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Thematically, the message was abundantly clear, as Chevrolet unveiled the production version of its new high-performance SS model to a throng of fans and media Saturday at Daytona International Speedway.
"NASCAR and the car manufacturers for years have been talking about the need to visually put the 'stock' back in stock car racing," said Mark Reuss, president of General Motors North America. "This is the year that that finally happens for our sport and our brand."
Sprint Cup driver Jeff Gordon did the official unveiling, driving a gleaming silver SS to a prominent position in the Daytona Fan Zone. Fresh from opening practice for the Daytona 500, Gordon stepped out of the car clad in his fire suit.
"This thing goes so fast, I think I need to be in my uniform," quipped Gordon, who then turned serious as he spoke to Reuss. "It's a four-door sedan, but it's got the heart of a Corvette. I love what you guys are doing, by bringing tha...
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Jeff Gordon and his crew are now getting into the Harlem Shake
Jeff Gordon has never been afraid to put himself out there. He has hosted NBC’s Saturday Night Life and even break danced in Las Vegas during Championship Week in 2011. However, after this video he may think differently.
In a video posted on funnyordie.com, Gordon and the No. 24 team shake their booties to the Harlem...
Move over Gangnam Style, there is a brand-new popular dance to do and it is called, "The Harlem Shake".
So far, the Dallas Mavericks and the Orlando Magic mascot "Stuff the Magic Dragon" have done it and now, NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon is doing it.
Check out the below video which shows Gordon and members of his pit crew getting into the action:
JEFF GORDON: “Half the battle and goal of this race is to learn something for next week’s Duel and the 500. The car was definitely, as far back as I was, they become a handful a couple laps before that. But handling wasn’t an issue. We had good handling. We need a little more speed, so we’ll work on that. But I can’t tell if guys are just getting out of control or if they’re...
Jeff Gordon and his crew took some time out of their day to shake it down hard with their rendition of the Harlem Shake.
Previously on Outside the Boxscore, we featured a video of NASCAR legend Jeff Gordon and his pit crew doing a "Harlem Shake" video.
The latest sports-related group to do a video regarding the shake is some NFL Draft prospects at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida.
Keep an eye out for Matt Barkley, Bjoern Werner, Tyler Eifert, and even Manti Te'o getting down...
Danica Patrick made history today behind the wheel of the No. 10 GODADDY Chevrolet SS by winning the pole for the 55th running of the Daytona 500. Four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) champion Jeff Gordon powered the No. 24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet SS to second in the final order giving the all-new Chevrolet SS the front row for the Great American Race set for Sunday, February...
Jeff Gordon found consolation, albeit facetiously, in running second to Danica Patrick in Sunday's time trials at Daytona.
Gordon characterized himself as "the fastest guy," and in at least one respect, he was content with his effort. Patrick, after all, had just become the first female driver to win a pole at NASCAR's highest level.
"I'm glad I didn'...
Each NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver wants to start the year off with a bang. They all have the same goal.
This year 19 drivers will try to get a head start on that goal and win the season opening exhibition race in the Sprint Unlimited. The all-star race comprised of 2012 Cup pole winners will try and accomplish a feat only few have done.
Most people think winning the season opening...
The 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup season will kickoff Sunday at the Daytona 500, the biggest race of the season. How important is a good finish in the Great American Race to a driver’s season?
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