DAYS OF WONDER
Jeff Gordon has four NASCAR Sprint Cup
titles and more than 90 race victories to
his name, but he’s been much more than
just a winning machine. He reshaped
people’s perceptions of the sport itself.
…Jeff Gordon narrowly beat seven-time
NASCAR Cup champion Dale Earnhardt
to the 1995 crown. Now Jeff is the
“grizzled” vet of the Sprint Cup scene.
TWENTY YEARS AGO…
WORDS Tom Jensen
MAIN IMAGE Nigel Kinrade Photography