The 10 Hottest NASCAR Drivers

Marjory MarkleCorrespondent IApril 1, 2009

The 10 Hottest NASCAR Drivers

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    MARTINSVILLE, VA - MARCH 28: Clint Bowyer (L), driver of the #33 BB&T Chevrolet, talks with Jimmie Johnson (C), driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, Jeff Gordon (R), driver of the #24 DuPont Chevrolet, and Ron Hornaday, Jr., driver of the Camping World Tru

No. 1 Kyle Busch

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    BRISTOL, TN - MARCH 21: Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 Z-Line Designs Toyota, stands on pit road the NASCAR Nationwide Series Scotts Turf Builder 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway on March 21, 2009 in Bristol, Tennessee.  (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images

No. 2 Jeff Gordon

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    MARTINSVILLE, VA - MARCH 28: Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 DuPont Chevrolet, stands in the garage as it rains during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Goody's Fast Pain Relief 500 at the Martinsville Speedway on March 28, 2009 in Martinsville, Vi

No. 3 Carl Edwards

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    FONTANA, CA - FEBRUARY 21:  Carl Edwards, driver of the #60 Scotts Ford, poses after winning the pole position for the NASCAR Nationwide Series Stater Bros. 300 at Auto Club Speedway on February 21, 2009 in Fontana, California.  (Photo by Jason Smith/Gett

No. 4 Denny Hamlin

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    BRISTOL, TN - MARCH 20:  Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 FedEx Toyota  stands by his car during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on March 20, 2009 in Bristol, Tennessee.  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Im

No. 5 Kevin Harvick

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    MARTINSVILLE, VA - MARCH 30: Kevin Harvick, driver of the #2 KHI/Bounty Chevrolet, stands on the grid before  the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Kroger 250 at the Martinsville Speedway on March 30, 2009 in Martinsville, Virginia.  (Photo by Rusty Jarre

No. 6 Juan Pablo Montoya

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    MARTINSVILLE, VA - MARCH 29: Juan Pablo Montoya, driver of the #42 Target Chevrolet, stands on the grid prior to the start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Goody's Fast Pain Relief 500 at the Martinsville Speedway on March 29, 2009 in Martinsville, Virgini

No. 7 AJ Allmendinger

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    HAMPTON, GA - OCTOBER 24: AJ Allmendinger driver of the #10 Valvoline/Sears Auto Center Dodge during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pep Boys Auto 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on October 24, 2008 in Hampton, Georgia.  (Photo by Jerry Markland/G

No. 8 Jimmie Johnson

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    MARTINSVILLE, VA - MARCH 28: Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, climbs out of his car during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Goody's Fast Pain Relief 500 at the Martinsville Speedway on March 28, 2009 in Martinsville, Virginia.

No. 9 Elliot Sadler

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    MARTINSVILLE, VA - MARCH 28: Elliott Sadler, driver of the #19 Stanley Tools Dodge, stands in the garage area as practice rains out for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Goody's Fast Pain Relief 500 at the Martinsville Speedway on March 28, 2009 in Martinsvill

No. 10 Terry Labonte

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    DAYTONA BEACH, FL - JULY 04:  Terry Labonte, driver of the #45 Richard Petty Driving Experience Dodge prepares to drive during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway on July 4, 2008 in Daytona Beach, Fl

Honorable Mention

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    MARTINSVILLE, VA - MARCH 28: Joey Logano, driver of the #20 The Home Depot Toyota, in the gargage during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Goody's Fast Pain Relief 500 at the Martinsville Speedway on March 28, 2009 in Martinsville, Virginia.  (Pho