Less then 24 hours ago he snapped a 55-race winless drought and won the Daytona 500 for the second time in his career. And now he's headed to Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the March 6-9 NASCAR Weekend.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will pull double duty on NASCAR Weekend and will compete in the Boyd Gaming 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race on Saturday, March 8. On Sunday, March 9, he'll strap into his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chevrolet to race in the KOBALT 400.

Earnhardt Jr. is entered in the Boyd Gaming 300 in a self-owned Chevrolet (JR Motorsports) and will drive for team owner Rick Hendrick in the KOBALT 400.

NASCAR Weekend racing at LVMS begins on Thursday, March 6, with a free test day for the Sprint Cup teams. Stratosphere Pole Day follows on Friday, March 7. The NASCAR Nationwide Series takes center stage on Saturday, March 8 with the annual Boyd Gaming 300 at 1:15 p.m. The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series KOBALT 400 is scheduled to start at noon on Sunday, March 9.
Tickets for LVMS's NASCAR Weekend are on sale at www.lvms.com or by calling (800) 644-4444.

Neon Garage tickets, Lucky 7 preferred parking and driver introduction passes also are available.

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