Jimmie Johnson and Chase Elliott were the two Hendrick Motorsports drivers to make the Chase. (Getty) Did you know we’re closer to the start of the 2017 Daytona 500 than we are to when the Chase began at Chicago in September? Crazy.Show More Summary
The pro wrestling icon took on a new role after retiring from the ring. Jerry Jones has always been known for his high-profile coaching hires. He brought icons like Jimmy Johnson, Bill Parcells, and Barry Switzer to the Cowboys’ sideline. His latest hire is sure to make a splash as well. Show More Summary
What should the Rams keep in mind when hiring their next coach? NFL legends Tony Dungy, Ron Wolf and Jimmy Johnson weigh in with their first-person perspective in this three-part series on finding a coach who best fits a franchise. Saturday: Tony Dungy. Sunday: Ron Wolf. Monday: Jimmy Johnson. ...
What should the Rams keep in mind when hiring their next coach? NFL legends Tony Dungy, Ron Wolf, and Jimmy Johnson weigh in with their first-person perspective in this three-part series on finding a coach who best fits a franchise. First up is Dungy, one of 23 coaches in the Pro Football Hall...
Handing out awards for the top Sprint Cup driver, crew chief and rookie from the past year. Continuing our multi-part review of the recently completed 2016 NASCAR season, SB Nation spotlights the best driver, crew chief, and rookie of...Show More Summary
Your browser does not support iframes. HOMESTEAD, Fla. — It’s time to call Jimmie Johnson what he is: The best driver in NASCAR history. It’s a title bound to rankle fans of Dale Earnhardt and Richard Petty, but Johnson is now worthy...Show More Summary
Your browser does not support iframes. HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Jimmie Johnson is now on the same page in the history books as Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt. He has his seventh championship, winning it in easily more dramatic fashion than any of his previous six. Show More Summary
Your browser does not support iframes. HOMESTEAD, Fla.—Jimmie Johnson tells the story of the first time he met Dale Earnhardt. Johnson had been crashing on the couch of Ron Hornaday Jr., one of Earnhardt’s drivers, and Hornaday once brought Johnson along for a trip to Earnhardt’s garage. Show More Summary
Seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson and the retiring Tony Stewart were the focus as NASCAR concluded its season Friday night in Las Vegas. Honoring the legacy of one of its all-time great rivers who's retiring, while celebrating the accomplishments...Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT Newly-crowned 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion — a seven-time champion — Jimmie Johnson may have been the biggest honoree and star of the evening during the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards banquet at Wynn Las Vegas, but during the ceremony, Dale Earnhardt Jr. received the Sprint Most Popular Driver Award, [...]
If NASCAR star Jimmie Johnson wins a record-setting 8th championship next year... he'll be spraying Monster Energy drinks instead of champagne.
Monster Energy is set to replace Sprint as the main sponsor for NASCAR's top series, Bob Pockrass of ESPN.com reported Thursday. The Sprint Cup Series has featured the best drivers in the sport, with Jimmie Johnson winning his seventh...Show More Summary
Jimmie Johnson has had Lowe's as a sponsor for 15 years.
Jimmie Johnson joined the ranks of seven-time champions with his win in the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season-finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. It’s the most exclusive of exclusive fraternities within the NASCAR world, so exclusive that other than newest member Johnson, only NASCAR Hall of Famers Dale Earnhardt and Richard Petty are members. As its [...]
We’ve found it: The best thing we’ve seen in NASCAR this year. But it’s not something you’d find on the track. (...)
Everyone has that moment as a kid where they’re so excited to see their favorite athlete win that they can’t contain it anymore. Young Nicholas proved this so perfectly over the weekend when Jimmie Johnson won his seventh NASCAR title. Nicholas...Show More Summary
NASCAR driver Tony Stewart got an early Christmas present from Jimmie Johnson this week after Johnson won his seventh Sprint Cup Series Championship. Johnson gave Stewart his race helmet, which Johnson had just worn at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Sunday to capture his latest NASCAR victory. “This is probably the biggest honor you can have as […]
Jimmie Johnson visited The Late Show With Stephen Colbert to celebrate his latest title, and was asked about what it feels like to (...)
Johnson won his seventh championship on Sunday, tying the record held by Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt. Dale Earnhardt Jr. knows exactly how his late father would've welcomed Jimmie Johnson into the exclusive club of drivers thatShow More Summary
Jimmie Johnson has been around, disrupting the NASCAR balance of power, in every way and every kind of Chase devised to thwart him. It took 15 seasons to get seven championships. The seventh appeared at Homestead-Miami Speedway likeShow More Summary