Earnhardt Jr. will compete in August race at Darlington Raceway

Earnhardt Jr. will compete in August race at Darlington Raceway

DARLINGTON, SC (WMBF) - The son of the ‘Intimidator’ will return to the race track sooner than some thought.

Dale Ernhardt Jr. announced on Twitter Friday he will compete in the NASCAR Xfinity Series Sport Clips Haircut VFW 200 on August 31, 2019.

The 43-year-old driver retired from NASCAR at the end of the 2017 season. Earnhardt Jr. now serves as a broadcaster for NBC Sports. His crew will carry the Bojangles Southern 500 on September 1.

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