National Geographic : 1998 Jun
Make way for the Kid: Jeff Gordon, the 1997 Winston Cup champ, makes a hero's entrance with his wife at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Last year he won a record six million dollars. Lion of the luxury boxes, Humpy Wheeler loves a good show. The president of Charlotte Motor Speedway spices the Memorial Day Coca-Cola 600 with fire works, mock battles, and even a salute from an astronaut passing overhead.