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  • • 4 Burning Questions: Now With 35% Less Jimmie Johnson
    Is this really going to be the “best season ever”? That’s FOX Sports’ tagline for its coverage of NASCAR Cup Series action in 2021, at least. While I wouldn’t go that far, there definitely are some interesting things to watch out for this year. Perhaps the biggest test for these race teams is setting themselves …...2021
  • • 2021 NASCAR Preseason Power Rankings, No. 2: Chase Elliott
    The champ is here! The champ is here! The triumphant 2020 NASCAR Cup Series champion Chase Elliott will strap behind the wheel of the No. 9 Chevrolet for his sixth full-time season at Hendrick Motorsports. With teammate Jimmie Johnson‘s departure from the team to go NTT IndyCar Series racing, it is looking like the 25-year-old …...2021
  • • Chase Elliott, Jimmie Johnson both want to feel ‘uncomfortable’ again in the Rolex 24
    After a Rolex 24 at Daytona that left them pleasantly "uncomfortable" at times, Chase Elliott and Jimmie Johnson want to race the sports car classic again....2021
  • • Rolex 24 at Hour 6: Similar drives, different reactions for Chase Elliott, Jimmie Johnson
    With the Rolex 24 at Daytona at the quarter pole, Chase Elliott and Jimmie Johnson had differing reactions but similar performances on the track....2021
  • • Jimmie Johnson on 2021 Rolex 24 at Daytona: ‘It was so much fun’
    Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson's team finished second in the 2021 Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway....2021
  • • Rolex 24 at Hour 20: Chase Elliott’s car suffers failure; Jimmie Johnson still in hunt for a win
    With four hours left in the Rolex 24 at Daytona, the No. 31 Cadillac of Chase Elliott was out of the victory hunt, but Jimmie Johnson was in contention....2021
  • J. Johnson on Rolex 24: 'It makes me feel alive'
    • J. Johnson on Rolex 24: 'It makes me feel alive'
    Jimmie Johnson, the seven-time NASCAR champ, said transitioning to his new career in IndyCar "makes me feel more alive than I have in quite some time."...2021
  • • Johnson welcomes back Knaus in Rolex 24 effort
    Jimmie Johnson talks about having his former NASCAR Cup Series crew chief Chad Knaus with him at the Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway....2021
  • • Johnson impressed with Elliott’s talent in IMSA and NASCAR
    Jimmie Johnson shares his opinion on Chase Elliott's success in NASCAR and his learning curve while preparing for the Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway....2021
  • • H2H: Who is Chase Elliott's biggest challenger at Hendrick?
    Since 1994, Hendrick Motorsports has fielded a lineup that includes at least one former champion in its stable. As a whole, the company has 13 Cup titles — the latest of which came from Chase Elliott in 2020. (That’s seven for Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon with four and Elliott joining Terry Labonte with one apiece). […]...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

  • • 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
  • • Johnson, Byron find playoff bubble battle 'odd' and 'unfortunate'
    Hendrick Motorsports teammates Jimmie Johnson and William Byron find themselves in a precarious playoff bubble situation. Byron currently holds the final postseason position, 25 points ahead of Johnson on the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs cutline. For the 22-year-old, the intense battle with Johnson, who's racing in his final full-time season, is less than ideal, to […]...2020
  • • Did You Notice?: Monster Moment For Jimmie Johnson in Final NASCAR Season
    Did You Notice? … This coming weekend feels like Jimmie Johnson’s last stand? Three races remain in the NASCAR Cup Series regular season, and Johnson still sits on the outside of the postseason looking in. The future Hall of Famer, who once had 15 straight postseason appearances, sits 25 points below the cutline in his last … The post Did You Notice?: Monster Moment For Jimmie Jo...2020
  • • Frontstretch Podcast: Daytona Road Course Disappoints, William Byron Talks Racing on the Bubble
    Subscribe: iTunes In this week’s edition of the Frontstretch Podcast, Dustin Albino and Mike Neff discuss NASCAR’s inaugural weekend on the Daytona International Speedway road course. How did the duo think the racing played out, and should NASCAR return? Chase Elliott scored the victory, his third consecutive win on a road course. Meanwhile, Jimmie Johnson had a solid day, though … The...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
  • • Jimmie Johnson 'would love' to catch good friend Jeff Gordon in race wins
    With his win in March at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Jimmie Johnson tied Dale Earnhardt on the Sprint Cup Series' all-time wins list. Then, two weekends ago at Auto Club Speedway, he surpassed the late seven-time champion.Now with 77 victories in the sport's premier division, Johnson is just six winner's trophies away from tying three-time champion Cale Yarborough, who has 83 wins. Meanwhile, the Hend...2016
  • • Jimmie Johnson 'would love' to catch good friend Jeff Gordon in race wins
    Having just passed the late Dale Earnhardt, Jimmie Johnson has an opportunity to further ascend NASCAR's all-time wins list....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

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
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  • • 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
  • • Fantasy NASCAR: Duck Commander 500 at Texas Driver Picks
    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Fort Worth, Texas this week for the Duck Commander 500. The race can be seen Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET on Fox. Be sure to test your knowledge of NASCAR by competing in Fox Sports Fantasy Auto Racing. Texas Motor Speedway is one of the best intermediate tracks on the circuit. The surface is old with multiple groves which allow drivers to move around the track....2016

Jimmie Johnson schedule, game

  • • H2H: Who is Chase Elliott's biggest challenger at Hendrick?
    2021
  • Rolex 24 training not just for NASCAR drivers, but crews
    • Rolex 24 training not just for NASCAR drivers, but crews
    Action Express Racing team manager Gary Nelson says the team has relied on its NASCAR connections to provide the staff for the all-star lineup of Jimmie Johnson, Kamui Kobayashi, Mike Rockenfeller, and Simon Pagenaud in No. 48 Cadillac DPi-V.R entry at this year‘s Rolex 24 at Daytona. Nelson said that finding a qualified over-the-wall crew […]...2021
  • • Jimmie Johnson on DAYTONA Road Course, Preparing for Rolex 24 At DAYTONA
    A Two-time DAYTONA 500 Champion and seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion, along with an Indy 500 winner and a Rolex 24 At DAYTONA and 24 Hour of Le Mans champion, took their seats in the Daytona International Speedway media center Wednesday morning, ready to address a robust lineup of international media in a virtual news […]...2020
  • • Johnson part of all-star Action Express lineup for Rolex 24
    Jimmie Johnson will open his first year of semi-retirement by racing the Rolex 24 at Daytona as part of an Action Express Racing lineup revealed Friday that should be among the best in the field. The seven-time NASCAR champion will be paired with Simon Pagenaud, Kamui Kobayashi and Mike Rockenfeller in the marquee IMSA sports car event considered the unofficial opener of the racing season. The 2...2020
  • • NASCAR TV schedule: Week of Nov. 23-29, 2020
    Which channels have NASCAR programming this week? We answer that and give the weekly NASCAR television listings here in the NASCAR TV schedule. Note: All times are ET. MORE: How to find NBCSN | Get the NBC Sports App | How to find FS1 | Get FOX Sports App Monday, November 23 6 p.m., NASCAR Race Hub: Jimmie Johnson tribute, FS1/FOX Sports […]...2020
  • • NASCAR: Where should Jimmie Johnson compete in 2021?
    With Jimmie Johnson running part-time in IndyCar next season, which Cup or Xfinity races should he run if he decides to add NASCAR to his schedule? Despite retiring from full-time competition, seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson has remained open to the possibility of a part-time NASCAR deal next year, when he is set to […] NASCAR: Where should Jimmie Johnson compete in...2020
  • • Friday Faceoff: Are Jimmie Johnson/Chad Knaus the Best Driver/Crew Chief Pairing Ever?
    Is Phoenix Raceway the right track again for the NASCAR finales next year? Luken Glover: While the spring NASCAR Cup Series race was good, the championship event wasn’t quite as exciting. There were some good battles among the championship drivers, but behind them we didn’t see a lot of action. It could be that non-playoff … The post Friday Faceoff: Are Jimmie Johnson/Chad Knaus ...2020
  • • NASCAR Stat Sheet: A Look Back At Jimmie Johnson’s NASCAR Career
    We made it! The 2020 NASCAR season is complete. Sure, there was a 10-week stoppage after the first month of the season because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The virus limited fans in attendance for most racetracks and created a dent in NASCAR revenue. The playoff itself also had a weird twist; a nine-race winner and … The post NASCAR Stat Sheet: A Look Back At Jimmie Johnson’s NASCAR Caree...2020
  • Special paint scheme for Jimmie Johnson's final race
    • Special paint scheme for Jimmie Johnson's final race
    Jimmie Johnson will hit the track for one final time at Phoenix Raceway this Sunday, and he will be starting his engine in a car that’s suited for a seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion. “I’m excited to have that unique one-of-a-kind looking race car for my final race,” Johnson said. “It’s tough to really figure […]...2020
  • • Hendrick Motorsports unveils silver No. 48 for Jimmie Johnson in Phoenix finale
    Jimmie Johnson will wheel a special silvery No. 48 Chevrolet in his final race as a full-time NASCAR Cup Series driver. RELATED: Phoenix weekend schedule On Tuesday, Hendrick Motorsports revealed the paint scheme for Johnson’s No. 48 in Sunday’s Cup Series finale at Phoenix Raceway (3 p.m. ET, NBC, MRN, SiriusXM). The familiar purple colors […]...2020

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
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