Who will replace retiring Dale Earnhardt Jr. for Hendrick Motorsports in 2018?

Jonathan Ferrey—Getty Images via NASCAR MediaWilliam Byronstands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR XFINITY Series DC Solar 200 at Phoenix International Raceway on March 17

Dale Earnhardt Jr. announced on Monday that he would officially retire from NASCAR following the 2017 season. That news shocked the NASCAR world, but left questions about who would replace the 14-time Most Popular Driver next season.Maybe “replace” i…READ MORE