His 1998 achievement was replicated in 2000, when he won the Daytona 500 for the third time.In 2001, he won more races, in Darlington, Texas and Martinsville, to clinch the no. However, he suffered a bad crash during a race in Kansas, after his fourth win.Dale Jarrett started his racing career in 1977, where he participated in a Hickory Motor Speedway racing tournament.Jarrett’s first NASCAR competition was in the 1982 NASCAR Budweiser Late Model Sportsman Series, where he completed for Horace Isenhower.As I looked at both of them growing up and having the chance to race against David a few times, just the way they were calculating about what they did – they got themselves to the end of the race and were aggressive when they needed to be – is something I admired.They didn't necessarily lead all the races, but they put themselves in position to win a lot of them.A: It was easy to get caught up in that and not necessarily forget why you were there, but not pay as much attention to it.
I do have a lot of that stuff from when I started in the Cup Series, and some from other drivers. There were people that helped me to save a lot of it and knew it was going to be important to me later on, so I'm thankful I have it now that it's going to come in handy with things like the Hall of Fame.His 2003 season was of average performance, having posted 5 top-10 finishes. Despite starting off well in the 2007 season, his performance during the year ended up being lackluster.His teammate was penalized for using fuel additives, which affected his overall standing as points were deducted from the entire team’s drivers.He has an elder brother - Glenn, and a younger sister - Patty Education Dale attended Newton-Conover High School, where he was a prominent athlete.He participated in football, basketball, baseball and golf.