Stock car racing driver Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s house in Mooresville, NC is located on 200 acres, with features reflecting his passion for the sport of racing, including a dirt go-kart track.
Scattered throughout the property are more than 30 race cars, many from JR Motorsports, his 66,000-square-foot race shop in Mooresville.
Another key component setting what is affectionately known as "Dirty Mo Acres" apart from other residences, is the replica western town on the property, built with wood from Cannon Mills, an old mill in Kannapolis, N.C., the hometown of his father - famed No. 3 driver Dale Earnhardt, who died racing at the 2001 Daytona 500.
The replica town, which includes a jail, barber shop, hotel and saloon, shares its name with Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s bar in Charlotte, N.C. - Whisky River - and is used by Earnhardt's production company Hammerhead Entertainment.
With his salary and winnings at $14.9 million and endorsements of $11 million as of 2014, Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s net worth is estimated at more than $300 million.
Known as the "Pied Piper" of Daytona, he won the Daytona 500 twice - 10 years apart in 2004 and 2014. He also won the race's Most Popular Driver award from 2003 to 2013.
He currently drives the No. 88 Chevrolet SS for Hendrick Motorsports in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. He also drives the No. 88 Chevrolet Camaro for his own team - JR Motorsports in selected NASCAR Nationwide series events.
Earnhardt Jr.'s house also features a pool, a golf course and vintage 1960s Union 76 gas station.
Sources: Nascar.com, usatoday.com, wikipedia.com, forbes.com, celebritynetworth.com
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
By tlp333 @ 2007-11-27 00:10:43