Tag Archive: Jeff Gordon

Feb 17

Elliott starting to feel comfortable with No. 24 legacy

The history of the No. 24 car is monumental

Chase ElliottChase Elliott can’t make fans forget the legacy of the No. 24 car, but by all indications, he’s ready to make his own distinctive mark in that vaunted ride. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 16

FOX Sports and NASCAR Productions commemorate Jeff Gordon’s First Daytona 500 Victory in Original Documentary

Actor Luke Wilson Narrates Tonight’s “Beyond the Wheel” Short Film in One of Three Daytona-Themed Specials

NASCAR logo In advance of the 59th annual Daytona 500, FOX Sports and NASCAR Productions have teamed up to deliver a rare behind-the-scenes look at four-time champion Jeff Gordon’s first win in the “Great American Race” with an original film entitled “Refuse to Lose.”

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Feb 03

Earnhardt Jr. to join broadcast booth for The Clash at Daytona

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series

Dale Earnhardt Jr.Dale Earnhardt Jr. will serve as a guest analyst during the Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona on Feb. 18, FS1 announced on Race Hub Thursday. The Hendrick Motorsports driver will join full-time FOX analysts Darrell Waltrip, Mike Joy and former teammate Jeff Gordon in the broadcast booth. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 30

Rolex 24 At Daytona: Cadillac scores epic win with Taylors, Gordon, Angelelli

Daytona International Speedway

A long 24 hours, made even longer by 12 hours of cold temperatures, steady rain and 21 caution flags – though not even close to a record, actually – combined to make the night hours of the most prestigious sports car race in North America miserable for drivers and crew. But the 55th running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona was one of the most exciting, and certainly most important endurance races in recent memory. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 29

Rolex 24 At Daytona: Ricky Taylor delivers dramatic victory for Wayne Taylor Racing, as teammate Jeff Gordon becomes Fourth Driver to win both Rolex 24 and Daytona 500 (updated)

NASCAR icon joins Mario Andretti, A.J. Foyt and Jamie McMurray in Elite Group

Ricky Taylor won a back-and-forth duel, punctuated by late-race contact, with Filipe Albuquerque and delivered a dramatic – and historic – Rolex 24 At Daytona victory on Sunday to Wayne Taylor Racing.

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Jan 29

Rolex 24 At Daytona: Gordon loves first stint driving in 2017 Rolex 24

Jeff Gordon has taken a very serious approach to his participation in the weekend’s Rolex 24 at Daytona

Jeff GordonHowever, the four-time NASCAR champion was all smiles after climbing out of his Wayne Taylor Racing Cadillac DPi following his first stint behind the wheel Saturday evening. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 25

Rolex 24 At Daytona qualifying set for Thursday; Starting Positions Vital in Endurance Sports Car Classic

55th Running of Rolex 24 Begins at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday

Rolex 24 At DAYTONAJeff Gordon, Scott Dixon, Tony Kanaan Part of All-Star Driver Lineup. A 24-hour race is by no means a flat-out sprint, but it sure has looked that way in recent years at the end of the Rolex 24 At Daytona.

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Jan 06

Roar Before The Rolex 24, Day 1: New LM P2 Oreca Prototype Posts Fastest Laps

Jeff Gordon Prepping For Rare Sports Car Race

2011-02-18_0647 The Roar Before The Rolex 24 was in full song Friday at Daytona International Speedway, with 55 sports cars beginning three days of shakedowns for the 55th running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona on Jan. 28-29. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 14

Introducing the No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R

The new prototype has already hit the test track in private sessions

The stunning livery for the all-new No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R to be raced for the first time Jan. 28 and 29 by brothers Ricky and Jordan Taylor and co-drivers Max “The Ax” Angelelli and four-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon at the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season-opening Rolex 24 At Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway, was revealed Monday, just in time for its first public appearance at a two-day test at Daytona Tuesday and Wednesday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 13

Jeff Gordon back at Daytona, testing new DPi Prototype in advance of Rolex 24

Four New DPi Prototypes On Hand for Second Rolex 24 At Daytona Test Session

Jeff GordonOnce again, Jeff Gordon has come out of retirement and once again he’s in the Rolex 24 At Daytona field. As a high-profile part of the Wayne Taylor Racing lineup that will co-drive a new Cadillac DPi in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s headlining Prototype class, Gordon is at Daytona International Speedway this week for a two-day test session in advance of the Jan. 28-29 sports car endurance classic. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 02

Jeff Gordon to drive new Cadillac DPI-V.R in return to Rolex 24 At Daytona

The race opens the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season on Jan. 28-29, 2017

Four-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon will make his return to the Rolex 24 At Daytona for the first time in 10 years as Wayne Taylor Racing today confirmed Gordon alongside full-season co-drivers Jordan and Ricky Taylor and endurance driver Max Angelelli as the driver lineup in the No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R for the 55th Rolex 24 At Daytona.

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Feb 01

Jeff Gordon’s Martinsville “Final Season-Final Win” NASCAR Sprint Cup Car center attraction

At the Canadian Motor Speedway display at The Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo

Gordon's # 24 Martinsville winning Chevy SS One of the highlights of four-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon’s final NASCAR Sprint Cup season last year was his milestone 93rd career series win at Martinsville, Virginia to advance to the final four in The Chase for The NASCAR Sprint Cup. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 19

Jeff Gordon makes his FOX NASCAR debut

Jeff Gordon made his 2016 season debut with the FOX NASCAR broadcasting team on FS1’s “Race Hub” Monday.

Mike Joy, Larry McReynolds, Jeff GordonDanielle Trotta and Adam Alexander kicked off the episode with Alexander saying, “We’ve done a lot of shows in this studio, but this is one we’ll remember forever.”

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Dec 18

NASCAR wraps up season with thrilling finale, growth across platforms

Tom Cruise, Brian France, Jeff Gordon – NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards Banquet

NASCAR 2015 The sport fittingly crowned a first-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion, Kyle Busch, in what was a transformational season that saw the championship format produce a series of records, milestones and firsts on and off the track. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 16

Earnhardt Jr. wins rain-shortened Phoenix race

93 laps short of its scheduled distance of 312 laps

Phoenix Chase race results

A serendipitous sequence of pit stops and a drizzle that turned into a downpour made a winner of Dale Earnhardt Jr. in Sunday night’s Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 at Phoenix International Raceway, the start of which was delayed from day to night by rain in the afternoon.

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Nov 01

Jeff Gordon wins at Martinsville

Yes, Jeff Gordon celebrated his 93rd career victory in the Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville Speedway

2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series winners

Yes, Gordon will compete for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship in the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
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Oct 21

Major progress for Canadian Motor Speedway

MTO conditionally approves Bowen Road/QEW Interchange plan

Canadian Motor Speedway logo white After a lengthy and highly detailed process with The Ministry of Transportation of The Province of Ontario ( MTO ), Canadian Motor Speedway ( CMS ) has received notice that CMS will not be required to upgrade to a four lane structure and that a two-lane Bowen Road/Queen Elizabeth Highway interchange will be sufficient as long as certain conditions are met. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 10

Richmond International Raceway goes gold to honor Jeff Gordon and Support Childhood Cancer Awareness

“Jeff has had a tremendous impact on this sport”-  Dennis Bickmeier

Jeff Gordon ArticleSeptember is national Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and patients, families, researchers and charities, including the Jeff Gordon Children’s Foundation and Richmond International Raceway are rallying to bring awareness and raise funds for childhood cancer research, treatment, patient support and survivorship issues.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 03

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Darlington

Darlington not ‘Too Tough To Tame’ for Gordon

NASCAR logo Making his final start at Darlington Sunday in the Bojangles’ Southern 500 (7 p.m. ET on NBC), Jeff Gordon will attempt to add to his active record of seven wins at the track “Too Tough To Tame.” Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 08

Jeff Gordon tops final practice at Watkins Glen

Gordon will be one of several drivers looking to clinch a spot in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup with a win this weekend

Jeff Gordon Watkins GlenWhirling his No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet at 127.333 mph around Watkins Glen International, Jeff Gordon soared to the top of the leaderboard on his first lap during Friday’s final Sprint Cup Series practice at the New York road course.

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