NASCAR America: Jimmie Johnson’s special bond with Cale Yarborough


Seven-time NASCAR Cup champion Jimmie Johnson and his childhood hero, Cale Yarborough, share a connection that spans the NASCAR history books and is filled with a mutual respect.

Tuesday’s NASCAR America explored that special bond and the similarities between the two drivers. Even though their respective hey days are 30-plus years apart, there’s a lot of Yarborough within Johnson … and even though they raced in different era’s, there’s a lot of Johnson in Yarborough.

Check out the video above to see the bond they have.