5-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson follows worst season with worst Daytona 500
SPARK PLUGS: Since winning the Daytona 500 in 2006, Jimmie Johnson has finished 39th, 27th, 31st, 35th, 27th and now 42nd. Dale Earnhardt Jr. extended his winless streak to 130 races. Defending series champion Tony Stewart started third and led
In 28 years as a NASCAR team owner, his drivers have brought 10 titles, including five in a row by Jimmie Johnson from 2006-10, back to his headquarters near Charlotte Motor Speedway. About the only shortcoming has been an inability to get all of his
AP AP AP By MARK LONG AP Five-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson, former IndyCar driver Danica Patrick and defending race champion Trevor Bayne have been involved in a wreck on the second lap of the Daytona 500. Elliott Sadler nudged Johnson from
Jimmie Johnson was long gone when all the Daytona disorder ensued. He missed the explosion, the fire, the lengthy cleanup, the finish and the fog. He surely would have endured it all rather than the night he had at the Daytona 500.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Five-time champion Jimmie Johnson followed up his worst season in NASCAR with his worst finish in the Daytona 500. Johnson wrecked on the second lap of The Great American Race on Monday,