The sprinter Usain Bolt has earned $15,000 in race winnings over the last year but $21 million in sponsorships. Nascar star Jimmie Johnson, on the other hand, pulled in $16.2 million in winnings but a mere $6.5 million in endorsements. Show More Summary
Kyle Busch earns first wins since Daytona crash. Four months after a crash left him with devastating injuries, Kyle Busch won his Sprint Cup Series race of the season Sunday at Sonoma Raceway. Busch passed leader Jimmie Johnson with five laps remaining, then outran older brother Kurt Busch and Clint Bowyer to secure the win. Show More Summary
Hey, remember when the Internet found an old glamour shot of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson where he's rocking a fanny pack? And then Jimmy Fallon made fun of him for it? Guess what... HE STILL ROCKS A FANNY PACK! A photo posted by @jessicamichault on Jun 22, 2015 at 11:50am PDT THIS IS THE BEST. (via @JessicaMichault; h/t Racked)
With Martin Truex Jr. on historical run, he leapfrogs Jimmie Johnson and Kevin Harvick in this week’s rankings. Even though he was coming off a victory a week ago, Martin Truex Jr. remained third in the power rankings because the guys ahead of him in the rankings had done nothing to indicate they weren't deserving of the top two positions. Show More Summary
ONE: A Week Off 15 races of the 2015 Sprint Cup Series are in the books as we head into a rare weekend off. Just eleven races shy of the start of this year’s playoffs, Jimmie Johnson has the most wins with four in total, Kevin Harvick...Show More Summary
A penalty against Hendrick Motorsports has been removed after an appeal made by the team. Incidentally, there was a grey area regarding the penalty since two warnings were required for a penalty and one of them was on an unclear basis. A panel of three officials decided against holding the penalty which would have resulted
Kasey Kahne leads the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series from the pole position Sunday in Michigan at the beloved Quicken Loans 400, with positioning on a crowded leaderboard the ultimate goal for the sport's biggest names. Jimmie Johnson, of course, leads the way with four wins, but Kevin Harvick is right behind, as is the surprising Martin Truex Jr. Show More Summary
NASCAR and its Sprint Cup hopefuls encounter the Quicken Loans 400 yet again Sunday at Michigan International Speedway. There, Jimmie Johnson will look to defend his triumph in the same event one year ago while fending off the rest of...Show More Summary
Do you think a starting lineup of Derrick Rose, Jimmy Butler, Doug McDermott, Nikola Mirotic and some center is possible with Fred Hoiberg? -- Victor, Spain
Dwayne Johnson for all the wins, people! The wrestler-turned-actor recently threw shade at Kim Kardashian and also cracked us up by giving a fake graduation speech on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. But now he's really taken the viral cake. "When beautiful little 2yr old Kai visits our set and she wants to 'pull the airplane' all by herself. Show More Summary
Peggy Hess, Jimmy's entertainment correspondent, reports what the stars are whispering to each other on the red carpet. From The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
He may now have a win to his name, but Jimmie Johnson and Kevin Harvick each have multiple victories this season. The premise of the NASCAR power ranking couldn't be any more straightforward. To be at or near the top, a driver needs to perform well consistently. Show More Summary
Did You Notice?… Any specific reasons why Jimmie Johnson’s team failed pre-qualifying inspection at Charlotte? No, I don’t have them either. That’s ultimately the reason why a NASCAR Appeals panel Tuesday threw out the most hotly debated P1 penalty since the sport developed a new system. It’s also left many fans in a state of...
Frontstretch will scour Twitter and other social media platforms every week looking for some of the best posts from your favorite NASCAR drivers, personalities and other people around the world of stock car racing. These were some of our favorite posts and we hope you enjoy them too! 1.) Bring Buescher & Bubba to Pocono 2.)...
Jimmie Johnson won't have the last pick of pit stalls at Michigan. Johnson's No. 48 was given written warnings for violations in consecutive races. Before the race at Dover, the team was penalized with a P1 penalty, the lowest-level infraction in NASCAR. Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT On Tuesday, the National Motorsports Appeals Panel overturned a NASCAR penalty assessed to the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports team (driver: Jimmie Johnson, crew chief Chad Knaus) that competes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. NASCAR issued written warnings to the No. 48 team over the course of two-consecutive race weekends at Charlotte [...]
Jimmie Johnson‘s appeal for a P1 penalty assessed at the end of May has been rescinded. A National Motorsports Appeals Panel handed down their decision Tuesday after both sides, Johnson and NASCAR presented their case surrounding warnings the No. 48 team had been assessed in back-to-back weeks. Those warnings, penned by NASCAR officials concerned a...
Magic Johnson, Tony Parker, Wesley Matthews, Jimmy Butler, Blake Griffin and more are also featured in the latest round of the popular segment. read more
To kick off the NBA Finals, "Jimmy Kimmel Live" unveiled a new, basketball-themed installment of the popular segment "Mean Tweets."
It's hard to believe, but we are halfway through the regular season. It seems like yesterday Joey Logano won the Daytona 500, and since then Jimmie Johnson has won four races, Kevin Harvick keeps finishing second (two wins too) and Jeff...Show More Summary