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Jeff Gordon talks about how difficult it was to get his third win of the season and the 91st of his career at Michigan International Speedway.
Jeff Gordon gets his 91st career win in the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway, in the same car he won with at Indianapolis Motor Speedway earlier in the summer.
Matt Strickert talks with Jeff Gordon about another victory that hinged on a late-race restart and finds out just how hot the No. 24 team is headed into the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.
Pure Michigan 400 winner Jeff Gordon addresses the media following his third win of the 2014 season.
Truex diagnosed with concussion, Yeley to fill in on Sunday RELATED: Play NASCAR Fantasy Live " Sign up for RaceView today SPRINT CUP SERIES PRACTICE 2 " RESULTS Ryan Truex was transported to a local hospital for further evaluation after a heavy crash during Saturday morning's opening practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series . The BK Racing driver was diagnosed with a concussion and will follow NASCAR guidelines to return to racing. JJ Yeley will drive the No. 83 Burger King / Dr. Pepper Toyota in Sunday's Pure Michigan 400 (1 p.m. ET, ESPN) Truex lost control of his Camry at approximately the seven-minute mark of the 50-minute session at Michigan International Speedway . The 22-year-old driver tried to correct his slide in Turn 2, but the front wheels gripped and pitched the car sharply to the right into the outside retaining wall. Truex walked away from the wreck under his own power, but complained of shoulder pain and a headache, according to team representatives. At the hospital, Truex underwent CT scans of his head, neck, chest and abdomen, which were all negative. Truex was 33rd-fastest of the 42 drivers who participated in the second Sprint Cup practice of the race weekend. The Sunoco Rookie of the Year candidate ranks 37th in Sprint Cup points with a best finish of 20th place, two weeks ago at Pocono Raceway . Kevin Harvick topped the practice session, leading a slew of Chevrolets. His fastest lap of 203.183 mph (35.436 seconds) set the pace on his fifth of 12 laps around the track. His Stewart-Haas Racing teammate Kurt Busch was close behind, with a lap just .013 seconds off the leading mark. Hendrick Motorsports took the third and fourth spots, with pole-sitter Jeff Gordon and Dale Earnhardt Jr. putting their Chevrolets near the top. Ford driver Marcos Ambrose was the first non-Chevy on the leaderboard, rounding out the top-five. Jeff Burton , filling in for Tony Stewart in the No. 14 for Stewart-Haas Racing, finished 35th-fastest. SPRINT CUP SERIES FINAL PRACTICE " RESULTS Pole-sitter Jeff Gordon showed he didn't use all his speed in qualifying, topping Saturday's final Sprint Cup Series practice with a lap of 200.156 mph (35.972 seconds). Rookie Kyle Larson did his best to knock the veteran off the top of the leaderboard, clocking a lap just .083 seconds off Gordon's , putting Larson second. Brad Keselowski , the race's hometown favorite, ran the third-fastest lap (199.137 mph), with Kevin Harvick and Greg Biffle rounding out the top five. Jeff Burton and the No. 14 team continued to make Tony Stewart's car more suited to its interim driver, improving from 35th-fastest in Saturday's morning early practice to 17th-fastest in the final session. Stewart decided not to participate in the Pure Michigan 400 after last weekend's sprint car incident that took the life of 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr. Martin Truex Jr. , who was not at the track for Friady's events due to his girlfriend undergoing surgery, finished 23rd in Saturday's early session and 25th in the later practice. His younger brother Ryan Truex, who hit the wall and was taken to the hospital after reporting shoulder pain and headaches, did not practice and had not yet been cleared for competition. The Pure Michigan 400 is scheduled for Sunday at 1 p.m. ET on ESPN. MORE: READ: Latest NASCAR news WATCH: Latest NASCAR video PLAY: NASCAR Fantasy Live FOLLOW LIVE: Get RaceView
Four spots in the Chase Grid remain heading into the 24th race of the season RELATED: Play NASCAR Fantasy Live " Sign up for RaceView today All 12 race winners in 2014 have clinched a spot in the top 30 in driver points and a spot in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, provided they qualifying for the final three races of the regular season. Those drivers, in current Chase Grid order, are Jeff Gordon , Dale Earnhardt Jr. , Brad Keselowski , Jimmie Johnson , Joey Logano , Kevin Harvick , Carl Edwards , Kyle Busch , Denny Hamlin , Aric Almirola , AJ Allmendinger and Kurt Busch have clinched a spot in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, provided they attempt to qualify for the remaining four races. If a winless driver wins this weekend, and is 97 or more points ahead of 31st place, he or she will also clinch a spot. No winless drivers can clinch a spot in the Chase after the Irwin Tools Night Race (Saturday, 7:30 p.m. ET, ABC). Three-time Bristol winner Matt Kenseth , Ryan Newman , Clint Bowyer and Greg Biffle are in the provisional grid for now and on the bubble with Kasey Kahne , Austin Dillon , Kyle Larson and Marcos Ambrose , fifth-place finisher at Bristol in March, who are the first four drivers outside the grid. See the full rundown below. 2014 Chase Grid Outlook Pos. Drivers Wins Points Chase Bonus Pts 1 Jeff Gordon 3 816 9 2 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 3 813 9 3 Brad Keselowski 3 733 9 4 Jimmie Johnson 3 686 9 5 Joey Logano 2 714 6 6 Kevin Harvick 2 687 6 7 Carl Edwards 2 679 6 8 Kyle Busch 1 620 3 9 Denny Hamlin 1 589 3 10 Aric Almirola 1 556 3 11 AJ Allmendinger 1 556 3 12 Kurt Busch 1 543 3 13 Matt Kenseth 0 709 0 14 Ryan Newman 0 679 0 15 Clint Bowyer 0 672 0 16 Greg Biffle 0 660 0 Outside Looking In 17 Kasey Kahne 0 651 0 18 Austin Dillon 0 638 0 19 Kyle Larson 0 636 0 20 Marcos Ambrose 0 616 0 21 Paul Menard 0 614 0 22 Brian Vickers 0 598 0 23 Jamie McMurray 0 596 0 24 Casey Mears 0 543 0 25 Tony Stewart 0 537 0 26 Martin Truex Jr. 0 516 0 27 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 0 476 0 28 Danica Patrick 0 445 0 29 Justin Allgaier 0 400 0 30 Michael Annett 0 364 0 Green = Locked into the Chase, provided they attempt to qualify for the remaining four races Orange = No wins, Inside the current Chase Grid's top 16 - Currently in the Chase, not locked in Red = Inside the current top 30 in points, outside of the Chase cutoff MORE: READ: Latest NASCAR news WATCH: Latest NASCAR video PLAY: NASCAR Fantasy Live FOLLOW LIVE: Get RaceView
Jeff Gordon , Kevin Harvick and Greg Biffle talk about the close finish at Pocono and their good points days.
Jeff Gordon loses power on the track, bringing out a caution on Lap 51.
Four-time champ holds on after passing Logano on final restart