It’s a girl! Dale Earnhardt Jr., wife Amy welcome baby girl

MOORESVILLE, N.C. — After years of racing, Dale Earnhardt Jr. has a new line of work — fatherhood.

Earnhardt’s wife, Amy, tweeted Tuesday morning that she has given birth to the couple’s first child, a little girl named Isla Rose Earnhardt.

“It feels like a dream,” she wrote. “The best dream ever.”

Earnhardt said during a recent interview with NASCAR.com that he’s ready to be a father.

“I just can’t wait till she gets here, I can’t wait to meet her,” he said.