Alex Bowman (right) waited for Dale Earnhardt Jr. (left) to retire at the end of the 2017 season, and now will look to make his own legacy in the No. 88 car Earnhardt made famous.
Alex Bowman (right) waited for Dale Earnhardt Jr. (left) to retire at the end of the 2017 season, and now will look to make his own legacy in the No. 88 car Earnhardt made famous. Phelan M. Ebenhack AP
Alex Bowman (right) waited for Dale Earnhardt Jr. (left) to retire at the end of the 2017 season, and now will look to make his own legacy in the No. 88 car Earnhardt made famous. Phelan M. Ebenhack AP

Replacement for Dale Jr. waited his turn so let Alex Bowman make his own NASCAR name

February 12, 2018 01:32 PM