List of EA Sports NASCAR series cover athletes

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Jeff Gordon has been the cover driver for four games, the most by any driver

This is a list of cover athletes for the EA Sports NASCAR series.

Year Game Title Driver Name(s) Release Date Platform(s)
1998 NASCAR 98 Jeff Gordon October 31, 1997 PlayStation, Sega Saturn
1999 NASCAR 99 Dale Earnhardt October 31, 1998 PlayStation, Nintendo 64
2000 NASCAR 2000 Dale Earnhardt November 30, 1999 PlayStation, Nintendo 64, Game Boy Color, PC
2001 NASCAR 2001 Tony Stewart November 7, 2000 PlayStation, PlayStation 2, Xbox
2002 NASCAR Thunder 2002 Jeff Gordon October 2, 2001 PlayStation, PlayStation 2, Xbox
2003 NASCAR Thunder 2003 Dale Earnhardt Jr. September 19, 2002 PlayStation, PlayStation 2, Xbox, GameCube, PC
2004 NASCAR Thunder 2004 Tony Stewart September 16, 2003 PlayStation, PlayStation 2, Xbox, PC
2005 NASCAR 2005: Chase for the Cup Kevin Harvick August 31, 2004 PlayStation 2, Xbox, GameCube
2006 NASCAR 06: Total Team Control Jeff Gordon/Jimmie Johnson August 30, 2005 PlayStation 2, Xbox
2007 NASCAR 07 Elliott Sadler September 6, 2006 PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable, Xbox
2008 NASCAR 08 Tony Stewart July 23, 2007 PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
2009 NASCAR 09 Jeff Gordon/Elliott Sadler (versions sold at Best Buy) June 10, 2008 PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Notes[edit]

  • Multiple cover athletes
    • Jeff Gordon (1998, 2002, 2006, 2009)
    • Elliott Sadler (2007), (2009 - Best Buy versions)
    • Tony Stewart (2001, 2004, 2008)
    • Dale Earnhardt (1999, 2000)
  • Single cover athletes
    • Kevin Harvick (2005)
    • Dale Earnhardt Jr. (2003)
  • Multiple cover platforms
    • PlayStation 2 (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009)
    • Xbox (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007)
    • PlayStation (1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004)
    • PC (2000, 2003, 2004)
    • PlayStation 3 (2008, 2009)
    • Xbox 360 (2008, 2009)
    • GameCube (2003, 2005)
    • Nintendo 64 (1999, 2000)
  • Single cover platforms
    • PlayStation Portable (2007)
    • Game Boy Color (2000)
    • Sega Saturn (1998)
  • Cover athletes with Sprint Cup Championships (Year)
    • Dale Earnhardt (1980, 1986, 1987, 1990, 1991, 1993, 1994)
    • Jeff Gordon (1995, 1997, 1998, 2001)
    • Jimmie Johnson (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010)
    • Tony Stewart (2002, 2005, 2011)
    • Kevin Harvick (2014)
  • Cover athletes without Sprint Cup Championship
    • Dale Earnhardt Jr.
    • Elliott Sadler
  • Driver Won Sprint Cup Championship while on cover
    • Jimmie Johnson (2006)
    • Jeff Gordon (1998)
  • Drivers Won Sprint Cup Championship after appearing on cover
    • Tony Stewart (Cover Year: 2001, 2004) (Championship Year: 2002, 2005)
    • Jimmie Johnson (Cover Year: 2006) (Championship Year: 2007)
  • Other drivers cars appearing on cover (uncredited)

*More drivers could possibly uncredited in season covers. The reason being is they cannot be depicted, and have nore credited sources to their car on the cover.

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