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Clint Bowyer is trying not to dwell on last weekend's race at Phoenix, where he was wrecked by Jeff Gordon...
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Bowyer still not over last weekend

Clint Bowyer still isn't over his altercation with Jeff Gordon last weekend at Phoenix International Raceway. He might not be for a long, long time. Gordon laid in wait for Bowyer, who had slipped into the No. 24 car just laps before. On Lap 311, Gordon landed a blow to the No. 15 car and collected Joey Logano and Aric Almirola in the process. The implications of the wreck...

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Jeff Gordon didn't take Clint Bowyer out at Phoenix International Raceway for sport. His vendetta was greater than that. While it wasn't clear last Sunday, team owner Rick Hendrick on Friday put Gordon's retaliation into perspective. Yes, Gordon had enough. But his revenge was for the Hendrick Motorsports family - past and present. Entering Martinsville Speedway in...

Gordon’s penalty fits the crime in feud against Bowyer

This past Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway, Jeff Gordon purposely wrecked Clint Bowyer after Bowyer got into him. Gordon said post-race that it was due to a series of incidents that have happened between the drivers. One of the most notable incidents was at Martinsville when Bowyer wrecked Gordon and Johnson in an attempt to pass them both for the lead on a restart. “Things...

Gordon's anger at Bowyer dates back 7 months

When Clint Bowyer and Jeff Gordon made contact in the closing laps at Phoenix, Gordon was overcome by a grudge he'd been carrying for at least seven months. The four-time NASCAR champion retaliated by intentionally wrecking Bowyer, triggering a garage-area melee. Gordon's reputation took a hit among his peers and he was fined $100,000 by NASCAR. But he avoided suspension...

Jeff Gordon Ford EcoBoost 400 Race Preview

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Jeff Gordon & Rick Hendrick Homestead Media Transcript

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NASCAR Bonus Points: Will we see Gordon vs. Bowyer round two at Homestead?

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Jeff Gordon wins season finale at Homestead, full race results

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Pleasent surprise

  Clint Bowyer entered Sunday's race looking two points ahead, not 32. After Jeff Gordon wrecked him last Sunday at Phoenix, Bowyer was fourth in the Sprint Cup standings, two points behind Kasey Kahne. But Bowyer finished second to Gordon at Homestead and not only passed Kahne but also overtook Jimmie Johnson, who entered the race second in the standings, 32 points ahead of...

Five Minutes at The Frat House #63

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BradSprint Cup: Keselowski wins championship as Jeff Gordon wins final race of season at Homestead

With Jimmie Johnson sitting in a disabled car in the garage area for a second consecutive weekend, the championship already had been clinched. Even so, Brad Keselowski and crew chief Paul Wolfe had a goal in mind, even with just five laps remaining and that Sprint Cup trophy already being shined up and readied to hand over to the driver of the No. 2 team. “P17 here, bud,” Wolfe...

The streak survives

On Sunday at Homestead, Jeff Gordon will make his 689th consecutive start in the Sprint Cup Series, the longest active streak among active drivers and the third longest all-time behind Ricky Rudd (788) and Rusty Wallace (697). There were some tense moments, however, as Gordon awaited a penalty ruling from NASCAR after Gordon retaliated against Clint Bowyer in last Sunday's Cup...

Gordon wins Homestead, Keselowski champion

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — The fuel strategy that was supposed to carry Jimmie Johnson to a sixth championship instead made a winner of his teammate, Jeff Gordon, who triumphed in Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway as Brad Keselowski locked up the NASCAR Sprint Cup title. Gordon crossed the finish line 1.028 seconds ahead of Clint Bowyer, his nemesis from a week ago...
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