Press Release: Hendrick Automotive Group
NASCAR's 10-time most popular driver and 2004 Daytona 500 champion Dale Earnhardt Jr. will host "Dale Jr. Day" on March 12 at Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet and Dale Earnhardt Buick GMC Cadillac, his two automotive dealerships in Tallahassee, Fla., in partnership with Hendrick Automotive Group.
Mr. Earnhardt will hold a private event with 400 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet and Dale Earnhardt Jr. Buick GMC Cadillac customers and contest winners to personally thank them for supporting the new dealerships.
Mr. Earnhardt will also meet with the two grand-prize winners of the "Dale Jr. Day Art Contest." Students in all eight Leon County Middle Schools were asked to create and submit their artwork that must include the Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet or Dale Earnhardt Jr. Buick GMC Cadillac logos, in addition to the National Guard logo that adorns Earnhardt's No. 88 Sprint Cup car.
The "Dale Jr. Day Art Contest" winner and their teacher will each receive an iPad mini. The winning school will also receive a $500 check from Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet and Dale Earnhardt Jr. Buick GMC Cadillac. The winning artwork will be signed by Dale Earnhardt Jr. and displayed at JR Motorsports and Hendrick Automotive Group offices.