JIMMIE JOHNSON TOPS THE CHARTS AT KANSAS SPEEDWAY TEST
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Oct. 3, 2012) – After winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup race this past weekend, it looks like Jimmie Johnson wants to make it two in a row as he attempts to win his sixth Sprint Cup championship as he topped the charts at 182.648 mph.
If Johnson is to win his third race at Kansas Speedway, he’ll have to do so by holding off local favorite Carl Edwards, who was second quick in testing today with a speed of 182.531 mph. and Kurt Busch, who is hoping to bring a championship to his single car team, who finished the day with the third fastest speed at 181.971 mph.
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