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

Jimmie Johnson Takes His Sixth NASCAR Championship In Florida

Sebastian Vettel may have taken his fourth Formula One championship this year, but Jimmie Johnson just powered his Chevrolet to his sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship today at Homestead in Florida in the Ford Ecoboost 400. Six, goddamn man! » 11/17/13 6:41pm 11/17/13 6:41pm

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

Flipping For First

Jimmie Johnson placed second at the Ford 400 Sunday to claim his fifth NASCAR Sprint Cup in a row, but Carl Edwards won the race, celebrating with a traditional backflip. Photo: Todd Warshaw/Getty » 11/22/10 12:00pm 11/22/10 12:00pm

Jimmie Johnson Wins Fourth Consecutive NASCAR Championship

Jimmie Johnson is the only driver to win four consecutive NASCAR championships after placing 5th at the Ford 400 this weekend. But does this really make him the greatest NASCAR driver ever? » 11/23/09 10:00am 11/23/09 10:00am

Jimmie Johnson Visits White House, Gives President Tips On Turning…

President Obama is congratulating Jimmie Johnson today on turning left better than any other NASCAR driver. In return, he was given this car, which was, in turn, given to Joe Biden. » 8/19/09 5:15pm 8/19/09 5:15pm

Jimmie Johnson Has Sweet Dance Moves

Sprint Cup racer Jimmie Johnson shows off his "sweet" dance moves in what's quite possibly one of the funniest Gatorade commercials we've ever seen. Plus, gymnast Alicia Sacramone's adorable. » 2/19/09 12:05am 2/19/09 12:05am

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

Questions Linger Over Johnson Daytona Win

C'mon, why's everyone gittin' all over Nascar star and yesterday's Daytona 500 winner Jimmie Johnson? Just because his crew chief Chad "The Finagler" Knaus got himself suspended for slapping illegal aerodynamic appointments on Johnson's car before a qualifying run doesn't mean JJ's win in the most high-profile race… » 2/20/06 9:22am 2/20/06 9:22am

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 passed… » 9/28/05 11:29am 9/28/05 11:29am