12 November 2012 5:22 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Tom Cruise famously said "Rubbin' is racing" in his 1990 checkered flag classic, Days of Thunder. But on Sunday, rubbin' was the start of a shocking racetrack brawl between Jeff Gordon, Clint Bowyer and their pit crews.

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The incident occurred at Sunday's Advocare 500 after Bowyer made contact with Gordon's car as the two battled it out for fifth place on Lap 305, slashing Gordon's tire and sending him into a wall. Then, after re-entering the race, Gordon used his car to return the favor, inadvertently causing a multi-car crash and a pit crew brawl that could have lasting repercussions for both drivers, and the sport.

Once Gordon and Bowyer returned to the garage, that's when the fight erupted. An incident that led to both men being summoned to the Nascar hauler. "They've got to do what they've got to do just like I had to do what I had to do,'' Gordon »


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