Man in Earnhardt-inspired car arrested after leading police on chase
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A 43-year-old man was arrested in Arkansas after leading police on a six-mile chase in a Ford Mustang with a No. 3 painted on the door, much like the famous car driven by the late Dale Earnhardt.

According to Monticello Live, James Ratliff fled as a deputy was attempting to stop the vehicle for having no tags. Ratliff has been charged with fleeing and possession of methamphetamine.

(Photo courtesy: Monticello Live)

The story caught the attention of Dale Earnhardt Jr., who had this humorous response:

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