Johnson Continues To Etch Name In History

Jimmie Johnson notched his 83rd career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series win Sunday at Dover International Speedway, tying him with NASCAR Hall of Famer Cale Yarborough for sixth on the all-time win list.Jimmie Johnson notched his 83rd career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series win Sunday at Dover International Speedway, tying him with NASCAR Hall of Famer Cale Yarborough for sixth on the all-time win list. The victory was also the 11th for Johnson at Dover, making him the third driver – along with NASCAR Hall of Famers Richard Petty and Darrell Waltrip – to amass 11 or more victories at a single track.

The No. 48 Chevrolet driver will attempt to move up to fifth on the all-time wins list in Sunday’s AXALTA presents the Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway (3 p.m. ET on FS1, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). In 30 starts at the “Tricky Triangle,” Johnson owns three wins, 11 top fives, 19 top 10s (active leader) and an average finish of 10.6.

Johnson leads the Monster Energy Series with three wins this season.

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series
Next Race: AXALTA presents the Pocono 400
The Place: Pocono Raceway
The Date: Sunday, June 11
The Time: 3 p.m. ET
TV: FS1, 1:30 p.m. ET
Radio: MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio
Distance: 400 miles (160 laps); Stage 1 (Ends on lap 50), Stage 2 (Ends on lap 100), Final Stage (Ends on lap 160)

Source & Photo Credit: NASCAR

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