Gordon, Roush, Penske headline HOF class

(AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Jeff Gordon didn't give much thought to NASCAR while racing sprint cars in Indiana as a teenager.

He was too busy trying to get into open wheel racing.

But when Gordon's career stalled, he headed South to try his hand at stock car racing and went on to win 93 Cup races - third on the career list - and four championships while helping NASCAR move from a predominantly regional sport to the mainstream in the 1990s. Gordon was honored for his career achievements Wednesday when he was selected to the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

Read More...

Formula 1 Leaders: Points
RankDriverPointsWins
1 L.Hamilton 95 2
2 S.Vettel 78 2
3 V.Bottas 58 0
4 K.Raikkonen 48 0
5 D.Ricciardo 47 1
6 M.Verstappen 33 0
7 F.Alonso 32 0
8 N.Hulkenberg 22 0
9 K.Magnussen 19 0
10 C.Sainz Jr. 19 0
View Full Leaderboard

Sports Data API Powered by STATS © 2018 by STATS.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS is strictly prohibited.