– July 1, 2000
Beach, FL – In the second of three Universal
promotional schemes, this one for the release of Rocky & Bullwinkle,
Team Gordon had its share of drama at the Pepsi 400 in Daytona.
qualifying showed Gordon at the bottom of the speed charts. After
exhausting all possibilities with the car, the team borrowed Rusty
Wallace’s backup engine for second round qualifying. The switch
gained a second in time immediately but Gordon fell short for his
third DNQ of the season.
position – DNQ