AVONDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 11: Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 DuPont Chevrolet, sits in his car during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Kobalt Tools 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 11, 2011 in Avondale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Jeff Gordon is No. 8 on the Yahoo! Sports list of top 20 NASCAR drivers for 2012.