Jeff Gordon and Ella's Magic Carpet Ride

02/11/2009 at 09:00 AM ET

Looks like mom and dad might be enjoying Disney more than little Ella Sofia! Four-time NASCAR Cup Series champion and three-time Daytona 500 winner Jeff Gordon and wife Ingrid took their 19-month-old daughter for a spin on the Magic Carpets of Aladdin attraction at the Magic Kingdom in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. on Monday, but the toddler didn’t know what to think! On his website, Jeff shares that Ella had a good time after all. He said,

“I keep asking her ‘Are you having fun?’ and she keeps shaking her head yes. In the car on the way here, she wouldn’t stop talking and saying all kind of noises, and she was excited as can be, because she knew we were doing something we don’t normally do. I know she’s having a lot of fun.”

Garth Vaughan/Walt Disney World

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Ariana on

Ella, you are one LUCKY little girl!!🙂 (gorgeous too!)

Keltie on

What a sweet picture! My friend is there with her family and when she saw Jeff Gordon, she went right to him and talked to him. She said he is the nicest guy!

Brigid on

What a cute pic. Jeff said, he kept asking Ella if she was having fun and she shook her head, yes. I love that Jeff & Ingrid keep sharing their photos of Ella at his website.

Paige on

Cute. Ella is the cutest little thing.

Lisa on

What a cute picture. Looks like they are all having fun. I wonder if the ride is too “fast” for Jeff… ha haaa

Jennifer on

Ella is such a doll…soooooo cute!🙂

ActionP24 on

way to go guys! what a great shot! so normal…love it …my favorite driver in the best place in the world – that is not a racetrack….

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