Jamie McMurray


Biography


Jamie McMurray will compete in the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) season, as driver the No. 1 Chevrolet SS for Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (CGRFS).  Throughout his career, McMurray has 650 starts in NASCAR’s top three divisions, NSCS, NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) and the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS).  With a total of 16 wins, 17 poles, 86 top-five finishes and 195 top-10 finishes.  He is one of only three drivers to have won the Daytona 500 and the Brickyard 400 in a single season (2010). 

The 2015 season will mark the 13th full-time year of NSCS competition for the 2003 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Rookie of the Year. To date, McMurray has 438 career starts in the NSCS resulting in seven wins, 52 top-fives and 121 top-10s. He also grabbed 11 pole awards and has led 1,853 laps of competition along the way. 

The Partnership


About Jamie McMurray


Team: Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates
Birthday: July 03, 1976
Birthplace: Joplin, MO
Residence: Mooresville, NC
Height: 5'8''
Weight: 150 lbs
Primary Sponsor: McDonald's / Cessna
Car: No. 1 McDonald's/Cessna Chevy SS
Crew Chief: Matt McCall
Website: JamieMcMurray.com

Career Highlights


2014 Sprint All-Star Race winner. Earned two poles, seven Top 5 and 13 Top 10 finishes.

2013 One win, one pole, nine top-ten finishes and four top-five finishes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series coming home 15th in the championship standings

2012 Three top-ten finishes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series with a final ranking of 21st in the championship standings

2011 One pole, two top-fives and four top-tens in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series along with finishing 2nd in the Rolex 24 at Daytona

2010 Three wins (including the 2010 Daytona 500 and the 2010 Brickyard 400), four poles, nine top-five finishes, 12 top-ten finishes and 14th in the final points standings

2009 One win, one top-five finishes, five top-ten finishes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

2008 One win, one pole, four top-five finishes and 11 top-ten finishes in the NASCAR Spring Cup Series

2007 Three top-five finishes and nine top-ten finishes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

2006 Three top-five finishes and Seven top-ten finishes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

2005 Four top-five finishes, ten top-ten finishes and 12th in the final points standing for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

2004 Nine top-five finishes and 23 top-ten finishes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series while also winning three NASCAR Nationwide Series races

2003 First full-time season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series where he earned one pole, five top-five finishes, 13 top-ten finishes, 13th in the final points standings and Rookie of the Year honors 

2002 McMurray captured his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win at Charlotte Motor Speedway while filling in for Sterling Marlin. He also ran a full-time NASCAR Nationwide Series schedule where he brought back two wins, six top-five, and 14 top-ten finishes. This performance brought him home 6th in the NASCAR Nationwide Series standings.

2001 Earned three top-ten finishes in the NASCAR Nationwide Series

2000 Competed in 15 NASCAR Craftsmen Truck Series races where he earned two poles, one top-five and three top-ten finishes