Jeff Gordon and No. 24 Drive to End Hunger Car Win in Atlanta

NASCAR champ speeds to victory in AdvoCare 500

Jeff Gordon's No. 24 Drive to End Hunger crossed the finish line first at the AdvoCare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Tuesday.

See also: Learn more about the Drive to End Hunger.

The car — splashed with logos touting Gordon's crusade to wipe out hunger among older Americans — held off a challenge from his teammate Jimmie Johnson to earn his 85th career win and sole possession of third place for most all-time NASCAR victories.

The NASCAR champ has joined AARP and AARP Foundation in the Drive to End Hunger campaign. The campaign supported a local food drive on Sept. 1 at BJ's Wholesale Club in Conyers, Ga.

Up next: the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at Richmond on Sept. 10.

Jeff Gordon at Charlotte, N.C. >>

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