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Jeff Gordon, driver of the No. 24 Axalta Chevrolet SS for Hendrick Motorsports, wrote another chapter in the history books for himself, his team and for Chevrolet with a celebrated victory in the 2014 Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway .
4 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise
With a tinge of gray hair at his temples, his hat on backward and his two young children by his side, Jeff Gordon celebrated as if he was 23 years old again.
Finishing second behind repeat winner Scott Steckly, this was the second podium for Alex this season, in addition to repeating his second-place result at this event last year.
Shelby Stroebel, the dominant modified driver in the Pacific Northwest for many years, got his first win in the Lucas Oil Modified Series presented by LoanMart Saturday at the series' race closest to his Meridian, Idaho, home.
Gordon passed Hendrick Motorsports teammate Kasey Kahne on a restart with 17 of 160 laps remaining and held off Kyle Busch to win Sunday’s Crown Royal 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
But the team owner declined to say if Marcos Ambrose is in line for a position with the team, either as the driver or in a management role.
William Zalatoris won the U.S. Junior Amateur on Saturday, beating Davis Riley 5 and 3 in the 36-hole final at The Club at Carlton Woods.
That's a mouthful to say, which is probably why most folks just call the race "the Brickyard 400."
Jeff Gordon's heroes as a kid growing up in California were A.J. Foyt, Mario Andretti, Rick Mears and Al and Bobby Unser.
Harvick was fastest in all three sessions of NASCAR's knockout qualifying, and bested Sprint Cup Series points leader Jeff Gordon for the top starting spot in Sunday's race.
The notion of stock cars racing around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, once thought of as blasphemous, has become accepted.
Kyle Busch continues to be the "Ultimate Interloper" in the NASCAR Nationwide Series after the Sprint Cup driver won the 40th pole of his career in that division for Saturday's Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Fastest in all three rounds of knockout qualifying, Harvick earned his fourth Coors Light Pole Award of the season, his second at the Brickyard and the 10th of his career.
Johnson, driving for Hendrick Motorsports, turned a lap of 189.298 mph in the 35-minute session.
Dixie Chopper, home of the "World's Fastest Lawn Mower" and for decades the nation's leading mower company, will sponsor driver Jeffrey Earnhardt in Saturday's Lilly Diabetes 250 Nationwide Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Brandon Jones made it 2 for 2 in his ARCA Racing Series career, winning from the pole Friday night at Lucas Oil Raceway.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 09:36 am
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