JEFF GORDON NEWS

Kenseth content in car and not contemplating retirement

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) Matt Kenseth is just a year younger than Jeff Gordon, who has already said he'll retire at the end of this season. The 43-year-old former champion won't use Gordon's exit as a reason to consider his own future in NASCAR. He's got no plans to get out of the race car anytime soon and hopes his pole-winning run at Bristol Motor Speedway will lead to the end of a...
Via AP on Fox
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

New SAFER barriers applauded, but could make for tighter racing

The already-tight Bristol Motor Speedway got a bit more confined when the track installed SAFER barriers on both the frontstretch and backstretch walls leading up to this weekend's events. Eliminating a portion of the high groove on both straightaways, drivers have had to adjust to the latest addition to the track. Five-time Bristol winner and outspoken SAFER barrier advocate Jeff...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon Could Add To His Talladega Superspeedway Legacy in GEICO 500 on Sunday, May 3

Will fans sitting in Talladega Superspeedway’s grandstands and infamous infield for the May 3, GEICO 500, see four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Jeff Gordon add to his Talladega legacy with yet another victory? Regardless, the six-time Talladega winner – the winningest active driver at NASCAR’s Most Competitive track – has proven to be one of the best ever at the...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
2 days ago  |  Discuss

SR: Race Fans Treated to Q&A with Jeff Gordon at Sonoma Raceway

Jeff Gordon is the undisputed king of Sonoma Raceway, and this year’s Toyota/Save Mart 350 will mark the NASCAR legend’s final visit to the challenging road course as a full-time driver in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. As a highlight of the NASCAR race weekend in Sonoma, Gordon will be featured in a free 20-minute question-and-answer session on Saturday, June 27, of the NASCAR...
Via On Pit Road
2 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Throwback Thursday – 2001 Food City 500 at Bristol

As the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend for the Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes, we’re ready to turn the clock back in time in this week’s “Throwback Thursday”. This week, we go back to the 2001 season and a first time winner with one of NASCAR’s longest tenured teams. Throughout NASCAR history, the Wood Brothers have been a mainstay...
Via Rubbings Racing
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon’s not-quite-farewell tour takes a turn for the better

The start of the 2015 season was so, so promising for driver Jeff Gordon—and how quickly it turned. In what was likely to be the final time he would qualify for NASCAR's biggest race, Gordon won the pole for the season-opening Daytona 500. From that pinnacle, however, the season headed south for Gordon and the No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports team about as fast as Gordon’s Chevrolet...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon takes tour of Penn State in special Axalta car

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) Jeff Gordon slid into a street-legal version of his race car and set out for a slow cruise with a passenger who had no idea what kind of ride the four-time NASCAR champion had in store for her. There was nothing ordinary about this drive in the No. 24 Chevrolet. Gordon revved his engine and peeled away as he put on a show for a large crowd of fans chasing...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon to drive Penn State car at Pocono NASCAR race

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon will drive a blue and white Penn State car for a June race at Pennsylvania's Pocono Raceway. The four-time Sprint Cup Series winner unveiled the design Tuesday at Penn State. He drove a replica of the repainted Chevrolet SS around campus and attended a rally with the marching band and cheerleaders. Gordon says the special paint scheme...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Race Fans Treated to Q&A with Jeff Gordon at Sonoma Raceway

Jeff Gordon is the undisputed king of Sonoma Raceway, and this year’s Toyota/Save Mart 350 will mark the NASCAR legend’s final visit to the challenging road course as a full-time driver in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. As a highlight of the NASCAR race weekend in Sonoma, Gordon will be featured in a free 20-minute question-and-answer session on Saturday, June 27. This session...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo/Video: NASCAR Star Jeff Gordon Unveils Penn State-Branded Car In Happy Valley

On June 7, Jeff Gordon will race in the Axalta ‘We Paint Winners’ 400 at Pocono Raceway, and he will do it in a car that is sure to draw some cheers from the local Pennsylvania fans. Gordon was in State College today to unveil the car, which features Penn State branding. The moment has arrived! The No. 24 @AxaltaRacing/@penn_state Chevy SS @JeffGordonWeb will race @poconoraceway...
Via College Spun
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon unveils Pocono paint scheme at Penn State University visit

Four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon headed back to school Tuesday afternoon, as the Hendrick Motorsports driver took time to visit Penn State University. Gordon, along with sponsor Axalta, have partnered with Penn State to highlight STEM and business education. Penn State's College of Engineering and Smeal College of Business students will have a special opportunity...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Late two-tire gamble pays off for Jeff Gordon in Duck Commander 500

One of the secrets to success in NASCAR is taking a bad race and finishing better than where the car ran, which is exactly what Jeff Gordon did in Saturday night's Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. Gordon fought handling issues on his No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet for much of the long race, often running back in 10th- to 15th-place, which was most definitely not...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

OnPitRoad.com Pick ‘Em Fantasy Results for Duck Commander 500

Following a restart 21 laps to go, Jimmie Johnson would work his way to the front of the field and pass both Jamie McMurray and Kevin Harvick in the same corner to take the lead. He would then hold off Harvick’s late charge to win the Duck Commander 500 for his second victory of the season.   NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES – DUCK COMMANDER 500 Ronald Costigan picked Jeff Gordon...
Via On Pit Road
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Gordon compares Texas to roller coaster

Six Flags over Texas is located in nearby Arlington, but Jeff Gordon doesn't need to hustle over there for a roller-coaster ride. The four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion says he gets a thrill every time he buckles up at Texas Motor Speedway. "I like to relate this track to a roller coaster because certainly driving it is similar to a roller coaster," Gordon said after Friday...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Logano dream of racing Gordon for win reality at Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) Joey Logano had dreams as a kid of racing his favorite driver Jeff Gordon to the checkered flag. That was reality a year ago at Texas, when Logano made a last-lap pass of Gordon in the NASCAR Sprint Cup race. Logano is back as the defending race winner for Saturday night's Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. The win over Gordon last season was the...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Time lapse: Jeff Gordon's No. 24 gets prepped for Texas

Jeff Gordon will be tackling Texas Motor Speedway in the No. 24 Panasonic Chevrolet SS.  Enjoy this behind-the-scenes, time-lapse look of his ride getting prepped for Saturday night's race in the Lone Star State (7 p.m. ET on FOX). 
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon set for debut in FOX Sports 1 broadcast booth

Four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon makes his debut as a live race analyst for FOX Sports on Friday, calling the NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Texas Motor Speedway on FOX Sports 1 (8:30 p.m. ET).   Friday's race marks the first of two consecutive full-race appearances in the FOX Sports 1 booth for Gordon, currently in his final full year of Sprint Cup Series...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Remembering wildest of many wild Texas Motor Speedway races

From Texas Motor Speedway's inception in 1997, when heavy rains caused Woodstock-like flooding and traffic jams, and half the field crashed on Lap 1, the action here has always been huge. But the wildest of the many wild races at TMS was the AAA Texas 500 in November 2010, where there were enough plot twists to satisfy even the most jaded soap opera fan. Here are just a few of the...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Four-Time NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES Champ Gordon Makes FOX Sports Booth Debut in Friday's NASCAR XFINITY SERIES Race

Four-time NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES champion Jeff Gordon makes his debut as a live race analyst for FOX Sports on Friday (4/10) calling the NASCAR XFINITY SERIES race at Texas Motor Speedway on FOX Sports 1 (8:30 PM ET).  Friday’s race marks the first of two consecutive full-race appearances in the FOX Sports 1 booth for Gordon, currently in his final full year of Sprint Cup Series...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon issues challenge to teammate Dale Earnhardt Jr.

After visiting with President Barack Obama on Monday at the annual White House Easter Egg Roll, Jeff Gordon was among three guests featured on "Live with Kelly & Michael" from the White House. After accepting and impressively completing comedian/actor Howie Mandel's challenge of completing five pushups during a live airing of the show, the four-time Sprint Cup Series champion...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Revisiting last November's post-race scuffle between Gordon, Keselowski and crews

They say everything's bigger in Texas. That was certainly the case at the end of last November's Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway when Jeff Gordon and his Hendrick Motorsports crew members swarmed the No. 2 car, Brad Keselowski and the Team Penske crew on pit road. Words were exchanged, fire suits grabbed, and crew members exchanged blows. The post-race brawl left the...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon and family rub elbows with Obama family at White House Easter

Four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon and his family took part in the annual White House Easter Egg Hunt this weekend, receiving some personal attention from President Barack Obama at the end of the day. After the Gordon children, Ella and Leo, took part in the Easter Egg roll, the Gordon family spent some time with the President and First Lady. 
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: JEFF GORDON’S CHILDREN NAMED GRAND MARSHALS FOR FOOD CITY 500

The children of four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion, Jeff Gordon have been named Grand Marshals for the April 19 Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Ella (age 7) and Leo (age 4) will give the command to start the 24th running of the Food City 500. “Over the years, Jeff Gordon has been a true friend to Food City and our region.  He has been a loyal supporter of Food...
Via On Pit Road
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon to take part in White House Easter Egg Roll

What does four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jeff Gordon have planned for his first off-weekend of the 2015 season? Well, go to the White House of course. Gordon, who said he always looks forward to the Easter holiday, is eager to stay close to home, and has been invited to take part in the 137th annual White House Easter Egg Roll. Along with visiting the White House for the special...
Via Fox Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon's children named grand marshals for spring Bristol race

Bristol Motor Speedway announced Thursday that the children of four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon will serve as grand marshals for the Food City 500 on April 19. Gordon's 7-year-old daughter, Ella, and 4-year-old-son, Leo, will give the command for drivers to start their engines for the 500-lap race at the track known as the "World's Fastest Half Mile." The decision...
Via Fox Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss
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