Tag: NASCAR

Sports / by Cougar News Staff -

Johnson Jr, DeLong III Both Win at Toyota Speedway

Johnson Jr. now leads defending series champion Nick Joanides by 30 points with just three races left. Last season, Johnson Jr. won the Super Truck championship, a supporting division to the Late Models. His father was the first ever Super Late Model champion at Toyota Speedway, back in 1999.

Sports / by Brian Lewis, Staff Contributor -

Rod Johnson Jr. Takes Points Lead

Canyon Country resident Rod Johnson, Jr. took the points lead in the Auto Club Late Model Series Saturday with a third place finish at Toyota Speedway at Irwindale.

With his 8th top 5 finish in 10 races this season, Johnson took the points lead from defending champion Nick Joanides who finished 7th in Saturdays race.

Sports / by Cory Rubin, Staff Writer -

Santa Clarita Native Wins NASCAR Race

Canyon Country native, Rod Johnson Jr. emerged victorious after a hard fought battle in the 75 lap NASCAR Auto Club Late Model race at Toyota Speedway at Irwindale on Saturday.  Rod Johnson Jr. started in fourth behind rival Nick Joanides, teammate Brandon Davis, and pole sitter Mike Johnson.