AP Exclusive: Jimmie Johnson to retire from full-time racing

AP Exclusive: Jimmie Johnson to retire from full-time racing

CHARLOTTE, NC (AP) – Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson is retiring from full-time racing and will turn his focus to spending time with his family. He figures his future schedule will include no more than 10 bucket-list events, but the 47-year-old had no idea Monday what that schedule will look like. Johnson told The Associated … Read more

Austin Dillon on Kyle Busch, Richard Childress Racing deal

CHARLOTTE Austin Dillon doesn’t remember the time, date or place of the conversation — and yet the exchange is how Tuesday’s momentous announcement happened at all. It was sometime in 2011, Dillon recalled. At a Truck Series event. Kyle Busch, already a star at the Cup Series level, had just watched an early-20s driver zoom … Read more

NASCAR 2023 schedule set | RACER

All three NASCAR national series schedules for the 2023 season will be released this afternoon, but RACER has obtained and reviewed copies of each. There are no additional surprises to the Cup Series calendar after the previously announced Chicago street course and North Wilkesboro All-Star Race. The Cup Series schedule is quite similar to how … Read more