BRISTOL, Tenn. -- It wasn't as historic as Neil Armstrong walking on the moon.
And it certainly didn't deserve a slogan such as: "One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind."
But qualifying for the inaugural Car of Tomorrow race was historic in NASCAR Nextel Cup circles, Jeff Gordon said after capturing the pole on Friday.
"This is definitely a historical moment," said Gordon, who on Sunday will attempt to win his sixth race at Bristol Motor Speedway. ...Read full story