Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s winless streak tallies close second in media poll
Mike Houston hired as pit crew coach
Brad Keselowski and team owner Roger Penske were the men of the hour at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series final night of celebration in Las Vegas, Nevada. Special award winners included Jimmie Johnson and Tony Stewart.
At Champion’s Week in Las Vegas, “Junior” tied Bill Elliott with ten consecutive wins; but he did not touch the overall total that “Wild Bill” has accumulated.
Gordon beat out fellow finalist and NASCAR team owner Richard Childress for the 2012 honor.