Jeff Gordon went into the 2012 season expecting to build on a great 2011 season.
His career seemed restarted with new crew chief Alan Gustafson joining forces with Gordon to win three races.
But 2012 has not been too kind. Gordon has struggled a lot to start off the season and currently sits 21st in points, a position that I did not expect to see Gordon anywhere near.
Here are five reasons why Jeff Gordon has struggled and what fans should expect for the rest of 2012.