Tag Archive: Jeff Gordon

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 »

Sep 29

Gordon pulls away for win at Dover

Scores fourth win of 2014; one of 12 drivers to advance to Contender Round

Jeff Gordon took the checkered flag in Sunday’s AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway, but four other drivers got the axe in the first Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup elimination race in the history of the sport.

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Sep 18

Chasers can help break record at New Hampshire

NASCAR National Series News & Notes

NASCAR logo Thirteen different drivers have taken the checkered flag in the last 13 races at New Hampshire Motor Speedway – tied with Texas Motor Speedway for the all-time record streak without a repeat winner. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 17

Gordon’s strong restart leads to win at Michigan

Four-time champ holds on after passing Logano on final restart

Jeff Gordon - © Brian Lawdermilk -NASCAR via Getty Images So much for restarts being a problem for Jeff Gordon. The four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion broke away after a late caution to win Sunday’s Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

May 12

Jeff Gordon wins 89th career Cup race

Driver celebrates 20th anniversary of first Cup win with trip to Victory Lane

Jeff Gordon - photo © Brian Lawdermilk - NASCAR via Getty Images Jeff Gordon held off Kevin Harvick over the final laps and went on to win the 5-Hour Energy 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway on Saturday night. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 17

Jeff Gordon’s 2014 Sprint Cup car to make its Canadian debut in the Canadian Motor Speedway display at the CME

The Canadian Racing Season Begins February 7, 8, & 9, 2014 at Toronto’s International Centre

Canadian Motorsports Expo logo 2012Jeff Gordon’s 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup car will make its Canadian debut in the Canadian Motor Speedway display at the Canadian Motorsports Expo. The 8th annual CME takes place February 7, 8 & 9 at Toronto’s International Centre. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 28

Late pass gives Gordon first win of 2013

Victory is eighth at Martinsville for veteran; Kenseth, Johnson tied atop standings

NASCAR Sprint Cup SeriesJeff Gordon once appeared to own sole possession of that title, but he ceded it to Hendrick Motorsports teammate Jimmie Johnson several years ago.

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Oct 15

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Champions avoid ’Dega Wild Card Woes

NASCAR logoJeff Gordon has won six times at Talladega Superspeedway, best among active NASCAR Sprint Cup competitors. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 05

Alonso best paid driver in motor sport – Forbes

Forbes said the Ferrari driver earns $30 million per year

2013-06-09_1451Fernando Alonso has emerged as clearly the highest earning driver in the entire world of motor racing. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 16

The 8th Annual Canadian Motorsports Expo…

To be bigger and better than ever in wide-open hall 5

Canadian Motorsports Expo logo 2012The Canadian Racing Season Begins February 7, 8 & 9, 2014 at Toronto’s International Centre.

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Aug 06

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Gordon builds momentum, nearing season’s first victory

NASCAR logoJeff Gordon appears to have caught momentum. Yet, 2013 seems much like a year ago when the four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion didn’t clinch a Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup berth until the final race of the regular season.

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Aug 05

Kasey Kahne passes Gordon late to win at Pocono

Kahne picks up second victory of season in wreck-filled race

Pocono Raceway logoTaking advantage of a caution, Kasey Kahne buried his car into Turn 1 with two laps left and grabbed a win from Hendrick Motorsports teammate Jeff Gordon in Sunday’s GoBowling.com 400 at Pocono Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

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