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Johnson Wins Again and Extends Points Lead
Jimmie Johnson won for the second week in a row and extended his points lead in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship with two races left. Johnson led 168 of the 334 laps, but it came down to a series of restarts in the final 20 laps. Brad Keselowski took the lead in the first two, but Johnson g…
Race Season Nearing An End With A Stop In Texas
Tony Stewart is the defending race winner, but Jimmie Johnson is the points leader heading into the final three races in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship. Johnson moved past Brad Keselowski and took a 2-point lead in the Cup standings with his victory last Sunday at Martinsville Speedway.
Keselowski Wins At Dover, Takes Points Lead
Maybe he’s tearing a page from the formula Tony Stewart used last year – just keep winning, especially when they mean so much. Brad Keselowski is the leader in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship after winning for the second time in three races. Keselowski had just enough fuel to hold on to th…
Jimmie Johnson Looking To Build His Lead At Dover
Round three in the 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup championship is Sunday at Dover, Delaware’s Monster Mile.
Jimmie Johnson is the leader after two races after finishing second at both Chicago and New Hampshire.  And this week he could really build on that lead with a win at a t…
Biffle Wins At Michigan, Takes Points Lead [VIDEO]
Greg Biffle not only won the race at Michigan but took over the Sprint Cup points lead.  He actually inherited the lead in the race when Jimmie Johnson left the track with engine trouble with six laps to go. Because Johnson’s car left oil on the track it came down to a green-wh…
Gearing Up For The “Tricky Triangle”
Sprint Cup drivers head to Pocono Raceway this weekend for the first of two stops. It’s called the "The Tricky Triangle," but maybe even trickier this year. The 2.5-mile track has been repaved since last year. And from 500 miles both races this year have been reduce…
Jimmie Johnson Continues Dominance at Dover [VIDEO]
Yesterday’s Sprint Cup race at Dover started out badly with 13 cars including defending Cup champion Tony Stewart involved in a wreck on just the ninth lap. It ended the day of 6 drivers early.
After that it was Jimmie Johnson’s day to shine on a cloudy day. Johnson led 289 of the 400 laps for his …
Jimmie Johnson Enters Racing Record Book
Once it got to the final 10 laps – it wasn’t much of a race at all. Jimmy Johnson started in the front, stretched his lead and nobody else had a chance and he became a three-time winner of the Sprint Cup All-Star race.
The format of the race allowed the winners of each of the f…
Racing Under The Lights At Richmond This Weekend
NASCAR heads to the ¾ mile Richmond International Speedway for racing under the lights this weekend.  Last year Kyle Busch tied Richard Petty with his third straight win at the Richmond spring race and on Saturday night he'll be shooting to join Jeff Gordon and Darrell Waltrip as th…
New NASCAR Record at Texas [VIDEO]
They covered 501 miles in just over 3 hours.  At an average speed of just over 160 miles an hour, that was one quick race.  Clay Moden was there Saturday night and he got to see some history.  It wasn’t one of the most exciting races at Texas Motor Speedway, but there …
Newman Wins In A Wild Finish At Martinsville [VIDEO]
David Reutimann apologized for his mistake that had a huge impact on the outcome of yesterday’s race at Martinsville.  With a broken suspension he elected to stay on the track to build points, but then his engine quit and he coasted to a stop just three laps from the scheduled e…

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