The marriage came after a short engagement that the couple decided to keep private in an effort to avoid distractions on the track.The two exchanged their vows in small ceremony that included family and close friends.Danica Patrick, driver of the #10 Nature's Bakery Chevrolet, races Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 Nationwide Chevrolet, during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series DAYTONA 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 21, 2016 in Daytona Beach, Florida. married longtime girlfriend Amy Reimann on Saturday night on New Year's Eve in front of family and friends, including many fellow NASCAR drivers. #honeymooners," the 42-year-old Earnhardt tweeted early Sunday morning.
@Dale Jr." The wedding took place in North Carolina at Childress Vineyards, owned by NASCAR race team owner Richard Childress. Looking forward to the rest of our lives @Amy_Reimann.Earnhardt and Reimann had dated since 2009 and got engaged in June 2015 while on vacation in Germany.Earnhardt proposed to her on a European vacation in 2015 at a German church Earnhardt’s ancestors had attended 300 years ago.Both Earnhardt and Reimann were mostly quiet on social media on the day of their wedding, though Earnhardt did tweet: “Thanks for the well wishes and kind comments.Formerly married to her physical therapist, Paul Edward Hospenthal, they were divorced seven years later and Patrick has been since romantically linked to fellow Sprint Cup Rookie of the Year candidate Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.