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Paul Menard

34-Year-Old Driver – Richard Childress Racing

2014 NASCAR NATIONWIDE Stats View SPRINT Stats

Winnings

$197,275

Points

0

Starts

8

Wins

1

Poles

0

Top5

3

Top10

5

2014 NASCAR SPRINT Stats View NATIONWIDE Stats

Winnings

$5,083,964

Points

944

Starts

36

Wins

0

Poles

0

Top5

5

Top10

13

2014 Fantasy Racing Outlook

Menard and the No. 27 team has grown comfortably predictable the last few seasons. That may not be satisfactory for this driver, but it does make his ceiling easy to forecast for fantasy racing purposes. Menard has posted standings finishes of 17th-, 16th- and 17th-place the last three years and he's claimed an average of 8.5 Top-10 finishes over that span. What it will take for this driver and team to get over this “hump” is not yet known, but it seems that the invisible wall may be insurmountable for Menard. He'll remain paired with crew chief Slugger Labbe in 2014, so at least team chemistry shouldn't be changed. Unless a major breakthrough occurs, we expect Menard to be in store for another eight or nine Top-10 finish campaign, with victory lane dancing just outside his reach.

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Car: No. 27 Chevrolet   Crew Chief: Slugger Labbe   Birthdate: 8/21/1980   Country: USA   

November 16, 2014    Sprint Cup News Update

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Menard finished fourth in the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway Sunday afternoon.

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Paul Menard 2014 Race Results
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Date Race Winnings Start Finish Status Laps Laps Led Points Bonus Points Penalty Points
2/20/2014 Budweiser Duel 2 $31,713 5 4 Running 60/60 - - - -
2/23/2014 Daytona 500 $550,702 10 32 Running 184/200 29 13 1 -
3/2/2014 The Profit on CNBC 500 $105,594 22 23 Running 311/312 - 21 - -
3/9/2014 Kobalt 400 $237,719 21 3 Running 267/267 6 42 1 -
3/16/2014 Food City 500 $123,629 28 21 Running 500/500 - 23 - -
3/23/2014 Auto Club 400 $134,309 30 9 Running 206/200 - 35 - -
3/30/2014 STP 500 $116,384 21 10 Running 500/500 - 34 - -
4/7/2014 Duck Commander 500 $163,824 13 9 Running 340/334 - 35 - -
4/12/2014 Bojangles' Southern 500 $93,499 11 41 Running 270/367 - 3 - -
4/26/2014 Toyota Owners 400 $107,654 9 24 Running 400/400 - 20 - -
5/4/2014 Aaron's 499 $167,384 2 6 Running 188/188 10 39 1 -
5/10/2014 5-hour ENERGY 400 $114,279 16 17 Running 266/267 - 27 - -
5/16/2014 Sprint Showdown $28,512 6 9 Running 40/40 - - - -
5/25/2014 Coca-Cola 600 $150,834 21 8 Running 400/400 - 36 - -
6/1/2014 FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks $133,559 15 10 Running 400/400 - 34 - -
6/8/2014 Pocono 400 $105,154 23 26 Running 160/160 - 18 - -
6/14/2014 Ollie's Bargain Outlet 250 $40,100 5 1 Running 125/125 18 - - -
6/15/2014 Quicken Loans 400 $136,349 5 4 Running 200/200 - 40 - -
6/22/2014 Toyota/Save Mart 350 $147,344 9 5 Running 110/110 - 39 - -
6/27/2014 John R. Elliott HERO Campaign 300 $28,350 3 4 Running 200/200 4 - - -
6/28/2014 Quaker State 400 $113,979 12 15 Running 267/267 - 29 - -
7/6/2014 Coke Zero 400 $136,574 21 16 Running 112/160 - 28 - -
7/12/2014 Sta-Green 200 $11,875 7 19 Running 198/200 - - - -
7/13/2014 Camping World RV Sales 301 $113,554 16 19 Running 305/301 - 25 - -
7/26/2014 Lilly Diabetes 250 $29,275 9 6 Running 100/100 - - - -
7/27/2014 Crown Royal Presents The John Wayne Walding 400 at $174,094 29 34 Running 158/160 - 10 - -
8/3/2014 GoBowling.com 400 $101,004 29 33 Running 143/160 - 11 - -
8/9/2014 Zippo 200 $13,050 6 9 Running 82/82 - - - -
8/10/2014 Cheez-It 355 at The Glen $98,779 20 32 Running 87/90 - 12 - -
8/17/2014 Pure Michigan 400 $136,399 7 4 Running 200/200 - 40 - -
8/23/2014 Irwin Tools Night Race $142,484 17 9 Running 500/500 - 35 - -
8/31/2014 Oral-B USA 500 $132,824 33 18 Running 335/325 - 26 - -
9/6/2014 Federated Auto Parts 400 $109,329 14 18 Running 399/400 - 26 - -
9/13/2014 Jimmy John's Freaky Fast 300 $20,975 6 11 Running 200/200 - - - -
9/14/2014 MyAFibStory.com 400 $127,224 9 21 Running 266/267 - 23 - -
9/21/2014 Sylvania 300 $116,254 23 15 Running 303/300 - 29 - -
9/28/2014 AAA 400 $111,229 19 16 Running 399/400 - 28 - -
10/4/2014 Kansas Lottery 300 $34,825 8 4 Running 200/200 - - - -
10/5/2014 Hollywood Casino 400 $138,584 13 9 Running 267/267 - 35 - -
10/11/2014 Bank of America 500 $79,444 6 42 Engine 134/334 - 2 - -
10/19/2014 GEICO 500 $108,954 20 36 Accident 188/188 - 8 - -
10/26/2014 Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 $112,329 14 14 Running 500/500 - 30 - -
11/2/2014 AAA Texas 500 $134,954 15 17 Running 341/334 - 27 - -
11/9/2014 Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 $106,579 11 23 Running 312/312 - 21 - -
11/15/2014 Ford EcoBoost 300 $18,825 31 12 Running 206/200 3 - - -
11/16/2014 Ford EcoBoost 400 $172,664 16 4 Running 267/267 - 40 - -

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November 3, 2014

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Menard finished 17th in Sunday’s AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.

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October 5, 2014

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Menard finished ninth in the Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway Sunday afternoon.

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October 2, 2014

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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. Justin Alexander, currently a race engineer on the No. 27 Menards Chevy team, will take over the crew chief role with Menard as the driver, rcrracing.com reports.

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September 29, 2014

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Menard climbed three spots to finish 16th in the AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway on Sunday afternoon.

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September 22, 2014

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Despite starting 23rd, Menard finished 15th in the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway Sunday afternoon.

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September 14, 2014

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Menard started in the top 10, but ended up finishing 21st in Sunday’s MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway.

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