Johnson revels in “down and dirty, short-track driving” at Iowa

Although the seven-time NASCAR champion dropped down to 11th when he and his rivals were trying to eke out their grip in a 75-lap green-flag final stint, Johnson had driven daringly throughout the race after recovering from an early spin. Had another caution brought everyone to the pits, he seemed set for at least sixth place, mirroring his result in his first oval IndyCar race at Texas Motor …Keep reading