Fox News - Fair & Balanced

Jimmie Johnson

Jimmie Johnson returns to track mourning loss of brother-in-law

Jimmie Johnson returned to the race track Friday still mourning the loss of his brother-in-law in a skydiving accident.Jordan Janway died Sunday in San Diego County after apparently colliding with another parachutist during freefall, and then failing to open his parachute in time.Janway was the 27-year-old brother of Johnson's wife, Chandra.The six-time NASCAR champion said it's been a difficult week as the Janway family has mourned the loss. But he said he was eager to get back to work and turn his attention toward winning Sunday's race....

Read More

  1. Chevy's NASCAR for the Road

    Fox Car Report's Gary Gastelu tests the 2014 Chevrolet SS on the dirt track at New Egypt Speedway.

  2. 2014 Chevrolet SS Test Drive

    First person to paint a “48” on one of these wins.The 2014 Chevrolet SS is the closest you can get to one of the cars Jimmie Johnson – or anyone, for that matter – r...

  3. Wins from both drivers allows Team Penske to comfortably focus on testing at Chase tracks

    As he chased Joey Logano around Texas Motor Speedway, more than a few people wondered if Brad Keselowski was letting off the gas just a little bit to help his teamma...

  4. Earnhardt out of Texas race after driving into grass that leads to fiery crash

    NASCAR points leader Dale Earnhardt Jr. is out of the race at Texas after a wreck.Earnhardt drove into the rain-drenched grass and then had a fiery crash against the...

  5. Joey Logano makes last-lap pass of Jeff Gordon for win at Texas after late white flag

    With a significant lead and the laps winding down, Joey Logano kept thinking about getting to the white flag.Less than a half-lap from finally seeing that wave at Te...

  6. The Inside Line: Logano the next to join Chase party

    Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - After winning Monday's rain-delayed race at Texas Motor Speedway, Joey Logano is already looking ahead to the Chase for the Sp...

  7. Earnhardt Jr., Harvick out early in Texas Sprint Cup race

    Fort Worth, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kevin Harvick had their race end early in Monday's rain-delayed Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedwa...

  8. Earnhardt Jr. out of Texas race after fiery wreck

    NASCAR points leader Dale Earnhardt Jr. is out of the race at Texas after a wreck.Earnhardt drove into the rain-drenched grass and then had a fiery crash against the...

  9. Joey Logano wins Duck Commander 500 NASCAR race in Texas

    Joey Logano made a last-lap pass of Jeff Gordon during extra laps Monday after a late caution in a rain-delayed race at Texas, becoming the seventh different winner ...

  10. Jimmie Johnson believes his team isn't to blame for its tire woes at Bristol

    Jimmie Johnson doesn't believe his Hendrick Motorsports team was to blame for his tire coming apart at Bristol Motor Speedway.Johnson was running second early in Sun...

  11. Kyle Busch relishing the possibilities, and the lessons, after first victory of the season

    Kurt Busch couldn't be more delighted with his move to Stewart-Haas Racing.Six races into the marriage, he ended an 83-race winless streak Sunday at Martinsville Spe...

  12. Kurt Busch passes Johnson with 10 to go, ends 83-race drought with win at Martinsville

    Kurt Busch passed Martinsville master Jimmie Johnson for the lead with 10 laps to go Sunday and held off the eight-time winner to win at Martinsville Speedway for th...

  1. Harvick's 2nd win this season has him, Stewart-Haas team aiming for bigger things

    Kevin Harvick knew his first-year Stewart-Haas Racing team was better than it had shown the past few weeks. After taking the Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on Sa...

  2. Harvick takes Southern 500 for 1st Darlington victory and 1st 2-time Sprint Cup winner

    Kevin Harvick used one of the few weekend missteps to pull out his first Darlington victory.Harvick was among several veteran drivers fighting for the Nationwide Ser...

  3. Harvick wins Southern 500 at Darlington

    Darlington, SC (SportsNetwork.com) - Kevin Harvick became the first repeat winner of the 2014 Sprint Cup Series season by taking Saturday night's Southern 500 at Dar...

  4. Hendrick Motorsports strong again, even with just 1 win among 4 star drivers

    One thing's crystal clear as NASCAR's Sprint Cup series heads into its annual Easter break — Hendrick Motorsports looks as strong as ever.Don't pay attention to the ...

  5. Kenseth, Johnson aiming for first wins this season

    Darlington, SC (SportsNetwork.com) - Jimmie Johnson and Matt Kenseth finished 1-2, respectively, in the 2013 SprintCup Series point standings and combined for 13 win...

  6. This Week in Auto Racing April 11 - 13

    Darlington, SC (SportsNetwork.com) - Darlington Raceway is the site of this weekend's NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series races. IndyCar is out on the West Coast...

  7. Harvick claims Darlington pole

    Darlington, SC (SportsNetwork.com) - Kevin Harvick became the eighth different pole winner in as many Sprint Cup Series races this season after posting the fastest l...

‹ Prev12345Next ›