SportsCentury Greatest Athletes: Dale Earnhardt
ESPN SportsCentury series continues its Emmy Award winning reputation for excellence with an in depth profile of NASCAR icon Dale Earnhardt Dr. know as The Intimidator. Earnhardt was a determined and aggressive competitor who displayed no hear on or off the racetrack. His daredevil style helped him win 76 checkered flags, including the Winston Cup championship seven times. But in 2001, three years after driving to victory at Daytona 500, Earnhardt was killed in the final lap of that same race in a tragic accident that rocked the racing community. Now, for the first time on DVD, this compelling documentary puts you into the passenger's seat for a revealing look at the driver whose legacy continues to extend far beyond the track.