Sprint
Paul Menard (2012)
Profile
Birthdate  
Hometown Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Team Richard Childress Racing
Primary Sponsor Menard's
Owner Richard Childress
Car Chevrolet
Car No. 27
Crew Chief Justin Alexander
2012 Statistics
Driver Points 1008 Driver Points Rank 3
Races Won 0 Points per NASCAR Race 28
Races Won (%) 0% NASCAR Won (%) 0%
Average Start 16.2 Average Finish Overall 15.5
Average Finish Last 5 12.4 Average Finish Last 10 16.6
Driver Races Run 36 Points per Driver Race Run 28
NASCAR Races Run 36 Percentage NASCAR Races Run 100%
Top 5 Finishes 1 Races Top 5 (%) 2.8%
Top 10 Finishes 9 Races Top 10 (%) 25%
NASCAR Top 5 (%) 2.8% NASCAR Top 10 (%) 25%
Avg Start-to-Finish +0.7 Best Start Position 3
Driver Laps Run 10,406 Driver Races Laps 10,503
Percentage Race Laps Run 99.1% Percentage Races Finished Laps Run 99.1%
NASCAR Races Laps 10,503 Percentage NASCAR Laps Run 99.1%
Did Not Finish 1 Did Not Finish (%) 2.8%
2012 Race by Race for Paul Menard
Date Event Name Finish Start Laps Run Race Laps Pts/Bon Earned Odds Finish Status Winnings
2/18/12 Budweiser Shootout 23 24 8 82 0/0 12-1 Accident $18030
2/23/12 Gatorade Duel 1 24 8 8 60 0/0 25-1 Accident $0
2/27/12 Daytona 500 6 37 202 202 41/1 20-1 Running $427900
3/4/12 Subway Fresh Fit 500 31 20 303 312 13/0 40-1 Running $79385
3/11/12 Kobalt Tools 400 7 26 267 267 37/0 60-1 Running $127865
3/18/12 Food City 500 10 11 500 500 34/0 60-1 Running $102060
3/25/12 Auto Club 400 19 27 128 129 25/0 60-1 Running $98705
4/1/12 Goody's Fast Relief 500 26 11 510 515 18/0 100-1 Running $84685
4/14/12 Samsung Mobile 500 18 11 333 334 26/0 100-1 Running $121980
4/22/12 STP 400 18 19 266 267 26/0 60-1 Running $88785
4/28/12 Richmond 400 13 31 400 400 31/0 100-1 Running $88110
5/6/12 Aaron's 499 17 17 194 194 28/1 40-1 Running $103330
5/12/12 Bojangles' Southern 500 13 14 368 368 31/0 100-1 Running $100705
5/19/12 Sprint All-Star Race 16 7 90 100 0/0 40-1 Running $73765
5/27/12 Coca-Cola 600 15 9 398 400 29/0 100-1 Running $113305
6/3/12 FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks 17 20 400 400 27/0 100-1 Running $100805
6/10/12 Pocono 400 9 3 160 160 35/0 100-1 Running $92810
6/17/12 Quicken Loans 400 22 18 199 200 22/0 300-1 Running $88935
6/24/12 Toyota/Save Mart 350 20 23 112 112 24/0 100-1 Running $93630
6/30/12 Quaker State 400 12 15 267 267 32/0 100-1 Running $89960
7/7/12 Coke Zero 400 14 13 160 160 30/0 60-1 Running $111380
7/15/12 Lenox Industrial Tools 301 17 13 301 301 27/0 100-1 Running $89635
7/29/12 Crown Royal presents the Curtiss Shaver 400 at the Brickyard 14 8 160 160 30/0 60-1 Running $167300
8/5/12 Pennsylvania 400 11 3 98 160 33/0 100-1 Running $94760
8/12/12 Finger Lakes 335 at The Glen 12 22 90 90 32/0 75-1 Running $85610
8/19/12 Pure Michigan 400 9 10 201 200 11/1 100-1 Running $96110
8/25/12 IRWIN Tools Night Race 10 7 500 500 34/0 75-1 Running $117365
9/2/12 AdvoCare 500 8 18 327 327 36/0 100-1 Running $120390
9/8/12 Federated Auto Parts 400 23 25 398 400 21/0 - Running $83385
9/16/12 Geico 400 15 11 267 267 29/0 100-1 Running $105280
9/23/12 Sylvania 300 12 7 300 300 32/0 100-1 Running $94135
9/30/12 AAA 400 22 19 396 400 22/0 100-1 Running $84735
10/7/12 Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500 28 16 188 189 16/0 40-1 Accident $86460
10/13/12 Bank of America 500 27 24 328 334 17/0 200-1 Running $79860
10/21/12 Hollywood Casino 400 3 14 267 267 42/1 200-1 Running $177615
10/28/12 Tums Fast Relief 500 12 9 500 500 32/0 100-1 Running $88585
11/4/12 AAA Texas 500 27 27 332 335 17/0 200-1 Running $106585
11/11/12 AdvoCare 500 9 7 319 319 35/0 100-1 Running $93485
11/18/12 Ford EcoBoost 400 11 18 267 267 33/0 200-1 Running $84810