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A Racing Legend Passes
They called him the "Silver Fox". he was the gold standard for NASCAR. David Pearson has died at the age of 83. His 105 career wins trails only Petty's 200 on NASCAR's all-time list,
Jimmie Johnson Has Won His Seventh NASCAR Championship
.Jimmie Johnson Has Won His Seventh NASCAR Championship.
The win ties Johnson with Dale Earnhardt and Richard Petty in the NASCAR record books. He did it by holding off defending champion Kyle Busch and Joey Logano on a late restart.
The fourth contender in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship wa…
48 goes for #7
Jimmie Johnson, whom many had written off in today's 500 mile race in Martinsville, VA after suffering front end damage early on, took the checkers in pursuit of his record-tying seventh NASCAR season championship.
NASCAR Icon Richard Petty Receives Argetsinger Award
CORNING, N.Y. (AP) — Richard Petty, the winningest driver in NASCAR history, was honored Thursday night with the Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for outstanding contributions to motorsports.
The award, given by the International Motor Racing Research Center, was presented by NASCAR, International …