Norris recalls 2001 Daytona last lap
The White Flag Of The Daytona 500, Feb. 18, 2001
The last lap is a dream scenario for Dale Earnhardt Inc. Two of the team's drivers are running in the top two spots -- Michael Waltrip in front of Dale Earnhardt Jr. And right behind them is Dale Earnhardt Sr., driving for Richard Childress Racing, but directing his DEI racers from the driver's seat.
"The whole time he is coordinating things," said Ty Norris, then DEI's vice president and Junior's spotter that day. "Dale [Sr.] keeps ...
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2011 Daytona 500
The 53rd running of the Daytona 500 is on the horizon, with a new racing surface greeting competitors heading into a new season of hope. It all begins Feb. 20 at Daytona International Speedway.