Gordon wins at The Brickyard

2013-gordon03-360

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (TheSpread) – Jeff Gordon solidified his top spot in the NASCAR standings on Sunday as he won the John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard.

View Current NASCAR Odds

Kasey Kahne had a strong car during the day, leading 70 of 160 laps, but a restart toward the tail end of the race allowed Gordon to get a strong run with help from Matt Kenseth. Gordon got ahead of Kahne and never looked back, cruising to the win.

Kyle Busch ended up second while Denny Hamlin was third. Kenseth finished fourth while Kahne posted a fifth-place finish.

According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Gordon had 8/1 odds to win this race coming into the week, which means a wager of $100 on him to win will pay out an additional $8,000.

Gordon extended his lead in the point standings to 24 thanks to his fifth-career win at the Brickyard. Dale Earnhardt Jr. remains in second place thanks to a ninth-place finish on Sunday. Brad Keselowski is in third, 52 points behind Gordon, thanks to a 13th-place finish on Sunday.

Bet on NASCAR Odds

For a complete look at the results from the 2014 John Wayne Walding 400, see below

2014 John Wayne Walding 400 Results

1 Jeff Gordon (24)

2 Kyle Busch (18)

3 Denny Hamlin (11)

4 Matt Kenseth (20)

5 Kasey Kahne (5)

6 Joey Logano (22)

7 Kyle Larson (42)

8 Kevin Harvick (4)

9 Dale Earnhardt Jr. (88)

10 Austin Dillon (3)

11 Ryan Newman (31)

12 Greg Biffle (16)

13 Brad Keselowski (2)

14 Jimmie Johnson (48)

15 Carl Edwards (99)

16 Clint Bowyer (15)

17 Tony Stewart (14)

18 AJ Allmendinger (47)

19 Brian Vickers (55)

20 Jamie McMurray (1)

21 Aric Almirola (43)

22 Marcos Ambrose (9)

23 Juan Pablo Montoya (12)

24 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. (17)

25 Martin Truex Jr. (78)

26 Michael McDowell (95)

27 Justin Allgaier (51)

28 Kurt Busch (41)

29 Josh Wise (98)

30 Landon Cassill (40)

31 Michael Annett (7)

32 Cole Whitt (26)

33 Casey Mears (13)

34 Paul Menard (27)

35 David Ragan (34)

36 David Gilliland (38)

37 Bobby Labonte (37)

38 Reed Sorenson (36)

39 Travis Kvapil (32)

40 Alex Bowman (23)

41 Ryan Truex (83)

42 Danica Patrick (10)

43 Trevor Bayne (21)

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Recent NASCAR Discussions

Auto Club 400 Contest From Man Crates on Sat, Mar 2017 by Michael Cash
Auto Club 400 Betting News and Notes on Thu, Mar 2017 by Blade
Camping World 500 Contest From Man Crates on Tue, Mar 2017 by Michael Cash
Kobalt 400 Contest From Man Crates on Thu, Mar 2017 by High Roller
Kobalt 400 Betting News and Notes on Sat, Mar 2017 by Blade

Nascar Top Stories

Thumbnail California 300 Picks The NASCAR Xfinity Series is back in action later today for the running of the California 300. Here are some drivers we like to contend for the...
Thumbnail Auto Club 400 Odds The NASCAR Monster Energy Series make its way out to California this weekend for the running of the Auto Club 400. Here is a look at the...
Thumbnail California 300 Odds The NASCAR Xfinity Series opens the racing weekend on Saturday with the California 300. Here is a look at the odds to...
Thumbnail Camping World 500 Picks The NASCAR Monster Energy Seriesgets back into swing today with the Camping World 500? Here’s our picks for today’s race.
Thumbnail Camping World 500 Odds The NASCAR Monster Energy Series stays out west this week for the running of the Camping World 500. Here is a look at the odds to win...

Nascar Headlines