The Early Lead: Jimmie Johnson

Posted at 07:45 AM ET, 11/18/2013

Jimmie Johnson wins sixth Sprint Cup title, speaks to Donovan McNabb, Michael Jordan

McNabb had questioned whether drivers were athletes; MJ had joked about having only five titles.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:45 AM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jimmie Johnson, Michael Jordan, NASCAR

Posted at 12:27 PM ET, 11/11/2013

NASCAR: Jimmie Johnson adds to Sprint Cup lead; Kevin Harvick wins at Phoenix

Jimmie Johnson adds to his lead in the Sprint Cup standings with a third place finish at the AdvoCare500 in Phoenix.

By Kelyn Soong  |  12:27 PM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jimmie Johnson, kevin harvick, NASCAR, Sprint Cup

Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 09/30/2013

Dale Earnhardt Jr. can't catch Jimmie Johnson at Dover

Error on pit road is costly as Junior's winless streak grows to 48 races.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:47 AM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Auto racing, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jimmie Johnson