NSCS: Hendrick Official Confirms Gordon May Sub for Earnhardt at Indianapolis

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Don’t sign the welcome back cards and hang the party decorations just yet, but in a shock announcement on Friday morning at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Jeff Gordon was revealed to be part of Hendrick Motorsports’ backup plan for next week’s Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

NSCS: Stewart on the Road to Racing Return; Vickers Battles Back During Substitute Start

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Jerry Markland/Getty Images North America photo — During Sunday’s 58th Annual Daytona 500, there were two drivers that were noticeably missing from the racing surface. The first of those was Jeff Gordon, a three-time 500 champion and four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion with 93 career …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Final Farewell; Emotional Banquet Speech Concludes Gordon’s NASCAR Career

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LAS VEGAS — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Audio courtesy of NBC and NASCAR Media — Ethan Miller/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — After 23 years, 797 starts and countless memories along the way, Jeff Gordon’s career as a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver officially came to an end on Friday night during the premier series’ …

NSCS: The Restart of His Career; Kyle Busch Takes Lead Late; Drives Away to 2015 Championship

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HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Chris Graythen/Getty Images North America photo — A late-race restart made the difference for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship. Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick were running third and fourth, separated by five seconds on the track, before a piece of sheet metal on the frontstretch …

Tom Time: Sprint Cup Series Final Four Set for Sunday’s Winner-Take-All Showdown in Homestead

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Column By Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — NASCAR photo — Here we are again. For the second year, NASCAR’s Sprint Cup Series has come down to four drivers who will battle it out on Sunday in the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway for the right to call themselves champion of the top stock …

NSCS: Carl to the Top; Edwards Leads Abbreviated Cup Practice at Homestead

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HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images North America photo — Carl Edwards went out early in Friday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice at Homestead-Miami Speedway and wasted no time in going fast. Edwards turned a quick lap of 30.832 seconds (175.143 mph) to pace Friday’s lone session around the 1.5-mile …

Around the Track: Who Wins the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship?

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Blog by Race Chaser Online staff members — NASCAR photo — All of us at Race Chaser Online are fans of the depth of this year’s “Final Four” in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, because each of them have their own story. Jeff Gordon would be the sentimental favorite — the improbable Hollywood hero trying to conquer …

NSCS: Trying to Go Out on Top; Gordon Hoping #DriveForFive Ends With Title in Homestead

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This is the third of Race Chaser Online’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship 4 previews. Tune in to the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday at 3 p.m. (NBC, NBCSN Hot Pass, MRN, SiriusXM) to find out which of the four drivers earns the right to hoist the Sprint Cup on the championship stage in Florida. MIAMI, Fla. — staff report …

NSCS: Gordon’s Hendrick Teammates to Honor Four-Time Champ in Miami With Special Numbers

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CONCORD, N.C. – official team release by Gray Caldwell — HMS photo — Sunday will mark a momentous occasion in both the history of Hendrick Motorsports and NASCAR as a whole, as Jeff Gordon makes his final start behind the wheel of the No. 24 Chevrolet SS. To honor the event, Axalta has provided a special paint scheme for Gordon …

NSCS: Fastest Again; Kurt Busch Tops Phoenix Happy Hour

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AVONDALE, Ariz. — Report by Race Chaser Online West Correspondent Ryan O’Hara — Chris Trotman/Getty Images North America photo — Kurt Busch is on the outside looking in, but based off every practice session Saturday, the driver of the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet looks to be strong come Sunday’s Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500. Busch paced final practice …

NSCS: On the Outside Looking In; Kurt Busch Fastest in First Saturday Practice

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AVONDALE, Ariz. — Report by Race Chaser Online West Correspondent Ryan O’Hara — Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — 2005 Spring Phoenix winner Kurt Busch was fast again in the desert; but this time, the Las Vegas, Nevada native topped the charts in Saturday morning’s practice at Phoenix International Raceway. The 2004 Sprint Cup champion turned the fastest speed …