2002 358 Modified Top 10
Gibbs was the 358 Modified Track Champion after a tremendous season. Gibbs tied Chuck Akulis for most wins in a season with 13. He won the Irv Heath Memorial, 52nd Anniversary Special, the Binghamton Pepsi-Cola Southern Tier 100 and the Southern Tier Open. He was the first driver since Stan Ploski in 1973 to win both the 100 lapper and the Open in the same year.
Gibbs was followed in the standings by Don Hart, Jr., Glenn Knapp, Rich Keehle, Dana Wagner, Harry Marvin, Jr., Butch Klinger, Dave Locke, Billy Thornton and Dan Hineline.