Johnson Puts Hendrick in Victory Lane at Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Jimmie Johnson led teammate Kyle Busch to a 1-2 finish at Richmond International Raceway yesterday, the third consecutive victory for Hendrick Motorsports.

Hendrick has won seven of the past eight Nextel Cup races and swept all four races in which NASCAR has used its new Car of Tomorrow.

Johnson, the defending Nextel Cup champion, won for the fourth time this season but first at Richmond.