Johnson promotes Chase in Charlotte
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the No. 48 Lowe's Chevrolet SS, joined seven-time NHRA champion Tony Schumacher recently at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway for the "Burnout to the Playoffs." This event highlighted the kickoff to the 2013 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup as well as the NHRA Countdown to the Championship. Charlotte will host the fifth race in the Chase on Oct. 12.