Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Jimmie Johnson News

News on Jimmie Johnson continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

11 hrs ago | Times Observer

Hendrick pit coach Munksgard leaving NASCAR for job outside of racing

Warren-native Lance Munksgard is leaving NASCAR as pit crew coach for Hendrick Motorsports' Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. for a job outside of racing, according to pittalks.com.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, Nascar Drivers, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, Warren, PA, Hendrick Motorsports, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Rick Hendrick, NASCAR Busch

12 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

To be clear, this city has many champions

As with comedy, history is hard. Especially for many attached to today's generation, those who can look down at their cells while driving and crossing the street but can't look back past the beginning of April.

Comment?

Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Marathon, Sports, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Racing

Wed Apr 23, 2014

News Observer

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s words show more confidence

That's not the case anymore, and that's speaks volumes about how far Earnhardt has come in six-plus seasons with HMS.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Chase Austin, NASCAR Busch, Jarit Johnson, Johnny Davis

Motorsport.com

Team Chevy drivers preview the race at Richmond

Says Danica Patrick: 'If anybody has the key to Richmond, please pass it along because I have not figured it out yet.'

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Danica Patrick, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Andretti Autosport, Racing, Indy Racing, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Rick Hendrick, NASCAR Busch, Ryan Newman, Stewart-Haas Racing

Motorsport.com

NASCAR notes: Johnson-Kenseth drought, Gordon leads points, Edwards ready for Richmond

When will Johnson, Kenseth quench thirst: Here's a stat that properly illustrates how weird this Jimmie Johnson/Matt Kenseth "drought" is: The last time neither won any of the first eight races, Johnson wasn't even in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series yet.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Busch, Matt Kenseth, Jack Roush, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR Nationwide Series

Tue Apr 22, 2014

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Le Mars Community School Foundation hopes to win large grant

The Le Mars Community School Foundation hopes to win a $25,000 grant in the "Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope" competition.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Racing, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Andy Belmont

Mon Apr 21, 2014

WCNC-TV Charlotte

Brother of officer killed by Boston bombers pushes for natl. holiday

The running of the Boston Marathon is especially tough for one Charlottean. His brother was Sean Collier, the M.I.T. officer the suspects killed as police began to close in on them.

Comment?

Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Marathon, Sports, Racing, NASCAR, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, Nascar Drivers

Marco Eagle

Champions For Learning needs public's help to win grant, NASCAR helmet logo

The Education Foundation of Collier County - Champions For Learning needs your help to win $25,000 and be a part of NASCAR.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Racing, NASCAR, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, Nascar Drivers

National Speed Sport News

TORC Series Coming To Charlotte

TORC: The Off-Road Championship presented by AMSOIL, the popular Baja-style off-road truck racing series, will return to The Dirt Track at Charlotte April 25-26 with the Husqvarna Showdown.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Racing, NASCAR, Johnny Davis, Nascar Drivers, NASCAR Busch, Jarit Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup

Fri Apr 18, 2014

ESPN

Rivera will keep Panthers on fast track

Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera began the offseason by spending several hours picking the brain of the most successful coach in professional team sports over the past 10 years.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NFC, NFL Football, NFC South, Steve Smith (Carolina Panthers), NFL Players, New England Patriots, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, Hendrick Motorsports

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Poughkeepsie Journal

Players: Upcoming car rally race is worth checking out

Editor's note: Hike of the Week columnist Ralph Ferrusi wrote his thoughts on the NASA Rally Sport Empire State Performance Rally where spectators can do some hiking and check out the car racing.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NASCAR, Racing, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, Jeff Gordon, Nascar Drivers

KOLD-TV Tucson

Vote to help the Tucson Museum of Art win $25,000

The Jimmie Johnson Foundation says the Tucson Museum of Art is one of the 10 semi-finalists eligible for a $25,000 grant.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, Nascar Drivers, Racing

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Stock Car Spin

Jimmie Johnson's Helmet of Hope program finalists announced

On Wednesday, the Jimmie Johnson Foundation announced the 10 finalists for 2014 in the Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope program.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Racing, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Andy Belmont

TheCelebrityCafe

Chase Elliot's wins prove NASCAR needs to limit Cup drivers in Nationwide Series

NASCAR fans, just like any other sports fans, don't like domination. Just ask fans who don't like Jimmie Johnson, who has won six Sprint Cup championships in the last eight years, which includes five in a row from 2006 to 2010.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nationwide Series, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Kyle Larson

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Star Online

NASCAR Column: Consistency valuable even as wins in focus

We're eight races into the NASCAR Sprint Cup season, and the top series has this coming weekend off.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Racing, Andy Belmont, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Kevin Harvick, Richard Childress Racing, NASCAR Busch, Kurt Busch, PENSKE RACING, Hendrick Motorsports

Mon Apr 14, 2014

NewsOK.com

Hendrick up front, even without wins

Don't pay attention to the lack of wins with just Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s season-opening Daytona 500 victory in the ledger.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Jeff Gordon, Nascar Drivers, Racing, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Andy Belmont, Tad Geschickter, Bryan Clauson, Nate Monteith, NASCAR Busch, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Michael Valiante

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Auto Racing Daily

Interview With Dale Earnhardt Jr. And Jimmie Johhnson At Darlington

DALE EARNHARDT JR. : Yeah, that was - we really weren't a top-two car, we were probably the third best car, fourth best car, depending on where Jimmie and Jeff Gordon were.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Racing, Dale Earnhardt Jr., NASCAR, Rick Hendrick, Nascar Drivers, NASCAR Busch, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, Jeff Gordon

MotorAuthority

Watch Jimmie Johnson And Dale Earnhardt Jr. Race Restomod Pickups: Video

If you could take out the incessant left turns and spectacular crashes, a typical NASCAR race is essentially a four-hour commercial for at least 43 different companies, but these sponsorships keep cars on the track and the shop lights on.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Racing, Dale Earnhardt Jr., NASCAR, Rick Hendrick, Nascar Drivers, NASCAR Busch, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Sporting News

Jimmie Johnson rallies, settles for third at Darlington

Johnson had no hope of catching Kevin Harvick as the race went into its final 10 laps but when a caution flag came out with eight laps remaining, Johnson had the opportunity he was hoping for - one last pit stop.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Racing, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Kevin Harvick, Richard Childress Racing, NASCAR Busch

St. Petersburg Times

Harvick wins NASCAR's Southern 500

Kevin Harvick won his first Southern 500 on Saturday, passing Dale Earnhardt Jr. two laps from the end of the longest race in the track's 65-year NASCAR history.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Racing, NASCAR, Kevin Harvick, Richard Childress Racing, Nascar Drivers, NASCAR Busch, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Rick Hendrick, Hendrick Motorsports, NASCAR Nextel Cup, Greg Biffle, Matt Kenseth, Jack Roush

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••