Vince Vaughn gives Jeff Gordon a Daytona 500 pep talk

Monday February 23rd, 2015

Vince Vaughn served as the grand marshal for Sunday's Daytona 500, but before the race he spotted retiring NASCAR great Jeff Gordon and decided the three-time champ needed a pep talk.

Vaughn corners Gordon and tries to get inside his head to help him calm any pre-race fears and talk a little bit about his upcoming movie.

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Unfortunately for Vaughn, Gordon was not terribly interested in the actor's help and was actually just trying to make a phone call.

Gordon's Daytona 500 did not end so well for the former champion, as a last lap crash caused him to finish in 33rd place.

Brendan Maloy
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