|Junior is 8/1 to win at Fontana Sunday|
Hometown Kannapolis, North Carolina
Resides Mooresville, North Carolina
AT FONTANA: Dale Earnhardt Jr. recorded a career-best runner-up finish at the two-mile California racetrack in September 2006 and again in March 2013.
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INTERMEDIATE TRACK STATS: In 265 Cup starts on intermediate (one- to two-mile) tracks, Earnhardt has recorded six wins, eight pole positions, 55 top-five finishes and 111 top-10s. He has a 16th-place average starting position and an average finishing position of 16.1 on thse racetracks.
CHASSIS INFO: Crew chief Greg Ives will unload Hendrick Motorsports Chassis No. 88-924 for this weekend's 400-mile event. It is a brand new chassis that has not been raced.