Emotions will run high at Martinsville in first short track race of the season

...escalates from there."Ryan Newman will start second, followed by Martin Truex Jr. in third, Gordon in fourth, Jimmie Johnson in fifth, Tony Stewart in sixth, Kyle Larson in seventh, Matt Kenseth in eighth, Kasey Kahne in ninth and A...

Joey Logano takes Martinsville pole; Chase Elliott earns spot in field for Sprint Cup debut

...and just got beat by a little bit," Newman said.Martin Truex Jr. (98.018), Jeff Gordon (97.613) and Jimmie Johnson (97.583) complete the top five.Tony Stewart qualified sixth, Matt Kenseth was eighth and Dale Earnhardt Jr...

Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jimmie Johnson win duels at Daytona

...Daytona International Speedway.Jimmie Johnson gave Hendrick Motorsports a sweep...front row starters Jeff Gordon and Jimmie Johnson, moved into Sunday's main...on the restart.That advanced Jimmie Johnson into the lead. He stayed out...

Jimmie Johnson ready to return to top

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Jimmie Johnson understands the pressure the best athletes face because he's in that category.If a season ends without a championship for Johnson...

Jimmie Johnson pulls away for another Atlanta Sprint Cup win

HAMPTON, Ga. - Jimmie Johnson's race team was too slow getting his car through inspection for Friday's qualifying session at the Folds of Honor QuikTrip...

Kevin Harvick is not taking anything for granted

...then led just five laps last year before outlasting Kyle Larson and Tony Stewart on a crazy sprint to the finish.Jimmie Johnson has a record five victories at the track closest to his own hometown. "Hopefully we can continue to do the things...

Brad Keselowski rallies late to win at Fontana

...fourth ahead of Ryan Newman in their Richard Childress Racing Chevrolets. Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished in sixth and Jimmie Johnson ninth.Two-time defending Fontana champion Kyle Busch missed the race with a broken leg and foot.

Kevin Harvick makes it four wins in a row at Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. - There have been dominant drivers in NASCAR before, seasons where Jeff Gordon or Jimmie Johnson would reel off win after win to break the spirits of the rest of the garage.Dale Earnhardt had stretches where he was unbeatable...

Team wants to know if Kurt Busch will be eligible for title once he can compete again

...obviously does he come back, could he get into the Chase? Those issues really reside with NASCAR." TIRE TROUBLES: Jimmie Johnson had a strong car Sunday, but his day was ruined by two tire failures."The first one, they said the bead blew...

Kevin Harvick is man to beat in Phoenix

...this season with two runner-up finishes before winning last week.Waltrip likens this current dominance to the run Jimmie Johnson and Chad Knaus had as they racked up five consecutive championships and six overall."Smart crew chief, fast car...