Dale Earnhardt Jr was fired from his dad’s dealership – Sending him on a path to race cars
Had Dale Earnhardt Jr not been fired from Earnhardt Chevrolet, he might not be in the field at all today at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Watch the video below.
“Long story short… I got fired,” Dale Earnhardt Jr tells the story on Trackside Live.
“I was working at the dealership,” Dale Earnhardt Sr owned a dealership in North Carolina. “I used to change oil. I was the best oil change mechanic, in North Carolina. By far! You remember the 29 minutes or less oil change? I could do it in 8.”