Dillon: I’d be honored to drive Earnhardt car
Published 07/06/2012, The Jamestown Sun
Austin Dillon said Thursday he'd be honored to drive the late Dale Earnhardt's iconic No. 3 in the Sprint Cup Series. Dillon is the grandson of Richard Childress, who owns the rights to the number and uses it for Dillon in the Nationwide Series. Dale Earnhardt Jr. has also used the number before in the Nationwide Series, but the No. 3 has not been in a Cup race since Earnhardt's 2001 death.Word count: 256
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