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2015 NSCS Auto Club 400 Q&A with Jeff Gordon

2015 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon (Axalta) - Photo Credit: Lori Tyler/Carchfence.com JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 AXALTA CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Auto Club Speedway and discussed his California heritage, attending American Idol this week while in Los Angeles and many other topics.  DO YOU HAVE MANY MEMORIES FROM WINNING THE INAUGURAL RACE AT AUTO CLUB SPEEDWAY IN 1997? AND TALK ABOUT YOUR MEMORIES HERE AT AUTO CLUB SPEEDWAY:  “I always love coming here.  Being in California, even though I feel like we are a long way away from Vallejo, but just the state of California has been amazing for me.  This race track has been amazing.  We have had great success here over the years. We have tremendous fan support out here.  I saw a stat the other day ... FULL STORY »

Hendrick Motorsports 2015 NSCS Auto Club 400 Race Preview

Hendrick Motorsports Logo HENDRICK MOTORSPORTS AT FONTANA: In 25 Cup events at Fontana, Hendrick Motorsports has nine wins, five pole positions, 31 top-five finishes and 44 top-10s. A victory this weekend would make Fontana the 11th track where Hendrick Motorsports has 10 or ... FULL STORY »

Jeff Gordon 2015 NSCS Auto Club 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS No. 24 Axalta Chevrolet SS Rendition No. 24 Axalta Chevrolet SS / Jeff Gordon Driver: Jeff Gordon Hometown: Pittsboro, Indiana Age: 43 Resides: Charlotte, North Carolina 2015 Season 25th in standings 4 starts 0 wins 2 pole positions 0 top-five finishes 1 top-10 finish 87 laps led Career 765 starts 92 wins 79 pole positions 320 top-five finishes 455 top-10 finishes 24,751 laps led Fontana Career  25 ... FULL STORY »

A Texas-Sized Sendoff (Jeff Gordon)

2015 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon (3M) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images For a guy who didn’t want a lot of hoopla surrounding his final season of full-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series racing, Jeff Gordon has been getting quite a bit of attention lately. On Thursday, Gordon took a detour to Dallas, Texas, ... FULL STORY »

Jeff Gordon 2015 NSCS CampingWorld.com 500 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon (AARP Drive to End Hunger) - Photo Cerdit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images No. 24 Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet SS / Jeff Gordon Driver: Jeff Gordon Hometown: Pittsboro, Indiana Age: 43 Resides: Charlotte, North Carolina​ 2015 Season 30th in standings 3 starts 0 wins 2 pole positions 0 top-five finishes 0 top-10 finishes 87 laps led Career 764 starts 92 wins 79 pole positions 320 top-five finishes 454 top-10 finishes 24,751 ... FULL STORY »

Phoenix International Raceway Invites Fans to Leave a Note for Jeff Gordon

Phoenix International Raceway Logo Fans encouraged to write good-luck notes to legendary driver on start/finish line before CampingWorld.com 500 PHOENIX – NASCAR legend Jeff Gordon left his mark on Phoenix International Raceway – literally – when he tore up the first chunks of asphalt at ... FULL STORY »

For Jeff Gordon, milestones take on extra importance in final season

2015 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon (3M) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images LAS VEGAS, Nev.— Don’t underestimate the importance of career milestones for Jeff Gordon, as the driver of the No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet makes his final tour around the speedways that are home to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Gordon crossed ... FULL STORY »



Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 3M Chevrolet, celebrates after winning the Coors Light pole award for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 6, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images
Jeff Gordon Puts Chevrolet SS Power on the Pole at Las Vegas
Posted 03.06.15
Chevrolet SS drivers take four of the top five starting positions LAS VEGAS - (March 6, 2015) – For the 79th time in his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career, Chevrolet’s Jeff Gordon captured the pole position and will lead the 43-car field to the green in the KOBALT 400 at Las ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 3M Chevrolet, poses with Miss Coors Light Rachel Rupert after winning the Coors Light pole award for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 6, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images
Jeff Gordon wins first Las Vegas pole in last attempt
Posted 03.06.15
LAS VEGAS, Nev.— Scratch one small item off Jeff Gordon’s swan song bucket list. With a track-record lap at 194.679 mph, Jeff Gordon won the pole for Sunday’s Kobalt 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, one of three active Cup tracks where the four-time champion ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon on track in the No. 24 3M Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Starting Lineup
Posted 03.06.15
Friday evening at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS) Jeff Gordon captured the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Kobalt 400 pole, and did it with a new NSCS qualifying track record speed of 194.679 MPH. Gordon, who broke Joey Logano's previous LVMS qualifying record of 193.278 MPH, received his second series pole ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 3M Chevrolet, sits in his car area during practice - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Q&A with Jeff Gordon
Posted 03.06.15
JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 3M CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and discussed competing in his last race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway as a full time driver, the start to his season, the further installation of SAFER barriers and much more.  Full ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon (3M) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Jeff Gordon 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview
Posted 03.03.15
No. 24 3M Chevrolet SS / Jeff Gordon Driver: Jeff Gordon Hometown: Pittsboro, Indiana Age: 43 Resides: Charlotte, North Carolina 2015 Season 36th in standings 2 starts 0 wins 1 pole position 0 top-five finishes 0 top-10 finishes 87 laps led Career 763 starts 92 wins 78 pole positions 320 top-five finishes 454 top-10 finishes 24,751 laps led Las Vegas Career  17 starts 1 win 0 pole positions 6 top-five finishes 8 top-10 finishes 457 laps ...FULL STORY »
The #24 3M Chevrolet of Jeff Gordon, is towed to the garage after an incident during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on March 1, 2015 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
For the second straight week, a late crash KOs Jeff Gordon
Posted 03.01.15
HAMPTON, Ga.— It's safe to say Jeff Gordon's retirement tour has not gone according to plan. A week ago in the Daytona 500, Gordon was involved in the wreck that forced the race to end under caution and finished 33rd. On Sunday in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Folds of Honor ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 3M Chevrolet, sits in his car area during practice - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
2015 NSCS Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 Q&A with Jeff Gordon
Posted 02.27.15
JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 3M CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Atlanta Motor Speedway and discussed the new rules package, his memories of racing through his career at AMS and many other topics.  Following receiving a commemorative photo of the souvenir program art and bandolero from US Legend ...FULL STORY »
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2015 NSCS Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 Open Test Sessions 1 & 2 Speeds
Posted 02.26.15
Thursday afternoon at Atlanta Motor Speedway, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) held two open test sessions in preparation for Sunday's Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500. In the first session, it was Jamie McMurray at the top of the speed chart with a lap speed of 191.549 MPH, followed by fellow Chip ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS No. 24 3M Chevrolet SS
Jeff Gordon 2015 NSCS Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 Race Preview
Posted 02.24.15
No. 24 3M Chevrolet SS / Jeff Gordon Driver: Jeff Gordon Hometown: Pittsboro, Indiana Age: 43 Resides: Charlotte, North Carolina 2015 Season 28th in standings 1 start 0 wins 1 pole position 0 top-five finishes 0 top-10 finishes 87 laps led Career 762 starts 92 wins 78 pole positions 320 top-five finishes 454 top-10 finishes 24,751 laps led Atlanta Career  41 starts 5 wins 2 pole positions 16 top-five finishes 26 top-10 finishes 1,297 laps led Jeff ...FULL STORY »


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