For Jeff Gordon, Crucial, Unlikely Piece of History Still Missing


Jeff Gordon’s final race before retirement on Sunday will be for a championship.

Some 35-plus years after he got his start in racing, Gordon is still searching for his first car, a crucial piece of history suspected to be in a small town in northern California.

NASCAR Talk’s Nate Ryan gives an in-depth look at that car and why it means so much to the retiring four-time (and potentially five-time) champion on

Click here to read this fascinating tale.