Do these stats surprise you about Dale Earnhardt Jr?

From bad run, to bad run.. I found this quite surprising myself. It just reminds us that when you're down, you're down! I never knew Jr's stats were this good truthfully... 18 Wins for Dale Earnhardt Jr. in his career, fifth from 2000 to present. Jimmie Johnson (43), Jeff Gordon (33), Tony Stewart... show more From bad run, to bad run.. I found this quite surprising myself. It just reminds us that when you're down, you're down! I never knew Jr's stats were this good truthfully...

18 Wins for Dale Earnhardt Jr. in his career, fifth from 2000 to present. Jimmie Johnson (43), Jeff Gordon (33), Tony Stewart (33), and Kurt Busch (19) rank higher.

87 Number of top-fives for Dale Earnhardt Jr. in his career, fifth from 2000 to present. Jeff Gordon (139), Tony Stewart (130), Jimmie Johnson (110), and Matt Kenseth (91) rank higher.

140 Number of top-10s for Dale Earnhardt Jr. in his career, sixth from 2000 to present. Jeff Gordon (207), Tony Stewart (204), Jimmie Johnson (170), Matt Kenseth (168), and Mark Martin (149) rank higher.

6,473 Number of laps led for Dale Earnhardt Jr. in his career, fourth from 2000 to present. Jeff Gordon (10,198), Tony Stewart (9,282) and Jimmie Johnson (8,438) rank higher.

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Update: Makes me wonder what will happen once they find the right scenario for JR @ HMS. He can be a handful if he gets his sh*t together (on and off the track)
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