JEFFREY EARNHARDT MONSTER ENERGY NASCAR CUP SERIES DRIVER

JEFFREY EARNHARDT MONSTER ENERGY NASCAR CUP SERIES DRIVER

Jeffrey Earnhardt is the grandson of 7 Time NASCAR Cup Champion Dale Earnhardt and nephew of this generations most popular driver, Dale Jr.  Jeffrey began his race career piloting a silver 4 cylinder Yugo on the dirt tracks of Wythe Raceway in Rural Retreat, Virginia. He won Rookie of the Year at the local track and knew immediately that he’d be chasing his dreams to the paved tracks of NASCAR. Jeffrey hasn’t depended on his famous last name for opportunity.  Creating his own company and working his way thru the ranks like his grandfather did, Jeffrey has competed in Truck, Xfinity and Specialty events including the Rolex Series and NASCAR Europe Series.  He is absolutely committed to “Earning Earnhardt” and 2017 begins his journey to become a champion at the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series level with his Daytona 500 debut.

Earnhardt to Make Daytona 500 Debut

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Mooresville, N.C. (Feb 1, 2017) – Circle Sport TMG is pleased to announce that 4th generation driver Jeffrey Earnhardt will be making his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Daytona 500 debut in their chartered number 33 Chevrolet. This marks Earnhardts first time driving in The Great American Race and the first time two Earnhardts compete in the Daytona 500 since 2001. “This is really a dream come true” said Earnhardt. “We’ve been working everyday for the past 6 years to get to the Daytona 500 and thanks to Joe & Curtis from Circle Sport TMG, that dream is becoming a reality in 2017.” Earlier this month it was announced that Joe Falk and Curtis Key Sr. were combining forces to create CSTMG. “We are looking forward to having Jeffrey as our primary driver for 2017” commented team owner Joe Falk. “We believe he brings a lot of potential to our team. I have had success working with young drivers in the past and we think this is a good fit for growth for Jeffrey and the team. I am very proud that Austin Dillon, Ty Dillon ,and now Jeffrey Earnhardt will all have had their first Daytona 500 start with Circle Sport.”

Joining Earnhardt atop the pit box will be veteran crew chief, Pat Tryson. “I’m just looking forward to getting started. I think we can take a leap in points this season and have a year of growth for the team and Jeffrey. This is a long term plan and I’m glad to be part of the team.”

The 2017 Daytona 500 will be the first for new series sponsor Monster Energy and the launch of NASCAR’s new set of stage style racing. The excitement begins with the Duels on February 23rd followed by the Daytona 500 on February 26th at 2pm televised on FOX. that 4th generation driver Jeffrey Earnhardt will be making his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Daytona 500 debut in their chartered number 33 Chevrolet. This marks Earnhardts first time driving in The Great American Race and the first time two Earnhardts compete in the Daytona 500 since 2001. “This is really a dream come true” said Earnhardt. “We’ve been working everyday for the past 6 years to get to the Daytona 500 and thanks to Joe & Curtis from Circle Sport TMG, that dream is becoming a reality in 2017.” Earlier this month it was announced that Joe Falk and Curtis Key Sr. were combining forces to create CSTMG. “We are looking forward to having Jeffrey as our primary driver for 2017” commented team owner Joe Falk. “We believe he brings a lot of potential to our team. I have had success working with young drivers in the past and we think this is a good fit for growth for Jeffrey and the team. I am very proud that Austin Dillon, Ty Dillon ,and now Jeffrey Earnhardt will all have had their first Daytona 500 start with Circle Sport.”

Joining Earnhardt atop the pit box will be veteran crew chief, Pat Tryson. “I’m just looking forward to getting started. I think we can take a leap in points this season and have a year of growth for the team and Jeffrey. This is a long term plan and I’m glad to be part of the team.”

The 2017 Daytona 500 will be the first for new series sponsor Monster Energy and the launch of NASCAR’s new set of stage style racing. The excitement begins with the Duels on February 23rd followed by the Daytona 500 on February 26th at 2pm televised on FOX.

Fourth generation Earnhardt, Jeffrey Earnhardt to appear at PPB Motorsports 2017; Richard Petty, Kevin Olson and Jeff Hammond all part of the line-up

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Rising NASCAR star Jeffrey Earnhardt will be part of the excitement at the Pioneer Pole Buildings Motorsports 2017 Fueled by Sunoco Racing Fuels and Distributed by Insinger Performance Race Car TradeShow. Earnhardt will be signing autographs and meeting with the fans on Saturday, January 21 from 4-5:30pm.

Earnhardt, grandson of the late NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt Sr., will be making his first appearance at the 32nd edition of the hugely popular show. He will join seven time NASCAR Cup champion Richard Petty, FOX-TV’s Jeff Hammond and Hall of Fame Midget racer Kevin Olson as they meet with fans, sign autographs and do interviews.

Jeffrey raced a limited schedule of Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series events in 2016 and has raced in 25 races since he kicked off his Cup career at Richmond International Raceway in 2015. He is expected to announce his plans for NASCAR Cup Series in the very near future.

The nephew of Dale Earnhardt Jr. also has been a competitor in mixed martial arts competition.

The 27-year-old racer will be appearing on Saturday from 4-5:30pm as will “The King” Richard Petty from 1-3pm.

Show attendees will have the opportunity meet these major names in the sport along with many racers and personalities from local and regional racing.

Drawing a lot of attention is the Dorney Park and Syracuse ‘Moody Mile’ Reunions set to run throughout the three days.

More than 250 race cars will be on display including two that were driven by Richard Petty and a pair of race cars driven by the late NASCAR racer Ron Bouchard. The Ford powered Monster Energy NASCAR Cup car to be driven by Danica Patrick will be there along with the Haas Automotion Formula One entry giving attendees a chance for a close look.

There will be free autograph opportunities throughout the three days of the show with many tracks and racing series having some of their top racers on hand to meet fans. Many 2017 racing schedules will be released at the show.

Hardcore vendors offering, in many cases, what is new for racers. And fans will be able to seek out some bargains from collectible vendors.

The always popular Ms. Motorsports Contest will again be part of the Saturday activities.

There is still limited exhibit space available. Information is available from Danny Sammons at 609.888.3618 or danny@aarn.com.

Show hours, ticket info and more is available at www.aarn.com and click on the Motorsports link.

Jeffrey Earnhardt Final Race of Rookie Season Returns to BK Racing #83 Starter Toyota Camry

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HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (November 17, 2016) – BK Racing announced that Jeffrey Earnhardt will return to drive the No. 83 Starter Toyota Camry at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Earnhardt will be one of three BK Racing cars on track for the Ford EcoBoost 400 as he joins teammates David Ragan and Matt DiBenedetto for the Sprint Cup season finale.

“This week I’m jumping back in the No. 83 Starter Toyota Camry with BK Racing and I couldn’t be more excited to have this opportunity for the last race of the season,” said Earnhardt. “Doug (Richert) is back as my crew chief and the team at BK Racing has me fired up to see how well we can do to wrap up the 2016 season. I enjoyed my last two races with BK and going to Homestead should be a lot of fun.” (more…)