2011: Hendrick Motorsports starts 1-2-3-4 at Talladega

Rick Hendrick watched Hendrick Motorsports become just the third team in NASCAR history to start 1-2-3-4 when his cars qualified at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway in April 2011. Jeff Gordon started from the pole position, followed by Jimmie Johnson, Mark Martin and Dale Earnhardt Jr. Johnson went on to win the race, with Gordon third, Earnhardt fourth and Martin eighth.

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