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Earnhardt Jr. Take Victory in Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. raced to his first NASCAR victory since 2007, driving to Victory Lane at Daytona International Speedway last night.

Earnhardt held off Joey Logano over a two-lap sprint to the finish to win his first Nationwide race since Michigan in 2006.

It was Earnhardt's first victory in any NASCAR race since a Sprint Cup Series win at Michigan in 2007.
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