NASCAR Sprint Cup Ford Ecoboost 400 | Sun., Nov. 17, 2013

  • Jimmy Johnson hoists the NASCAR Sprint Cup SeriesTrophy for the 6th time out of 8 years after winning the championship on Sunday after finishing 9th in the Ford Ecoboost 400 on Nov. 17, 2013 at the Homestead Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Jimmy Johnson stands on top of his race car after winning the Sprint Cup Championship after the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at the Homestead Miami Speedway in Homestead. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Members of Jimmy Johnson's pit crew wear championship ring hats after Johnson won his 6th championship after the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at the Homestead Miami Speedway in Homestead. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Members of Jimmy Johnson's pit crew wear championship ring hats after Johnson won his 6th championship after the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at the Homestead Miami Speedway in Homestead. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A member Jimmy Johnson's pit crew takes a photo of himself while wearing championship ring hat after Johnson won his 6th championship after the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at the Homestead Miami Speedway in Homestead. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • NASCAR driver Kyle Busch (18) drives in front of Kurt Busch during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • NASCAR river Jeff Gordon (24) drives during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick (29) drives during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson (48) drives during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • NASCAR driver Matt Kenseth (2) drives during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski (2) drives ahead of two cars during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • The No. 14 car is displayed for the fans to see during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • The field heads into a turn during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • The crew services Jimmie Johnson's No. 48 car during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at the Homestead Miami Speedway in Homestead. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • NASCAR driver Paul Menard's car (27) goes up in smoke during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at the Homestead Miami Speedway in Homestead. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Fighter jets fly over Homestead-Miami Speedway during opening ceremony of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • NASCAR fans sign the race track during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • NASCAR fans take picture of displayed racing cars before the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • NASCAR drivers head into a turn during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin drives during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Cars leave service area during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Brad Keselowski's fan Thomas Cecere of Fort Lauderdale signs on the race track while his mom Jen watches before the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Country singer Dierks Bentley performs before during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • NASCAR fans explore area inside the track before the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Rylan Efford, middle, a fan of NASCAR driver Matt Kenseth, signs on the race track while his dad Sam and sister Courtnay look on before the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Denny Hamlin stands nex to his trophy after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 race on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Denny Hamlin celebrates his victory in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 race Sunday, Nov.17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • NASCAR race fan Cristina Romaguera of Orlando signs the race track wall before during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 championship Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Sprint Cup Series Champion, Jimmy Johnson, passes by the packed stands of Homestead Miami where someone placed wrote on the exterior wall "Go 48!" during the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at the Homestead Miami Speedway in Homestead. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Sprint Cup Series Champion Jimmy Johnson passes by the packed stands of Homestead Miami where someone placed wrote on the exterior wall "Go 48!" during the NASCAR Ford Ecoboost 400 on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 in Homestead. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Sprint Cup Series Champion Jimmy Johnson drives in pit row during the NASCAR Ford Ecoboost 400 was held on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at the Homestead Miami Speedway in Homestead. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Sprint Cup Series Champion Jimmy Johnson, right, gets a kiss from his wife, Chandra Janway as she holds their daughter, Genevieve Johnson at the NASCAR Ford Ecoboost 400 on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at the Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Danny Hamlin burns rubber at the finishing line after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford Ecoboost 400 on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at the Homestead Miami Speedway in Homestead. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Race cars speed by turn four during the Sprint Cup Series Ford Ecoboost 400 on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at the Homestead Miami Speedway in Homestead, Florida. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF