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Sep 29
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Jeff Gordon adds to his legacy with Dover win

Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, celebrates with his team in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway on September 28, 2014 in Dover, Delaware. - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images DOVER, Del.— With all the jockeying for Chase positions in the middle of the field, it was difficult at times to focus on what was happening at the front of the field in Sunday’s AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway. At the end of the day, Jeff Gordon took the checkered flag for the 92nd time in his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career and took another stride toward a milestone everyone—including Gordon—once thought was untouchable. Make no mistake. Gordon already is in rarified air when it comes to his accomplishments in stock car racing. With 92 victories, he’s third on the all-time list. He’s a four-time series champion with an abiding hunger for a fifth title. He’s a shoo-in for the NASCAR ... FULL STORY »

Gordon makes a statement in final Challenger Round race at Dover

Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, celebrates with his team in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway on September 28, 2014 in Dover, Delaware. - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images DOVER, Del.—Now we are 12. 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 ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS AAA 400 Race Results & Point Standings

Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, celebrates after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway on September 28, 2014 in Dover, Delaware. - Photo Credit:: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images Jeff Gordon closed out round 1 of the new format in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) "Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship" Sunday with the victory over Brad Keselowski, as he tamed "the Monster Mile" at Dover International Speedway ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS AAA 400 Q&A with Jimme Johnson

2014 NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson (Lowe's/Kobalt) in car - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S KOBALT TOOLS CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed the unforgiving nature of Dover International Speedway, the new rules package and tire testing, the pressures of the new Chase for the Sprint Cup format and ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS AAA 400 Q&A with Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 National Guard Chevrolet, left, talks with crew chief Steve Letarte in the garage area during practice - Photo Credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images DALE EARNHARDT, JR., NO. 88 NATIONAL GUARD CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Dover International Speedway and discussed Chase Elliott’s success this season, the nuances of the Dover track and many other topics. TALK A LITTLE BIT ABOUT ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Final Practice Session Speeds

Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, prepares to drive in practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 20, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire. - Photo Credit: Will Schneekloth/Getty Images Saturday afternoon at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS), it was Jeff Gordon - with a lap speed of 135.357mph - leading the field in the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) SYLVANIA 300 practice session. Tomorrow's pole-sitter and current series points ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Q&A with Jeff Gordon

2014 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon (AARP Drive to End Hunger) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 DRIVE TO END HUNGER CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed the strengths of his team, the race tracks he likes coming up in the Chase, different winners at New Hampshire, and more.: TALK ABOUT THE CHASE-OPENER ... FULL STORY »



NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Q&A with Jimmie Johnson
Posted 09.19.14
JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed his favorite upcoming tracks in the Chase, his approach to the new format, looking for speed in the car, the challenges of the New Hampshire track, his 39th birthday, and more. TALK ABOUT YOUR OUTLOOK FOR THIS WEEKEND IN ...FULL STORY »
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2014 NSCS MyAFibStory.com 400 Q&A with Jimmie Johnson
Posted 09.12.14
JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed the new Chase for the Sprint Cup format strategies, challenges, approachs, and more. TALK ABOUT YOUR MINDSET AS YOU BEGIN PREPARATION FOR THE WEEKEND IN CHICAGO “I’m excited to get back in the car and get to work. It’s been ...FULL STORY »
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's/Kobalt Tools Chevrolet, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 29, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
Jimmie Johnson Treated For Dehydration Following Richmond Race
Posted 09.07.14
Reining NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson suffered from dehydration following Saturday night’s race at Richmond (Va.) International Raceway. The six-time Cup champion drove his No. 48 Lowe’s Chevrolet SS back to pit road after the event, but needed assistance from his Hendrick Motorsports team getting out of the ...FULL STORY »
No. 88 Nationwide Insurance Chevrolet SS (Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw / Getty Images)
Nationwide Expands Hendrick Motorsports Relationship
Posted 09.05.14
Company Becomes Majority Sponsor of Earnhardt Jr. From 2015-2017 CONCORD, N.C. (Sept. 5, 2014) – Nationwide has expanded its three-year relationship with Hendrick Motorsports to become the majority sponsor of driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and the No. 88 Chevrolet SS team beginning with the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series ...FULL STORY »
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Hendrick Motorsports Statement
Posted 09.05.14
CONCORD, N.C. (Sept. 5, 2014) – The following is a team statement from Hendrick Motorsports regarding its continuing relationship with the Army National Guard: “Representing the National Guard and its Citizen Soldiers is an extraordinary honor and source of pride for our entire organization. Communication is ongoing with regard to the ...FULL STORY »
Dale Earnhardt Jr. (Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw / Getty Images)
Nationwide Comes To Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Side For More Races In 2015
Posted 09.05.14
Nationwide Insurance has increased their sponsorship role with NASCAR’s most popular driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., Hendrick Motorsports announced Friday. The Columbus, Ohio-based company will vacate its title role of the sport’s secondary series, the NASCAR Nationwide Series to become the leading supporter of Hendrick Motorsports’ No. 88 Chevrolet for now ...FULL STORY »
Kasey Kahne, driver of the #5 Farmers Insurance Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 31, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images
Late-race surge at Atlanta puts Kahne in Victory Lane—and in the Chase
Posted 09.01.14
HAMPTON, Ga. – It was Tony Stewart’s return to racing that dominated the headlines before Sunday night’s Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, but it was Kasey Kahne who stole the show—and a berth in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. In a race that went 10 laps beyond ...FULL STORY »
Kasey Kahne, driver of the #5 Farmers Insurance Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 31, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Oral-B USA 500 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 09.01.14
After a second attempt at a green-white-checkered (flags) dash to the finish, it was Kasey Kahne holding off Matt Kenseth (by 0.574 seconds) to win Sunday night's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Kahne, who clinched a spot in the chase for the NSCS championship with his victory, ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Panasonic Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 29, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jeff Curry/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Oral-B USA 500 Q&A with Jeff Gordon
Posted 08.29.14
JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 PANASONIC CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Atlanta Motor Speedway and discussed making his 750th start at Atlanta Motor Speedway, his longevity, last week at Bristol, Atlanta’s 2015 date and many other topics. TALK ABOUT YOUR 750 STARTS:  “That is a big number.  I hadn’t ...FULL STORY »


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