Gordon Paces HMS at New Hampshire Qualifying
- Jul 19, 2002
- 24 Team
LOUDON, N.H. (July 19, 2002)—Jeff Gordon posted the fastest time among his Hendrick Motorsports teammates during NASCAR Winston Cup Series qualifying at New Hampshire International Speedway on Friday, earning the 11th starting spot with a 29.142-second time and a 130.698-mph speed in the No. 24 DuPont Chevrolet.
Jimmie Johnson qualified 13th in the No. 48 Lowe’s Monte Carlo at 29.195 seconds and 130.461 mph.
Driving the No. 5 Kellogg’s Chevy, Terry Labonte was 19th-quickest at 29.240 seconds and 130.260 mph at the Loudon, N.H., track.
The No. 25 UAW-Delphi Chevrolet driven by Joe Nemechek was 29th in New England 300 qualifying with a 29.396-second time and a 129.569-mph speed.
Bill Elliott earned the pole position at 28.971 seconds and 131.469 mph.