The late Earnhardt died in a last-lap crash at the 2001 Daytona 500. (He also struggled with concussions and recurring symptoms in his final two seasons.) Earnhardt and his wife began dating in 2009 and were engaged in 2015.
and his wife, Amy, announced via Twitter on Tuesday the birth of their daughter, Isla Rose Earnhardt. Earnhardt had previously told the Observer that he hoped his daughter would be born on April 29, so she would share a birthday with Earnhardt's late father, Dale Sr. Between the time he announced his retirement last April and November, he reiterated on multiple occasions that his desire to start a family was a key factor in his choice to retire.
18, 2001, at age 49, but poignantly shows how it made Earnhardt Jr.’s victory in the Daytona 500 three years later that much more meaningful.
The spot concludes with the message: “Through all the twists and turns, you kept your foot on the gas.
This Bud’s for you, Junior.”“Budweiser will always have a special place in my heart. that the Bud car became synonymous with Nascar,” Marques told Adweek.
They took a chance on me early on, sponsored my first Cup ride, and paved the way to many great opportunities I wouldn’t have had otherwise,” Earnhardt said in a statement. “We’re raising a cold Bud for a driver who transcended his sport, inspired millions and whose wins on the track are only surpassed by his character off it.”A 30-second version of the ad will make its broadcast debut this Sunday, Nov.
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