Fast Cars And Fine Wine

When NASCAR champ Jeff Gordon leaves the racetrack, he heads for wine country
Bruce Schoenfeld
Issue: November 15, 2005

The most successful driver on the NASCAR circuit answers the door of his Charlotte, N.C., condominium in a gray knit shirt and black slacks, not cowboy boots and jeans. His living room is filled with the punk-pop jangle of Yellowcard's "Ocean Avenue"—more Southern Californian than Southern.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 15, 2005.

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