That's what happened when he won the 500 and the summer 400 last year. And it started happening again Sunday as well.
One problem, though. He didn't win.
The race was in the midst of a 6 1/2-hour rain delay due to severe thunderstorms, and
Even though there was a constant crawler at the bottom of the screen reminding viewers they were watching the 2013 race, many confused fans thought they were watching Johnson make history.
Johnson took to Twitter to help clear up the confusion.
The network later corrected its mistake, also on Facebook: "This evening, we erroneously reported on the Fox News Facebook page that Jimmie Johnson had won this year's Daytona 500 race. We sincerely apologize to our viewers and readers for this inaccurate report."