CONCORD, N.C. - The iconic rainbow No. 24 paint scheme made famous by NASCAR Hall of Famer and Hendrick Motorsports vice chairman Jeff Gordon was part of NASCAR's 75th anniversary float at the 2023 Rose Parade on Monday. 

The 2023 season marks the sport's 75th anniversary. The float, titled "Always Forward" was awarded with the Most Outstanding Depiction of National Treasures & Traditions. 

The Rose Parade was held in the same state where NASCAR will fire its engines on the new season with the Clash at the Coliseum on Sunday, Feb. 5 (8 p.m. ET on FOX, MRN Radio and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio), the exhibition event held at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. 

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