Jeff Gordon was 22 years old when he drove in his first Nascar Winston Cup Series race.
Yes, he did. Jeff Gordon's first Nascar Cup Series race was in 1992 and he has been racing every year since. In 2006, it was known as the Nextel Cup Series and Gordon finished sixth in points.
YES! (A lot). he started his racing career when he was just three.
He worked his way up the racing divisions and joined the NASCAR Cup Series in 1992 and in a few years started dominating.
Jeff Gordon competed in one race in 1992, and has been racing full time from 1993 to the present season in the Nascar Cup Series.
Dale Jr. was 21 years old when he started racing in the Nascar Busch Series. He was 24 when he started Cup Series racing.
Winston was force out of sponsoring certain things. Then Nextel stepped in, thus we now have the nextel cup. Winston was also force out of NHRA drag racing, now we have the poweraid championship. After it was deemed illegal to advertise tobacco products, Winston was forced to stop sponsering NASCAR's premier series.
Yes, he is. Jeff Gordon is still racing in the Nascar Sprint Cup Series.
No. While he did test a Formula 1 car on one occasion, Jeff Gordon has never ran an "Indy" style series.
Joe Gibbs Racing has won six Nascar driver/owner championships.2000 - Bobby Labonte (Winston Cup Series)2002 - Tony Stewart (Winston Cup Series)2005 - Tony Stewart (Nextel Cup Series)2009 - Kyle Busch (Nationwide Series)2008 and 2010 - (Nationwide Series owners championship)
Jeff Gordon wasn't up to fame yet. He started racing in 1992 in the Busch Series. He made his cup debut at the 1992 Atlanta Journal 500, the last race of the 1992 season, then he went full time in 1993.
Jeff Gordon (NASCAR) and Helio Castroneves (IndyCar Series) both participate in the sport of auto racing.
Jeff Gordon had an awesome childhood, after his mom and dad were divorced. His step dad was more like a father to him than his actual father. John Bickford, his step dad, ran a racing shop and it got Jeff into the sport. When Jeff was 5 he started racing Quarter Midgets, at 10 he started racing Sprint cars and when he was 15 he started racing Stock cars.