Six-time Sprint Cup champ Jimmie Johnson looking for another sliver of speed
News & Observer
“Stats are nice to look at, but you've got to live in the present,” Johnson said. “Just because we've been good at those tracks doesn't guarantee us anything going back. It makes the week leading into it feel a little bit better, it gives us some ...
NHMS notebook: Jimmie Johnson searching for more speed
LOUDON, N.H. — Jimmie Johnson is a six-time champion. He's swiped the checkered flag 69 times. During a four-race stretch this summer, Johnson peeled away with three wins. History is a powerful benchmark. It provides perspective on the present.
Can you believe Jimmie Johnson is 39?
“No, I don't feel 39,” Johnson said Friday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. “And the number is getting bigger. It wasn't long ago I was the rookie, the up-and-coming, and I just watched Kyle (Larson) walk out (of the media center) and it looks like he ...
The folly of fretting about Jimmie Johnson in NASCAR's Chase
Los Angeles Times
We're only one race into NASCAR's 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup title playoff and already there's a lot of hand-wringing about Jimmie Johnson. Johnson, who turned 39 on Wednesday, is the reigning Cup champion who's seeking a seventh title, which ...