The early years: USAC honors Jeff Gordon with video tribute

As Jeff Gordon prepares to close out his incredible NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career at Homestead-Miami Speedway, it's important for us to remember that he was also pretty awesome as a young open-wheel racer.

The USAC sure didn't forget.

Enjoy this video tribute to the 1990 USAC National Midget & 1991 USAC Silver Crown champion.