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  • • Johnson Speeds Closer to The Indy 500
    By John Sturbin | Senior Writer RacinToday.com Jimmie Johnson is one step closer to answering the siren call of the Indianapolis 500. Johnson successfully completed his first NTT IndyCar Series test on an oval Monday at Texas Motor ......2021
  • IndyCar rookie Johnson passes 1st oval test
    • IndyCar rookie Johnson passes 1st oval test
    Jimmie Johnson moved one step closer to adding the Indianapolis 500 to his IndyCar schedule with a successful test on his first oval....2021
  • • Johnson talks NASCAR-IndyCar doubleheader: ‘I miss my friends’
    NASCAR.com check in with Jimmie Johnson as he talks about catching up with friends in the NASCAR garage at Indy and his IndyCar experience....2021
  • • Fire on Fridays: Who Would Jimmie Johnson Drive For in a NASCAR Return?
    For the second straight year, NASCAR and INDYCAR will team up at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and share the weekend, as the two American motorsport titans will both race the Indy road course. This weekend will also be the first time Jimmie Johnson will share the same garage as his former NASCAR Cup Series competitors since ... Read more...2021
  • • Johnson has sights set on bigger, better finishes in IndyCar
    Jimmie Johnson dodged tractors and skirted around workers putting the finishing touches on the city-street track on his first laps riding a golf cart through the downtown course. Heavy machinery and employees failed to make it on the race simulator when Johnson took a seat as he tried to learn the first new street course on the IndyCar schedule in a decade. Johnson’s optimism runs high for the b...2021
  • • 5 Points to Ponder: The Rest of the 2021 NASCAR Season
    ONE: Which Hendrick Motorsports is for real? Hendrick Motorsports caught fire this summer, its best performance in the NASCAR Cup Series since Jeff Gordon and Jimmie Johnson were on the roster in 2014. From Dover International Speedway in May to the first Pocono Raceway event the end of June, HMS won six straight races and ... Read more...2021
  • • Jimmie Johnson already considering NASCAR return?
    Jimmie Johnson admitted that if the right opportunity arises, he could find himself back competing in the NASCAR Cup Series. Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson has been done competing full-time in the Cup Series since he made his final start behind the wheel of the #48 Chevrolet for Hendrick Motorsports at Phoenix Raceway […] Jimmie Johnson already considering NASCAR return...2021
  • Johnson targets Indy 500, wants to test ovals
    • Johnson targets Indy 500, wants to test ovals
    Jimmie Johnson wants to test the oval at Homestead-Miami Speedway as he works toward competing in the Indianapolis 500 in 2022....2021
  • • NASCAR Power Rankings: The top 10 Cup drivers of all time
    Dale Earnhardt, Jimmie Johnson and Richard Petty all have a prominent spot in the NBC Sports top 10 rankings of drivers all time....2021
  • • Jimmie Johnson opens up on COVID experience that cost him a playoff spot
    Legendary NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson had to miss a race last year due to a COVID-19 scare and it cost him a trip to the playoffs.  Perhaps there’s no one in the driving world happier to be vaccinated than Jimmie Johnson. Now that he’s received his doses, he can focus on recording so many more memorable […] Jimmie Johnson opens up on COVID experience that cost him a pl...2021

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Jimmie Johnson injury and suspension

  • • Jimmie Johnson once sent a heartfelt email to a star driver he never had met — until now
    Nearly a decade before becoming Rolex 24 teammates, a devastating crash at Le Mans inspired Jimmie Johnson to send an email to Mike Rockenfeller without ever having met....2021
  • • Big One at Talladega Sends Kurt Busch Airborne, Takes Out Playoff Contenders
    After more than 100 laps of on-the-edge racing, one push sent the YellaWood 500 over the edge and the field crashing down the Talladega Superspeedway frontstretch. Clint Bowyer was riding Jimmie Johnson‘s bumper through the trioval on lap 108 when several taps turned Johnson downward into Kurt Busch, triggering a massive crash heading toward the … The post Big One at Talladega Sends Ku...2020
  • • Talladega briefly stopped after 13-car crash and wall damage
    NASCAR's playoff race at Talladega Superspeedway was briefly red-flagged so a wall could be repaired after Kurt Busch went airborne in a 13-car crash. Jimmie Johnson appeared to be hit from behind by Clint Bowyer, causing Johnson to turn left into Busch's car. Busch smashed into the outside wall, was hit from behind and his car launched over the car of Cole Custer....2020
  • • 'Big One' takes out playoff drivers in Stage 2 at Talladega
    A multi-car crash in the closing laps of Stage 2 wound up having huge playoff implications for NASCAR Cup Series drivers in Sunday’s YellaWood 500 Round of 12 race at Talladega Superspeedway. The big wreck occurred on Lap 108 when Jimmie Johnson got a huge shove from Clint Bowyer toward the front of the field. […]...2020
  • • Pit crew change for Alex Bowman, Jimmie Johnson teams
    An injury will lead to a change in the pit crew lineup for Hendrick Motorsports teammates Alex Bowman and Jimmie Johnson....2020
  • • Byron claims first NASCAR Cup win at Daytona, Johnson misses play-offs
    William Byron clinched his first NASCAR Cup victory at Daytona as a late race crash denied seven-time Cup champion Jimmie Johnson a place in the playoffs...2020
  • • Byron claims first NASCAR Cup win at Daytona, Johnson misses play-offs
    William Byron clinched his first NASCAR Cup victory at Daytona as a late race crash denied seven-time Cup champion Jimmie Johnson a place in the playoffs...2020
  • • Jimmie Johnson’s bid for a 8th title ends in big wreck with two laps to go
    With his postseason hopes hanging on by a thread, Jimmie Johnson crashes with two laps to go after a solid run all night and ends his hopes for an eighth title at Daytona...2020
  • • Jimmie Johnson proud to end career with 7 wins
    A late crash kept Johnson out of the Cup playoff picture in Saturday's Coke Zero Sugar 400, which was the final race of the regular season. William Byron won the race....2020
  • • Johnson, others caught in multi-car crash at Kansas, stirring up playoff picture
    A multi-car crash early in the final stage knocked several drivers from contention Thursday night at Kansas Speedway, including Jimmie Johnson, who tumbled out of the NASCAR Cup Series' provisional playoff grid. RELATED: Official race results Joey Logano's No. 22 Team Penske Ford veered into the Turn 2 wall after a restart on the 176th […]...2020

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Jimmie Johnson lifestyle

  • • Meet Mike Daly, The Coach Who Never Played Lacrosse
    M ike Daly, tall, Irish and carrying the sturdy body of a 44-year-old former football and baseball player, usually invokes the irony of his life’s work at least once a year — with a line of self-deprecating yet incisive humor directed at the group of 18- to 22-year-olds sitting before him. “But what do I know?” he’ll deadpan in a darkened team film room. “I never played lacrosse.” Perhaps he’s jus...2017
  • • Jimmie Johnson's daughter wins Matt Kenseth claw machine prize
    When the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series takes a rare week off, many drivers hop on social media to share cool or funny experiences while on vacation.This one from Jimmie Johnson falls under the funny category.Johnson tweeted a picture of daughter Genevieve with a prize she won in a claw machine -- a Matt Kenseth "No. 1" finger.And of course, Kenseth approved....2016
  • • Here's proof that Jimmie Johnson doesn't rest even on vacation
    With a triathlon coming up for his Jimmie Johnson Foundation, the driver of the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet never lets himself slack on his physical conditioning -- even on a rare weekend off....2016

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Jimmie Johnson trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • What should Team Penske do with Brad Keselowski?
    Early in the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season the rumor mill was churning regarding the future of Brad Keselowski as his contract with Team Penske was set to expire at the end of the campaign. Some had him penciled in as the replacement for the retiring Jimmie Johnson in the No. 48 car at Hendrick Motorsports with others suggesting that he would ultimately get a long-term extension that would allow h...2021
  • • NASCAR: Kyle Larson to return, signs with Hendrick Motorsports
    Kyle Larson is set to return to the NASCAR Cup Series for the 2021 season on a multi-year deal, and he is set to do so driving the #5 Chevrolet for Hendrick Motorsports. Alex Bowman was confirmed as seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson’s replacement behind the wheel of the #48 Chevrolet for the […] NASCAR: Kyle Larson to return, signs with Hendrick Motorsports - Beyond ...2020
  • • Kyle Larson signs with Hendrick Motorsports to drive No. 5 in 2021
    Kyle Larson has signed a multiyear contract with Hendrick Motorsports to drive the No. 5 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE beginning with the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season. The 28-year-old driver will be paired with crew chief Cliff Daniels, who will shift from the No. 48 Chevrolet currently driven by seven-time Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson […]...2020
  • • Jimmie Johnson and Clint Bowyer honored before Texas race
    Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson and fellow series driver Clint Bowyer, both making their final fulltime series starts at Texas Motor Speedway, were honored today prior to the start of the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500. During the speedway‘s Texas Lottery® No Limits Live! Pre-Race Show, Johnson unveiled a “Jimmie Johnson Winner‘s Circle” sign […]...2020
  • • Jimmie Johnson's dad, Gary, to serve as grand marshal at Texas
    Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson will hear a very familiar voice give the command to start engines when his father Gary Johnson serves as grand marshal for the Oct. 25 Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. The Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 will be the final race at Texas Motor Speedway in […]...2020
  • • Holding a Pretty Wheel: When NASCAR’s Instant Gratification Isn’t So Gratifying After All
    Early in the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season, it was already clear that there could be a lot of changes on the horizon. With Jimmie Johnson announcing his retirement, the Hendrick Motorsports No. 48 would have an open seat, and several other drivers’ contracts were up at the end of the season as well. Kyle … The post Holding a Pretty Wheel: When NASCAR’s Instant Gratification Isn’t...2020
  • • Up to Speed: Time for Jimmie Johnson to Step Up
    Jimmie Johnson wound up with another rough race in the O’Reilly Auto Parts 500, the latest blow in what’s been a difficult 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season.  Initially, a return to Texas Motor Speedway seemed to offer some hope of a good performance for the No. 48 team.  With seven career wins at TMS, all … The post Up to Speed: Time for Jimmie Johnson to Step Up appeared first on F...2020
  • • Jimmie Johnson announces return to NASCAR racing with a cringe-worthy rap video from his spotter
    The video featuring Johnson's spotter rapping and dancing is ... not as good as the driver thinks it is....2020
  • • NASCAR races on at Indy after Johnson contracts coronavirus
    NASCAR's extravagant weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway - where the back-and-forth battle between Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin should continue - has been rocked by its first driver testing positive for the coronavirus. Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson will miss what was supposed to be his final Brickyard 400 as he quarantines following the Friday test result. “Clearly I have this ...2020
  • • Jimmie Johnson becomes first NASCAR driver to contract COVID-19
    "My first priority is the health and safety of my loved ones and my teammates," Johnson said in a news release issued by Hendrick Motorsports. In order to return to racing, NASCAR said Johnson must be symptom free and have two negative COVID-19 test results, at least 24 hours apart, and also be cleared by his physician. The 44-year-old Johnson, a four-times winner of the Brickyard 400, was due t...2020

Jimmie Johnson stats and results

  • Deepdive: Jimmie Johnson’s NASCAR Xfinity Career Was Better Than You Think
    • Deepdive: Jimmie Johnson’s NASCAR Xfinity Career Was Better Than You Think
    When you think of Jimmie Johnson‘s success, you would remember his impressive NASCAR Cup Series stats with seven championships, 83 wins and finishing in the top 10 over half of his starts. Yet, his Xfinity Series stats may be underwhelming. The reason why Johnson is viewed as a terrible Xfinity racer is mainly the lens ... Read more...2021
  • • A Deeper Statistical Dive Into Jimmie Johnson’s First IndyCar Race
    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — The statistics might show Jimmie Johnson finishing near the back of his IndyCar debut, but they cannot show how much he learned in an entirely new form of racing. After navigating through a six-car wreck on the first lap of the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama and then spinning eight laps ... Read moreA Deeper Statistical Dive Into Jimmie Johnson’s First IndyCar Race...2021
  • Palou scores IndyCar win; Johnson 19th in debut
    • Palou scores IndyCar win; Johnson 19th in debut
    Alex Palou celebrated his move to Chip Ganassi Racing with his first career IndyCar victory Sunday at Barber Motorsports Park, while seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson was satisfied with his 19th-place finish in his IndyCar debut....2021
  • • Chevrolet helps celebrate Jimmie Johnson as his full-time career comes to a close
    Whoever said nice guys couldn’t finish first never met Jimmie Johnson. The driver of the No. 48 Chevrolet has conducted himself with class and dignity throughout his career, whether he was hoisting his seventh championship trophy or having one of those days when patience was tested. That sort of attitude, backed with historically impressive results […]...2020
  • • Jimmie Johnson Finishes 5th in Final Cup Start: ‘My Heart’s Full’
    In his final start in full-time NASCAR Cup Series competition, Jimmie Johnson secured a top-five finish to close out his 19-year career in the sport’s top division. The seven-time champion didn’t win a points-paying race since 2017 but secured five top-five finishes, 10 top 10s and 107 laps led in his farewell season. “My heart’s … The post Jimmie Johnson Finishes 5th...2020
  • • Matt DiBenedetto escapes carnage; earns NASCAR playoff debut
    DiBenedetto barely escaped getting wiped out in a late-race wreck but survived to finish 12th, which was enough to claim the 16th and final spot in the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs.With William Byron’s surprise victory locking him into the playoff field, the final spot came down to DiBenedetto and seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson based on points.Johnson, however, did receive heavy ...Keep rea...2020
  • • Breaking down NASCAR's playoff picture
    William Byron is 4 points ahead of Jimmie Johnson for the final playoff spot entering Saturday night's race — the last one in the regular season....2020
  • • Final Playoff Spot ‘In Fate’s Hands’ for Jimmie Johnson
    A combination of raw speed and a late-race two-tire call from Cliff Daniels netted Jimmie Johnson a third-place finish in Sunday’s (Aug. 23) Drydene 311 from Dover International Speedway. His Hendrick Motorsports teammate William Byron finished one spot behind him in fourth, meaning the seven-time champion sits a mere four points behind the No. 24 … The post Final Playoff Spot ‘I...2020
  • • Dover gains help Byron, Johnson tighten playoff picture for Daytona finale
    Hendrick Motorsports teammates Jimmie Johnson and William Byron described their circumstance on the NASCAR Cup Series playoff bubble as "odd" and "unfortunate," vying for the 16th and final provisional spot on the postseason grid with the regular season winding down. A points bonanza Sunday for both drivers opens up a greater possibility for both funneling […]...2020
  • • Johnson passes Byron in provisional playoff picture after Dover opener
    Jimmie Johnson maneuvered into the final spot in the provisional NASCAR Playoffs standings Saturday, leapfrogging Hendrick Motorsports teammate William Byron at Dover International Speedway. RELATED: Official race results | Weekend schedule Johnson entered Saturday's Drydene 311 facing a 25-point deficit to Byron but claimed a seventh-place finish in the No. 48 Chevrolet that helped erase […]...2020

Jimmie Johnson parents, kids, wife / husband, girlfriend / boyfriend

  • Chase Elliott shares touching moment with Jimmie Johnson after winning 2020 NASCAR title
    • Chase Elliott shares touching moment with Jimmie Johnson after winning 2020 NASCAR title
    Both drivers were emotional after the race....2020
  • • Jimmie Johnson's dad, Gary, to serve as grand marshal at Texas
    2020
  • • Jimmie Johnson proud of ending NASCAR career with 7 titles
    Long after a fireworks extravaganza lit up Daytona International Speedway and well after William Byron and his Hendrick Motorsports team ended their celebration in victory lane, Jimmie Johnson found a moment to reflect. Johnson was running near the front of the pack most of the night and was in position to make the playoffs until Denny Hamlin and Joey Logano made contact and started a multi-car m...2020
  • • NASCAR Truck driver Spencer Davis tests positive for COVID-19
    NASCAR confirmed Thursday that Davis had reported he had tested positive this week for the novel coronavirus and his family-owned team has decided to withdraw from this weekend’s race at Michigan International Speedway.Seven-time Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson and part-time Cup driver Brendan Gaughan have both tested positive in the last couple months. Johnson missed the Brickyard 400 ...Keep ...2020
  • • Jimmie Johnson medically cleared to resume racing in NASCAR
    Last Friday Johnson announced he had received a positive test result for COVID-19 but did not know at that time how long he had the disease. He also had shown no symptoms.Wednesday morning, Hendrick Motorsports announced Johnson, after receiving negative test results on both Monday and Tuesday, had been cleared to return to racing this weekend.“My family is so grateful for the incredible ...Keep r...2020
  • • Did You Notice?: Jimmie Johnson, NASCAR Brickyard 400 Can’t Run From COVID-19… Or Politics
    Did You Notice?… Jimmie Johnson became the first NASCAR Cup Series driver to test positive for COVID-19? Johnson self-reported the news after getting a test shortly after his wife, Chandra, was suffering from allergy-like symptoms (she’s also tested positive). It’s still unclear how Johnson got the virus even though he’s been taking precautions. “My first priority ...2020
  • • Knocked out of Brickyard, Johnson copes at home with virus
    Jimmie Johnson and his family took every precaution to avoid the coronavirus. Johnson is the first NASCAR driver to test positive for the virus that causes COVID-19 and it will end his streak of 663 consecutive Cup starts. It's also temporarily disrupting his family life as he and wife, Chani, attempt to quarantine while still raising their two daughters....2020
  • • Jimmie Johnson tests positive for COVID-19, to miss Brickyard 400
    In a statement, Hendrick Motorsports announced Johnson, 44, had tested positive on Friday afternoon.Johnson has not experienced any symptoms but was tested upon learning his wife, Chandra, has tested positive after experiencing allergy-like symptoms.In Johnson’s absence, Xfinity Series driver Justin Allgaier will drive the No. 48 Chevrolet in place of Johnson in Sunday’s Brickyard 400 ...Keep read...2020
  • • 'We're fighting for change': Bubba Wallace on Nascar and the Confederate flag
    Nascar still has a long way to go on its journey towards inclusion, but its only black driver has helped usher in an extraordinary week of change It would be the height of understatement to say the previous week was hectic for Bubba Wallace. Hunkered inside an infield motor coach at Homestead-Miami Speedway hours before a Nascar Cup series race last Sunday, the Richard Petty Motorsports driver wa...2020
  • • Johnson crashes from lead moments away from Stage 1 win
    Hendrick Motorsports looked strong early in NASCAR's return to racing at Darlington Raceway Sunday.At one point, the team was running 1-2-3. With eight laps to go in the first stage, Jimmie Johnson was able to get around teammate Alex Bowman and take over the race lead. Read Also:Live: NASCAR is back! Follow the Real Heroes 400 from DarlingtonJohnson was ...Keep reading...2020

Top Jimmie Johnson news

  • • Dale Earnhardt Jr. on Jimmie Johnson: 'I wish dad was here to shake his hand'
    After Johnson tied record set by Petty and Earnhardt, Dale Jr. said his dad would approve....2016
  • • Tony Stewart 'excited about starting the next chapter' after final race
    Jimmie Johnson gave Stewart the helmet he wore to win seventh Sprint Cup title....2016
  • • Hendrick Motorsports reveals Jimmie Johnson's Darlington throwback car
    Jimmie Johnson will pay tribute to Dale Earnhardt and David Pearson with throwback paint scheme at Darlington Raceway....2016
  • • Jimmie Johnson, Jamie McMurray trigger frightening Coke Zero 400 wreck
    After 87 clean laps to start the Coke Zero 400 Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway, nearly half the field is involved in a race-changing wreck....2016
  • • Jimmie Johnson shows another side of why he's a 7-time NASCAR champion
    Johnson fights through dehydration to wheel his No. 48 Chevy to Victory Lane in Texas....2017
  • • Jeff Gordon's Indy firesuit has a big mistake on it
    Not everything was perfect for Jeff Gordon Friday as he came out of retirement to run his first practice laps in Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chervolet for Sunday's Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.Gordon's public relations manager, Jon Edwards, pointed out a big mistake on his firesuit, which featured 2006, '07, 08' and '09 as the years he won his four NASCAR Sprin...2016
  • • Jimmie Johnson's daughter wins Matt Kenseth claw machine prize
    Jimmie Johnson may be a six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion, but his daughter thinks Matt Kenseth is "No. 1."...2016
  • • Jimmie Johnson's name spelled wrong on Brickyard 400 pit wall
    Not the best way to start the day for Jimmie Johnson at Indianapolis Motor Speedway....2016
  • • Is Jimmie Johnson the 'best of all time' after legendary comeback for historic title?
    What Johnson overcame to win his seventh Sprint Cup title is nothing short of remarkable....2016
  • • Jimmie Johnson honored for seventh NASCAR title that's 'still sinking in'
    Johnson said he'll never be The King or The Intimidator while reflecting on historic feat....2016
  • • Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s departure will be first among group that changed NASCAR
    The Young Guns featured Dale Earnhardt Jr., Matt Kenseth, Kevin Harvick, Kurt Busch, Jimmie Johnson and Ryan Newman....2017
  • • Why comparing Jimmie Johnson, Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt isn't fair
    Each driver paved their own unique paths to seven Premier Series championships....2016
  • • Ricky Stenhouse Jr. triggers big pile-up after restart
    Restarts are always perilous in NASCAR, and Sunday’s Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International was no exception.Shortly after a restart on Lap 53, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. got loose in Turn 5 and went off the left side of the track.Stenhouse tried to save his out-of-control car, but it shot back across the track, triggering a big pile-up that also took out Austin Dillon, Stenhouse’s Roush Fenway Racin...2016
  • • Kurt Busch crashes out early in Advance Auto Parts Clash
    Jimmie Johnson got loose and made contact with Kurt Busch on Lap 20....2017

Jimmie Johnson fantasy rankings and news

  • • Head-to-head: Jimmie Johnson vs. Kurt Busch
    Jimmie Johnson and Kurt Busch are both in the twilight of their careers and experience makes them solid fantasy values. (AP)...2020
  • • Meet Mike Daly, The Coach Who Never Played Lacrosse
    2017
  • • NASCAR at Atlanta: Vegas odds, key stats, sleepers, fantasy drivers to watch
    Jimmie Johnson has been victorious in the last two Atlanta races, but there are plenty of other drivers who can make some noise this weekend...2017
  • • Fantasy NASCAR: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400 Driver Picks
    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Joliet, Illinois this week for the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400. Let the Chase begin! No more testing and no more risking everything for the win. It is time to get back to some serious racing. Be sure to test your knowledge of NASCAR by competing in the Fox Sports Fantasy Auto Racing game. I often get asked how the Chase affects fantasy NASCAR. There are...2016
  • • Fantasy NASCAR: Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Driver Picks
    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Sparta, Kentucky this week for the Quaker State 400. This will be the first race at the track on the new racing surface. The speeds should be lightning fast Saturday night. Be sure to test your knowledge of NASCAR by competing in the Fox Sports Fantasy Auto Racing. The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has only competed at Kentucky for five seasons. Kyle Busch, Jimmi...2016
  • • Fantasy NASCAR: GoBowling.com 400 at Kansas Driver Picks
    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Kansas City, Kansas this week for the GoBowling 400. The race can be seen Saturday at 6:30 p.m. ET on Fox Sports 1. Be sure to test your knowledge of NASCAR by competing in Fox Sports Fantasy Auto Racing. Kansas is one of the fastest of the 1.5-mile race tracks. The track was repaved and progressive banking was added in 2012. Kansas is starting to get worn i...2016

Jimmie Johnson schedule, game

  • • IndyCar rookie Johnson passes 1st oval test
    2021
  • • Johnson has sights set on bigger, better finishes in IndyCar
    2021
  • • Jimmie Johnson opens up on COVID experience that cost him a playoff spot
    2021
  • • NASCAR: Jimmie Johnson makes admission about COVID-19 test
    Jimmie Johnson admitted he still thinks about the fact that his missed race at Indianapolis in the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season cost him a playoff spot — and that he wonders whether or not he actually had COVID-19. It came down to the regular season finale at Daytona International Speedway in late August, but […] NASCAR: Jimmie Johnson makes admission about COVID-19 test - Beyond the ...2021
  • • Jimmie Johnson to make Indy 500 debut - for NBC Sports
    Jimmie Johnson will make his first Indianapolis 500 start this year after all — with the television crew, not on the racetrack. NBC Sports said Tuesday it will use Johnson for studio coverage of the Indianapolis 500 on both race day and qualifying weekend. The seven-time NASCAR champion is now an IndyCar rookie running only the road and street courses, a decision that has sidelined Johnson for t...2021
  • • The exclusive club that Jimmie Johnson has a chance to join
    Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson is set to make his IndyCar debut at Barber Motorsports Park, the first of his 13 scheduled starts in 2021. After a second consecutive extended offseason, IndyCar is scheduled to get the 2021 season underway this afternoon at Barber Motorsports Park with the Honda Indy Grand Prix of […] The exclusive club that Jimmie Johnson has a chance to...2021
  • • JJ gears up for IndyCar debut: 'A whole new world'
    Seven-time champ Jimmie Johnson is a rookie again, jumping to race in the IndyCar series starting Sunday after retiring from NASCAR....2021
  • • Jimmie Johnson Adds 3 Races to IMSA Schedule
    Jimmie Johnson has added three more races to his Weathertech SportsCar Championship schedule for 2021, he tweeted March 2. Johnson will race the No. 48 Ally Cadillac at the 12 hours of Sebring, Watkins Glen International and the finale at Road Atlanta. The three IMSA races that are scheduled do not interfere with his part-time ... Read moreJimmie Johnson Adds 3 Races to IMSA Schedule...2021
  • • NASCAR could end a streak that began in 1958
    With Jimmie Johnson’s retirement, the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season could provide something the sport hasn’t seen since 1957. Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson announced at the end of the 2019 season that the 2020 season would be his last, and despite the effect of the coronavirus pandemic on the 2020 schedule, he […] NASCAR could end a streak that began in 195...2021
  • • Ryan Blaney, Alex Bowman to Lead Field to Green in Clash
    The lineup up for Tuesday night’s Busch Clash at Daytona has been set. Team Penske driver Ryan Blaney will head up the field in his No. 12 Ford Mustang. To his outside will be Hendrick Motorsports driver Alex Bowman, set to make his debut sporting the No. 48 following Jimmie Johnson‘s retirement. Joe Gibbs Racing’s …...2021

Jimmie Johnson rumors, scandals

  • • Jimmie Johnson confused, frustrated after virus scare
    Jimmie Johnson is just as confused as everyone else about his plight with the coronavirus. A positive test caused the seven-time NASCAR champion to miss the first race of his career, and it was followed three days later by a negative test. “There’s a lot of speculation there," Johnson said Friday, a full week after testing positive....2020
  • • 'We're fighting for change': Bubba Wallace on Nascar and the Confederate flag
    2020
  • • NASCAR: From ‘big news’ to ‘big news’, Jimmie Johnson to go out on his own time
    Jimmie Johnson, amid mounting speculation about his NASCAR future, announced his impending retirement, and he did so as promised, going out on his own time. Before the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series season began, there was speculation about the future of seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson, whose 2018 season was the first winless season of his career […] NASCAR: From ‘big news’ to ‘...2019
  • • NASCAR: 5 replacement candidates for Jimmie Johnson in 2021
    Jimmie Johnson announced that the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season will be his final full season in the series. Who will replace him in 2021? Following several months of speculation about the future of seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson in the Cup Series, Johnson took to Twitter on Wednesday and shared a short […] NASCAR: 5 replacement candidates for Jimmie Johnson in 2021 - B...2019
  • • NASCAR: Jimmie Johnson proves race car drivers are, in fact, athletes
    It had been proven millions of times before, but seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson proved once again that race car drivers are, in fact, athletes. When seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson stated before the 2019 Cup Series season began that he had a “big announcement” to make, there was heavy speculation […] NASCAR: Jimmie Johnson proves race ca...2019
  • • NASCAR Cup Series: Jimmie Johnson makes his ‘big announcement’
    Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson made the “big announcement” that was promised on Monday for this afternoon. After it was revealed by NASCAR on NBC’s Twitter page that seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson had a “big announcement” to make at some point this afternoon, fans began speculation about what this announcement […] NASC...2019
  • • Apparently Dale Earnhardt Jr. Isn’t Too Ashamed Of His Spandex Anymore
    The world can be pretty confusing place, but one thing always has been true: Real men wear spandex. Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. apparently hadn’t yet received that memo last week, when he revealed he was self conscious about the spandex he wore on a recent bike ride with teammate Jimmie Johnson. Well, it looks like Earnhardt has somewhat gotten over his bashfulness, as a picture...2017
  • • Post-race inspection failures by race-winning cars a concern for NASCAR
    Lately, the post-race buzz after NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races isn't about who won, it's about who flunked post-race technical inspection.For those of you keeping track at home, Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway, the cars of race-winner Martin Truex Jr. and Jimmie Johnson both flunked NASCAR's Laser Inspection Station twice, but only by what a NASCAR spokesman called "the lowest possible level."Kyle...2016

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