Jimmie Johnson is facing an opportunity only two other men ever have. By capturing his seventh NASCAR Cup championship last season, Johnson is now tied for the most all-time with Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt Sr. “It ends arguments,” Johnson told Yahoo Sports.
A couple years back Dale Earnhardt Jr. went to Terminal West, an old foundry turned mid-sized concert venue in Atlanta, to see a band that had caught his attention. Lord Huron had popped up on his Twenty One Pilots Pandora station and Junior was hooked by the Los Angeles-based indie folk music. Earnhardt had met someone close to the band, so after the show he was ushered backstage to meet the musicians.
Hirschman Captures Richie Evans 100 WinPreece Takes World Series Modified Title at New Smyrna NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. – Matt Hirschman used a late race move to score the win in Friday’s Richie Evans Memorial 100 for the Tour-Type Modifieds at New Smyrna Speedway. Hirschman took the point from race leader Ron Silk on the final restart with just 12 laps to go, but it wasn’t over from there. Silk charged back to the bumper and chased Hirschman’s No. 60 all the way around to the checkered flag. However, Hirschman wasn’t going to be denied. The win completed the week for him in grand style – after he had finished second in two of the first three races. “All week I’ve been trying to make the pass