Childress Racing in Truck and Nationwide race series but not in the Cup series. The announcement was made at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    (L-R) Richard Childress and Austin Dillon pose for photographs following an announcement that Dillon will start the 2014 Daytona 500 in Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Chevrolet. The start at Daytona will end a 467-race streak where the No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt has not appeared in a series race. The number has been used by Richard Childress Racing in Truck and Nationwide race series but not in the Cup series. The announcement was made at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    (Seated) Austin Dillon is hugged by well-wisher Max Papis following an announcement that Dillon will start the 2014 Daytona 500 in Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Chevrolet. The start at Daytona will end a 467-race streak where the No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt has not appeared in a series race. The number has been used by Richard Childress Racing in Truck and Nationwide race series but not in the Cup series. The announcement was made at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Austin Dillon smiles following an announcement that he will start the 2014 Daytona 500 in Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Chevrolet. The start at Daytona will end a 467-race streak where the No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt has not appeared in a series race. The number has been used by Richard Childress Racing in Truck and Nationwide race series but not in the Cup series. The announcement was made at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Austin Dillon smiles as he poses for photographs following an announcement that he will start the 2014 Daytona 500 in Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Chevrolet. The start at Daytona will end a 467-race streak where the No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt has not appeared in a series race. The number has been used by Richard Childress Racing in Truck and Nationwide race series but not in the Cup series. The announcement was made at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Austin Dillon will start the 2014 Daytona 500 in Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Chevrolet. The start at Daytona will end a 467-race streak where the No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt has not appeared in a series race. The number has been used by Richard Childress Racing in Truck and Nationwide race series but not in the Cup series. The announcement was made at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    (L-R) Austin Dillon and Richard Childress smile as they poses for photographs following an announcement that he will start the 2014 Daytona 500 in Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Chevrolet. The start at Daytona will end a 467-race streak where the No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt has not appeared in a series race. The number has been used by Richard Childress Racing in Truck and Nationwide race series but not in the Cup series. The announcement was made at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    (L-R) Richard Childress, Austin Dillon, Joe Harlan, executive vice president with Dow Chemical, Gregg Dorazio with General Mills and crew chief Gil Martin answer questions during the announcement that Austin Dillon will start the 2014 Daytona 500 in Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Chevrolet. The start at Daytona will end a 467-race streak where the No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt has not appeared in a series race. The number has been used by Richard Childress Racing in Truck and Nationwide race series but not in the Cup series. The announcement was made at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    (L-R) Austin Dillon is hugged by his father, Mike Dillon following an announcement that Austin will start the 2014 Daytona 500 in Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Chevrolet. The start at Daytona will end a 467-race streak where the No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt has not appeared in a series race. The number has been used by Richard Childress Racing in Truck and Nationwide race series but not in the Cup series. The announcement was made at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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