Gordon's greatness is enduring
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Rick Hendrick was in the middle of a busy schedule at Atlanta Motor Speedway in 1992 when he noticed this kid in the Nationwide Series race coming off of the corners with the back end of his car sliding almost out of control.
"I told the guy with me that I wanted to wait a minute and see him bust his tail," the owner of Hendrick Motorsports recently recalled. "I stood there for 20 laps, and he just kept on going. He was on the ragged edge all day."
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