NOTES: Benson in, Gill out and Americans at Le Mans
Johnny Benson is returning to the Winston Cup series this weekend at Pocono International Raceway, a month after injuring his ribs in a Busch
McGEE: Healthy Benson is Pontiac's "A" Team
With his winless streak and injuries behind him, Johnny Benson ranks 19th on 's Top 20 countdown. |
Totally NASCAR: Riggs to the 10; Elliott addresses future
Scott Riggs' future came into focus as he was officially named to replace Johnny Benson in the Valvoline Pontiac for 2004, but Bill Elliott tells his future is still fuzzy.
McREYNOLDS: Sponsors' desire for youth drives out vets
Ten years ago, Larry McReynolds writes an older driver was in his mid- to late-40's. Today an older driver is in his mid- to late-30's which may mean the end of the Cup road for Steve Park and Johnny Benson .
Homestead passes Benson, Wimmer test
On Tuesday, Scott Wimmer and Johnny Benson became the first Winston Cup drivers to test the newly reconfigured Homestead-Miami Speedway and found it faster with more racing grooves.
Three in a row ... It only took 30 years
exciting weekend of racing down in Homestead-Miami Speedway. The Craftsman Truck Series race was amazing. Seeing Johnny Benson pull out the championship on pit strategy was cool. I was able to be part of the SPEED pre-race show with Krista
A champion with no ride Events conspire to keep Benson off track for truck race at GIR.
merit an asterisk. * The defending champion in NASCAR 's Camping World Trucks series did not race. A year ago, Johnny Benson Jr. came to GIR in the midst of a stirring competition with Ron Hornaday Jr. for the drivers' championship. They
Financial concerns a hot topic at MIS
economy dominated conversation Friday. Today's Camping World Truck race will go on without its defending champion, Johnny Benson Jr. of Grand Rapids, who lost his ride this week after his Red Horse Racing team closed its operation because of
Davis enjoys life away from racing
the championship for three consecutive seasons, Davis earned his first title in any division last year with driver Johnny Benson . But when Davis and Benson were photographed holding the championship trophy, the two were not on speaking terms
Bodine gets it done again
bumped into ARCA 200 winner James Buescher. That triggered an 11- Truck accident that sent defending series champion Johnny Benson , motocross champion Ricky Carmichael and Sprint Cup regular Johnny Sauter to the garage. "Usually the safe place