Paul Menard has one top-10 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, but it was a doozy when he finished fourth in 2014 after sustaining some crash damage earlier in the event.
Paul Menard finished 10th in the Can-Am 500 at Phoenix after starting the day 20th.
Paul Menard is most likely to score a finish of no better than 11th to 16th if his track record is any indication.
Paul Menard has finished in the top 15 in four of his last five efforts at Martinsville Speedway.
Paul Menard posted the fastest single lap in Saturday morning’s practice session for the Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway.
Paul Menard posted the quickest 10-lap average in the second practice session for the Citizen Soldier 400 at Dover International Speedway. He went 158.850 mph in his first 10 laps on track Saturday morning.
Paul Menard has scored six top-20 finishes in his last seven Dover International Speedway starts. Two of these were top-10s.
Paul Menard has been hit of miss on the short, flat tracks this year. In five previous starts on minimally-banked tracks one-mile or less in length, he has scored two results outside the top 35 and two inside the top 20.
Paul Menard has scored back-to-back top-20s on similarly-configured, 1.5-mile tracks this year with a 17th at Charlotte Motor Speedway and 18th at Kentucky Speedway.
Paul Menard has made nine previous Darlington Raceway starts and has two top-15s to his credit. He has not yet cracked the top 10 on this track.
Besides driving his regular No. 27 Chevrolet SS in Sunday night's Sprint Cup Series race at Darlington Raceway, Paul Menard will take his turn in the Richard Childress Racing (RCR) No. 2 Richmond/Menards Chevrolet Camaro for Saturday's XFINITY Series (NXS) VFW Sport Clips Help A Hero 200.
Paul Menard has scored solid results at Bristol Motor Speedway since joining Richard Childress Racing, but only one of his 11 attempts with this team resulted in a top-five. That came in their first pairing in 2011 when they finished fifth after starting fourth.
Paul Menard has been struggling to complete NASCAR Cup races this season. In the first 22 events of the year, he has completed all the laps only 12 times and never in more than two consecutive weeks.
Ten minutes into the first session of qualification, Paul Menard spun in the inner loop to bring out a caution.