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Menards' drought at Indy ends

INDIANAPOLIS --- John Menard tried unsuccessfully for 35 years...Twenty-seven different drivers worked for John Menard during a 35-year stretch in IndyCar...bricks for such a long time," John Menard said.Paul Menard gained track...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2011-07-31/menards-drought-indy-ends
Nationwide begins to change its sponsorships

...Childress Racing because he father has the deepest pockets of anyone associated with NASCAR.According to Forbes.com, John Menard is worth $7.5 billion. His home improvement warehouse stores throughout the Midwest helped him move to 57th on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-09-18/nationwide-begins-change-i
Menard takes Brickyard 400

INDIANAPOLIS -- John Menard tried unsuccessfully for 35 years...Twenty-seven different drivers worked for John Menard during a 35-year stretch in IndyCar...these bricks for such a long time," John Menard said.Like so many races in NASCAR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2011-07-31/menard-takes-brickyard-400
Menard gets Busch ride from DEI

...schedule in 2005, DEI said Wednesday. The new team will be sponsored by Menards Super Home Centers, the company owned by John Menard, Paul's father and a longtime team owner in the Indy Racing League. DEI discontinued its Busch operation to concentrate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/24/nas_420024.shtml
Nascar
A.J. Foyt IV youngest driver to pass Indy 500 rookie test

...were Vitor Meira, Buddy Rice, Dan Wheldon, Roger Yasukawa and Tony Renna. Driving a Chevrolet-powered Dallara for John Menard, Meira ran the day's fastest lap at 225.461 mph. Wheldon's best was 222.654, just ahead of Yasukawa's 222...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/22/nas_370404.shtml
Nascar
Ray is big favorite in Indy pole qualifying

...1999 series champion, has won 11 poles in his last 21 Indy Racing League events - all of them since taking a ride from John Menard at the beginning of his championship season. "The Menard team does a great job and he may jump up a couple of miles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/12/oth_312483.shtml
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Grown-up Gordon reunites with Ford

...haven't been easy, but Gordon is making it work and proving to be a solid businessman along the way. An engine deal with John Menard, a newcomer to NASCAR, didn't work and cost Gordon seven races last season, including the Daytona 500. So he made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/17/nas_100785.shtml
Nascar
Childress banking on newest addition

...have more funding, courtesy the Menard family's Wisconsin-based home improvement company. Menard's father, John Menard Jr., has a net worth of $5.5 billion according to Forbes magazine.Menard will need better finishes to fend off...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2010-08-14/childress-banking-newest-a
Nascar | Sports
Overtime

...and was alert and conscious, speedway officials said. He was complaining of upper back and neck pain. Driving for John Menard, Jones spun into the wall in turn one, crossed the warm-up lane and hit the inside guardrail with the left side...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/08/oth_343685.shtml
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Montoya wins Indy 500

...team," said Montoya, a seven-time CART winner last year as a rookie. "We're not here with a CART flag." But John Menard, one of the original IRL team owners, saw Montoya's overwhelming victory as proof that the newer open-wheel series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/29/oth_290600.shtml
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