Tag Archive: Jeff Gordon

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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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Aug 03

Kenseth wins at Pocono as Kyle Busch runs dry

Joe Gibbs Racing driver steals victory after leaders run out of fuel

Kenseth wins at Pocono as Kyle Busch runs dryMatt Kenseth, the unexpected winner of Sunday’s Windows 10 400 at Pocono Raceway, had to do a double take. Read the rest of this entry »

May 06

NASCAR National Series News & Notes – Kansas Speedway

Gordon’s numbers Gaudy at Kansas

Kansas Speedway This Jeff Gordon guy is pretty good. Every week, it seems like the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to a track where Gordon has posted some hefty numbers. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 27

Teams learn new package in Atlanta open test

Drivers adjust to less horsepower, get data in first session under 2015 rules

Jeff Gordon 3M carJamie McMurray was fastest in the opening session, Jeff Gordon in the second. And defending NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Kevin Harvick was third fastest in both as teams spent nearly four hours testing here Thursday at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 19

Canadian Motor Speedway: Jeff Gordon’s ShowCar at CMS Display at Motorama!

Motorama will take place at Toronto’s International Centre on March 13th, 14th and 15th

Photo_2015_Jeff_Gordon_#_24_3M_Chevy_SS Jeff Gordon’s 2015 “Final Season” NASCAR Sprint Cup Car in The Canadian Motor Speedway Display at The Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo

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Feb 15

Late wreck gets Tony Stewart, four others

Stewart-Haas Racing teammate Kurt Busch also caught up

Sprint Unlimited logo A wreck involving Tony Stewart on Lap 68 brought out the second red flag of the Sprint Unlimited. Stewart was running inside the top three at the time of the wreck, when he appeared to get loose and then made contact with Greg Biffle. The red flag was withdrawn within a few minutes. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 15

How did Kyle Larson’s rookie season stack up?

Comparing Larson to some of the all-time greats

Austin Dillon- - Kyle Larson Kyle Larson completed one of the best rookie season in premier series history in 2014. While Victory Lane was just out of grasp for the 22-year-old, his overall numbers were comparable to some of the greatest drivers in NASCAR history. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 10

Harvick wins at Phoenix, clinches spot in championship race

Harvick, Hamlin, Logano and Newman make up final four Chasers

A victory at Phoenix—and a dominating one at that—was exactly what Kevin Harvick needed to keep his hopes for a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship alive. Read the rest of this entry »

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