The two awoke in 2017 as a married couple, thanking friends and fans for support on social media. The two were engaged for nearly 18 months, with Earnhardt Jr.
pic.twitter.com/w Amt Yuqt Bd — Amy Earnhardt (@Amy_Reimann) January 1, 2017 The celebration appears to have lasted deep into the night (and morning) as well. ET on New Year's Day, Amy -- who changed her last name to Earnhardt on Twitter -- was still waiting for her husband to wake up.
Wedding bells will be a part of the brief break as well.
popping the question in June 2015 while on vacation in Germany.
It was at an old Lutheran church that Earnhardt's relatives had attended hundreds of years prior where the 14-time most popular driver dropped to one knee.
Dale Earnhardt Jr., NASCAR’s most popular driver, married long-time girlfriend Amy Reimann on New Year’s Eve to ring in 2017.
The couple has been together since 2009 and in June 2015, Earnhardt proposed to Reimann at a church while visiting Germany.