Jimmie Johnson (48) and Dale Earnhardt Jr. (88) come out of Turn 4 during a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Texas Motor Speedway, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP P

 

              Jimmie Johnson (48) and Dale Earnhardt Jr. (88) come out of Turn 4 during a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Texas Motor Speedway, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP P
Jimmie Johnson (48) and Dale Earnhardt Jr. (88) come out of Turn 4 during a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Texas Motor Speedway, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Larry Papke)