SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — The next generation Earnhardt is taking a big step in racing this summer.
Karsyn Elledge on Saturday unveiled her No. 3 mini outlaw sprint kart at Sonoma Raceway. The 12-year-old niece of Dale Earnhardt Jr. will spend the summer traveling the West coast with her father to compete in the Mini Outlaw Series.
Jimmy Elledge will take his daughter to 12 races this summer to give her a step up in competition. Karsyn has adapted quickly racing at home in North Carolina and landed Nickelodeon as sponsor for the car she unveiled Saturday.