Date of birth: Sep 17, 1975
Rookie year: 2002
Jimmie Johnson is a seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion at Hendrick Motorsports where he’s driven the No. 48 Chevrolet for the entirety of his career. Johnson co-holds the record with Dale Earnhardt and Richard Petty for most premier series championships, and is the only driver to win five consecutive titles (2006-2010). Johnson’s 83 career wins is tied with Cale Yarborough for sixth all-time and is tops among active drivers.