What do Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and Pink have in common…?
No, not Pink the pop-rock singer…
First, Dale, Jr…. Talladega apparently gave him a knock on the noggin that multipled an earlier condition that he had managed to keep in the garage. It seems he had a good wall hit during a tire test at Kansas back in August. However, he kept any ill effects under wraps and drove through it and into the “Chase”.
Then Talladega happened. The white flag spin and scramble. Stewart went for an upside-down ride but Dale, Jr. took another hit. He manage to avoid the speedway medical center as his car was mobile and he drove off the track with teammate Johnson in the window seat. Nobody gave it a second thought… (more…)