Crew chief Todd Parrott suspended by NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Todd Parrott, a longtime crew chief on the Sprint Cup circuit, was suspended Thursday for violating NASCAR's substance abuse policy.
Dale Jarrett selected for NASCAR Hall of Fame.

Dale Jarrett selected for NASCAR Hall of Fame.

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 22 (UPI) -- Former Sprint Cup series champion Dale Jarrett and engine builder Maurice Petty were among those selected Wednesday for induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

Kyle Busch wins all-star pole

CONCORD, N.C., May 16 (UPI) -- Kyle Busch won the pole Friday for Saturday night's running of the Sprint All-Star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Jarrett ready for final Sprint Cup race

CONCORD, N.C., May 15 (UPI) -- Veteran driver Dale Jarrett makes his final NASCAR appearance Saturday night at the Sprint Cup Showdown in Concord, N.C.

Jarrett set for his final NASCAR races

BRISTOL, Tenn., March 14 (UPI) -- Veteran NASCAR diver Dale Jarrett runs the next-to-last points race in his career Sunday at the Food City 500 at the Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway.

Jarrett prepares for final Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Veteran NASCAR driver Dale Jarrett competes in the Daytona 500 Sunday for the final time in his career.

Johnson captures Daytona 500 pole

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Two-time defending points champion Jimmie Johnson Sunday claimed the pole position for next week's 50th running of the Daytona 500 at Daytona Beach.

Title contenders struggle in qualifying

HAMPTON, Ga., Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Greg Biffle won the pole Friday for Sunday's Pep Boys Auto 500 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway, but drivers battling for the championship struggled.

Robert Yates to retire from NASCAR

RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 8 (UPI) -- Yates Racing team President Robert Yates will retire at the end of the 2007 NASCAR Nextel Cup season, handing over ownership to his son, Doug.

Gordon, Stewart head qualifiers at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Jeff Gordon and Tony Stewart won Thursday's 60-lap Gatorade Duel runs at Daytona to qualify for Sunday's Daytona 500.

Stewart wins Shootout at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Tony Stewart won the $1,153,518 Budweiser Shootout Saturday night at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla.

Stewart wins the Banquet 400

KANSAS CITY, Kan., Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Tony Stewart was out of fuel late in the race, but was able to take the checkered flag at the Banquet 400 Nextel Cup auto race in Kansas City, Kan.

Jimmie Johnson wins at the Brickyard

INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Jimmie Johnson won Sunday's Brickyard 400 Nextel Cup auto race at Indianapolis.

Boris Said earns Pepsi 400 pole position

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., June 30 (UPI) -- Boris Said Friday captured the pole position for Saturday night's Pepsi 400 at the Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway.

Jarrett, Yates penalized by Nextel Cup

DAYTONA, Fla., May 10 (UPI) -- The Nextel Cup racing team of Robert Yates has been penalized for violations during last Saturday's Crown Royal 400 race at Richmond, Va.
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Dale Jarrett
DAY2001021605 - 16 FEBRUARY 2001 - DAYTONA, FLORIDA, USA: Dale Jarrett celebrates his victory in the IROC Series opening race, at Daytona International Speedway February 16th 2001. rw/mb/Michael Bush UPI

1999 Winston Cup Champion

Dale Arnold Jarrett (born November 26, 1956 in Newton, North Carolina) is a former American race car driver. He is the 1999 NASCAR Winston Cup Champion and the son of two-time NASCAR Grand National Champion Ned Jarrett. He is the younger brother of Glenn Jarrett, a former NASCAR driver himself and pit commentator. He is also the father of former Busch Series racer Jason Jarrett. Upon graduation from Newton-Conover High School in 1975, he was offered a full golf scholarship from the University of South Carolina, which he declined. He is a cousin of Todd Jarrett, the 1996 International Practical Shooting Confederation World Shoot Champion. Beginning in 2007, Jarrett joined the ESPN/ABC broadcasting team as an announcer in select Busch Series (now Nationwide Series) races.Broadcaster Schedule In 2008, after retiring from driving in racing events following the 2008 Food City 500, Jarrett joined ESPN permanently as the lead racing analyst replacing Rusty Wallace.

Jarrett began racing in 1977 at Hickory Motor Speedway, a track his father owned and operated. In his first race, he started in last place but finished in the ninth position. He competed in the Limited Sportsman Division at Hickory, before moving up to the NASCAR Busch Series.

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