Paul Menard has 15 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series starts at the 2.66-mile Talladega Superspeedway.
NASCAR races often develop themes, and the Hollywood Casino 400 became a night of resurgent runs. Paul Menard was one of several drivers who snapped a long streak of no top-10s by finishing ninth at Kansas.
Richard Childress Racing has named Slugger Labbe to a leading role in their research and development efforts, which will be effective following the NASCAR race weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway later this month.
Sprint Cup regular (No. 27 Chevrolet) Paul Menard will compete in his final double-duty event of the season this weekend in Kansas.
Dover International Speedway is a rhythm track and drivers who run well there in the spring, often repeat their effort in the fall. Paul Menard finished 10th in the FedEx 400.
Paul Menard will race chassis No. 485 in the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. It has made only one previous race this year at Richmond, where it started 14th and finished 18th.
Paul Menard posted the fastest single lap in Saturday morning’s practice session for Chicagoland’s MyAFibStory.com 400. His top speed was 188.772 mph.
Paul Menard will drive a battle-tested chassis No. 454 at Atlanta. This car was previously run in four of the five similarly-configured, 1.5-mile track races as well as Michigan.
Paul Menard is consistent and occasionally strong on similarly-configured, 1.5-mile tracks. In five races this year he has a best of third at Vegas and a worst of 17th at Kansas.
Paul Menard finished ninth in the Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol. That came on the heels of a fourth-place finish in the Pure Michigan 400 and snaps a three-race unlucky streak of three consecutive 30-something results immediately preceding these two events.
In 2012 and 2013, Paul Menard swept the top 10 in both Bristol races, showing a consistently strong tendency on this track. He slipped this spring and finished 21st in the Food City 500.
Paul Menard scored his third consecutive fourth-place finish at Michigan after getting passed on the final lap by Joey Logano.
Paul Menard spun in the carousel in the first practice for the Cheez-it 355k at the Glen. He avoided contact with the Armco barrier and drove back to the garage for a new set of tires.
In addition to driving the No. 27 SPLASH/Menards Chevrolet SS in Sunday afternoon's race, Paul Menard will pilot the No. 33 Turtle Wax/Menards Chevrolet Camaro in the NASCAR Nationwide Series event on Saturday afternoon at Watkins Glen.