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KANSAS CITY, KS – MAY 09: Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 Nationwide Chevrolet, stands with his girlfriend Amy Reimann during the National Anthem before the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series SpongeBob SquarePants 400 at Kansas Speedway on May 9, 2015 in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Dale Earnhardt Jr. is known for his career in NASCAR, but the legendary driver will be part of another major racing event on Sunday afternoon.

The legendary NASCAR driver will be on the call for the Indy 500 on NBC.

Earnhardt Jr. will be on the show, along with Mike Tirico and Danica Patrick.

Fans are excited to see them.

Another former NASCAR star, Jimmie Johnson, will also be part of the day. However, he will be racing.

This is something that worries Dale Jr.

“I think Jimmie might surprise a lot of people,” Earnhardt said Tuesday during an NBC news conference.

“This whole month he’s been able to spend so much time with the car and the team there, to kind of go beyond the enormity of the moment. I know it’s going to be next to impossible when he comes out on the grid to whether the race is somehow beyond the enormity of the moment or its weight. I really think Jimmie could do really, really well.

Fans are thrilled too.

“I’m also full of anxiety but man is it fun to watch!!!” a fan added.

“100%. Once he gets past the first two rounds, I think we’re all going to expire,” another fan admitted.

“Same. Same…” added a fan.

The 2022 Indy 500 is scheduled to start at 12:45 p.m. Sunday afternoon.

It will air on NBC.