Dale Earnhardt Jr. announces he will retire from NASCAR after 2017

Michael Thomas Shroyer—USA Today SportsNASCAR Cup Series driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. (88) signs autographs prior to practice for the STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will retire from NASCAR after 2017, concluding an 18-year career. Hendrick Motorsports, the team Earnhardt, 42, has spent the last 10 seasons with, made the news official on Tuesday morning with a press release.During his career, E…READ MORE