It may not be tame or the same, but respect is what Jeff Gordon will give Darlington Raceway as he prepares for his 700th career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start this Saturday night in the Bojangles' Southern 500.
Kyle Larson (No. 42 Chevrolet) posted the fastest lap among the 29 cars running NASCAR's fourth configuration test race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Kevin Harvick (No. 4 Chevrolet) posted the fastest lap among the 30 cars running NASCAR's third configuration test race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Kyle Larson (No. 42 Chevrolet) posted the fastest lap among the 28 cars running NASCAR's second configuration test race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Kevin Harvick (No. 4 Chevrolet) was quickest among the 30 cars running NASCAR's first configuration test race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Austin Dillon will compete full-time in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series beginning in 2014 driving the No. 3 Dow/Cheerios Chevrolet SS.
Frank Kimmel (No. 44 Toyota) steadily built his 2013 point lead during the season, to the point where all he had to do at the final race of the season was enter the race at Kansas Speedway to clinch his 10th series championship.
Mason Mingus (32 Toyota) battled eventual champion Frank Kimmel from the start of the 2013 season.
Justin Boston (25 Toyota) will be the SCOTT Rookie of the Year recipient Saturday after his first full season behind the wheel of a stock car.
Tom Hessert (77 Dodge Charger) visited victory lane early in the 2013 season, winning his second consecutive race at Salem Speedway.
A break-through season for Josh Williams (99 Ford) saw him score 10 top 10 finishes among his 21 starts and fifth-place finish in the final ARCA Racing Series driver point standings.
Mason Mitchell (82 Toyota) missed one race during the 2013 season, but still finished sixth in the final point standings after finishing in the top 10 13 times – the fourth-highest total of anyone in the 2013 ARCA Racing Series.