NASCAR Driver Head-to-Head

Which NASCAR Driver Had The Better Career?

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Jeff Gordon
  • 4 Championships
  • 25 Seasons (1992 - 2016 )
  • 25 Different Tracks
  • 805 Total Races
  • 11.6% Win Percentage
Richard Petty
  • 7 Championships
  • 35 Seasons (1958 - 1992 )
  • 81 Different Tracks
  • 1185 Total Races
  • 16.9% Win Percentage

Career vs Career

Jeff Gordon NASCAR Career vs Richard Petty NASCAR Career
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 805 89 93 325 477 570 614 231,223 24,936 10.5 12.5
Richard Petty 1185 127 200 555 921 807 921 307,843 51,381 9.5 11.3

Track vs Track

  • Atlanta Motor Speedway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at Atlanta Motor Speedway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 42 2 5 16 34 29 34 12,590 1,297 12.5 12.6
Richard Petty 65 4 6 22 43 39 43 17,513 1,827 13.0 14.0
  • Bristol Motor Speedway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at Bristol Motor Speedway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 47 5 5 17 37 32 37 22,525 2,730 8.1 12.2
Richard Petty 60 6 3 26 44 39 44 23,815 2,212 10.2 11.2
  • Charlotte Motor Speedway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at Charlotte Motor Speedway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 46 9 5 17 30 27 30 15,440 788 10.9 15.3
Richard Petty 64 3 5 23 41 34 41 18,236 1,703 13.3 16.2
  • Darlington Raceway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at Darlington Raceway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 36 4 7 19 27 26 27 11,458 1,744 7.0 11.6
Richard Petty 65 4 3 25 46 40 46 17,120 2,391 12.4 14.3
  • Daytona International Speedway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at Daytona International Speedway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 46 5 6 13 28 26 28 7,694 710 10.5 16.3
Richard Petty 74 4 10 28 48 40 48 9,417 1,277 10.7 15.0
  • Dover International Speedway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at Dover International Speedway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 47 4 5 18 39 36 39 18,788 2,396 12.0 11.4
Richard Petty 46 2 7 16 35 28 35 18,919 2,205 12.0 12.8
  • ISM Raceway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at ISM Raceway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 34 3 2 12 29 28 29 10,356 446 10.8 10.8
Richard Petty 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 908 0 27.2 32.6
  • Martinsville Speedway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at Martinsville Speedway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 47 9 9 29 44 43 44 23,269 3,779 7.3 6.7
Richard Petty 67 2 15 30 50 44 50 27,891 2,823 10.7 11.2
  • Michigan International Speedway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at Michigan International Speedway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 46 6 3 19 36 31 36 8,581 1,059 11.2 12.4
Richard Petty 47 2 4 19 36 33 36 8,695 538 12.6 12.5
  • North Carolina Speedway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at North Carolina Speedway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 23 2 4 8 15 14 15 8,997 984 8.9 15.0
Richard Petty 54 3 11 23 36 32 36 21,626 3,130 12.3 13.9
  • North Wilkesboro Speedway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at North Wilkesboro Speedway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 8 1 1 4 6 6 6 2,536 314 10.1 12.4
Richard Petty 66 3 15 33 53 45 53 22,281 5,315 10.1 10.0
  • Pocono Raceway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at Pocono Raceway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 47 2 6 20 40 38 40 8,535 1,040 11.4 10.2
Richard Petty 30 0 2 8 17 14 17 4,971 499 12.7 17.6
  • Richmond Raceway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at Richmond Raceway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 47 6 2 18 35 33 35 17,669 1,637 8.4 13.4
Richard Petty 63 8 13 34 53 46 53 21,135 5,136 10.5 9.2
  • Sonoma Raceway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at Sonoma Raceway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 23 5 5 14 20 19 20 2,343 457 7.7 8.3
Richard Petty 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 276 0 34.8 26.8
  • Talladega Superspeedway
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at Talladega Superspeedway
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 46 5 6 16 28 25 28 7,963 902 11.8 17.0
Richard Petty 46 0 2 11 30 23 30 6,903 273 14.4 16.8
  • Watkins Glen International
Jeff Gordon vs Richard Petty at Watkins Glen International
Driver STS P Win T5 T10 T15 T20 TOT Lap Led AVG ST AVG FIN
Jeff Gordon 24 4 4 6 13 13 13 2,075 262 10.1 17.5
Richard Petty 8 0 0 0 6 4 6 599 0 18.6 16.3