For the record 11th year in a row, Dale Earnhardt Jr. has won the vote as NASCAR's most popular driver by the fans.
Jeff Burton has joined Michael Waltrip Racing to test and drive the No. 66 Toyota in a select number of races during the 2014 Sprint Cup Series season, the team announced on Monday.
Both Stewart-Haas Racing and Roush Fenway Racing announced multiple personnel changes in their competition departments for the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series seasons.
Former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb said last Friday on the Fox Sports 1 show "Fox Sports Live" that Jimmie Johnson is not an athlete.
Jimmie Johnson claimed his sixth championship in the Sprint Cup Series after finishing ninth in Sunday's season-ending Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Ryan Blaney claimed the pole position, while soon-to-be crowned Camping World Truck Series champion Matt Crafton qualified eighth for Friday night's Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Regardless of where Kenseth, Harvick or any other driver finishes at this 1.5- mile racetrack, Johnson will clinch the championship with a finish of 23rd or better, 24th or higher and at least one lap led or 25th or better and the most laps led.
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NASCAR driver and former Daytona 500 winner Trevor Bayne revealed on Tuesday that he has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis but has been cleared by doctors and NASCAR to race.
Put the six-pack on ice for Jimmie Johnson and his No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports team this coming weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Kevin Harvick won the Chase race at Phoenix International Raceway for the second year in a row, while Jimmie Johnson took a big step towards claiming his sixth Sprint Cup Series championship with a third-place finish in Sunday's AdvoCare 500.
Jimmie Johnson will start on the pole for Sunday's AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Raceway -- the penultimate race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship -- after setting a new track qualifying record.
Johnson reclaimed the top spot in the Chase standings with a win last weekend at Texas. Kenseth and Johnson had been tied in points. But Kenseth is now faced with his largest points deficit in the Chase following a fourth-place run there.
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