Despite the fact that she has given her life to preserving the legacy of her late husband, many fans of NASCAR blame Teresa for the downhill slide of Dale Earnhardt Inc. and his leaving the team, and further disagreements with family members all led to Teresa becoming not one of the adored Earnhardts.Since the tragic death of Dale Earnhardt, Teresa has managed to keep her life at a low profile and not divulge her intimate details, but the media managed to discover her close relationship with John Menard Jr., owner of the Menards, a chain of home improvement stores.
However, no confirmation has come from either of them about romance.
She is currently single, and focused on philanthropic activities.
With her family being firm NASCAR enthusiasts, she would often attend races, and it was during one of these in the late ‘70s that she met Dale Earnhardt.
The two started dating and in a couple of years exchanged their wedding vows in 1982.
Teresa was born on the 29th October 1958 in Hickory, North Carolina USA, and is a businesswoman, but perhaps best known to the world as the third wife of the tragically deceased stock car racer Dale Earnhardt.
After his death, Teresa took over the Dale Earnhardt, Inc.She went to Bunker Hill High School, located in Claremont, North Carolina, and during her high school years played basketball for the team, showing her first signs of interest in sports.However, after matriculation, she chose not to pursue a sports career but instead obtained a degree in commercial art and interior design.His common-sense charisma and flair for originality have helped propel him to become one of the most popular figures in sports.Race fans have selected him a record 15 consecutive times as NASCAR’s Most Popular Driver.Teresa was present at the induction, speaking proudly of her husband and his accomplishments. has suffered through in recent years, Teresa has maintained a rather decent net worth.