Dale Earnhardt Jr. to make debut as NASCAR America analyst

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On the heels of being a contributor to the Super Bowl and Winter Olypics for NBC Sports Group, Dale Earnhardt Jr. will begin working as an analyst on NASCAR America next week.

The 15-time most popular driver will be on the Monday, March 12 show, which begins at 6 p.m. ET on NBCSN. He will be reunited with Steve Letarte, his former NASCAR crew chief, to provide a breakdown of Sunday’s race at ISM Raceway in the Phoenix, Arizona, area. Earnhardt also will be on Tuesday’s show, which is on at 5 p.m. ET.

NASCAR America will be hosted next week by Leigh Diffey from Stamford, Connecticut. Analysts Jeff Burton, Dale Jarrett and Kyle Petty also will be appearing from NBC Sports Charlotte in Charlotte, North Carolina, and Burton’s Garage in Huntersville, North Carolina.