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Jeff Gordon

Jeffery Michael "Jeff" Gordon (born August 4, 1971) is an American professional stock car racing driver. He drives the No. 24 Drive to End Hunger/DuPont Chevrolet Impala for Hendrick Motorsports in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. He is a four-time series champion and a three-time Daytona 500 winner. He is third on the all-time wins list, with 86 career wins, and has the most wins in NASCAR's modern era (1972–present). In 2009, Gordon became the first driver to reach $100 million USD in career winnings in the Cup series. Gordon, along with Rick Hendrick, are the co-owners of the No. 48 Lowe's Chevrolet, driven by Jimmie Johnson, who won five consecutive Cup championships from 2006 to 2010. Gordon also has an equity stake in his own No. 24 team. He was born in Vallejo, California, raised in Pittsboro, Indiana, and currently resides in Charlotte, North Carolina. Gordon began racing at the age of five, racing quarter midgets. Before, he originally rode a BMX bike that his stepfather bought for him. The Roy Hayer Memorial Race Track (Previously the Cracker Jack Track) in Rio Linda, California is noted as the first track Gordon ever competed on. By the age of six Gordon had won 35 main

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Jeff Gordon Caught in the "Jr." Section

Jeff Gordon Caught in the "Jr." Section

Jeff Gordon joked the girls he was signing for had no clue who he was -- he was right. Some of 'em thought he was Dale Earnhardt, Jr.BTW -- Jeff was in NYC at the Madonna concert. Dale Earnhardt,… READ MORE >

Jeff Gordon: I'm No Damn Quitter

Jeff Gordon: I'm No Damn Quitter

According to Ricky Bobby, if you ain't first, you're last -- and according to our camera guy, if you're in 9th place -- like Jeff Gordon -- you're as good as… READ MORE >

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Gordon Takes the Checkered Flag on Divorce

Gordon Takes the Checkered Flag on Divorce

Even Jeff Gordon's wife knows he's the king of divorce. insertBCSinglePlayer(1640212802);Jeff was involved in a nasty split from his first wife, so when a papper asked him if he had any advice for… READ MORE >

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Jeff Gordon: Champ On the Track & In the Sack

Jeff Gordon: Champ On the Track & In the Sack

He's not ready to have another baby yet -- but Jeff Gordon's wife says they're getting in a lot of practice.insertBCSinglePlayer(1614764526);Just look at Ingrid and it's easy to see why Jeff's… READ MORE >

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Dude, Where's My Car?  I'm Jeff Freakin' Gordon!

Dude, Where's My Car? I'm Jeff Freakin' Gordon!

How tough a town is New York? Even Jeff Gordon, a man who drives cars for a living, can't find a ride home.A slew of auto racing's biggest stars -- Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Jimmie Johnson and Gordon… READ MORE >

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