Dale Earnhardt Jr. may root for the Washington Redskins, but this June at Pocono Raceway, he'll pilot a Philadelphia Eagles paint scheme.
Wednesday morning, Axalta unveiled the special look for Earnhardt's #88 Chevrolet SS. Most importantly, the scheme will prominently display the Axalta All-Pro Teachers logo.
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"Having terrific partners really helps to make programs like the Axalta All-Pro Teachers reach a larger community," said Axalta Chairman and CEO Charlie Shaver. "The exposure that the Axalta All-Pro Teachers program will receive at the Pocono 400, thanks to Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s popular No. 88 car, will showcase the campaign to a national audience. We thank the Philadelphia Eagles, Dale Jr., and Hendrick Motorsports for their dedicated support of such a worthwhile program."
The scheme is designed to increase awareness of the program in the greater Philadelphia area as well as point to the importance of STEM education nationally.
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