Jimmie Johnson

DOVER, DE - MAY 31:  Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Pro Services Chevrolet, celebrates with champagne in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on May 31, 2015 in Dover, Delaware.  (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

Johnson Earns 10th Victory At Dover

Johnson had already mastered the Monster Mile like no other driver. His latest win earned him a slice of NASCAR history that etched his name in the same class as five Hall of Fame drivers.

KHTK Sports 1140–06/01/2015

FORT WORTH, TX - APRIL 11:  Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Pro Services Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 11, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

Johnson Gets Fifth NASCAR Win In Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) Jimmie Johnson was still chasing Jamie McMurray and Kevin Harvick, trying to get back in front as the laps wound down at Texas Motor Speedway. Then Johnson got the break that […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/12/2015

HAMPTON, GA - MARCH 01: Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on March 1, 2015 in Hampton, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Johnson Pulls Away For Atlanta Win

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) The season just started. The calendar hasn’t even turned to spring. Yet Jimmie Johnson has all but wrapped up a shot at his record-tying seventh NASCAR Sprint Cup title. Quickly establishing he’s […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/02/2015

HOMESTEAD, FL - NOVEMBER 16:  Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates with the trophy in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida.  (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

Harvick Hoists 1st Cup Title In Thrilling Fashion

Kevin Harvick jostled his 2-year-old son on his lap, egging him on to speak into the microphone and tell the world his daddy was the NASCAR champion. “Say, `We win,’” said Harvick, who beamed during […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/17/2014

AVONDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 09: Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, leads Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 9, 2014 in Avondale, Arizona.  (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

New NASCAR Chase Format Is Breaking Hearts

NASCAR’s new championship format, lauded for creating nail-biting intensity, wild emotional swings and tension on and off of the track, has also been full of heartbreak. Dale Earnhardt Jr. had one of the best seasons […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/11/2014

FORT WORTH, TX - NOVEMBER 02:  Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, and Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, are involved in a fight at the conclusion of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on November 2, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

WATCH: Gordon, Keselowski Start Brawl After NASCAR Race

Brad Keselowski is doing everything he can for a chance at another NASCAR championship. No matter how angry he makes other drivers. Jeff Gordon was fighting mad at Texas, leading to a post-race confrontation with […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/03/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - OCTOBER 11:  Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on October 11, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Harvick Moves Into 3rd Round With Charlotte Win

It was fight night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, where Kevin Harvick advanced¬†into the third round of the championship and two drivers had to be restrained from brawling with Brad Keselowski. Harvick won Saturday night to […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/12/2014

KANSAS CITY, KS - OCTOBER 05:  Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway on October 5, 2014 in Kansas City, Kansas.  (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)

Logano Holds Off Larson For Kansas Win, Advances In Chase

The first sign that Kansas Speedway was going to be a heartbreaker for Hendrick Motorsports should have come during qualifying when Jimmie Johnson inexplicably spun and earned one of his worst starting spots since 2005. […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/05/2014

DOVER, DE - SEPTEMBER 28:  Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway on September 28, 2014 in Dover, Delaware.  (Photo by Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images)

Gordon Wins At Dover As Chase Field Cut To 12

At 43, Jeff Gordon entered the season answering questions about retirement. After wins at Kansas, Indianapolis, Michigan and Dover for his first four-win season since he had six in 2007, the four-time NASCAR champion is […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/29/2014

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Musicians + Sports: Chase Rice On NFL Dreams And NASCAR Victories With Jimmie Johnson

“The NFL was a very, very attainable goal,” the country music star and former North Carolina Tar Heels linebacker revealed during the exclusive video interview.

09/22/2014

RICHMOND, VA - SEPTEMBER 06:  Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M's Toyota, Aric Almirola, driver of the #43 Gwaltney Ford, Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet, Greg Biffle, driver of the #16 3M Call Before You Dig Ford, and Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, celebrate on stage after qualifying for the Chase for the Sprint Cup during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway on September 6, 2014 in Richmond, Virginia.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

16 Drivers, 1 Title: NASCAR Chase Field Is Set

The 26th race of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season is over, and the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup field is set. We’re about to get our first look at NASCAR’s new Chase format, […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/09/2014

DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 23:  Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 National Guard Chevrolet (left), celebrates with Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, in victory lane after winning during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 23, 2014 in Daytona Beach, Florida.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

NASCAR Winning With Gordon, Junior 1-2

It was Jeff Gordon’s championship to lose just a week ago after his record fifth win at the Brickyard. Then Dale Earnhardt Jr. completed a season sweep at Pocono and now he’s the guy to […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/05/2014

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