The Iconic 3 Will Be Back In NASCAR Starting Next Year

The legendary Dale Earnhardt made the number 3 famous in NASCAR. When Earnhardt died in 2001, the 3 basically died with him. But it was never retired, and next year it returns to the Sprint Cup Series with Austin Dillon at the wheel. » 12/11/13 12:25pm 12/11/13 12:25pm

The Famous Number 3 Will Almost Definitely Be In NASCAR Again Next Year

Dale Earnhardt, Sr.'s death at the Daytona 500 in 2001 marked the last time the iconic number 3 appeared on a race car at NASCAR's top level. Next year, Austin Dillon will be moving up to Sprint Cup, and the number 3 will almost definitely come with him. » 8/21/13 4:40pm 8/21/13 4:40pm