Michael Waltrip - 2008

Bio

Birthdate: Apr 30, 1963
Hometown: Owensboro, Kentucky
Team: Michael Waltrip Racing
Sponsor: NAPA Auto Parts
Owner: Buffy Waltrip
Car: Toyota
Car No.: 55
Crew Chief: Buddy Sisco

2008 Statistics

Driver Points 2889 Driver Points Rank 29
Races Won 0 Points per NASCAR Race 80.2
Races Won % 0% NASCAR Won % 0%
Average Start 30.5 Average Finish 28.2
Driver Races Run 36 Points per Driver Race Run 80.2
NASCAR Races Run 36 Percentage NASCAR Races Run 100%
Top 5 Finishes 1 Races Top 5 % 2.8%
Top 10 Finishes 2 Races Top 10 % 5.6%
NASCAR Top 5 % 2.8% NASCAR Top 10 % 5.6%
Avg Start-to-Finishes +2.2 Best Start Position 2
Driver Laps Run 10325 Driver Races Laps 10738
Percentage Races Laps Run 96.2% Percentage Races Finished Laps Run 98.2%
NASCAR Races Laps 10738 Percentage NASCAR Laps Run 96.2%
Did Not Finish 2 Did Not Finish % 5.6%

* indicates exhibition race
2008 Race by Race for Michael Waltrip

Date Event Name Finish Start Laps
Run
Race
Laps
Finish
Status
Pts/Bon
Earned
Winnings Odds
02/09/08 Budweiser Shootout * 11 3 70 70 Running 135/0 $43,000 50-1
02/14/08 Gatorade Duel 2 * 13 1 64 64 Running 0/0 $0 20-1
02/17/08 Daytona 500 29 2 200 200 Running 81/5 $275,135 10-1 (f)
02/25/08 Auto Club 500 28 41 248 250 Running 79/0 $92,247 60-1 (f)
03/02/08 UAW-Dodge 400 31 22 265 267 Running 70/0 $93,833 -
03/09/08 Kobalt Tools 500 30 27 321 325 Running 73/0 $81,508 20-1 (f)
03/16/08 Food City 500 23 40 503 506 Running 99/5 $96,833 -
03/30/08 Goody's Cool Orange 500 35 16 483 500 Running 58/0 $82,383 100-1
04/06/08 Samsung 500 31 20 333 339 Running 70/0 $99,997 100-1
04/12/08 Subway Fresh Fit 500 24 28 310 312 Running 91/0 $82,833 100-1
04/27/08 Aaron's 499 27 27 188 188 Running 87/5 $90,622 40-1
05/03/08 Crown Royal Presents the Dan Lowry 400 37 27 352 410 Other 52/0 $75,397 100-1
05/10/08 Dodge Challenger 500 24 37 364 367 Running 91/0 $86,008 100-1
05/17/08 NASCAR Sprint Showdown * 20 14 40 40 Running 0/0 $34,375 40-1
05/25/08 Coca-Cola 600 27 29 397 400 Running 82/0 $103,108 500-1
06/01/08 Best Buy 400 Benefiting Student Clubs for Autism Speaks 28 40 393 400 Running 79/0 $91,608 100-1
06/08/08 Pocono 500 37 19 199 200 Running 52/0 $63,425 500-1
06/15/08 LifeLock 400 23 38 203 203 Running 99/5 $96,408 250-1
06/22/08 Toyota/Save Mart 350 25 35 112 112 Running 88/0 $86,672 250-1
06/29/08 Lenox Industrial Tools 301 2 36 284 284 Running 170/0 $209,333 250-1
07/05/08 Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola 27 29 162 162 Running 87/5 $98,622 50-1
07/12/08 LifeLock.com 400 36 28 264 267 Running 55/0 $92,108 300-1
07/27/08 Allstate 400 43 34 91 160 Running 34/0 $139,494 100-1
08/03/08 Pennsylvania 500 43 42 24 200 Engine 39/5 $62,999 100-1
08/10/08 Centuion Boats at the Glen 39 33 83 90 Running 46/0 $70,072 40-1 (f)
08/17/08 3M Performance 400 19 42 199 203 Running 106/0 $94,608 500-1
08/23/08 Sharpie 500 30 42 492 500 Running 73/0 $101,433 100-1
08/31/08 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 500 33 30 248 250 Running 69/5 $99,808 500-1
09/07/08 Chevy Rock & Roll 400 28 34 400 400 Running 79/0 $79,697 50-1 (f)
09/14/08 Sylvania 300 25 32 299 300 Running 88/0 $92,458 100-1 (f)
09/21/08 Dover 400 10 40 400 400 Running 139/5 $118,783 50-1 (f)
09/28/08 Kansas 400 35 29 264 267 Running 63/5 $45,758 100-1 (f)
10/05/08 Amp Energy 500 19 25 187 190 Running 111/5 $88,072 -
10/11/08 Bank of America 500 24 31 332 337 Running 96/5 $85,458 100-1
10/19/08 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 500 18 31 502 506 Running 109/0 $97,258 500-1
10/26/08 Pep Boys Auto 500 37 29 317 329 Running 52/0 $91,147 50-1 (f)
11/02/08 Dickies 500 27 15 331 334 Running 82/0 $115,408 100-1 (f)
11/09/08 Checker Auto Parts 500 presented by Pennzoil 24 25 311 313 Running 91/0 $83,683 500-1
11/16/08 Ford 400 38 42 264 267 Running 49/0 $72,547 500-1