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Aug 24
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Johnson Leads the Way for Chevrolet at Bristol

Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet SS, finished fourth and Kyle Larson, driver of the #42 Target Chevrolet SS, finished twelfth Saturday, August 23, 2014 in the Nascar Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee. (Photo by Rusty Jarrett/HHP for Chevy Racing) Four Team Chevy Drivers Finish in the Top 10 BRISTOL, Tenn. – August 23, 2014 – Six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson led the way for Team Chevy in his No. 48 Lowe’s Chevrolet SS at the Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway, with a fourth place finish. Johnson overcame two pit road speeding penalties to earn his seventh top five finish of the season.  The 500-lap Saturday night short track race netted Team Chevy four places in the top 10 finishing order. Kurt Busch, scored a fifth place finish in his No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS; while Jamie McMurray was eighth in his No. 1 McDonald’s Chevy SS. Paul Menard came home ninth in the No. 27 Serta/Menards Chevrolet SS. McMurray, ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Pure Michigan 400 Q&A with Jimmie Johnson

NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S /JIMMIE JOHNSON FOUNDATION CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed recent bad luck, the upcoming Chase, today’s rule change announced by NASCAR, and more. AFTER YOUR WIN HERE AT MICHIGAN IN JUNE, TALK ABOUT YOUR THOUGHTS ... FULL STORY »

AJ Allmendinger learning patience as Sprint Cup team progresses; Plus Saturday Notebook

AJ Allmendinger, driver of the #47 Scott Products Chevrolet, sits in his car in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International on August 8, 2014 in Watkins Glen, New York. - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images WATKINS GLEN, N.Y.— AJ Allmendinger is an excellent road-course racer with a chance to win Sunday’s Cheez-It 355 at the Glen (1 p.m. ET on ESPN). He’s also a realist. Allmendinger knows that, even if he wins the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS GoBowling.com 400 Q&A with Jimmie Johnson

NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S CHEVROLET met with media and discussed his performance thus far, the impact of a crew chief suspension, the Brickyard 400 and Jeff Gordon’s win there, and more. WHAT IS YOUR OUTLOOK FOR THIS WEEKEND AT POCONO? “I’m ... FULL STORY »

Atlanta Motor Speedway to host six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson on Aug. 6th at Dantanna’s and the Metro Atlanta Chamber

Atlanta Motor Speedway Logo HAMPTON, Ga. (July 30, 2014) — Six-Time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson will visit Atlanta on Wed., Aug 6 and participate in a host of activities in preparation of the Atlanta 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Final Practice Session Speeds

2014 NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson (Kobalt Tools) - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images Defending 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) champion, Jimmie Johnson - with a lap speed of 189.298mph - was the fastest in Saturday morning's final practice session for Sunday's John Wayne Walding 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Brad Keselowski was second ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Q&A with Jimmie Johnson

2014 NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson (Lowe's/Kobalt) in car - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S/KOBALT TOOLS CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and discussed changes he would make to the 2015 schedule, his favorite Brickyard 400 memories and many other topics. MODERATOR: We are now joined ... FULL STORY »



Jimmie Johnson - Photo Credit: Getty Images
2014 NSCS Camping World RV Sales 301 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 07.11.14
Jimmie Johnson, with a lap speed of 135.313mph, was the quickest early Friday afternoon at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS) during the first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) practice session for Sunday's Camping World RV Sales 301. Series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Kyle Larson, was second quickest with a ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Camping World RV Sales 301 Q&A with Driver Jimmie Johnson
Posted 07.11.14
JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S CHEVROLET SS, met with media and discussed racing at New Hampshire, testing for future Chase races, the upcoming off-weekend, the newly-formed RTA, and more.  YOU HAVE THREE WINS HERE AT NEW HAMPSHIRE. TELL US ABOUT HOW YOU FEEL THIS WEEKEND “We’ve had great cars and things have ...FULL STORY »
The helmet of Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's/Kobalt Tools Chevrolet, is seen in the garage during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on May 31, 2014 in Dover, Delaware. - Photo Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Coke Zero 400 Q&A with Driver Jimmie Johnson
Posted 07.03.14
JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S PATRIOTIC CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed his teammate Dale Earnhardt, Jr., plate racing at Daytona and how it compares with Talladega, and more. Full Transcript: YOU ARE A THREE-TIME WINNER THIS SEASON. TALK ABOUT COMING TO DAYTONA WHEN WE’RE ALMOST AT THE MIDPOINT OF ...FULL STORY »
Quaker State 400 Presented by Advance Auto Parts
Friday Notebook: Kentucky possible gateway to Chase; Plus Jimmie Johnson; Brendan Gaughan
Posted 06.27.14
Kentucky possible gateway to Chase: The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will host just their fourth race at Kentucky Speedway Saturday night. In the previous three races, the Quaker State 400 presented by Advance Auto Parts has produced three different race winners, as well as three different pole sitters (2011 pole sitter ...FULL STORY »
U.S. President Barack Obama (C) poses for a picture with the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson (5thR), team owner Rick Hendrick (3rd L), crew chief Chad Knaus (4th L), during an event in the East Room of the White House on June 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. Johnson was honored for winning his 6th Sprint Cup championship. - Photo Credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Quaker State 400 Q&A with Driver Jimmie Johnson
Posted 06.27.14
JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed visiting the White House last week, how his season is progressing, the rough track at Kentucky, his teammates, and more. Full Transcript:  TALK ABOUT BEING AT THE WHITE HOUSE THIS WEEK AND BEING RECOGNIZED BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 Q&A with Driver Jimmie Johnson
Posted 06.20.14
JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Sonoma Raceway and discussed his recent trip to his hometown of El Cajon, California, his assessment of what qualifying will be like tomorrow and many other topics.  Full Transcript: YOU HAVE HAD A BIG WEEK HERE IN CALIFORNIA TALK ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon (AARP Drive to End Hunger) - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images
Jeff Gordon is Hendrick’s best shot at tying record
Posted 06.19.14
If Hendrick Motorsports wishes to extend its three-driver, five-race winning streak, Jeff Gordon needs to be Jeff Gordon. The undisputed King of the Road Course has nine career wins on road courses, a robust record considering the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series turns left-then-right-then-left-again only twice a year. And though both Jimmie ...FULL STORY »
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's/Kobalt Tools Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway on June 15, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images
Jimmie Johnson gets third win of the season at Michigan
Posted 06.15.14
BROOKLYN, Mich. - At long last, Jimmie Johnson knows what it feels like to visit victory lane at Michigan International Speedway. The six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup series champion took the lead for good on Lap 191 after a cycle of pit stops and cruised to the checkered flag at Sunday’s Quicken ...FULL STORY »
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's/Kobalt Tools Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway on June 15, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Quicken Loans 400 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 06.15.14
For the third time (in 4-weeks) this season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) the 2013 defending champion, Jimmie Johnson, finds himself in victory lane; as well as, second in the point standings after winning Sunday's Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway. Along with today's victory being Johnson's third win of the ...FULL STORY »


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