Jimmie Johnson grabs rare Bristol win after Larson mishap

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) -- It was just last month when people were wondering what was wrong with Jimmie Johnson after he got off to a slow start. How silly it was to worry. Johnson grabbed a rare victory at Bristol Motor Speedway on Monday, giving him consecutive wins for the 11th time in his storied career.

Eye on her future, Danica Patrick races into fitness space

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- The pain was real. Some 48 hours after being put through Danica Patrick's fitness test by Danica Patrick herself -- it's the basis for her upcoming book and the sort of thing that will occupy her time when retirement from racing comes -- I wasn't constantly sore. But every time I stood up came a sharp reminder from my legs that Patrick had kicked my butt.

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