According to ESPN.com's Bob Pockrass, Childress Vineyards is owned by NASCAR team owner Richard Childress, who was the car owner for Junior's father, Dale Earnhardt, for many years.On Sunday, Amy Earnhardt nee Reimann tweeted a photo of herself and her husband: While the focus was on the Earnhardts, some of the biggest names in NASCAR attended the wedding as guests.26 on FOX) after missing the final 18 races of the 2016 season due to a concussion.It was a big time had by many in the NASCAR community, as Danica Patrick, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Denny Hamlin and Martin Truex Jr.I've never been married before and I'm excited to be marrying Amy." Earnhardt, 42, and Reimann became engaged last year during a trip to Germany.He said he is looking forward to being involved in all the planning for the upcoming event. "I'm so excited, so thrilled to be a part of it and I look forward to our future." The winner of 26 NASCAR premier series races, including a pair of Daytona 500 titles, Earnhardt was sidelined for the final 18 races of the 2016 season after suffering concussion-like symptoms following crashes in two races this past summer.LAS VEGAS -- Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s offseason plans include a test to confirm the Hendrick Motorsports driver is fit and ready to return to competition.Wedding bells will be a part of the brief break as well.
Earnhardt will make his return to NASCAR competition in the Daytona 500 (Feb.
@Dale Jr." The wedding took place in North Carolina at Childress Vineyards, owned by NASCAR race team owner Richard Childress.
Drivers Danica Patrick, Kyle Busch, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Denny Hamlin and Martin Truex Jr. Patrick posted on Instagram that she caught the bouquet.
It was at Champion's Week in Las Vegas where Junior and his now wife confirmed the date. 88 Chevrolet after experiencing concussion-like symptoms. He would not drive again for the rest of the year, but previously announced -- also earlier this month -- that he has been cleared for 2017. shared updates of his recovery on social media, and credited Amy with helping fuel his desire to get back in the car.
"I'm really excited and have enjoyed going through the process," Earnhardt Jr. "I've never been married before and I'm excited to be marrying Amy." The wedding was the capstone of what previously had been a tough year for the two-time Daytona 500 winner.
popping the question in June 2015 while on vacation in Germany.