What happened to Johnny Benson NASCAR driver?

Instead of racing, Benson has spent much more of his life actually building race cars for others, most notably over the last 15-plus years in the Outlaws Super Late Models and other Late Model series.

Who won the NASCAR Cup championship in 2016?

Jimmie Johnson
The season ended with the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Jimmie Johnson of Hendrick Motorsports won his seventh drivers’ championship, tying Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt for most all-time.

Who drove the 21 car in NASCAR 2016?

Ryan Blaney
2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers

Car Number Driver Team
21 Ryan Blaney Wood Brothers Racing
22 Joey Logano Team Penske
23 David Ragan* BK Racing
24 Chase Elliott* Hendrick Motorsports

What did Kyle Larson say got fired?

What did Kyle Larson say to get suspended? In April 2020, during an iRacing event on the game streaming platform Twitch, Larson used a racial slur, saying, “You can’t hear me? Hey, n—” when he did not believe he was speaking to all the drivers. The backlash was swift.

Why did Jimmie Johnson leave NASCAR?

“I’ve always firmly felt that there’s just too much racing in NASCAR,” Johnson said. “That’s my opinion and I’ve had that conversation with executives at NASCAR. Reducing the schedule down to 25-28 races I think would be the ideal way to go about it.”

How much did Kyle Larson win for winning the NASCAR championship?

Kyle Larson held off Brad Keselowski in a spirited duel in the final 10 laps Sunday to win the NASCAR All-Star Race and collect the $1 million paycheck at Texas Motor Speedway. The victory comes after Larson has captured the past two points races, winning at Sonoma and Charlotte.

Who won the 2017 NASCAR championship?

Martin Truex Jr.
Wins 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Championship. At the end of a riveting, breathtaking battle that had fans in the grandstands on their feet long after the checkered flag, Martin Truex Jr. held off Kyle Busch by .

Why did Carl Edwards quit?

Edwards gave three reasons for quitting: No. 1, he’s satisfied with what he’s accomplished in NASCAR; No. 2, racing demanded too much of his time; and, No. 3, he’s still healthy.

Who drives NASCAR #16?

AJ Allmendinger
AJ Allmendinger- NASCAR driver Xfinity Car No. 16.

Is Leonard Wood still alive?

Leonard Wood, (born Oct. 9, 1860, Winchester, N.H., U.S.—died Aug. 7, 1927, Boston), medical officer who became chief of staff of the U.S. Army and governor general of the Philippine Islands (1921–27).