Earnhardt Lincoln Mercury opened at the Tempe Auto Plex at I-10 and Elliot in Tempe, AZ. The new Earnhardt store is located at the former Jack Ross Lincoln Mercury Tempe Auto Plex site.

The store is Earnhardt's ninth automotive outlet. Earnhardt's combined stores sell 13 different automobile brands, plus 31 RV lines. Earnhardt Auto Centers is one of the largest private dealership groups in the United States.