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Apr 08
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Is Jimmie Johnson already in the danger zone?

Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, looks on during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway on March 21, 2014 in Fontana, California. - Photo Credit: Getty Images It's a foregone conclusion, isn't it? Jimmie Johnson will win one of the next 19 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races -- guaranteed. Right? Since the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup was instituted in 2004, Johnson is the only driver to qualify for each of the 10 playoffs that have determined the champion of NASCAR's foremost series. Not once in his 12 previous full years in Sprint Cup racing has Johnson gone more than 12 races into a season without winning. If he doesn't get a victory in Saturday night's Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway, it will be only the second time in the Chase era he has failed to win before the ninth event of a season. With that in mind, ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Duck Commander 500 Q&A with Driver Jeff Gordon

Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta/Texas A&M School of Engineering Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 AXALTA/TEXAS A & M SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Texas Motor Speedway and discussed the first two practice sessions, his visit to the Texas A & M campus and ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Duck Commander 500 First Practice Session Speeds

2014 NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images Defending 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) champion, Jimmie Johnson, on Friday at Texas Motor Speedway, posted the quickest lap speed of 193.237 m.p.h., during the first 2014 NSCS Duck Commander 500 practice session. Greg Biffle put up the second quickest lap ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Duck Commander 500 Q&A with Driver Jimmie Johnson

2014 NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson (Lowe's) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S SPRING IS CALLING CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed the new race format and number of winners so far this season, tire wear, upcoming tracks, and more.  WE’LL JUST LET YOU START: “I appreciate the opportunity ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Duck Commander 500 Q&A with Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr

2014 NSCS Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images DALE EARNHARDT, JR., NO. 88 NATIONAL GUARD CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media and shared his thoughts on the reduction of power in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, if he is attending the Final Four this weekend while ... FULL STORY »

Jimmie Johnson and Jeff Gordon Lead Team Chevy in Qualifying at Martinsville Speedway

NSCS No. 24 Axalta (Jeff Gordon) and the No. 48 Lowes (Jimmie Johnson) Chevrolets - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images Five Team Chevy Drivers will Start in the Top-Ten MARTINSVILLE, Va. (March 28, 2014) – Chevy SS drivers and Hendrick Motorsports teammates Jimmie Johnson and Jeff Gordon led the way for Chevrolet in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) qualifying at Martinsville Speedway.   ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS STP 500 Q&A with Driver Jeff Gordon

Jeff Gordon drives the #24 Axalta Chevrolet during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on March 14, 2014 in Bristol, Tennessee. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 AXALTA CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Martinsville Speedway and discussed his winning record at Martinsville Speedway, tire testing at Sonoma this past weekend and many other topics.  HOW DO YOU EXPLAIN YOUR AND ... FULL STORY »



2014 NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson (Lowe's) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
2014 NSCS STP 500 Q&A with Driver Jimmie Johnson
Posted 03.28.14
JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Martinsville Speedway and discussed his opportunity to get a win this weekend, his past Martinsville memories and many other topics. TALK ABOUT MARTINSVILLE SPEEDWAY WHERE YOU HAVE HAD SO MUCH SUCCESS OVER THE YEARS: “Always exciting to come ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
2014 NSCS STP 500 Q&A with Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Posted 03.28.14
DALE EARNHARDT, JR., NO. 88 DIET MOUNTAIN DEW CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media and discussed getting his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory at Martinsville, what makes the Hendrick Motorsports organization so good at the paperclip and many other topics.  COMING UP TO MARTINSVILLE CERTAINLY A TRACK YOU ...FULL STORY »
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Hendrick Motorsports celebrates fans with 30th Anniversary sweepstakes
Posted 03.27.14
CONCORD, N.C. (March 27, 2014) – Marking the team’s 30th anniversary season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Hendrick Motorsports and its partners will give away 30 prizes in 30 days from March 27 to April 25. The sweepstakes launched today at www.HendrickMotorsports.com. In addition to 30 daily prizes, fans can enter to win ...FULL STORY »
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, looks on during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway on March 21, 2014 in Fontana, California. - Photo Credit: Getty Images
California Native Jimmie Johnson Leads Team Chevy in Qualifying at Auto Club Speedway
Posted 03.21.14
Six Team Chevy Drivers Will Start in the Top-12  FONTANA, Calif. (March 21, 2014) – Six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson led the way for Team Chevy in qualifying for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Auto Club Speedway with a third-place time of 38.516 (186.935 mph) in his No. ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Auto Club 400 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 03.21.14
The 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) defending champion, Jimmie Johnson, with a lap speed of 188.664 m.p.h., was the quickest Friday afternoon during the first NSCS Auto Club 400 practice session at Auto Club Speedway. Johnson's fellow Hendrick Motorsports teammate, Jeff Gordon, was second quickest with a lap speed of 188.511 m.p.h., ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Auto Club 400 Q&A with Driver Jimmie Johnson
Posted 03.21.14
JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S “SPRING IS CALLING” CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Auto Club Speedway and discussed not having a victory thus far in the season,  racing at his home track and many other topics. EARLY IN THE SEASON, BUT YOU STILL DON’T HAVE A WIN.  ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr (National Guard) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Food City 500 Q&A with Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr
Posted 03.14.14
DALE EARNHARDT JR, NO. 88 NATIONAL GUARD CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Bristol Motor Speedway and discussed racing at Bristol, payback, celebrating his Daytona 500 victory and much more. COMING TO BRISTOL, FIRST SHORT TRACK ON THE SEASON THIS SEASON, TALK ABOUT YOUR MINDSET COMING HERE. YOU’VE ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson (Kobalt Tools) - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Food City 500 Q&A with Driver Jimmie Johnson
Posted 03.14.14
JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 KOBALT TOOLS CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Bristol Motor Speedway and discussed his outlook for this weekend’s race at Bristol Motor Speedway, the changes in the qualifying procedure, not having a win through the first three races in 2014 and many other ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Jimmie Johnson (Kobalt Tools) - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR
2014 NSCS Kobalt 400 Q&A with Driver Jimmie Johnson
Posted 03.07.14
JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 KOBALT TOOLS CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and discussed memories of racing in the Las Vegas, Nevada area, the added adjustability in the cars with the new rules package, Dale Earnhardt, Jr.’s confidence level and may other topics.  TALK ...FULL STORY »


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