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Dale Jr: I made peace with Daytona a long time ago

Dale Earnhardt Jr. says that he made peace with Daytona International Speedway a long time ago. Dale Earnhardt Sr. passed away 17-years ago in a wreck on the final lap of the Daytona 500 in 2001. Dale Jr recognizes how special Daytona International Speedway was to his father and it is place that has become more special to him. He chose to embrace the track more.

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Never too early to celebrate racing at Daytona

NASCAR fans began turning out in groves hours before the Daytona 500 on Sunday, February 18, 2018 to enjoy the sights and sounds of racing, scaling the banking to sign the bricks of the finish line and share their race winner. Jeff Siner-jsiner@charlotteobserver.com

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Dale Jr: I made peace with Daytona a long time ago

Dale Earnhardt Jr. says that he made peace with Daytona International Speedway a long time ago. Dale Earnhardt Sr. passed away 17-years ago in a wreck on the final lap of the Daytona 500 in 2001. Dale Jr recognizes how special Daytona International Speedway was to his father and it is place that has become more special to him. He chose to embrace the track more.
Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
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