Racing legend Dale Earnhardt Jr. announced he will retire from racing after the 2017 NASCAR season. Eric Garland / McClatchy
Racing legend Dale Earnhardt Jr. announced he will retire from racing after the 2017 NASCAR season. Eric Garland / McClatchy

Column: An early favorite emerges to take Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s seat in No. 88 car

May 03, 2017 08:21 PM