Dale Earnhardt Jr. didn’t let starting near the rear of the field for Sunday’s race at Texas Motor Speedway slow him down. Earnhardt drove the No. 88 Axalta Chevrolet SS through the pack to earn his first top-five finish of the 2017 season.
An incident with less than 100 laps to go in Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race in Martinsville, Virginia sidelined Dale Earnhardt Jr. and the No. 88 Axalta Chevrolet team after showcasing solid runs throughout the course of the 500-lap event.