Jimmie Johnson's '71 Corvette Has A New Stingray V8 And It's So Badass

Just when I think General Motors' SEMA offerings will be total duds this year, they go and totally redeem themselves with a very badass 1971 Corvette powered by a brand new LT1 crate motor from a modern Corvette Stingray. It's for Jimmie Johnson, a man who knows more than a little bit about speed. » 11/04/14 2:55pm 11/04/14 2:55pm

Watch Danica Patrick Narrowly Dodge Two Cars In Daytona 500 Crash

On just the second lap of the Daytona 500 there was a massive crash involving numerous cars. Jimmie Johnson appears to have been turned by Elliott Sadler and then thwacked by David Ragan, followed by a pinball that claimed a bunch of other cars including Danica Patrick who, somehow, threads the needle between two cars. » 2/27/12 7:35pm 2/27/12 7:35pm

Reigning Champ Jimmie Johnson Takes Pole For Daytona 500, We Make…

At today's qualifying session for the 50th running of the "Great American Race," Jimmie Johnson clinched the pole for next Sunday's race with a lap speed of 185.082mph today on the 2.5-mile banked tri-oval. It's a good way for Johnson to start out a season where he's looking to match the record set by the great Cale… » 2/10/08 6:40pm 2/10/08 6:40pm

Shocks 'n' All: NASCAR Investigates Rear-End Height of Six Cars

Jimmie Johnson, last weekend's winner at Dover, DE, had his rear shocks confiscated by the France Family Henchmen NASCAR officials, along with Kyle Busch, Ryan Newman, Rusty Wallace, Mark Martin and Greg Biffle. The reason? Other drivers were complaining about the height of the cars' rear ends. While they all… » 9/28/05 11:29am 9/28/05 11:29am