Dillon will join Paul Menard in the No. 27 and Ryan Newman in the No. 31.
It’s the first time Dale Earnhardt Jr. has led the points since September 19, 2004.
By Eric Mauk: Dale Earnhardt Jr. found himself mired in the middle of the pack for most of Sunday's race at Sonoma, and didn’t enjoy the view.
After Thursday on track testing action, Fan Fest will host question and answer sessions with the drivers for the fans.
All eyes on new sixth-generation NASCAR Sprint Cup Series car
The magic moment came last Sunday when Earnhardt Jr. was in the lead on lap 34 in Charlotte.
By: Jonathan Ingram
Dale Earnhardt Jr., No. 88 National Guard Chevrolet SS met with media and discussed the new race car, his anticipations for the Daytona 500 race, tandem racing, his view of the season, concussion impact testing, and more.