Dale Earnhardt Jr. - 2006

Bio

Birthdate: Oct 10, 1974
Hometown: Kannapolis, North Carolina
Team: Dale Earnhardt Inc
Sponsor: Budweiser
Owner: Teresa Earnhardt
Car: Chevrolet
Car No.: 8
Crew Chief: Tony Eury Sr.

2006 Statistics

Driver Points 6328 Driver Points Rank 5
Races Won 1 Points per NASCAR Race 128.9
Races Won % 2.8% NASCAR Won % 2.8%
Average Start 19.2 Average Finish 13.5
Driver Races Run 36 Points per Driver Race Run 128.9
NASCAR Races Run 36 Percentage NASCAR Races Run 100%
Top 5 Finishes 10 Races Top 5 % 27.8%
Top 10 Finishes 17 Races Top 10 % 47.2%
NASCAR Top 5 % 27.8% NASCAR Top 10 % 47.2%
Avg Start-to-Finishes +5.7 Best Start Position 4
Driver Laps Run 10358 Driver Races Laps 10660
Percentage Races Laps Run 97.2% Percentage Races Finished Laps Run 99.9%
NASCAR Races Laps 10660 Percentage NASCAR Laps Run 97.2%
Did Not Finish 3 Did Not Finish % 8.3%

* indicates exhibition race
2006 Race by Race for Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Date Event Name Finish Start Laps
Run
Race
Laps
Finish
Status
Pts/Bon
Earned
Winnings Odds
02/12/06 Budweiser Shootout * 2 19 72 72 Running 0/0 $113,377 5-2
02/16/06 Gatorade Duel 1 * 3 20 64 64 Running 0/0 $31,783 3-1
02/19/06 Daytona 500 8 7 203 203 Running 152/10 $377,694 4-1
02/26/06 Auto Club 500 11 18 251 251 Running 135/5 $132,366 15-1
03/12/06 UAW-DaimlerChrysler 400 27 42 270 270 Running 82/0 $118,916 18-1
03/20/06 Golden Corral 500 3 26 325 325 Running 165/0 $138,841 15-1
03/26/06 Food City 500 11 19 500 500 Running 130/0 $124,516 8-1
04/02/06 DIRECTV 500 4 29 500 500 Running 160/0 $133,416 15-1
04/09/06 Samsung/Radio Shack 500 12 15 334 334 Running 127/0 $154,816 6-1
04/22/06 Subway Fresh 500 23 11 310 312 Running 94/0 $102,291 10-1
05/01/06 Aaron's 499 31 27 151 188 Engine 75/5 $112,166 14-5
05/06/06 Crown Royal 400 1 10 400 400 Running 185/5 $239,166 10-1
05/13/06 Dodge Charger 500 5 22 367 367 Running 155/0 $152,916 25-1
05/20/06 Nextel All-Star Challenge * 9 17 89 89 Running 0/0 $92,857 7-2
05/28/06 Coca-Cola 600 11 34 400 400 Running 130/0 $140,071 15-1
06/04/06 Neighborhood Excellence 400 presented by Bank of America 10 11 400 400 Running 139/5 $130,241 20-1
06/11/06 Pocono 500 14 11 200 200 Running 121/0 $104,966 15-1
06/18/06 3M Performance 400 3 6 129 129 Running 170/5 $146,991 15-1
06/25/06 Dodge/Save Mart 350 26 26 110 110 Running 85/0 $107,916 6-1
07/01/06 Pepsi 400 13 35 160 160 Running 129/5 $134,716 5-1
07/09/06 USG Sheetrock 400 5 25 270 270 Running 160/5 $164,591 13-1
07/16/06 Lenox Industrial Tools 300 43 25 134 308 Engine 34/0 $102,130 13-2
07/23/06 Pennsylvania 500 43 26 115 200 Accident 34/0 $95,088 6-1
08/06/06 Allstate 400 at the Brickyard 6 31 160 160 Running 150/0 $230,516 15-1
08/13/06 Sirius Satellite Radio at the Glen 18 11 90 90 Running 114/5 $99,966 12-1
08/20/06 GFS Marketplace 400 6 17 200 200 Running 155/5 $137,116 10-1
08/26/06 Sharpie 500 3 40 500 500 Running 170/5 $199,591 20-1
09/03/06 Sony HD 500 2 6 250 250 Running 175/5 $206,266 12-1
09/09/06 Chevy Rock & Roll 400 17 33 399 400 Running 112/0 $104,666 7-1
09/17/06 Sylvania 300 13 13 300 300 Running 124/0 $115,716 15-1
09/24/06 Dover 400 21 13 397 400 Running 100/0 $105,166 10-1
10/01/06 Banquet 400 10 12 267 267 Running 139/5 $135,741 10-1
10/08/06 UAW-Ford 500 23 33 188 188 Running 104/10 $115,866 4-1
10/14/06 Bank of America 500 4 16 334 334 Running 165/5 $154,916 10-1
10/22/06 Subway 500 22 7 500 500 Running 97/0 $104,591 8-1
10/29/06 Bass Pro Shops MBNA 500 3 6 325 325 Running 170/5 $215,991 8-1
11/05/06 Dickies 500 6 10 339 339 Running 155/5 $187,141 8-1
11/12/06 Checker Auto Parts 500 9 4 312 312 Running 138/0 $88,050 5-1
11/19/06 Ford 400 19 14 268 268 Running 111/5 $113,216 8-1