Jimmie Johnson and Tony Stewart share a moment on the night of Stewart's last race

Posted by: Matt Wright on 11/18/2021

Throughout history, NASCAR has seen the like of some historic drivers and the general consensus says that both Tony Stewart and Jimmie Johnson are among those ranks and one day will be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame as the legends that they truly are.

This past weekend, two major moments happened at once as Jimmie Johnson managed to grab his seventh championship, creating a tie with the likes of the legendary Dale Earnhardt and Richard Petty for the most celebrated driver in the history of the sport when it comes to overall championships. It also happened to be the end of a storied career for Tony Stewart on the same day.

After the race, the drivers who have been racing alongside one another for years shared in a classy moment that was definitely worthy of your time as they embraced and Johnson gave Stewart his championship helmet to commemorate the time that they have spent competing against one another out there on the brutal war field of a racing surface.

Check out the touching moment in the video below as Johnson has propelled himself to be in the conversation of the greatest and Tony Stewart ends a career and a memorable way.