With multiple wins and a championship, it is only right to bring back the number for Kyle Larson in 2021. The No. 88 will always be Dale Earnhardt Jr’s number. He brought it to Hendrick Motorsports and it is the perfect opportunity to make the change.
Who will be driving the 88 car in 2021?
Outlook: Ives will shift with driver Alex Bowman from the No. 88 to the No. 48 for the 2021 season.
What will happen to the 88 car in 2021?
As a result, there will be no #88 Chevrolet in 2021. There hasn’t not been a #88 car in a Cup Series season since 1993. Bowman replaced Dale Earnhardt Jr. behind the wheel of the #88 Chevrolet after Earnhardt retired following the 2017 season.
Who is driving the 88 car in Nascar?
Jarrett made 380 starts in the NASCAR Cup Series in the No. 88 for Yates Racing, recording 188 top-10 and 129 top-five finishes with 29 victories, including two wins at the Daytona 500.
Does Dale Jr own the 88 car?
8 Chevrolet Monte Carlo for Dale Earnhardt, Inc. (DEI), his father’s team in the NASCAR Cup Series, for much of his early Cup career, he moved to Hendrick Motorsports to drive the No. 88 in 2008. He remained with HMS until his retirement as a full-time driver in 2017.
|Dale Earnhardt Jr.|
|Weight||178.5 lb (81.0 kg)|
Who is the wealthiest Nascar driver?
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. earns the ranking of the most wealthiest NASCAR driver, with an estimated net worth of $300 million.
Who is richest Nascar owner?
Rick Hendrick Net Worth
|Net Worth:||$1 Billion|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Does Jeff Gordon own the 48 car?
Gordon, along with Rick Hendrick, co-owns the No. 48 Chevrolet previously driven by Jimmie Johnson, who won seven Cup championships from 2006 to 2010, 2013, and in 2016. Gordon also has an equity stake in the No. 24 team.
Who is driving the 48 in 2021?
Coming off a career year in his third full season with 13-time NASCAR Cup Series champions Hendrick Motorsports, driver Alex Bowman is ready for even more. In 2021, he will be paired for the fourth year in a row with crew chief Greg Ives, but with a whole new look as the pair move to the iconic No.
Who will replace Jimmie Johnson 2021?
Hendrick Motorsports announced Tuesday that Alex Bowman will replace Jimmie Johnson next season, shifting to the organization’s No. 48 Chevrolet for the NASCAR Cup Series in 2021.
Who drove the number 88 Nascar in 1997?
Ernie Irvan drives the No. 88 Robert Yates Racing Ford during the NAPA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Nov. 12, 1995. Kevin Lepage drives during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Interstate Batteries 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 5, 1997.
Who’s driving for JR Motorsports in 2020?
JRM’s No. 8 team is ready to roll with a trio of veteran drivers behind the wheel in 2020, including Jeb Burton, JRM newcomer Daniel Hemric and team owner Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Why did Dale Jr leave DEI?
Earnhardt Jr. left DEI over a bitter contract dispute that revolved around ownership and control of the team and its declining performance. To protect his own brand and further his career, he had to leave his father’s team — a travesty and deathblow to DEI.
Is Dei still in Nascar?
Did you realize DEI is no longer in Cup racing? Dale Earnhardt Incorporated (DEI) will no longer be associated with a race team in any of the national ranks of NASCAR. Last week, news quietly came forward that Chip Ganassi had dropped the Earnhardt name from his race team’s moniker.