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Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Cover - Sports Illustrated December 05, 2007

December 05, 2007 | Lars Anderson
WITH A SECOND STRAIGHT CUP TITLE, JIMMIE JOHNSON STAKES OUT HIS SPOT AS THE BEST DRIVER OF THE CHASE ERA

December 05, 2007 | Richard O'Brien
THE YEAR THAT WAS FOR NASCAR FANS, 2007 HAD IT ALL—BOTH ON AND OFF THE TRACK. FROM CHEATIN' AT DAYTONA TO MEETIN' WITH PARIS, TO BANGIN' AND BEATIN' AT THE GLEN, THE ACTION WAS WILD, WOOLLY AND...

December 05, 2007
IN A SEASON OF CHANGE—HOLA, JUAN PABLO, MOSHIMOSHI, TOYOTA, GLAD TO SEE YA, CoT—A PAIR OF FORMER CHAMPS LED THE WAY TO THE CHASE

December 05, 2007 | Lars Anderson
AFTER 500 MILES THE GREAT AMERICAN RACE CAME DOWN TO A MATTER OF INCHES

December 05, 2007 | Lars Anderson
WITH HIS TEAM IN TURMOIL, DALE JR. TOOK HIS FUTURE OUT FOR A QUICK TEST DRIVE

December 05, 2007 | Mark Beech
CASEY MEARS GOT HIS FIRST CUP VICTORY, UNDERSCORING THE DEPTH OF THE HENDRICK TEAM

December 05, 2007 | Lars Anderson
WHEN THE WEATHER HEATS UP, SO DOES TONY STEWART, WHO WENT ON A SUMMER TEAR

December 05, 2007 | Mark Beech
THERE WOULD BE NO SOPHOMORE SLUMP FOR 2006 ROOKIE OF THE YEAR DENNY HAMLIN

December 05, 2007 | Mark Beech
KASEY KAHNE, LAST SEASON'S WINNINGEST DRIVER, COULDN'T GET IT IN GEAR IN 2007

December 05, 2007
AFTER 49 YEARS OF CLOSE CALLS, CHANGING CARS AND CRAZY CRASHES, THE DAYTONA 500 REMAINS THE GREAT AMERICAN RACE

December 05, 2007
THE TWO HENDRICK HEAVYWEIGHTS SLUGGED IT OUT FOR 10 ROUNDS, BUT IN THE END JIMMIE OUTPOINTED JEFF AND DROVE BACK TO VICTORY LANE

December 05, 2007 | Mark Beech
WITH HIS MAIDEN WIN, CLINT BOWYER BECAME A SERIOUS CONTENDER AND FIRED UP THE CHASE

December 05, 2007 | Lars Anderson
ROOM FOR TWO MORE? DARIO FRANCHITTI AND SCOTT SPEED TEST-DROVE NASCAR FOR 2008

December 05, 2007 | Lars Anderson
ROUSH TEAMMATES CARL EDWARDS AND MATT KENSETH COLLIDED ON AND OFF THE TRACK

December 05, 2007
RICK HENDRICK'S PEP TALK GOT JIMMIE JOHNSON'S TEAM REVVED UP TO WIN A SECOND STRAIGHT TITLE

December 05, 2007
FROM THE GREEN FLAG AT DAYTONA TO THE CHECKERS AT HOMESTEAD, NASCAR'S BEST RACED INTO THE RECORD BOOK

December 05, 2007
WELCOME TO THE FUTURE, WHERE EVERY DAY IS "TOMORROW," TONY STEWART DRIVES A TOYOTA, OPEN-WHEEL DRIVERS ABOUND, AND HENDRICK MOTORSPORTS GETS EVEN STRONGER

December 05, 2007 | Lars Anderson
HOW DOES AMERICA'S MOST POPULAR DRIVER FEEL ABOUT THE PRESSURE OF TRYING TO WIN HIS FIRST CUP CHAMPIONSHIP WITH NASCAR'S MOST POWERFUL TEAM? HE'S LOVING IT

December 05, 2007 | Richard O'Brien
IN THE VOYAGE TO RACING'S MOST GLITTERING PRIZE, WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND. HERE'S AN OUT-OF-THIS-WORLD LOOK AT THE SPORT'S BALANCE OF POWER

December 05, 2007 | Lars Anderson
CHANGE IS GOOD, RIGHT? WELL, THAT REMAINS TO BE SEEN IN A SEASON FULL OF NEW (AND OLD) FACES IN NEW PLACES

December 05, 2007 | Lars Anderson
CAN JIMMIE JOHNSON WIN IT ALL AGAIN? OR WILL ONE OF HIS CHALLENGERS GRAB THE CUP? HERE'S HOW NASCAR'S BEST WILL FARE IN 2008

December 05, 2007 | Mark Beech
THE LEGACY OF THE PETTY FAMILY IS NO LONGER BUILT SOLELY ON RACING WINS AND CHAMPIONSHIPS, THANKS TO THE GOOD WORKS OF KYLE AND PATTIE PETTY AND THE VICTORY JUNCTION GANG CAMP

December 05, 2007 | Darrell Waltrip
THE FOX BROADCASTER AND THREE-TIME CUP CHAMP TELLS US WHAT WE NEED TO KNOW FOR NEXT SEASON