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Jeff Gordon bids farewell to Dave

Dave Despain (left) and Jeff Gordon on Wind Tunnel
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Four-time Sprint Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon bid Dave Despain a "bittersweet" farewell as the final interview on SPEED's long-running "Wind Tunnel" program Sunday evening.

A frequent guest on the program, Gordon described himself as a "big fan of the show" before the pair discussed Gordon's favorite career moments, his advice for young drivers, driving an F1 car, and even star-gazing.


In closing the interview, Gordon thanked Despain for his well-respected work over the years.


"Your passion, your opinions – I love the fact you speak your own opinions – it doesn't matter what anyone else thinks," he said. "I think everyone respects that. I certainly do."
 

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