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Power Rankings: Week 27

Rank Driver Starts Poles Wins Top-5s Top-10s Laps Comp. Laps Led Previous Change 1 Jeff Gordon 27 2 3 10 18 7,586 571 1 0 2 Brad Keselowski 27 4 5 12 14 7,517 1,340 2 0 3 Kevin Harvick 27 5 2 9 14 7,158 1,265 3 0 4[...]
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Gordon gets his Chase off to a great start with runner-up finish

Four-time Sprint Cup champion Jeff Gordon's 'Drive for Five' got off to a great start Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway, as the driver of the No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet finished second to Team Penske's Brad Keselowski. Starting eighth, Gordon was one of the fastest cars consistently throughout the 267-lap 400. Leading a total of 26 laps, Gordon...
Via Fox Sports
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Goodbye 'Drive for Five?' Jeff Gordon really believes it's finally title time

Over the first decade of his Sprint Cup Series career, Jeff Gordon made winning championships look easy. So when the California-born driver in 2001 captured his fourth title in a seven-year stretch, a catchy marketing slogan dubbed Gordon's "Drive for Five" quickly became common jargon around the NASCAR world. Thirteen years later, the Drive for Five continues -- but...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Gordon covets elusive 5th title as Chase begins

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) Jeff Gordon hopped off a plane, his typical polished self, ready for a full day of appearances to promote NASCAR's championship race. Then he glanced down at his black polo and saw for the first time the thick, white streaks of deodorant that had soiled his shirt. ''What a rookie move!'' he crowed then bee-lined for the closest bathroom. Gordon...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon set to contend for championship with right team behind him

“This is definitely the highest elevation that I’ve ever done a press conference.” were the first words spoken by Jeff Gordon on Wednesday at the CN Tower. The four-time Sprint Cup Champion was at the CN Tower in Toronto to discuss his chances for the 2014 Sprint Cup Series Chase for the Championship as part of NASCAR’s “Chase Across North America” tour. “We’re certainly...
Via On Pit Road
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Jeff Gordon new paint scheme at Richmond for Hunger Month

Jeff Gordon will be sporting a new paint scheme on his No. 24 Hendrick Chevrolet starting at Richmond International Raceway for Hunger Action Month. Gordon’s car will feature an orange paint scheme with an orange ribbon at Richmond on September 6,  New Hampshire on September 21, and Dover on September 28.  During Hunger Action Month, AARP and AARP Foundation’s Drive to End...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon says being in race car is “best thing” for Tony Stewarat

Tony Stewart will make his return to racing on Sunday during the Oral-B USA 500. After missing three weeks following an incident that took the life of Kevin Ward in a sprint race, Stewart will again get behind the wheel of his No. 14 Chevrolet. Four-time series champion Jeff Gordon believes getting back in the car is the best thing for Stewart. “I sent him a text as soon as I found...
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon to make 750th career start this weekend at Atlanta

This weekend marks an important race in the history of one four-time Sprint Cup Series Champion as Jeff Gordon will make his 750th career start this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway. It marks a fitting spot to mark the career highlight as Gordon made his first career start at Atlanta in 1992. ““That is a big number.  I hadn’t thought about it a whole lot until I saw a decal...
Via On Pit Road
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon to make 750th career Cup start at Atlanta

Four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon will be making his 750th career start this Sunday at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Gordon currently leads the series in points though the first 24 races while his three wins are tied for the most this season. On Gordon’s No. 24 Chevrolet SS this weekend as a sponsor will be Panasonic Toughbook. This marks their second appearance...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Gordon wins record fifth Brickyard 400

Jeff Gordon captured his record 5th victory at the Brickyard 400 on Sunday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Via Gamedayr
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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