The NASCAR Community Responds to Jeff Gordon's Comeback

Jeff Gordon is making a surprise return to racing after a lengthy absence. 

Gordon is coming out of retirement for the Porsche Carrera Cup 

North America, which is sanctioned by the International Motor Sports Association.

According to a press release from IMSA, the event will be 

presented by the Cayman Islands at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Gordon said that he was anticipating the gathering with great interest.

“Gordon, a NASCAR legend, expressed his excitement about returning to competition.

"I'm looking forward to getting back in a racing vehicle and fighting against a quality field of teams and drivers,” he said.