Gordon Gets Record Fifth Brickyard Win


Published on July 28 2014 2:24 am
Last Updated on July 28 2014 2:24 am
Written by Millie Lange

(Speedway, IN) -- Jeff Gordon is celebrating another victory at the Brickyard after winning Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  Gordon's record fifth victory in the 400-mile race comes 20 years after his win in the inaugural event.

The four-time series champion passed Kasey Kahne with 17 laps to go and held off Kyle Busch, Denny Hamlin and Matt Kenseth in the closing laps. Those three Toyota drivers finished second through fourth while Joey Logano was fifth and Kahne ended up sixth.