Jimmie Johnson fast-laps a Cobra prepping for his Goodwood Revival debut

Joseph Harding / Goodwood

Jimmie Johnson fast-laps a Cobra prepping for his Goodwood Revival debut

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Jimmie Johnson fast-laps a Cobra prepping for his Goodwood Revival debut

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Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion and current IndyCar driver Jimmie Johnson got a taste of the legendary Goodwood Motor Circuit on Tuesday afternoon, July 7, ahead of his scheduled appearance at the September 16-18 Goodwood Revival.

Photo: Joseph Harding / Goodwood

Johnson drove one of the cars he’ll race at the Revival—an AC Cobra—around the iconic circuit in preparation for the event. Johnson will participate in the two-part St Mary’s Trophy saloon car race, as well as the blue riband Royal Automobile Club TT Celebration on Sunday afternoon.

Photo: Joseph Harding / Goodwood

The California native will be joined by Helio Castroneves, Scott Dixon and Dario Franchitti (who between them have eight Indy 500 victories and 10 IndyCar championships) at the Revival in two months’ time, completing the line-up of legendary US-based drivers.

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