Posts tagged "ganassi"

Finishing strong

No. 1 McDonald’s Chevrolet Homestead: Championship race in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs Jamie McMurray’s record at the 1.5-mile Homestead-Miami Speedway: 15 Cup starts 3 Top-5 finishes 5 Top-10 finishes 1 lap led 15.6 Average Finish (ranks third among active tracks) 2 top-five finishes in the past three races at Homestead “I am looking forward […]

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Seeking Reversal of Fortune at Phoenix

No. 1 Cessna Chevrolet Phoenix: Race 3 of 3 in the Round of Eight in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs Jamie McMurray’s record at the 1-mile Phoenix International Raceway: 28 Cup starts 2 Top-5 finishes 4 Top-10 finishes 31 laps led 19.2 Average Finish (ranks 15th among active tracks) 8.0 Average qualifying position in […]

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Late wreck dooms McMurray in Kansas

Jamie McMurray’s title hopes officially ended when the No. 1 Cessna Chevrolet was caught up in a 15-car wreck during the late stages of Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway. McMurray, who ran in the top-five for most of the race, was running fourth on lap 199 when he was collected […]

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Talladega is all about survival

No. 1 Cessna Chevrolet Talladega: Race 2 of 3 in the Round of 12 in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs Jamie McMurray’s record at the 2.66-mile Talladega Superpeedway 30 Cup starts 2 Wins (2009, 2013) 8 Top Fives 9 Top 10’s 242 laps led 19.5 Average Finish (ranks 18th among active tracks) “Talladega is […]

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Team JMac Aiming to Advance on Sunday

No. 1 GearWrench Chevrolet Dover International Raceway, Sunday, Oct. 1 Race three of three in the Round of 16. The playoff field will be cut from 16 to 12 at the conclusion of Dover’s race. Jamie McMurray currently stands 11th, nine points ahead of the cutoff (13th). In 29 races at the Monster Mile, McMurray […]

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Late-Race Contact Hinders JMac Finish

Despite running in the top-10 for most of the afternoon at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, contact with another car, late in the race, forced Jamie McMurray to bring the No. 1 Cessna Chevrolet to pit road for an unscheduled stop. Restarting 19th with only 25 laps remaining, McMurray was able to get several positions back and […]

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Track Position is critical at NHMS

No. 1 Cessna Chevrolet Jamie McMurray and the No. 1 team head to the Magic Mile, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, this weekend for race number two in the opening round of 16 in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs. After finishing 10th at Chicagoland Speedway last Sunday, McMurray moved from 16th to 11th in […]

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10th in Playoff Opener at Chicago

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Playoffs start Sunday at Chicagoland

Jamie McMurray, No. 1 McDonald’s/Cessna Chevrolet The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs start this weekend at Chicagoland Speedway, located in Joliet, Ill. Jamie McMurray finished the regular season ranked eighth in the championship point standings, but with the reset, he is listed in the 16th position, 50 points behind first place. The Round of […]

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Regular Season winds down at Richmond

Jamie McMurray, No. 1 McDonald’s Chevrolet “I think most everyone likes racing at Richmond. This is a place that tires seem to dictate as much as anything as to what groove we run. I feel like the day races are a little bit better than the night races because the groove seems to widen out […]

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