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Patrick Smith/Getty Images North America Jeff Gordon did not earn a spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup at Richmond. Or Daytona. Or Texas. Or Bristol, New Hampshire, Charlotte…. see where I am going here? Jeff Gordon did not earn a spot in NASCAR’s post season because he did not win a race, he had the worst season of the four Hendrick Motorsports teams and no amount of social media pressure will change that. Argue with me if you want. Jeff Gordon does not belong in the Chase and NASCAR does not need him in the Chase. Jeff Gordon has not won a NASCAR championship since 2001 and his days of being the guy who can win a race any given weekend are over, long over. FALLOUT: More conspiracies as Gilliland let Logano pass for position  Gordon is still a solid competitor capale of piling up top tens but winning the championship this season? Give me a damn break. Too much “bad luck” or as I like to call it – MISTAKES. The latest news that the No. 38 car of David Gilliland slowed to allow fel...

NASCAR changes rules, adds Gordon to Chase

Jeff Gordon has been added to the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup season Chase, and will be competing for the championship, NASCAR announced on Friday. Brian France announced that he had the authority to change the rules, and he did just that, adding a 13th driver to the original 12 spot Chase field. NASCAR met with the media on Friday afternoon after concluding a second investigation into...

Gordon added to Chase as 13th driver

For Jeff Gordon, 13 is a lucky number. After nearly a week of deliberation, NASCAR made the unprecedented decision Friday to add the four-time champion to the 2013 Chase for the Championship field. "Due to the totality of the events that were outside of Jeff Gordon's issues, we're going to add a 13th position to the field and Jeff Gordon will qualify for the championship...

Gordon: NASCAR got it 'half-right'

Jeff Gordon believes he and his No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports team should be in the Chase for the Sprint Cup this year, regardless of the outcome of NASCAR's investigation into communications Saturday night between Penske Motorsports and Front Row Motorsports at the end of the race at Richmond International Raceway. "I haven't heard the audio; I heard about it,"...

NASCAR replaces Martin Truex Jr. with Ryan Newman after MWR penalties

Ryan Newman is in, Martin Truex Jr. is out of the Chase for the Sprint Cup after NASCAR penalized Michael Waltrip Racing for manipulating the outcome of last weekend’s race. “It is our determination that the MWR 

Gordon In, Teams On Probation

In a shocking turn of events stemming from the last Saturday’s race from the Richmond International Raceway NASCAR has added a 13th member to the Chase for the Sprint Cup, Jeff Gordon. The rational was that other teams manipulated the outcome of the race and by doing so bumped Gordon[...]

Jeff Gordon now in NASCAR Chase; Brian France makes power play

“I drive fast-y call me Jeff Gordon” –Nelly Jeff Gordon is so big that he’s got much more than “crossover appeal.” With endorsements and a public profile like Jeff Gordon, even the St. Louis hip-hop artist Nelly admires him. And that’s why NASCAR made sure to not open up another spot for Jeff Gordon in the Chase for the Sprint Cup, but to actually ADD another slot to...

Brand New Penalties Out For Penske And Front Row Motorsports

Both the Penske and Front Row Motorsports has been placed on probation for the rest of the NASCAR season. Jeff Gordon also gets really lucky and is the new and first ever 13th member in the Chase Brian France said in the press conference that this is the right thing to do.   NASCAR is going to have a meating on Saturday with drivers, crew chiefs, and more on the whole Richmond mess

NASCAR puts Ryan Newman in the Chase, what about Jeff Gordon?

NASCAR got it half right today. They announced significant penalties today for Michael Waltrip Racing as a result of Clint Bowyer's suspicious spin Sunday. After listening to the audio from the teams of Clint Bowyer and Brian Vickers, they determined that MWR manipulated the outcome of the race in order to get Martin Truex Jr. into the Chase. The penalties now take him out...

Jimmie Johnson Wants In Race Reviews And More News

Jimmie Johnosn says he wants in-race reviews from NASCAR. Jeff Gordon says MWR crossed a line of conduct. Toyota is not going to comment on the mess at MWR. Royal Teak Collection is going sponsor thr #87 Sprint Cup car at Chicago.

Jimmie Johnson Comments And More News

Jimmie Johnosn says he wants in-race reviews from NASCAR. Jeff Gordon says MWR crossed a line of conduct. Toyota is not going to comment on the mess at MWR. Royal Teak Collection is going sponsor thr #87 Sprint Cup car at Chicago.

Gordon in Chase, Martin Truex Jr continues to be the biggest loser

Martin Truex Jr. will not be in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase this season. NASCAR made the decision to penalize the No. 56 car after questionable activities from Richmond. Enter Ryan Newman. Then radio communication between David Gilliland and his spotter suggested that Penske Racing may had been working on a deal with Front Row Racing to allow Joey Logano to gain a position...

NASCAR adds Jeff Gordon to Chase as 13th driver

NASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France announced Friday at Chicagoland Speedway that Jeff Gordon has been added to the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup as the 13th driver. “It is an 

Five drivers to watch this weekend at Chicagoland Speedway

The NASCAR Sprint Cup series Chase starts this weekend at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, IL with the running of the Geico 400. Only 12 drivers have the chance at the points they earn counting towards the Championship, but that does not mean there will not be 31 other drivers looking to take home the win. Below we have compiled five drivers to watch for this weekend at Chicagoland...

NASCAR officials meet with team reps

NASCAR officials met with Front Row Motorsports crew chief Frank Kerr and spotter David Keith at Chicagoland Speedway on Friday morning to discuss Saturday's incidents at Richmond International Raceway. A separate meeting was held with Penske Racing vice president Bud Denker, competition director Travis Geisler, vice president of operations Michael Nelson, crew chief Todd Gordon...
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