Platinum 400 -
Downs Intl. Speedway
Jeff Gordon got his
first DNF of the season - after going a lap down early -
when he cut a right front tire 19 laps from the
MBNA Platinum 400
After qualifying was
rained out Friday at Dover Downs, NASCAR decided that the
order for Sunday's race would be set by Driver's Points.
Dale Jarrett will sit on the pole, and Jeff Gordon will
start in second position for the second week in a row.
Jeff Gordon lead all but
19 laps Sunday at Dover Downs to dominate his way to his
second win of the season. This win ties him for 7th with Lee
Petty and Rusty Wallace on the all-time win list. He also
gained 25 points on points leader Dale Jarrett, and now is
only 50 points behind.