NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
 Paul Menard
#27
Hometown:  Eau Claire, WI
Date of Birth:  8/21/1980
Height:  5`10
Weight:  180 lbs
All Time Wins:  1
Manufacturer:  Chevrolet

Career Notes:  

First NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win came in July 2011 in the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis.

Recorded first career Sprint Cup pole in July 2008 at Daytona.

Finished a career-best sixth in NASCAR Nationwide Series point standings in 2005 and `06.

Won first Nationwide race in 2006 at Milwaukee.

Runner-up for 2004 Nationwide rookie of the year award.


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SeasonRankPointsPBStartsWinsTop 5Top 10Money Won
2015 16 177 -129 7 0 1 1 $1,016,760
2014 21 944 -4099 36 0 5 13 $5,083,964
2013 17 949 -1470 36 0 3 9 $4,794,609
2012 16 1006 -1394 36 0 1 9 $4,062,235
2011 17 947 -1456 36 1 4 8 $3,853,688
2010 23 3776 -2846 36 0 1 6 $3,599,779
2009 31 2979 -3673 36 0 0 0 $4,316,538
2008 26 3151 -3533 36 0 1 1 $3,559,135
2007 34 2496 -4227 30 0 0 0 $2,432,074
2006 45 669 -5806 7 0 0 1 $546,993
2005 70 82 -6451 1 0 0 0 $58,755
2003 63(T) 76 -4946 1 0 0 0 $52,410
2002-----------------------
 
2015 ResultsRaceStartFinishPointsLaps Led
Feb. 14 Sprint Unlimited at Daytona12107 of 45
Feb. 19 Budweiser Duel 1121100 of 60
Feb. 19 Budweiser Duel 2------------
Feb. 22 Daytona 5002125190 of 203
Mar. 01 Folds of Honor QuikTrip 5001313310 of 325
Mar. 08 Kobalt 4002412320 of 267
Mar. 15 CampingWorld.com 5002114300 of 312
Mar. 22 Auto Club 400114400 of 209
Mar. 29 STP 5001323210 of 499
Apr. 11 Duck Commander 50084141 of 222
Apr. 19Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes------------
Apr. 25Toyota Owners 400------------
May. 03GEICO 500------------
May. 09Spongebob Squarepants 400------------
May. 15Sprint Showdown------------
May. 16NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race------------
May. 24Coca-Cola 600------------
May. 31Dover 400------------
Jun. 07Axalta "We Paint Winners" 400------------
Jun. 14Quicken Loans 400------------
Jun. 28Toyota/Save Mart 350------------
Jul. 05Coke Zero 400------------
Jul. 11Quaker State 400------------
Jul. 19New Hampshire 301------------
Jul. 26Crown Royal/Brickyard 400------------
Aug. 02Pennsylvania 400------------
Aug. 09Cheez-It 355 at the Glen------------
Aug. 16Pure Michigan 400------------
Aug. 22IRWIN Tools Night Race------------
Sep. 06Bojangles Southern 500------------
Sep. 12Federated Auto Parts 400------------
Sep. 20MyAfibStory.com 400------------
Sep. 27Sylvania 300------------
Oct. 04AAA 400------------
Oct. 10Bank of America 500------------
Oct. 18Hollywood Casino 400------------
Oct. 25Alabama 500------------
Nov. 01Goody's Fast Pain Relief 500------------
Nov. 08AAA Texas 500------------
Nov. 15Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500------------
Nov. 22Ford EcoBoost 400------------