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Kerry Earnhardt

Stock Car Racing Driver
Male
Born Dec 8, 1969

Kerry Dale Earnhardt is a former NASCAR driver and the eldest son of seven-time NASCAR Winston Cup champion Ralph Dale Earnhardt, Sr.. He is the half-brother of NASCAR Sprint Cup star Ralph Dale Earnhardt, Jr. He is also the older half-brother of Kelly Earnhardt and Taylor Nicole Earnhardt. He is also the oldest stepson of Teresa Earnhardt. He is employed by Dale Earnhardt, Inc. as a consultant, specializing in driver development.… Read More

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  • Bobby Dale Earnhardt Busted For Dui
    Huffington Post Sports - Aug 13, 2013
  • Casey Roderick To Make Nascar K&N Pro Series Debut With Spraker Racing Paddock Talk
    Google News - Sep 02, 2011
  • Trucks: Jeffrey Earnhardt To Run Grand Am, Use No. 15 Spee Dtv.Com
    Google News - Sep 01, 2011
  • Trevor Bayne Knows There's A 'big Learning Curve' G Knoxville News Sentinel
    Google News - Aug 25, 2011

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1969 Birth Born on December 8, 1969.

TWENTIES

1992 22 Years Old 1 More Event
Kerry had driven race cars in the early 1990s, he entered the racing world as a competitor in 1992 racing street stocks. … Read More
1994 24 Years Old He won a pole and recorded 8 top 5s and 40 top 10s as well as 1994 Rookie of the Year Honors at his local track, Hickory Motor Speedway in the NASCAR Dodge Weekly Racing Series.
1998 28 Years Old Kerry's First NASCAR start came in the Busch Series at Myrtle Beach in 1998. … Read More
1999 29 Years Old He and wife RenĂ© married in 1999, and have a daughter, Kayla. … Read More

THIRTIES

2000 30 Years Old 1 More Event
Kerry Raced in The ARCA series in 2000, and 2001. … Read More
2001 31 Years Old In 2001, the same year his father was killed at Daytona, Earnhardt was involved in a crash in an ARCA race at Charlotte which killed his good friend Blaise Alexander.
2002 32 Years Old His 2002 run for FitzBradshaw Racing in the Busch Series was one of only two full season in any of NASCAR's Big 3 series (Cup, Busch/Nationwide, and Truck), and he finished 22nd in the points. … Read More
2003 33 Years Old In the 2003 Winston Cup season, Kerry Earnhardt drove the #83 Hot Tamales Chevrolet for FitzBradshaw, but failed to qualify for every race he attempted.
2004 34 Years Old 1 More Event
2004 Kerry made 8 starts in the West Series, scoring 2 Top-5's, and 5 Top-10's.
2005 35 Years Old 1 More Event
His highest finish was a 17th place run at Talladega in the 2005 Aaron's 499.
2007 37 Years Old In December 2007, he announced, in a year-end letter to his fans on his website, kerryearnhardtonline.com, that he had retired as a competitive driver. … Read More

FORTIES

2010 40 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2010, Richard Childress announced that Kerry Earnhardt will drive the #3 car originally driven by his father when he won the Brickyard 400 at a festival.
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