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Brandon Jones to Honor Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s 2018 Hellmann’s Ride for NASCAR’s Official Throwback Weekend

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NASCAR fans are in for a treat during the Official Throwback Weekend at Darlington Raceway. JR Motorsports driver Brandon Jones will pay homage to a racing legend by turning back the clock to Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s 2018 Hellmann’s ride. Let’s dive into the details of this exciting throwback tribute.

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Dale Earnhardt Jr., a NASCAR legend, couldn’t stay away from the driver’s seat even after retiring from full-time competition in 2017. In the 2018 NASCAR Xfinity Series season, Dale Jr. made a memorable return to competition at Richmond Raceway. He piloted a yellow, blue, and white-themed Chevrolet, starting on the outside pole and finishing an impressive fourth. His passion for success remained undiminished, proving that time away from racing couldn’t dampen his spirit.

Alex Bowman Honors Dale Earnhardt Jr’s former teammate with Throwback Paint Scheme

Dale Earnhardt Jr

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As the NASCAR Cup Series gears up for the Official Throwback Weekend at Darlington Raceway, fans are in for a nostalgic treat. Alex Bowman, driver of the No. 48 Chevrolet Camaro for Hendrick Motorsports, will race with a special paint scheme that pays homage to his former teammate, the legendary Jimmie Johnson.

Jimmie Johnson, a seven-time Cup Series champion, left an indelible mark on the sport. His dominance on the track and sportsmanship off it made him a fan favorite. Now, as Alex Bowman steps into Johnson’s shoes, he carries the torch with a throwback to Johnson’s iconic Lowe’s paint scheme. The design captures the essence of Johnson’s former car, giving fans a glimpse of what it would have looked like on the NextGen car.

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I'm Moin Akhunji, a passionate sports writer renowned for my unique storytelling approach. My expertise spans across various sports, notably NASCAR, F1, and IndyCar. I hold a profound admiration for athletes like Chase Elliott and Dale Earnhardt Jr. When I'm not crafting articles, you'll likely find me trekking in the hills, indulging in my favorite hobby.
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