Panini America’s new 2018 Prime NASCAR Racing arrived in hobby shops across North America today packing a bevy of some of the most spectacular prime-patch cards ever created. But it’s one obscure autographed card that’s likely to garner the most headlines. It’s a Dual Signatures card that’s supposed to include autographs from NASCAR legends Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Danica Patrick. But a funny thing happened on the way to that card being signed by both superstars: Patrick, who signed her portion of the cards prior to Earnhardt Jr. receiving them, overlooked card #6/10 — an omission not missed by Junior.
So the affable Dale Jr. did what he does so well: He had a little fun by signing his autograph and then using Danica’s space to playfully call her out: “She missed one,” he scribbled, followed by a simple “JR” inscription. In the process, Junior turned an innocent oversight into a one-of-a-kind keepsake that could very well be one of the most desirable cards in the product. So if you’re lucky enough to pull that card, well, now you know what happened.
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